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Buster Posey    \BUH-ster POH-zee\

Gerald Dempsey Posey (twitter: @BusterPosey)

Positions: Catcher and First Baseman
Bats: Right, Throws: Right
Height: 6' 1", Weight: 215 lb.

Born: March 27, 1987 in Leesburg, GA
High School: Lee County HS (Leesburg , GA)
School: Florida State University (Tallahassee , FL)
Drafted
by the San Francisco Giants in the 1st round (5th pick) of the 2008 amateur draft.
Signed August 15, 2008. (All Transactions)
Debut: September 11, 2009 (Age 22.168, 17,271st in MLB history)   vs. LAD 1 AB, 0 H, 0 HR, 0 RBI, 0 SB
Rookie Status: Exceeded rookie limits during 2010 season [*]
Team: Giants 2009-2016
2016 Contract Status: Signed thru 2021, 9 yrs/$164M (13-21) (details) [*]
Service Time (01/2016): 5.161, Free Agent: 2022 [*], Agents: CAA Sports (Jeff Berry) [*]
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Standard Batting

Year Age Tm Lg G PA AB R H 2B 3B HR RBI SB CS BB SO BA OBP SLG OPS OPS+ TB GDP HBP SH SF IBB Pos Awards
2009 22 SFG NL 7 17 17 1 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 4 .118 .118 .118 .235 -38 2 0 0 0 0 0 /2
2010 23 SFG NL 108 443 406 58 124 23 2 18 67 0 2 30 55 .305 .357 .505 .862 133 205 12 4 0 3 5 23 MVP-11,RoY-1
2011 24 SFG NL 45 185 162 17 46 5 0 4 21 3 0 18 30 .284 .368 .389 .756 116 63 4 4 0 1 3 2/3
2012 ★ 25 SFG NL 148 610 530 78 178 39 1 24 103 1 1 69 96 .336 .408 .549 .957 171 291 19 2 0 9 7 *23/D AS,MVP-1,SS
2013 ★ 26 SFG NL 148 595 520 61 153 34 1 15 72 2 1 60 70 .294 .371 .450 .821 134 234 15 8 0 7 8 *23/D AS,MVP-20
2014 27 SFG NL 147 605 547 72 170 28 2 22 89 0 1 47 69 .311 .364 .490 .854 143 268 16 3 0 8 5 *23/D MVP-6,SS
2015 ★ 28 SFG NL 150 623 557 74 177 28 0 19 95 2 0 56 52 .318 .379 .470 .849 135 262 17 3 0 7 10 23/D AS,MVP-9,SS
2016 29 SFG NL 66 270 243 41 68 16 1 8 34 4 0 23 33 .280 .341 .453 .793 114 110 7 1 0 3 3 *2/3D
8 Yrs 819 3348 2982 402 918 173 7 110 481 12 5 303 409 .308 .372 .481 .853 139 1435 90 25 0 38 41
162 Game Avg. 162 662 590 80 182 34 1 22 95 2 1 60 81 .308 .372 .481 .853 139 284 18 5 0 8 8

Player Value--Batters

WAR Explained (v2.2): 8+ MVP, 5+ A-S, 2+ Starter, 0-2 Sub, < 0 Repl
Year Age Tm Lg G PA Rbat Rbaser Rdp Rfield Rpos RAA WAA Rrep RAR WAR waaWL% 162WL% oWAR dWAR oRAR Salary Pos Awards
2009 22 SFG NL 7 17 -2 -0 0 0 0 -2 -0.2 1 -1 -0.1 .477 .499 -0.1 0.0 -1 /2
2010 23 SFG NL 108 443 17 1 -0 4 3 25 2.5 14 39 3.9 .524 .516 3.4 0.7 35 23 MVP-11,RoY-1
2011 24 SFG NL 45 185 3 0 -1 3 3 8 0.9 6 14 1.4 .519 .505 1.1 0.6 11 $575,000 2/3
2012 ★ 25 SFG NL 148 610 51 -0 -3 -1 5 52 5.4 19 71 7.3 .537 .533 7.3 0.5 72 $615,000 *23/D AS,MVP-1,SS
2013 ★ 26 SFG NL 148 595 22 -2 -0 4 6 29 3.0 19 49 4.9 .522 .520 4.6 1.0 45 $8,000,000 *23/D AS,MVP-20
2014 27 SFG NL 147 605 30 -0 -1 -2 5 32 3.3 20 52 5.3 .525 .522 5.6 0.2 54 $12,500,000 *23/D MVP-6,SS
2015 ★ 28 SFG NL 150 623 24 0 -2 13 4 40 4.1 20 60 6.1 .529 .526 4.7 1.8 47 $16,500,000 23/D AS,MVP-9,SS
2016 29 SFG NL 66 270 4 1 -0 4 3 12 1.1 9 21 2.0 .519 .508 1.6 0.7 17 *2/3D
8 Seasons 819 3348 150 -1 -8 25 30 196 20.3 107 304 30.8 .526 .521 28.2 5.5 279 $38,190,000

