Willie Mays

Position
Center Fielder
Years
1948–1973
Hall Rating
335
Hall of Fame
Inductee
Hall of Stats
Inductee
Hall of Merit
Inductee
Induction Note
Inducted into the Hall of Fame in 1979 via BBWAA.
Willie Mays Photo
Peak
71%
Longevity
29%

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Career Statistics

Win-Value Statistics
WAR WAA adjWAR adjWAA
About the stats
156.3 110.2 157.8 111.2
Run-Value Statistics
Bat Run DP Fld Pos
804 78 -8 135 -20
Season-by-Season Statistics
Year Team WAA WAR
1948 BBB -0.2 0.0
1951 NYG (SFG) 1.9 3.9
1952 NYG (SFG) 0.7 1.3
1954 NYG (SFG) 8.1 10.5
1955 NYG (SFG) 6.7 9.1
1956 NYG (SFG) 5.0 7.6
1957 NYG (SFG) 5.8 8.3
1958 SFG 7.8 10.2
1959 SFG 5.3 7.8
1960 SFG 7.0 9.5
1961 SFG 6.2 8.7
1962 SFG 7.9 10.5
1963 SFG 8.0 10.6
1964 SFG 8.5 11.0
1965 SFG 8.8 11.2
1966 SFG 6.7 9.0
1967 SFG 2.4 4.4
1968 SFG 4.2 6.3
1969 SFG 1.5 3.1
1970 SFG 3.3 5.2
1971 SFG 4.5 6.3
1972 2 teams 0.9 1.8
1972 SFG 0.0 0.2
1972 NYM 0.9 1.6
1973 NYM -0.8 0.0
BBWAA Voting Results
Year Percentage
1979
94.7%
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