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Jim Britt

James Edward Britt

Position: Pitcher
Bats: Unknown, Throws: Unknown
Height: 5' 6"

Born: February 25, 1856 in Brooklyn, NY
High School: Tonawanda HS (Tonawanda, NY)(All Transactions)
Debut: May 2, 1872 (Age 16.067)
Rookie Status: Exceeded rookie limits during 1872 season [*]
Team: Atlantics 1872-1873

Final Game: November 1, 1873 (Age 17.249)
Died: February 28, 1923 in San Francisco, CA
Buried: Holy Cross Cemetery, Colma, CA
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Standard Pitching

Year Age Tm Lg W L W-L% ERA G GS GF CG SHO SV IP H R ER HR BB IBB SO HBP BK WP BF ERA+ FIP WHIP H9 HR9 BB9 SO9 SO/W Awards
1872 16 BRA NA 9 28 .243 4.53 37 37 0 37 0 0 336.0 568 473 169 6 21 13 1 26 1762 97 3.77 1.753 15.2 0.2 0.6 0.3 0.62
1873 17 BRA NA 17 36 .321 4.08 54 54 0 51 1 0 480.2 696 519 218 6 41 16 0 19 2353 78 3.45 1.533 13.0 0.1 0.8 0.3 0.39
2 Yrs 26 64 .289 4.26 91 91 0 88 1 0 816.2 1264 992 387 12 62 29 1 45 4115 86 3.58 1.624 13.9 0.1 0.7 0.3 0.47
162 Game Avg. 10 24 .289 4.26 34 34 0 33 0 0 305 472 371 145 4 23 11 0 17 1537 86 3.58 1.624 13.9 0.1 0.7 0.3 0.47
Hold your mouse over the values in the Saves, ERA, or FIP columns for additional information.

Player Value--Pitchers

WAR Explained (v2.2): 8+ MVP, 5+ A-S, 2+ Starter, 0-2 Sub, < 0 Repl
Year Age Tm Lg IP G GS R RA9 RA9opp RA9def RA9role PPFp RA9avg RAA WAA gmLI WAAadj WAR RAR waaWL% 162WL% Salary Awards
1872 16 BRA NA 336.0 37 37 473 12.67 9.58 -0.24 0.00 122.0 11.99 -31 -1.9 -0.8 0.3 38 .449 .488
1873 17 BRA NA 480.2 54 54 519 9.72 9.37 0.29 0.00 94.0 8.54 -59 -3.6 -0.8 0.0 25 .433 .478
2 Seasons 816.2 91 91 992 10.93 9.46 0.07 0.00 105.5 9.96 -90 -5.5 -1.7 0.3 64 .439 .482

Cumulative Pitching

Year Age W L W-L% ERA G GS GF CG SHO SV IP H R ER HR BB IBB SO HBP BK WP BF ERA+ WHIP H9 HR9 BB9 SO9 SO/W ERA+
1872 16 9 28 .243 4.53 37 37 0 37 0 0 336.0 568 473 169 6 21 13 1 26 1762 97 1.753 15.2 0.2 0.6 0.3 0.62 97
1873 17 26 64 .289 4.26 91 91 0 88 1 0 816.2 1264 992 387 12 62 29 1 45 4115 86 1.624 13.9 0.1 0.7 0.3 0.47 86

Neutralized Pitching

Change to: Default / 750 Runs / 1968 Dodgers / 2000 Rockies or

All seasons are converted to 162-game seasons &
average team scoring of 716 total runs (4.42 R/G)
How this works
Year Age W L W-L% ERA IP H R ER HR BB SO HBP WHIP H9 BB9 SO9 SO/W HR9 Gact
1872 16 80 103 .437 4.56 1649.0 1532 928 835 16 57 64 0 0.964 8.4 0.3 0.3 1.12 0.1 37
1873 17 86 111 .437 4.58 1770.0 1676 1000 900 14 99 59 0 1.003 8.5 0.5 0.3 0.60 0.1 54
2 Yrs 166 214 .437 4.57 3419.0 3208 1928 1735 30 156 123 0 0.984 8.4 0.3 0.79 0.1 91

Appearances on Leader Boards, Awards, and Honors

Stats are Year-Value-Rank · Glossary

WAR for Pitcherss c a p y
1872 NA  0.3 (9th)

Earned Run Average s c a p y
1872 NA  4.53 (9th)
1873 NA  4.08 (8th)

Wins s c a p y
1872 NA  9 (7th)
1873 NA  17 (6th)

Win-Loss % s c a p y
1872 NA  .243 (10th)
1873 NA  .321 (8th)

Walks & Hits per IP s c a p y
1872 NA  1.753 (10th)
1873 NA  1.533 (7th)

Hits per 9 IP s c a p y
1872 NA  15.214 (10th)
1873 NA  13.032 (7th)

Bases On Balls per 9 IP s c a p y
1872 NA  0.563 (7th)
1873 NA  0.768 (5th)

Strikeouts per 9 IP s c a p y
1873 NA  0.300 (9th)

Games Played s c a p y
1872 NA  37 (5th)
1873 NA  54 (2nd)

Innings Pitched s c a p y
1872 NA  336.0 (5th)
1873 NA  480.7 (2nd)

Strikeouts s c a p y
1872 NA  13 (7th)
1873 NA  16 (6th)

Games Started s c a p y
1872 NA  37 (5th)
1873 NA  54 (1st)

Complete Games s c a p y
1872 NA  37 (5th)
1873 NA  51 (1st)

Shutouts s c a p y
1873 NA  1 (3rd)

Home Runs s c a p y
1872 NA  6 (1st)
1873 NA  6 (2nd)

Bases on Balls s c a p y
1872 NA  21 (5th)
1873 NA  41 (3rd)

Hits s c a p y
1872 NA  568 (2nd)
1873 NA  696 (1st)

Strikeouts / Base On Balls s c a p y
1872 NA  0.619 (9th)
1873 NA  0.390 (9th)

Home Runs per 9 IP s c a p y
1872 NA  0.161 (10th)
1873 NA  0.112 (8th)

Losses s c a p y
1872 NA  28 (1st)
1873 NA  36 (1st)

Earned Runs s c a p y
1872 NA  169 (1st)
1873 NA  218 (1st)

Wild Pitches s c a p y
1872 NA  26 (2nd)
1873 NA  19 (2nd)

Batters Faced s c a p y
1872 NA  1,762 (4th)
1873 NA  2,353 (1st)

Adjusted ERA+ s c a p y
1872 NA  97 (7th)
1873 NA  78 (9th)

Fielding Independent Pitching s c a p y
1873 NA  3.45 (8th)

Youngest s c a p y
1872 NA  born 1856-02-25 (1st)
1873 NA  born 1856-02-25 (2nd)

                           

Hall Of Fame Statistics

Player rank in (·)

Black InkPitching - 3 (572), Average HOFer ≈ 40
Gray InkPitching - 53 (489), Average HOFer ≈ 185
Hall of Fame MonitorPitching - 2 (1773), Likely HOFer ≈ 100
Hall of Fame StandardsPitching - 10 (867), Average HOFer ≈ 50
JAWS Starting Pitcher (2530th), -0.3 career WAR/-0.3 7yr-peak WAR/-0.3 JAWS
Average HOF P (out of 59) = 73.4 career WAR/50.2 7yr-peak WAR/61.8 JAWS

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