Advanced Batting

Year Age Tm Lg PA Outs RC RC/G AIR BAbip BA lgBA OBP lgOBP SLG lgSLG OPS lgOPS OPS+ OWn% BtRuns BtWins TotA SecA ISO PwrSpd
2009 22 SFG NL 17 15 0 0.0 108 .154 .118 .268 .118 .342 .118 .426 .235 .767 -38 .000 -3.5 -0.3 .133 .000 .000
2010 23 SFG NL 443 299 70 6.3 100 .315 .305 .258 .357 .328 .505 .407 .862 .735 133 .639 17.9 1.8 .801 .268 .200 .0
2011 24 SFG NL 185 121 24 5.3 91 .326 .284 .250 .368 .316 .389 .389 .756 .704 116 .584 4.5 0.4 .733 .235 .105 3.4
2012 25 SFG NL 610 381 117 8.2 91 .368 .336 .248 .408 .312 .549 .393 .957 .704 171 .750 55.5 5.4 .973 .343 .213 1.9
2013 26 SFG NL 595 390 88 6.1 91 .312 .294 .250 .371 .313 .450 .388 .821 .701 134 .652 27.5 2.8 .791 .273 .156 3.5
2014 27 SFG NL 605 402 95 6.4 90 .319 .311 .251 .364 .314 .490 .387 .854 .700 143 .679 31.4 3.2 .805 .263 .179 .0
2015 28 SFG NL 623 404 98 6.5 97 .320 .318 .257 .379 .320 .470 .404 .849 .725 135 .670 28.4 2.8 .814 .257 .153 3.6
2016 29 SFG NL 270 185 37 5.4 101 .293 .280 .255 .341 .324 .453 .416 .793 .740 114 .570 5.3 0.5 .758 .284 .173 5.3
8 Yrs 3348 2197 529 6.5 94 .323 .308 .253 .372 .317 .481 .397 .853 .714 139 .667 167.0 16.6 .820 .277 .173 21.6
162 Game Avg. 662 435 105 6.5 94 .323 .308 .253 .372 .317 .481 .397 .853 .714 139 .667 33 3 .820 .277 .173 4

Postseason Batting

Year Age Tm Lg Series Opp Rslt G PA AB R H 2B 3B HR RBI SB CS BB SO BA OBP SLG OPS TB GDP HBP SH SF IBB
2010 23 SFG NL NLDS ATL W 4 18 16 3 6 1 0 0 0 1 0 2 5 .375 .444 .438 .882 7 1 0 0 0 0
2010 23 SFG NL NLCS PHI W 6 26 23 1 5 2 0 0 3 0 0 3 7 .217 .308 .304 .612 7 0 0 0 0 1
2010 ❍ 23 SFG NL WS TEX W 5 21 20 2 6 0 0 1 2 0 0 1 6 .300 .333 .450 .783 9 0 0 0 0 0
2012 25 SFG NL NLDS CIN W 5 22 19 3 4 0 0 2 5 0 0 3 4 .211 .318 .526 .844 10 0 0 0 0 0
2012 25 SFG NL NLCS STL W 7 30 26 1 4 0 0 0 1 0 0 4 6 .154 .267 .154 .421 4 0 0 0 0 1
2012 ❍ 25 SFG NL WS DET W 4 16 15 1 4 0 0 1 3 0 0 1 5 .267 .313 .467 .779 7 0 0 0 0 0
2014 27 SFG NL NLWC PIT W 1 5 5 1 2 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 .400 .400 .400 .800 2 0 0 0 0 0
2014 27 SFG NL NLDS WSN W 4 20 18 0 7 0 0 0 1 0 1 1 1 .389 .450 .389 .839 7 1 1 0 0 1
2014 27 SFG NL NLCS STL W 5 23 20 3 4 0 0 0 3 0 0 2 3 .200 .261 .200 .461 4 0 0 0 1 0
2014 ❍ 27 SFG NL WS KCR W 7 29 26 1 4 0 0 0 2 0 0 3 3 .154 .241 .154 .395 4 2 0 0 0 1
3 Yrs (10 Series) 48 210 188 16 46 3 0 4 21 1 1 20 40 .245 .319 .324 .644 61 4 1 0 1 4
1 NLWC 1 5 5 1 2 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 .400 .400 .400 .800 2 0 0 0 0 0
3 NLDS 13 60 53 6 17 1 0 2 6 1 1 6 10 .321 .400 .453 .853 24 2 1 0 0 1
3 NLCS 18 79 69 5 13 2 0 0 7 0 0 9 16 .188 .278 .217 .496 15 0 0 0 1 2
3 WS 16 66 61 4 14 0 0 2 7 0 0 5 14 .230 .288 .328 .616 20 2 0 0 0 1

