Jim Gentile

Position
First Baseman
Years
1957–1966
Hall Rating
30
Next Ballot
Jim Gentile is next eligible for the Hall of Fame via the Classic Baseball Era Committee in 2025.
Peak
35%
Longevity
65%

Rankings by Hall Rating

Franchise Contributions by Hall Rating

Career Statistics

Win-Value Statistics
WAR WAA adjWAR adjWAA
About the stats
17.1 6.0 17.2 8.1
Run-Value Statistics
Bat Run DP Fld Pos
129 -10 -3 -1 -46
Season-by-Season Statistics
Year Team WAA WAR
1957 BRO (LAD) 0.1 0.2
1958 LAD -0.7 -0.6
1960 BAL 1.7 3.1
1961 BAL 5.1 6.9
1962 BAL 0.4 2.4
1963 BAL 0.7 2.5
1964 KCA (OAK) -0.1 1.5
1965 2 teams -0.5 1.0
1965 KCA (OAK) 0.2 0.6
1965 HOU -0.7 0.4
1966 2 teams -0.7 0.1
1966 HOU 0.0 0.6
1966 CLE -0.7 -0.5
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