Buddy Bell

Position
Third Baseman
Years
1972–1989
Hall Rating
125
Hall of Stats
Inductee
Next Ballot
Buddy Bell is next eligible for the Hall of Fame via the Contemporary Baseball Era Committee in 2023.
Peak
49%
Longevity
51%

Articles Mentioning Buddy Bell

Rankings by Hall Rating

Franchise Contributions by Hall Rating

Career Statistics

Win-Value Statistics
WAR WAA adjWAR adjWAA
About the stats
66.4 32.8 68.4 36.2
Run-Value Statistics
Bat Run DP Fld Pos
110 -17 -8 171 44
Season-by-Season Statistics
Year Team WAA WAR
1972 CLE 0.1 2.0
1973 CLE 1.9 4.2
1974 CLE 1.8 3.5
1975 CLE 0.8 2.9
1976 CLE 1.5 3.8
1977 CLE 1.9 3.7
1978 CLE 2.3 4.4
1979 TEX 4.6 6.9
1980 TEX 4.8 6.5
1981 TEX 4.9 6.2
1982 TEX 3.7 5.7
1983 TEX 2.6 4.7
1984 TEX 4.1 6.1
1985 2 teams -1.2 0.9
1985 TEX -0.3 0.8
1985 CIN -0.9 0.1
1986 CIN 1.2 3.5
1987 CIN -0.2 1.8
1988 2 teams -1.1 0.2
1988 CIN -0.5 -0.2
1988 HOU -0.6 0.4
1989 TEX -0.9 -0.6
BBWAA Voting Results
Year Percentage
1995
1.7%
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