All-Star Batting

Year Tm Lg Age GS PA AB R H 2B 3B HR RBI SB CS BB SO BA OBP SLG OPS TB GDP HBP SH SF IBB
2012 SFG NL 25 as C 3 2 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 .000 .333 .000 .333 0 0 0 0 0 0
2013 SFG NL 26 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 .000 .000 .000 .000 0 0 0 0 0 0
2015 SFG NL 28 as C 2 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0 0 0 0 0 0
3 Yrs (3 GP) 6 5 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 1 .000 .167 .000 .167 0 0 0 0 0 0

Ratio Batting*

Year Age Tm Lg PA HR% SO% BB% XBH% X/H% SO/W AB/SO AB/HR AB/RBI GB/FB GO/AO IP% LD% HR/FB IF/FB
2009 22 SFG NL 17 0.0% 23.5% 0.0% 0.0% 0% 4.3 1.60 1.25 76% 15% 0.0% 0%
2010 23 SFG NL 443 4.1% 12.4% 6.8% 9.7% 35% 1.83 7.4 22.6 6.1 0.97 1.41 76% 20% 10.2% 2%
2011 24 SFG NL 185 2.2% 16.2% 9.7% 4.9% 20% 1.67 5.4 40.5 7.7 1.22 1.33 70% 15% 7.3% 8%
2012 25 SFG NL 610 3.9% 15.7% 11.3% 10.5% 36% 1.39 5.5 22.1 5.1 0.90 1.50 69% 22% 11.1% 7%
2013 26 SFG NL 595 2.5% 11.8% 10.1% 8.4% 33% 1.17 7.4 34.7 7.2 0.88 1.31 74% 23% 6.7% 8%
2014 27 SFG NL 605 3.6% 11.4% 7.8% 8.6% 31% 1.47 7.9 24.9 6.1 0.75 1.03 77% 29% 8.4% 5%
2015 28 SFG NL 623 3.1% 8.4% 9.0% 7.5% 27% 0.93 10.7 29.3 5.9 0.83 1.12 79% 29% 7.5% 10%
2016 29 SFG NL 270 3.0% 12.2% 8.5% 9.3% 37% 1.43 7.4 30.4 7.1 0.92 1.40 76% 31% 7.7% 6%
8 Yrs 3348 3.3% 12.2% 9.1% 8.7% 32% 1.35 7.3 27.1 6.2 0.88 1.26 75% 25% 8.5% 7%
MLB Averages 2.6% 19.5% 8.1% 7.6% 33% 2.40 4.6 34.9 8.3 0.82 1.10 68% 21% 7.7% 13%

