Rick Dempsey

Position
Catcher
Years
1969–1992
Hall Rating
49
Next Ballot
Rick Dempsey is next eligible for the Hall of Fame via the Contemporary Baseball Era Committee in 2023.
Peak
28%
Longevity
72%

Rankings by Hall Rating

Franchise Contributions by Hall Rating

Career Statistics

Win-Value Statistics
WAR WAA adjWAR adjWAA
About the stats
25.4 7.2 30.3 12.3
Run-Value Statistics
Bat Run DP Fld Pos Pit
-79 -9 -9 1 89 0
Season-by-Season Statistics
Year Team WAA WAR
1969 MIN 0.1 0.2
1970 MIN -0.3 -0.3
1971 MIN 0.1 0.1
1972 MIN -0.3 -0.1
1973 NYY -0.2 -0.1
1974 NYY 0.5 0.9
1975 NYY -0.2 0.4
1976 2 teams -0.2 0.7
1976 NYY -0.3 -0.1
1976 BAL 0.1 0.8
1977 BAL 0.2 1.3
1978 BAL 1.5 3.3
1979 BAL 0.9 2.3
1980 BAL 1.8 3.1
1981 BAL 0.7 1.6
1982 BAL 0.3 1.6
1983 BAL 0.3 1.6
1984 BAL -0.5 0.8
1985 BAL 1.7 3.0
1986 BAL 0.8 2.1
1987 CLE -1.1 -0.5
1988 LAD 1.2 1.9
1989 LAD 0.4 1.0
1990 LAD -0.3 0.2
1991 MIL 0.0 0.5
1992 BAL -0.2 -0.2
BBWAA Voting Results
Year Percentage
1998
0.2%
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