Johnny Sain

Position
Pitcher
Years
1942–1955
Hall Rating
51
Next Ballot
Johnny Sain is next eligible for the Hall of Fame via the Classic Baseball Era Committee in 2025.
Peak
34%
Longevity
66%

Rankings by Hall Rating

Franchise Contributions by Hall Rating

Career Statistics

Win-Value Statistics
WAR WAA adjWAR adjWAA
About the stats
29.3 10.0 30.1 13.5
Run-Value Statistics
Bat Run DP Fld Pos Pit
-43 -2 0 0 0 39
Season-by-Season Statistics
Year Team WAA WAR
1942 BSN (ATL) -1.5 -1.2
1946 BSN (ATL) 5.4 8.0
1947 BSN (ATL) 2.8 5.5
1948 BSN (ATL) 5.3 8.6
1949 BSN (ATL) -2.9 -0.5
1950 BSN (ATL) 0.3 3.0
1951 2 teams -0.9 0.9
1951 BSN (ATL) -1.0 0.5
1951 NYY 0.1 0.4
1952 NYY -0.7 0.2
1953 NYY 1.8 3.3
1954 NYY 1.0 1.8
1955 2 teams -0.6 -0.3
1955 NYY -0.2 -0.1
1955 KCA (OAK) -0.4 -0.2
BBWAA Voting Results
Year Percentage
1962
0.6%
1964
1.5%
1968
2.5%
1969
2.4%
1970
3.0%
1971
3.1%
1972
5.3%
1973
12.4%
1974
14.0%
1975
34.0%
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Lefty Tyler (43) 61
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Hooks Wiltse (52) 67
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Esteban Loaiza (42) 70
Dick Donovan (40) 73
Ken Forsch (48) 75
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