Win Probability*

Year Age Tm Lg BtRuns BtWins Plays WPA WPA+ WPA- aLI WPA/LI Clutch RE24 REW boLI RE24/boLI PHlev AB
2009 22 SFG NL -3.5 -0.3 17 -0.0 0.2 -0.2 .78 -0.2 0.1 1.0 0.1 0.89 -1.5 0.01 1
2010 23 SFG NL 17.9 1.8 453 0.9 8.4 -7.5 1.01 2.1 -1.2 27.0 2.7 0.99 23.8 2.21 3
2011 24 SFG NL 4.5 0.4 188 -0.2 3.1 -3.3 1.11 -0.0 -0.2 -2.7 -0.3 0.95 -0.1 1.74 2
2012 25 SFG NL 55.5 5.4 629 4.8 14.4 -9.5 1.05 4.9 -0.3 50.8 5.2 1.00 54.2 2.53 4
2013 26 SFG NL 27.5 2.8 607 2.1 12.3 -10.2 1.07 2.2 -0.3 26.2 2.7 0.97 26.4 2.11 3
2014 27 SFG NL 31.4 3.2 619 4.9 13.4 -8.6 .97 3.0 2.1 33.7 3.5 0.92 34.4 3.24 4
2015 28 SFG NL 28.4 2.8 642 3.5 14.2 -10.7 1.10 2.7 0.5 33.3 3.4 1.00 29.9 3.06 4
2016 29 SFG NL 5.3 0.5 274 1.0 5.6 -4.6 1.09 0.3 0.7 9.5 0.9 0.99 5.5 1.90 3
8 Yrs 167.0 16.6 3429 17.0 71.6 -54.6 1.05 14.9 1.3 178.6 18.3 0.98 172.7 2.39 24

Baserunning & Misc. Stats*

Year Age Tm Lg ROE XI RS% SBO SB CS SB% SB2 CS2 SB3 CS3 SBH CSH PO PCS OOB OOB1 OOB2 OOB3 OOBHm BT XBT% 1stS 1stS2 1stS3 1stD 1stD3 1stDH 2ndS 2ndS3 2ndSH
2009 22 SFG NL 2 0 50% 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
2010 23 SFG NL 4 0 29% 157 0 2 0% 0 1 0 1 0 0 0 0 2 0 1 0 1 15 39% 21 18 3 5 0 5 15 6 8
2011 24 SFG NL 0 0 20% 73 3 0 100% 2 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 1 0 0 3 44% 9 6 3 5 3 2 2 0 2
2012 25 SFG NL 6 0 24% 276 1 1 50% 0 0 1 0 0 1 1 0 2 1 1 0 0 23 26% 36 31 5 15 12 3 15 6 9
2013 26 SFG NL 3 0 22% 220 2 1 67% 2 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 5 0 1 2 2 11 28% 31 24 7 13 6 6 21 14 5
2014 27 SFG NL 5 0 25% 238 0 1 0% 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 4 0 2 2 0 17 36% 29 21 7 10 7 3 16 6 10
2015 28 SFG NL 4 0 25% 266 2 0 100% 2 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 4 1 1 0 2 20 28% 30 29 1 12 10 2 25 7 16
2016 29 SFG NL 2 0 39% 88 4 0 100% 4 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 0 0 0 2 10 35% 18 13 5 4 3 1 12 5 6
8 Yrs 26 0 26% 1321 12 5 71% 10 3 2 1 0 1 2 0 20 2 7 4 7 99 32% 174 142 31 64 41 22 106 44 56

Situational Batting*

Hits Pinch Hitting Home Runs SH GIDP PrdOut BaseRunners Advances
Year Age Tm Lg PA Ptn% H Inf Bnt AB H HR RBI PHlev All GS GSo vRH vLH Hm Rd IP Att Suc % DPopp DPs DP% Opp Suc % BR BRS BRS% <2,3B Scr % 0,2B Adv % PAu
2009 22 SFG NL 17 29% 2 0 0 1 0 0 0 0.01 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 4 0 0% 0 0 7 1 14% 0 0 1 1 100% 0
2010 23 SFG NL 443 25% 124 13 0 3 0 0 0 2.21 18 1 12 12 6 6 12 0 0 0 95 12 13% 33 14 42% 302 52 17% 26 11 42% 20 17 85% 0
2011 24 SFG NL 185 29% 46 6 0 2 0 0 0 1.74 4 0 6 3 1 1 3 0 0 0 23 4 17% 17 7 41% 114 17 15% 11 7 64% 3 2 67% 0
2012 25 SFG NL 610 30% 178 15 0 4 1 0 1 2.53 24 0 13 11 13 7 17 0 0 0 126 19 15% 51 17 33% 429 79 18% 61 39 64% 22 10 45% 0
2013 26 SFG NL 595 29% 153 13 0 3 2 0 0 2.11 15 0 10 11 4 8 7 0 0 0 122 15 12% 49 18 37% 399 59 15% 43 21 49% 21 12 57% 0
2014 27 SFG NL 605 30% 170 9 1 4 1 0 1 3.24 22 1 13 14 8 11 11 0 0 0 122 16 13% 54 28 52% 381 71 19% 36 21 58% 38 23 61% 0
2015 28 SFG NL 623 24% 177 12 0 4 0 0 0 3.06 19 2 15 14 5 6 13 0 0 0 124 17 14% 54 13 24% 434 77 18% 44 23 52% 26 14 54% 0
2016 29 SFG NL 270 31% 68 4 0 3 1 0 1 1.90 8 0 7 6 2 3 5 0 0 0 57 7 12% 23 10 43% 185 29 16% 15 9 60% 17 8 47% 0
8 Yrs 3348 28% 918 72 1 24 5 0 3 2.39 110 4 76 71 39 42 68 0 0 0 673 90 13% 281 107 38% 2251 385 17% 236 131 56% 148 87 59% 0
MLB Averages 54% 67% 11% 31% 14% 51% 55%

