Denny McLain

Position
Pitcher
Years
1963-1972
Hall Rating
39
Next Ballot
Denny McLain is next eligible for the Hall of Fame via the Golden Days Era Committee in 2022.
Peak
18%
Longevity
82%

Rankings by Hall Rating

Franchise Contributions by Hall Rating

Career Statistics

Win-Value Statistics
WAR WAA adjWAR adjWAA
About the stats
19.3 3.5 19.3 12.6
Run-Value Statistics
Bat Run DP Fld Pos Pit
-85 -2 1 0 78 11
Season-by-Season Statistics
Year Team WAA WAR
1963 DET -0.2 0.0
1964 DET -0.4 0.4
1965 DET 2.2 4.0
1966 DET 0.1 2.3
1967 DET -2.6 -0.7
1968 DET 4.5 7.4
1969 DET 5.0 7.8
1970 DET -0.4 0.4
1971 WSA (TEX) -2.3 -0.4
1972 2 teams -2.3 -1.8
1972 OAK -1.1 -0.9
1972 ATL -1.2 -0.9
BBWAA Voting Results
Year Percentage
1978
0.3%
1979
0.7%
1985
0.5%
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