Bobby Thomson

Position
Center Fielder
Years
1946-1960
Hall Rating
52
Next Ballot
Bobby Thomson is next eligible for the Hall of Fame via the Golden Days Era Committee in 2022.
Peak
21%
Longevity
79%

Rankings by Hall Rating

Franchise Contributions by Hall Rating

Career Statistics

Win-Value Statistics
WAR WAA adjWAR adjWAA
About the stats
33.9 7.2 34.7 11.7
Run-Value Statistics
Bat Run DP Fld Pos
83 12 -5 27 -31
Season-by-Season Statistics
Year Team WAA WAR
1946 NYG (SFG) 0.1 0.4
1947 NYG (SFG) 1.4 3.7
1948 NYG (SFG) -1.2 0.8
1949 NYG (SFG) 3.7 6.5
1950 NYG (SFG) 0.6 3.0
1951 NYG (SFG) 2.9 5.2
1952 NYG (SFG) 1.9 4.4
1953 NYG (SFG) -0.8 1.6
1954 MLN (ATL) -0.5 -0.1
1955 MLN (ATL) -0.9 0.6
1956 MLN (ATL) -0.4 1.6
1957 2 teams -0.2 1.3
1957 MLN (ATL) -0.2 0.4
1957 NYG (SFG) 0.0 0.9
1958 CHC 0.8 3.1
1959 CHC -0.2 1.4
1960 2 teams 0.0 0.4
1960 BOS 0.3 0.7
1960 BAL -0.3 -0.3
BBWAA Voting Results
Year Percentage
1966
4.0%
1967
3.4%
1967
0.3% (Run-Off)
1968
4.6%
1969
1.8%
1970
1.3%
1971
1.1%
1972
2.5%
1973
0.8%
1974
1.6%
1975
2.8%
1976
2.3%
1977
2.6%
1978
1.3%
1979
2.5%
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Carl Furillo (52) 107
Miller Huggins (58) 109
Don Money (62) 109
Dode Paskert (38) 111
Bing Miller (39) 112
Von Hayes (50) 113
Ron Gant (58) 115
Raul Mondesi (50) 121
John Anderson (43) 124
Kevin McReynolds (49) 125
Greg Vaughn (51) 130
Amos Strunk (45) 131
Rondell White (49) 132
Andy Pafko (60) 136
Terry Puhl (49) 138