Rafael Palmeiro

Position
First Baseman
Years
1986–2005
Hall Rating
126
Hall of Stats
Inductee
Hall of Merit
Inductee
Next Ballot
Rafael Palmeiro is next eligible for the Hall of Fame via the Contemporary Baseball Era Committee in 2023.
Peak
42%
Longevity
58%

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Rankings by Hall Rating

Franchise Contributions by Hall Rating

Career Statistics

Win-Value Statistics
WAR WAA adjWAR adjWAA
About the stats
72.2 30.3 73.3 33.7
Run-Value Statistics
Bat Run DP Fld Pos
431 -8 -8 46 -164
Season-by-Season Statistics
Year Team WAA WAR
1986 CHC -0.4 -0.1
1987 CHC -0.2 0.7
1988 CHC 0.1 2.4
1989 TEX 0.5 2.6
1990 TEX 2.0 4.3
1991 TEX 3.5 5.8
1992 TEX 1.7 4.1
1993 TEX 4.5 6.9
1994 BAL 2.3 4.0
1995 BAL 3.4 5.5
1996 BAL 2.1 4.5
1997 BAL 0.8 3.2
1998 BAL 3.8 6.3
1999 TEX 2.8 5.2
2000 TEX 0.6 2.9
2001 TEX 2.2 4.7
2002 TEX 2.2 4.5
2003 TEX 1.2 3.6
2004 BAL -1.5 0.8
2005 BAL -1.3 0.3
BBWAA Voting Results
Year Percentage
2011
11.0%
2012
12.6%
2013
8.8%
2014
4.4%
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