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Chipper Jones

Hall-of-Famers as Seen Through Player Won-Lost Records: Chipper Jones

Chipper Jones was elected to the Hall of Fame in his 1st year of eligibility, 2018, with 97.2% of the vote.

The first table below presents Chipper Jones's career as measured by Player won-lost records.

Chipper Jones
Basic Player Won-Lost Records
Value Decomposition
Season Team Age Games pWins pLosses pWin Pct. pWOPA pWORL eWins eLosses eWin Pct. eWOPA eWORL
1993ATL21
5
0.00.00.088-0.0
-0.0
0.20.10.7790.10.1
1995ATL23
140
20.115.40.5661.9
3.4
17.816.30.5220.41.7
1996ATL24
157
23.016.90.5772.8
4.4
21.917.20.5602.13.7
1997ATL25
157
21.417.90.5451.4
3.0
20.617.70.5381.12.6
1998ATL26
160
23.615.80.5993.6
5.1
21.516.30.5692.33.8
1999ATL27
157
22.615.00.6013.6
5.1
21.816.00.5772.74.2
2000ATL28
155
21.216.60.5612.3
3.8
19.816.10.5511.83.2
2001ATL29
159
20.916.20.5632.0
3.6
21.216.10.5682.33.9
2002ATL30
158
24.718.40.5742.3
4.1
23.017.80.5641.83.5
2003ATL31
153
21.217.20.5521.2
2.7
19.116.40.5370.62.0
2004ATL32
137
17.112.90.5711.7
2.9
15.812.80.5541.12.2
2005ATL33
109
16.010.50.6052.5
3.5
13.610.40.5671.42.3
2006ATL34
110
13.212.00.5230.2
1.1
14.511.10.5651.32.2
2007ATL35
134
19.414.20.5782.2
3.5
18.612.90.5912.53.7
2008ATL36
128
15.612.10.5631.4
2.5
16.111.80.5771.92.9
2009ATL37
143
15.914.20.5280.7
1.8
16.115.10.5160.31.5
2010ATL38
95
12.19.20.5661.3
2.1
10.78.90.5460.81.5
2011ATL39
126
14.712.70.5371.0
2.1
14.913.00.5330.92.0
2012ATL40
112
14.011.30.5531.1
2.0
12.811.20.5340.61.5
------ ------ ------ ------ ------ ------ ------ ------ ------ ------ ------ ------ ------ ------
CAREER (reg. season)
2,495
336.7258.50.56633.3
56.5
319.9257.10.55425.948.3
------ ------ ------ ------ ------
PostSeason (career)
93
11.110.80.505 0.811.410.70.517 1.0
------ ------ ------ ------ ------ ------ ------ ------ ------
COMBINED
2,588
347.7269.30.566
57.3
331.3267.80.554 49.4


Chipper Jones was named to eight All-Star teams in his career. Five times, he was voted the starting third baseman for the National League.

In fact, Chipper Jones was one of the best third basemen in major-league history. The next table shows the top five third basemen for whom I have calculated Player won-lost records, ranked by eWins over positional average earned exclusively at third base.

Third Base
eWins eLosses eWinPct eWOPA
1Mike Schmidt307.1234.30.56730.9
2Eddie Mathews294.5229.50.56227.6
3Chipper Jones259.6209.30.55421.3
4Wade Boggs276.5244.20.53116.2
5George Brett223.4189.70.54116.1


In addition to being one of the top five third basemen in major-league history, he is also one of the top five switch-hitters in major-league history.

Top Switch Hitters
(eWins over Non-Pitcher Average)
eWins eLosses WOPA_b
1Mickey Mantle243.2150.342.8
2Chipper Jones233.6175.525.5
3Lance Berkman171.0124.421.0
4Eddie Murray265.5221.920.7
5Reggie Smith175.8134.218.1


One of the top five third basemen in major-league history; one of the top five switch-hitters in major-league history. Obviously, that's the resume of a Hall-of-Famer.



All articles are written so that they pull data directly from the most recent version of the Player won-lost database. Hence, any numbers cited within these articles should automatically incorporate the most recent update to Player won-lost records. In some cases, however, the accompanying text may have been written based on previous versions of Player won-lost records. I apologize if this results in non-sensical text in any cases.

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