Hank Gowdy

Position
Catcher
Years
1910–1930
Hall Rating
56
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Hank Gowdy is next eligible for the Hall of Fame via the Classic Baseball Era Committee in 2025.
Peak
57%
Longevity
43%

Rankings by Hall Rating

Franchise Contributions by Hall Rating

Career Statistics

Win-Value Statistics
WAR WAA adjWAR adjWAA
About the stats
23.9 13.7 28.9 17.1
Run-Value Statistics
Bat Run DP Fld Pos
27 4 0 55 38
Season-by-Season Statistics
Year Team WAA WAR
1910 NYG (SFG) -0.1 0.0
1911 2 teams -0.5 -0.2
1911 NYG (SFG) 0.1 0.1
1911 BSN (ATL) -0.6 -0.3
1912 BSN (ATL) 0.2 0.6
1913 BSN (ATL) 0.1 0.1
1914 BSN (ATL) 1.3 2.7
1915 BSN (ATL) 2.4 3.7
1916 BSN (ATL) 1.9 3.2
1917 BSN (ATL) 0.6 1.2
1919 BSN (ATL) 1.6 2.4
1920 BSN (ATL) 1.3 2.1
1921 BSN (ATL) 0.7 1.3
1922 BSN (ATL) 1.4 2.1
1923 2 teams 0.7 1.3
1923 BSN (ATL) -0.3 -0.1
1923 NYG (SFG) 1.0 1.4
1924 NYG (SFG) 1.4 2.2
1925 NYG (SFG) 0.8 1.2
1929 BSN (ATL) 0.1 0.1
1930 BSN (ATL) -0.2 -0.1
BBWAA Voting Results
Year Percentage
1937
1.0%
1938
3.1%
1939
1.5%
1942
3.4%
1945
1.2%
1947
0.6%
1948
2.5%
1949
6.5%
1950
3.6%
1951
11.5%
1952
14.5%
1953
22.0%
1954
20.2%
1955
35.9%
1956
25.4%
1958
16.9%
1960
14.1%
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