Ken Boyer

Position
Third Baseman
Years
1955–1969
Hall Rating
117
Hall of Stats
Inductee
Hall of Merit
Inductee
Next Ballot
Ken Boyer is next eligible for the Hall of Fame via the Classic Baseball Era Committee in 2025.
Ken Boyer Photo
Peak
50%
Longevity
50%

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Career Statistics

Win-Value Statistics
WAR WAA adjWAR adjWAA
About the stats
62.9 31.5 63.8 33.9
Run-Value Statistics
Bat Run DP Fld Pos
184 14 6 70 29
Season-by-Season Statistics
Year Team WAA WAR
1955 STL -0.9 1.2
1956 STL 3.9 6.4
1957 STL 1.3 3.6
1958 STL 3.5 5.9
1959 STL 5.0 7.4
1960 STL 4.5 6.9
1961 STL 5.4 8.0
1962 STL 3.0 5.6
1963 STL 2.5 5.2
1964 STL 3.4 6.1
1965 STL -0.5 1.8
1966 NYM 0.6 2.6
1967 2 teams 0.4 1.8
1967 NYM 0.3 1.0
1967 CHW 0.1 0.8
1968 2 teams -0.3 0.6
1968 CHW -0.7 -0.7
1968 LAD 0.4 1.3
1969 LAD -0.3 -0.2
BBWAA Voting Results
Year Percentage
1975
2.5%
1976
3.9%
1977
3.7%
1978
4.7%
1979
4.6%
1985
17.2%
1986
22.4%
1987
23.2%
1988
25.5%
1989
13.9%
1990
17.6%
1991
13.1%
1992
16.5%
1993
16.3%
1994
11.8%
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