Thurman Munson

Position
Catcher
Years
1969–1979
Hall Rating
102
Hall of Stats
Inductee
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Thurman Munson is next eligible for the Hall of Fame via the Classic Baseball Era Committee in 2025.
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Peak
55%
Longevity
45%

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Career Statistics

Win-Value Statistics
WAR WAA adjWAR adjWAA
About the stats
46.1 25.3 54.6 30.1
Run-Value Statistics
Bat Run DP Fld Pos
124 11 -8 -2 75
Season-by-Season Statistics
Year Team WAA WAR
1969 NYY 0.0 0.3
1970 NYY 3.6 5.5
1971 NYY 2.2 4.1
1972 NYY 1.3 3.5
1973 NYY 5.2 7.2
1974 NYY 1.0 3.0
1975 NYY 4.3 6.6
1976 NYY 3.0 5.3
1977 NYY 2.7 4.9
1978 NYY 1.0 3.3
1979 NYY 1.0 2.4
BBWAA Voting Results
Year Percentage
1981
15.5%
1982
6.3%
1983
4.8%
1984
7.2%
1985
8.1%
1986
8.2%
1987
6.8%
1988
7.5%
1989
6.9%
1990
7.4%
1991
6.3%
1992
7.4%
1993
9.5%
1994
6.8%
1995
6.5%
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