Vida Blue

Position
Pitcher
Years
1969–1986
Hall Rating
84
Next Ballot
Vida Blue is next eligible for the Hall of Fame via the Classic Baseball Era Committee in 2025.
Peak
34%
Longevity
66%

Articles Mentioning Vida Blue

Rankings by Hall Rating

Franchise Contributions by Hall Rating

Career Statistics

Win-Value Statistics
WAR WAA adjWAR adjWAA
About the stats
45.2 15.5 46.2 24.1
Run-Value Statistics
Bat Run DP Fld Pos Pit
-68 -2 3 0 1 112
Season-by-Season Statistics
Year Team WAA WAR
1969 OAK -1.8 -1.5
1970 OAK 0.7 1.0
1971 OAK 5.8 8.5
1972 OAK -0.9 0.5
1973 OAK -0.4 2.0
1974 OAK -0.5 2.1
1975 OAK 2.0 4.6
1976 OAK 4.9 7.6
1977 OAK 1.0 3.6
1978 SFG 4.1 6.2
1979 SFG -2.9 -0.9
1980 SFG 2.6 4.6
1981 SFG 2.2 3.2
1982 KCR 1.1 2.7
1983 KCR -1.5 -0.7
1985 SFG -0.8 0.4
1986 SFG -0.1 1.3
BBWAA Voting Results
Year Percentage
1992
5.3%
1993
8.7%
1994
3.1%
1995
5.7%
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Jamie Moyer (88) 137
Mickey Lolich (84) 139
Charles Bender (86) 142
Dennis Martinez (93) 142
Murry Dickson (78) 144
Jack Chesbro (78) 150
Fernando Valenzuela (74) 151
Javier Vazquez (85) 155
Al Orth (88) 160
Bill Dinneen (68) 168
Curt Simmons (73) 171
Charlie Root (66) 172
Herb Pennock (83) 173
Slim Sallee (68) 179