Tommy John

Position
Pitcher
Years
1963-1989
Hall Rating
105
Hall of Stats
Inductee
Next Ballot
Tommy John is next eligible for the Hall of Fame via the Modern Baseball Era Committee in 2024.
Tommy John Photo
Peak
34%
Longevity
66%

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Rankings by Hall Rating

Franchise Contributions by Hall Rating

Career Statistics

Win-Value Statistics
WAR WAA adjWAR adjWAA
About the stats
61.6 21.1 63.3 27.1
Run-Value Statistics
Bat Run DP Fld Pos Pit
-113 -4 -1 0 115 177
Season-by-Season Statistics
Year Team WAA WAR
1963 CLE -0.2 0.0
1964 CLE -0.5 0.2
1965 CHW 0.3 1.7
1966 CHW 1.3 3.2
1967 CHW 0.0 1.5
1968 CHW 4.4 5.9
1969 CHW 2.7 4.8
1970 CHW 3.3 5.7
1971 CHW -0.5 1.6
1972 LAD 0.3 1.9
1973 LAD 0.6 2.4
1974 LAD 1.1 2.4
1976 LAD 0.2 1.9
1977 LAD 2.6 4.4
1978 LAD -0.5 1.2
1979 NYY 2.8 5.5
1980 NYY 1.8 4.1
1981 NYY 1.3 2.6
1982 2 teams 2.3 4.2
1982 NYY 2.3 3.9
1982 CAL (LAA) 0.0 0.3
1983 CAL (LAA) 0.1 2.1
1984 CAL (LAA) -0.3 1.3
1985 2 teams -1.5 -0.6
1985 CAL (LAA) -0.3 0.1
1985 OAK -1.2 -0.7
1986 NYY 1.0 1.5
1987 NYY 0.7 2.4
1988 NYY -0.8 0.7
1989 NYY -1.4 -0.9
BBWAA Voting Results
Year Percentage
1995
21.3%
1996
21.7%
1997
20.5%
1998
27.3%
1999
18.7%
2000
27.1%
2001
28.3%
2002
26.9%
2003
23.4%
2004
21.9%
2005
23.8%
2006
29.6%
2007
22.9%
2008
29.1%
2009
31.7%
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