Earl Torgeson

Position
First Baseman
Years
1947–1961
Hall Rating
55
Next Ballot
Earl Torgeson is next eligible for the Hall of Fame via the Classic Baseball Era Committee in 2025.
Peak
34%
Longevity
66%

Rankings by Hall Rating

Franchise Contributions by Hall Rating

Career Statistics

Win-Value Statistics
WAR WAA adjWAR adjWAA
About the stats
33.3 11.3 33.8 14.1
Run-Value Statistics
Bat Run DP Fld Pos
148 20 10 10 -64
Season-by-Season Statistics
Year Team WAA WAR
1947 BSN (ATL) 1.7 3.6
1948 BSN (ATL) 1.4 3.6
1949 BSN (ATL) 0.1 0.6
1950 BSN (ATL) 3.3 5.9
1951 BSN (ATL) 1.6 4.2
1952 BSN (ATL) -0.6 1.2
1953 PHI 0.7 2.3
1954 PHI -0.5 1.7
1955 2 teams 1.8 3.7
1955 PHI 0.6 1.3
1955 DET 1.2 2.4
1956 DET 0.6 1.8
1957 2 teams 1.1 2.3
1957 DET -0.2 0.0
1957 CHW 1.3 2.3
1958 CHW 1.0 1.8
1959 CHW -0.9 0.2
1960 CHW 0.6 0.8
1961 2 teams -0.6 -0.4
1961 CHW -0.3 -0.2
1961 NYY -0.3 -0.2
BBWAA Voting Results
Year Percentage
1967
0.7%
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