Roy Campanella
Roy Campanella
(Campy)
 
Born: November 19, 1921 in Philadelphia, PA
Died: June 26, 1993 - 71 years old
Bats: R Throws: R Ht: 5'9" Wt: 190
(legend)
Fielding Ratings(?)
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Notes:
- Inducted into the Hall of Fame as a Player in 1969
- Signed by the Brooklyn Dodgers as a Free Agent in 1946
- Played in the Negro Leagues (lost ML playing time)
- High School: Simon Gratz (Philadlephia, PA)

Overall

Multi-Team Years
   
Wins Above Replacement
 
Win Shares
 
Win Shares Above Bench
Yr
Tm
Lg
BRO
NL
26.6
C
321
-
 
1.7
1.5
0.5
0.0
0.3
11.9
6.9
5.0
0.0
4.2
2.1
2.1
0.0
BRO
NL
27.6
C
507
-
 
4.4
4.3
0.6
0.0
0.5
23.3
16.7
6.6
0.0
11.2
9.2
2.0
0.0
BRO
NL
28.6
C
494
-
 
4.1
4.1
0.5
0.0
0.5
20.8
15.3
5.6
0.0
9.0
7.8
1.2
0.0
BRO
NL
29.6
C
562
-
 
6.7
6.6
0.7
0.0
0.6
32.9
24.5
8.3
0.0
19.5
16.1
3.4
0.0
BRO
NL
30.6
C
533
-
 
3.6
3.6
0.6
0.0
0.5
21.6
13.8
7.8
0.0
9.1
5.7
3.5
0.0
BRO
NL
31.6
C
590
-
 
7.1
6.5
1.1
0.0
0.6
33.0
24.7
8.3
0.0
19.2
15.9
3.3
0.0
BRO
NL
32.6
C
446
-
 
0.1
0.1
0.5
0.0
0.5
10.2
3.4
6.8
0.0
-0.4
-3.4
3.0
0.0
BRO
NL
33.6
C
522
-
 
5.3
5.3
0.6
0.0
0.6
27.4
20.3
7.1
0.0
15.5
12.6
2.9
0.0
BRO
NL
34.6
C
461
-
 
0.6
1.1
0.2
0.0
0.7
13.1
6.2
6.8
0.0
2.0
-0.7
2.8
0.0
BRO
NL
35.6
C
380
-
 
0.7
0.6
0.6
0.0
0.5
12.0
4.6
7.4
0.0
3.0
-1.1
4.1
0.0
10
1
C
4816
-
 
34.2
33.7
5.7
0.0
5.2
206.1
136.4
69.7
0.0
92.5
64.2
28.3
0.0
162 Game Average
642
-
 
4.6
4.5
0.8
0.0
0.7
 
27.5
18.2
9.3
0.0
 
12.3
8.6
3.8
0.0
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Win Shares are calculated using the formula in the book Win Shares by Bill James