Joe Sewell

Position
Shortstop
Years
1920–1933
Hall Rating
93
Hall of Fame
Inductee
Hall of Merit
Inductee
Induction Note
Inducted into the Hall of Fame in 1977 via Veterans Committee.
Joe Sewell Photo
Peak
43%
Longevity
57%

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Career Statistics

Win-Value Statistics
WAR WAA adjWAR adjWAA
About the stats
54.8 23.5 56.4 23.6
Run-Value Statistics
Bat Run DP Fld Pos
150 3 0 -4 97
Season-by-Season Statistics
Year Team WAA WAR
1920 CLE 0.3 0.6
1921 CLE 2.4 4.9
1922 CLE 0.2 2.8
1923 CLE 4.9 7.5
1924 CLE 1.4 3.9
1925 CLE 2.7 5.3
1926 CLE 3.4 6.0
1927 CLE 1.1 3.6
1928 CLE 2.8 5.4
1929 CLE 1.8 4.4
1930 CLE -0.1 1.5
1931 NYY 1.8 3.9
1932 NYY 0.6 2.7
1933 NYY 0.2 2.3
BBWAA Voting Results
Year Percentage
1937
0.5%
1948
0.8%
1954
0.4%
1955
0.4%
1956
1.6%
1958
0.4%
1960
8.6%
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