Pitch Summary -- Batting*

Year Age Tm Lg PA Pit Pit/PA Str Str% L/Str S/Str F/Str I/Str AS/Str I/Bll AS/Pit Con 1stS 30% 30c 30s 20% 20c 20s 31% 31c 31s L/SO S/SO L/SO% PAu Pitu Stru
2009 22 SFG NL 17 66 3.88 43 65.2% 27.9% 16.3% 25.6% 30.2% 72.1% 0.0% 47.0% 77.4% 29.4% 0.0% 0 0 11.8% 2 1 5.9% 1 1 1 3 25.0% 0 0 0
2010 23 SFG NL 443 1708 3.86 1070 63.3% 26.7% 13.3% 26.9% 33.1% 73.3% 2.7% 46.4% 81.9% 27.3% 3.2% 14 0 13.1% 58 27 9.0% 40 28 15 40 27.3% 0 0 0
2011 24 SFG NL 185 731 3.95 426 59.2% 32.6% 12.7% 23.5% 31.2% 67.4% 3.9% 39.9% 81.2% 21.1% 4.9% 9 1 16.8% 31 13 9.2% 17 7 7 23 23.3% 0 0 0
2012 25 SFG NL 613 2599 4.24 1572 60.9% 31.4% 11.4% 29.1% 28.2% 68.6% 1.7% 41.8% 83.4% 19.9% 6.5% 40 6 17.9% 110 43 10.4% 64 36 25 71 26.0% 0 0 0
2013 26 SFG NL 595 2405 4.04 1432 60.1% 33.4% 9.6% 25.0% 31.9% 66.6% 2.4% 40.0% 85.5% 18.3% 7.6% 45 4 19.0% 113 29 10.9% 65 37 21 49 30.0% 0 0 0
2014 27 SFG NL 605 2326 3.84 1451 62.8% 28.7% 11.0% 26.9% 33.5% 71.3% 1.8% 44.8% 84.6% 26.1% 6.9% 42 8 16.0% 97 33 10.4% 63 40 14 55 20.3% 0 0 0
2015 28 SFG NL 623 2194 3.52 1356 62.8% 23.7% 10.2% 28.4% 37.8% 76.3% 4.2% 47.9% 86.7% 31.9% 6.4% 40 8 16.2% 101 46 8.5% 53 26 10 42 19.2% 0 0 0
2016 29 SFG NL 272 994 3.65 626 63.7% 25.1% 12.8% 28.1% 34.0% 74.9% 3.3% 47.8% 82.9% 29.0% 6.3% 17 2 14.3% 39 17 8.1% 22 11 6 27 18.2% 0 0 0
8 Yrs 3353 13023 3.88 7976 61.9% 28.9% 11.2% 27.1% 32.7% 71.1% 2.6% 44.0% 84.2% 24.8% 6.2% 207 29 16.4% 551 209 9.7% 325 186 99 310 24.2% 0 0 0
MLB Averages 3.82 63.7% 27.6% 15.8% 27.1% 29.5% 72.4% 1.5% 46.1% 78.2% 27.1% 4.7% 14.0% 8.5% 24.2%

