Sam Chapman

Position
Center Fielder
Years
1938–1951
Hall Rating
25
Next Ballot
Sam Chapman is next eligible for the Hall of Fame via the Classic Baseball Era Committee in 2025.

Rankings by Hall Rating

Franchise Contributions by Hall Rating

Career Statistics

Win-Value Statistics
WAR WAA adjWAR adjWAA
About the stats
17.3 -0.4 17.6 5.1
Run-Value Statistics
Bat Run DP Fld Pos
38 3 -16 -8 -20
Season-by-Season Statistics
Year Team WAA WAR
1938 PHA (OAK) -0.8 0.8
1939 PHA (OAK) -1.1 0.8
1940 PHA (OAK) -0.2 1.7
1941 PHA (OAK) 2.9 4.9
1945 PHA (OAK) -0.2 -0.1
1946 PHA (OAK) 0.5 2.3
1947 PHA (OAK) -0.1 1.9
1948 PHA (OAK) -0.3 1.2
1949 PHA (OAK) 1.7 3.6
1950 PHA (OAK) -0.5 1.4
1951 2 teams -2.3 -1.2
1951 PHA (OAK) -0.8 -0.5
1951 CLE -1.5 -0.7
BBWAA Voting Results
Year Percentage
1958
0.4%
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Ira Flagstead (26) 99
Doug Rader (35) 100
Carl Everett (38) 101
Dick Hoblitzell (27) 102
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Derek Bell (22) 103
Jimmy Johnston (23) 109
Tony Armas (28) 109
Frank Demaree (26) 109
Brook Jacoby (24) 109
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