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      Career        
# Top Player Team WAR Year
1
1
765
7,881.0
5,605.4
-73.4
2,590.4
-241.4
Barry Bonds
PIT
162.4
1985
2
2
450
2,972.2
1,517.8
66.6
1,408.2
-20.5
Greg Maddux
CHC
106.9
1984
3
3
332
2,027.9
1,107.2
-1.5
981.4
-59.2
Bert Blyleven
MIN
95.3
1969
4
4
283
1,298.0
815.5
69.0
458.1
-44.5
Rickey Henderson
OAK
110.8
1976
5
5
253
1,228.7
769.7
-34.5
490.0
3.5
Lou Whitaker
DET
74.9
1975
6
6
220
1,064.5
540.4
-9.0
523.3
9.8
Sal Bando
KCA
61.4
1965
7
7
204
772.1
525.9
47.0
194.8
4.4
Wade Boggs
BOS
91.1
1976
8
8
152
670.7
196.2
-4.0
469.0
9.5
Brad Radke
MIN
45.5
1991
9
9
148
671.7
312.7
43.7
288.3
27.0
Fred McGriff
NYY
52.4
1981
10
10
143
421.8
339.3
4.5
116.6
-38.7
Brady Anderson
BOS
34.8
1985
11
11
133
578.4
431.8
19.6
143.1
-16.1
Andre Dawson
MON
64.5
1975
12
12
103
317.1
111.9
13.5
182.2
9.5
Nolan Ryan
NYM
81.8
1965
13
13
99
528.7
440.2
35.4
79.8
-26.7
Albert Pujols
STL
100.9
1999
14
14
78
171.1
158.9
5.7
43.4
-36.8
Dave Parker
PIT
39.9
1970
15
15
80
312.2
189.1
12.9
115.4
-5.2
Jose Canseco
OAK
42.2
1982
16
16
84
247.1
153.2
8.5
96.3
-10.9
Buddy Bell
CLE
66.1
1969
17
17
82
562.8
401.3
-11.3
195.1
-22.4
Kenny Lofton
HOU
68.2
1988
18
18
67
252.1
143.5
4.9
118.6
-14.9
Mike Cameron
CHW
46.5
1991
19
19
70
281.9
135.6
22.4
116.2
7.8
Bret Saberhagen
KCR
59.2
1982
20
20
73
411.8
283.1
2.4
113.8
12.6
Ryne Sandberg
PHI
67.5
1978
21
21
57
93.6
14.6
14.7
59.0
5.3
Nick Punto
PHI
15.3
1998
22
22
46
265.4
49.0
3.0
210.1
3.2
John Smoltz
DET
69.5
1985
23
23
52
209.2
74.9
-1.5
125.4
10.4
Roy Oswalt
HOU
50.2
1996
24
24
52
183.3
139.2
-5.5
55.8
-6.3
Mark Grace
CHC
46.1
1985
25
25
46
139.7
79.9
-8.3
60.8
7.3
Mike Hargrove
TEX
30.3
1972
26
26
45
151.1
82.9
7.2
66.2
-5.2
Dusty Baker
ATL
36.9
1967
27
27
29
34.3
-1.2
4.8
25.9
4.7
Brendan Donnelly
CHW
7.8
1992
28
28
26
51.9
16.6
4.2
34.3
-3.2
Woody Williams
TOR
30.9
1988
29
29
35
125.1
78.7
-12.3
73.5
-14.7
Ken Griffey
CIN
34.4
1969
30
30
36
106.3
46.6
-6.8
67.2
-0.8
Damion Easley
CAL
20.4
1988
31
31
25
46.9
29.1
-3.0
27.2
-6.4
Travis Hafner
TEX
24.8
1996
32
32
21
27.2
-4.3
5.2
22.7
3.6
Robb Nen
TEX
15.4
1987
33
33
27
36.9
16.0
3.4
21.6
-4.1
Walt Terrell
TEX
10.8
1980
34
34
19
17.7
2.0
1.0
15.6
-1.0
Dan Wheeler
TBD
8.1
1996
35
35
11
