Bill Russell

Position
Shortstop
Years
1969–1986
Hall Rating
47
Next Ballot
Bill Russell is next eligible for the Hall of Fame via the Classic Baseball Era Committee in 2025.
Peak
17%
Longevity
83%

Rankings by Hall Rating

Franchise Contributions by Hall Rating

Career Statistics

Win-Value Statistics
WAR WAA adjWAR adjWAA
About the stats
31.5 5.4 31.7 10.3
Run-Value Statistics
Bat Run DP Fld Pos
-155 23 8 77 104
Season-by-Season Statistics
Year Team WAA WAR
1969 LAD 0.9 1.7
1970 LAD 1.0 2.0
1971 LAD -0.4 0.3
1972 LAD 0.7 2.2
1973 LAD 0.7 2.8
1974 LAD 1.0 3.0
1975 LAD 0.2 1.1
1976 LAD 0.8 2.6
1977 LAD 0.9 3.0
1978 LAD 0.8 2.8
1979 LAD -2.4 -0.3
1980 LAD 0.4 2.2
1981 LAD -0.4 0.6
1982 LAD 2.9 4.9
1983 LAD 0.0 1.8
1984 LAD -0.9 0.1
1985 LAD -0.3 0.4
1986 LAD -0.5 0.3
BBWAA Voting Results
Year Percentage
1992
0.7%
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