Cumulative Batting

Year Age G PA AB R H 2B 3B HR RBI SB CS BB SO BA OBP SLG OPS OPS+ TB GDP HBP SH SF IBB
2009 22 7 17 17 1 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 4 .118 .118 .118 .235 -38 2 0 0 0 0 0
2010 23 115 460 423 59 126 23 2 18 67 0 2 30 59 .298 .348 .489 .837 126 207 12 4 0 3 5
2011 24 160 645 585 76 172 28 2 22 88 3 2 48 89 .294 .353 .462 .815 123 270 16 8 0 4 8
2012 25 308 1255 1115 154 350 67 3 46 191 4 3 117 185 .314 .380 .503 .883 146 561 35 10 0 13 15
2013 26 456 1850 1635 215 503 101 4 61 263 6 4 177 255 .308 .377 .486 .864 142 795 50 18 0 20 23
2014 27 603 2455 2182 287 673 129 6 83 352 6 5 224 324 .308 .374 .487 .861 142 1063 66 21 0 28 28
2015 28 753 3078 2739 361 850 157 6 102 447 8 5 280 376 .310 .375 .484 .859 141 1325 83 24 0 35 38
2016 29 819 3348 2982 402 918 173 7 110 481 12 5 303 409 .308 .372 .481 .853 139 1435 90 25 0 38 41

Neutralized Batting

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

All seasons are converted to 162-game seasons &
average team scoring of 688 total runs (4.25 R/G)
How this works
Year Age G PA AB R H 2B 3B HR RBI SB BB SO BA OBP SLG OPS RC Gact
2009 22 7 17 17 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 4 .000 .000 .000 .000 0 7
2010 23 108 444 407 58 125 23 2 18 68 0 30 55 .307 .358 .506 .864 73 108
2011 24 45 189 165 19 49 5 0 4 23 3 19 30 .297 .381 .400 .781 25 45
2012 25 148 631 545 88 193 42 1 26 117 1 75 96 .354 .428 .578 1.006 136 148
2013 26 148 614 533 70 166 37 1 16 82 2 65 70 .311 .391 .475 .866 98 148
2014 27 147 623 561 82 184 30 2 24 101 0 51 69 .328 .382 .517 .899 111 147
2015 28 150 632 564 79 184 29 0 20 101 2 58 52 .326 .388 .484 .872 106 150
2016 29 66 274 246 44 71 17 1 8 36 4 24 33 .289 .350 .463 .814 40 66
8 Yrs 819 3424 3038 440 972 183 7 116 528 12 322 409 .320 .386 .499 .885 589 819
162 Game Avg. 162 677 601 87 192 36 1 23 104 2 64 81 .320 .386 .499 .885 117 819



* - Disclaimer & Completeness Note

* Many Detailed Statistics are based on play-by-play accounts accumulated by RetroSheet. These totals may be incomplete (3.6% of all plays from 1930 to 1973 are missing or have incomplete accounts, click link for year and team summary of data completeness) for some players prior to 1974 and even complete seasons may not match the official totals due to errors in both the official totals and the play-by-play accounts. Pre-1954 seasons have a substantial numbers of games missing play-by-play accounts and should be viewed as essentially incomplete.

Appearances on Leader Boards, Awards, and Honors

Stats are Year-Value-Rank · Glossary

MVP (yr lg (rk, shr))
2010 NL (11, 9%)
2012 NL (1, 94%)
2013 NL (20, 1%)
2014 NL (6, 36%)
2015 NL (9, 20%)
1 MVP
1.60 Career Shares (140th)

Silver Sluggers
2012 NL (C)
2014 NL (C)
2015 NL (C)
All multiple winners

Monthly Awards (yr-month lg award)
2010 July NL Player of the Month
2010 July NL Rookie of the Month

Weekly Awards (yr-week lg award)
2010 Jul 11th NL Player of the Week
2013 Jun 30th NL Player of the Week
2014 Sep 7th NL Player of the Week

Wins Above Replacements c a p y
2012 NL  7.3 (1st)

WAR Position Playerss c a p y
2012 NL  7.3 (1st)
2015 NL  6.1 (7th)
Active  30.8 (37th)

Offensive WARs c a p y
2012 NL  7.3 (2nd)
2014 NL  5.6 (3rd)
2015 NL  4.7 (9th)
Active  28.2 (42nd)

Defensive WARs c a p y
2015 NL  1.8 (9th)

Batting Average s c a p y
2012 NL  .336 (1st)
2014 NL  .311 (4th)
2015 NL  .318 (4th)
Active  .308 (6th)
Career  .308 (119th)

On-Base% s c a p y
2012 NL  .408 (2nd)
2015 NL  .379 (6th)
Active  .372 (13th)
Career  .372 (236th)

Slugging % s c a p y
2012 NL  .549 (4th)
2014 NL  .490 (10th)
Active  .481 (29th)
Career  .481 (183rd)