8.7
3.7
-0.2
6.5
-1.3
Steve Cooke
PIT
4.3
1989
36
36
16
32.7
45.8
-11.9
7.0
-8.2
Raul Ibanez
SEA
20.1
1992
37
37
14
27.5
16.7
3.8
4.9
2.1
Bake McBride
STL
22.6
1970
38
38
16
87.6
18.4
-7.2
79.2
-2.9
Mark Buehrle
CHW
58.5
1998
39
39
10
61.8
7.1
-2.1
51.6
5.1
Kenny Rogers
TEX
51.4
1982
40
40
8
3.4
-1.4
1.6
3.4
-0.2
Ray Lamb
LAD
4.1
1966
41
41
7
4.3
-0.4
0.5
4.1
0.2
Todd Coffey
CIN
2.9
1998
42
42
10
70.7
71.5
11.1
3.0
-14.9
Keith Hernandez
STL
60.0
1971
43
43
9
76.2
48.3
4.1
12.9
10.8
Orlando Hudson
TOR
30.9
1997
44
44
14
24.2
5.1
1.3
14.0
3.8
Jason Isringhausen
NYM
13.2
1991
45
45
6
17.8
20.8
-2.5
-0.6
0.2
Chad Curtis
CAL
14.0
1989
46
46
2
5.9
-0.1
0.7
5.7
-0.4
Darrell May
ATL
5.6
1992
47
47
10
12.8
-3.6
-0.3
14.2
2.5
Kyle Farnsworth
CHC
6.4
1994
48
48
6
16.3
-2.6
7.2
-0.3
11.9
Brad Ausmus
NYY
16.5
1987
49
49
3
2.9
-0.2
0.0
3.1
0.0
Scott Atchison
SEA
3.5
1998
50
50
5
6.9
7.5
-0.6
0.8
-0.8
Marvin Benard
SFG
8.6
1992
51
51
2
-0.8
-0.3
0.0
-0.4
-0.1
Brian Turang
SEA
-0.4
1989
52
52
1
-0.5
-0.1
-2.0
0.0
1.5
Denny Hocking
MIN
-0.5
1989
53
53
4
22.3
19.4
2.5
0.2
0.2
Marcus Giles
ATL
16.7
1996
54
54
5
5.9
0.4
0.0
4.9
0.6
Cliff Politte
STL
3.8
1995
55
55
3
7.6
-0.4
0.5
6.9
0.5
Justin Speier
CHC
7.8
1995
56
56
1
7.5
-0.1
0.0
7.3
0.3
David Riske
CLE
7.5
1996
57
57
1
8.8
9.9
0.4
0.0
-1.5
Gabe Kapler
DET
8.8
1995
58
58
3
19.0
29.5
-0.1
0.1
-10.5
Jeff Conine
KCR
19.5
1987
59
60
1
-0.0
-0.1
0.1
0.0
-0.0
Graham Koonce
DET
-0.0
1993
60
62
1
59.4
58.3
-6.5
0.0
7.5
Mike Piazza
LAD
59.4
1988
61
63
2
0.7
0.3
1.2
-0.2
-0.5
Charles Gipson
SEA
0.9
1991
62
66
1
1.9
0.0
0.0
1.8
0.0
Brandon Villafuerte
NYM
1.9
1994
63
67
1
-0.0
0.1
0.0
-0.1
0.0
Roger Hambright
NYY
-0.0
1967
64
68
1
-0.2
-0.1
-0.1
0.0
0.0
Otis Thornton
HOU
-0.2
1965
65
70
1
1.3
0.0
0.0
1.2
0.1
Jose Santiago
KCR
1.3
1994
66
71
1
4.4
1.0
4.9
0.0
-1.4
Tony Scott
MON
4.4
1969
67
74
1
-0.1
-0.3
0.0
0.0
0.1
Jason Maxwell
CHC
-0.1
1993
68
75
1
15.2
19.8
1.0
0.0
-5.7
Al Cowens
KCR
15.2
1969
69
83
1
-0.4
0.0
0.0
-0.4
0.0
Danny Young
HOU
-0.4
1990
70
88
1
-0.6
-0.5
-0.1
0.0
-0.0
Scott Seabol
NYY
-0.6
1996
71
89
1
0.8
-0.0
0.0
0.8
0.1
Travis Phelps
TBD
0.8
1996
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Win Shares are calculated using the formula in the book Win Shares by Bill James