Joe Niekro

Position
Pitcher
Years
1967-1988
Hall Rating
46
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Joe Niekro is next eligible for the Hall of Fame via the Modern Baseball Era Committee in 2024.

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Franchise Contributions by Hall Rating

Career Statistics

Win-Value Statistics
WAR WAA adjWAR adjWAA
About the stats
29.7 -1.5 31.6 9.9
Run-Value Statistics
Bat Run DP Fld Pos Pit
-122 -1 -1 0 134 -8
Season-by-Season Statistics
Year Team WAA WAR
1967 CHC 0.6 2.2
1968 CHC -2.8 -1.3
1969 2 teams 0.5 2.5
1969 CHC 0.1 0.3
1969 SDP 0.4 2.2
1970 DET 1.2 3.1
1971 DET -0.7 0.4
1972 DET 0.2 0.6
1973 ATL 0.0 0.2
1974 ATL -0.2 0.1
1975 HOU 0.7 1.5
1976 HOU -1.0 0.0
1977 HOU 0.9 2.4
1978 HOU -1.1 0.6
1979 HOU 1.0 3.2
1980 HOU -0.4 1.8
1981 HOU 0.6 2.0
1982 HOU 3.7 6.1
1983 HOU -1.2 1.1
1984 HOU 0.0 2.2
1985 2 teams 0.3 2.2
1985 HOU 0.5 2.3
1985 NYY -0.2 -0.1
1986 NYY -1.7 -0.6
1987 2 teams -1.5 -0.2
1987 NYY 0.3 0.8
1987 MIN -1.8 -1.0
1988 MIN -0.7 -0.4
BBWAA Voting Results
Year Percentage
1994
1.3%
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