On-Base Plus Slugging s c a p y
2012 NL  .957 (4th)
2014 NL  .854 (8th)
Active  .853 (21st)
Career  .853 (160th)

Hits s c a p y
2012 NL  178 (8th)
2015 NL  177 (5th)

Total Bases s c a p y
2012 NL  291 (7th)

Doubles s c a p y
2012 NL  39 (8th)

Runs Batted In s c a p y
2012 NL  103 (6th)
2014 NL  89 (9th)
2015 NL  95 (9th)

Bases on Balls s c a p y
2012 NL  69 (10th)

Singles s c a p y
2012 NL  114 (9th)
2015 NL  130 (6th)

Adjusted OPS+ s c a p y
2012 NL  171 (1st)
2014 NL  143 (5th)
2015 NL  135 (7th)
Active  139 (10th)
Career  139 (88th)

Runs Created s c a p y
2012 NL  117 (4th)

Adj. Batting Runs s c a p y
2012 NL  56 (1st)
2014 NL  31 (8th)
2015 NL  28 (7th)
Active  167 (28th)

Adj. Batting Wins s c a p y
2012 NL  5.4 (1st)
2014 NL  3.2 (8th)
2015 NL  2.8 (7th)
Active  16.6 (27th)

Times On Base s c a p y
2012 NL  249 (6th)

Offensive Win % s c a p y
2012 NL  .750 (3rd)
2014 NL  .679 (8th)
Active  .667 (13th)
Career  .667 (145th)

Sacrifice Flies s c a p y
2012 NL  9 (1st)
2013 NL  7 (5th)
2014 NL  8 (5th)

Intentional Bases on Balls s c a p y
2013 NL  8 (9th)
2015 NL  10 (8th)

Double Plays Grounded Into s c a p y
2012 NL  19 (2nd)

AB per SO s c a p y
2013 NL  7.4 (9th)
2014 NL  7.9 (6th)
2015 NL  10.7 (3rd)
2016 NL  7.4 (7th)
Active  7.3 (25th)

Base-Out Runs Added (RE24)s c a p y
2012 NL  50.78 (3rd)
2014 NL  33.69 (10th)
Active  178.65 (31st)

Win Probability Added (WPA)s c a p y
2012 NL  4.8 (3rd)
2014 NL  4.9 (3rd)
Active  17.0 (27th)

Situ. Wins Added (WPA/LI)s c a p y
2012 NL  4.9 (2nd)
Active  14.9 (40th)

Base-Out Wins Added (REW)s c a p y
2012 NL  5.2 (2nd)
2014 NL  3.5 (9th)
2015 NL  3.4 (10th)
Active  18.3 (29th)

                           

Statistics like WPA, REW and RE24 are computed from play-by-play data which is only complete from 1974 to the present. From 1930-1973, the data is incomplete, though for most seasons only less than 20 games per season total are missing. Please see our page on data coverage for a full view of the data used to create these leaderboards.

Hall Of Fame Statistics

Player rank in (·)

Black InkBatting - 4 (438), Average HOFer ≈ 27
Gray InkBatting - 40 (639), Average HOFer ≈ 144
Hall of Fame MonitorBatting - 58 (345), Likely HOFer ≈ 100
Hall of Fame StandardsBatting - 23 (600), Average HOFer ≈ 50
JAWS Catcher (27th), 30.8 career WAR/30.9 7yr-peak WAR/30.9 JAWS
Average HOF C (out of 14) = 52.7 career WAR/34.2 7yr-peak WAR/43.4 JAWS

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Name and misspellings: Gerald Buster Demp Dempsey Posey

Player Page Tricks and Tips

Sum any set of rows by clicking anywhere (not red or blue) on the first and last rows of your selection. We will then compute the totals for the player between and including those two seasons.
Default Setting for this feature: Turn On / Turn Off
Summation of season totals only works for the initial case when the table is in year order. On a sorted table the results may get a bit goofy.

HIGHLIGHTING: Adding a range or series of player's career seasons or career game numbers (like '#1972:batting_standard', '#1970-1980-sum:batting_standard', or '#1998,1999,2001,2002,sum:pitching_standard') onto the end of a player page url causes the seasons to the highlighted and summed. After changing address bar, reload the page to see highlighting. This will work even in links e-mailed to others. Note that for tables with multiple pages the first table is the default. If you want to create a sum for a table other than the first one, select the rows and after the summation window appears click on "permanent link" link.

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