Keith Hernandez

Position
First Baseman
Years
1974–1990
Hall Rating
116
Hall of Stats
Inductee
Hall of Merit
Inductee
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Keith Hernandez is next eligible for the Hall of Fame via the Contemporary Baseball Era Committee in 2023.
Keith Hernandez Photo
Peak
53%
Longevity
47%

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Career Statistics

Win-Value Statistics
WAR WAA adjWAR adjWAA
About the stats
60.4 31.8 61.6 34.3
Run-Value Statistics
Bat Run DP Fld Pos
284 -4 2 111 -103
Season-by-Season Statistics
Year Team WAA WAR
1974 STL 0.0 0.1
1975 STL -0.3 0.3
1976 STL 1.8 3.2
1977 STL 2.0 4.1
1978 STL 0.5 2.6
1979 STL 5.4 7.6
1980 STL 4.3 6.6
1981 STL 2.7 4.2
1982 STL 2.2 4.6
1983 2 teams 3.4 5.6
1983 STL 0.4 1.2
1983 NYM 3.0 4.4
1984 NYM 4.1 6.3
1985 NYM 2.7 5.0
1986 NYM 3.3 5.5
1987 NYM 1.1 3.4
1988 NYM 0.8 2.2
1989 NYM -1.0 -0.2
1990 CLE -1.2 -0.7
BBWAA Voting Results
Year Percentage
1996
5.1%
1997
9.5%
1998
10.8%
1999
6.8%
2000
10.4%
2001
8.0%
2002
6.1%
2003
6.0%
2004
4.3%
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