Andy Messersmith

Position
Pitcher
Years
1968–1979
Hall Rating
73
Next Ballot
Andy Messersmith is next eligible for the Hall of Fame via the Classic Baseball Era Committee in 2025.
Peak
52%
Longevity
48%

Rankings by Hall Rating

Franchise Contributions by Hall Rating

Career Statistics

Win-Value Statistics
WAR WAA adjWAR adjWAA
About the stats
40.3 20.9 41.1 20.3
Run-Value Statistics
Bat Run DP Fld Pos Pit
-67 -1 2 0 1 150
Season-by-Season Statistics
Year Team WAA WAR
1968 CAL (ANA) 1.1 1.9
1969 CAL (ANA) 3.4 5.6
1970 CAL (ANA) 0.9 2.7
1971 CAL (ANA) 0.6 3.1
1972 CAL (ANA) 1.0 2.6
1973 LAD 1.8 3.9
1974 LAD 4.2 6.6
1975 LAD 4.2 6.8
1976 ATL 3.8 5.6
1977 ATL 1.7 2.5
1978 NYY -1.1 -0.8
1979 LAD -0.7 -0.2
BBWAA Voting Results
Year Percentage
1985
0.8%
1986
0.7%
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