Eddie Joost
Edwin David Joost
 
 
Born: June 5, 1916 in San Francisco, CA
Died: April 12, 2011 - 94 years old
Bats: R Throws: R Ht: 6'0" Wt: 175
(legend)
Fielding Ratings(?)
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Notes:
- High School: Mission (San Francisco, CA)
- Visit Joost's Managerial Page

Transactions

Date        
WAR
Transaction
1
1
1936
19.6
Rights obtained (Entered working agreement with Minor League team
Mission
CIN
0.0
30.6
6.2
12
4
1942
26.5
Traded
CIN
BSN
6.2
24.4
-1.0
2
5
1946
29.7
Traded
BSN
SLN
5.2
25.4
0.0
9
30
1946
30.3
Traded
SLN
PHA
5.2
25.4
26.1
11
24
1954
38.5
Released
KC1
31.3
-0.7
3
29
1955
38.8
Signed as a Free Agent
BOS
31.3
-0.7
-0.7
10
3
1955
39.3
Released
BOS
30.6
0.0
WAR data courtesy of Baseball-Reference.com



Trades


12 / 4 / 1942
Traded to Boston Braves
Boston Braves Receive
       
Wins Above Replacement
Player
Pos
From
SS
CIN
26.5
6.2
24.4
-1.0
-0.7
SP
CIN
29.2
-0.7
9.3
10.2
5.0
$25,000
CIN
Totals      
5.5
33.7
9.2
4.4
Cincinnati Reds Receive
       
Wins Above Replacement
Player
Pos
From
SS
BSN
26.0
11.4
12.3
11.2
3.0
Totals      
11.4
12.3
11.2
3.0
Team Analysis
WAR After Trade WAR First Year
Tm
 
12.3
33.7
21.3
 
3.0
4.4
1.4
33.7
12.3
-21.3
 
4.4
3.0
-1.4


2 / 5 / 1946
Traded to St. Louis Cardinals
St. Louis Cardinals Receive
       
Wins Above Replacement
Player
Pos
From
SS
BSN
29.7
5.2
25.4
0.0
0.0
$40,000
BSN
Totals      
5.2
25.4
0.0
0.0
Boston Braves Receive
       
Wins Above Replacement
Player
Pos
From
CF
SLN
29.5
10.9
11.8
5.9
3.9
Totals      
10.9
11.8
5.9
3.9
Team Analysis
WAR After Trade WAR First Year
Tm
 
11.8
25.4
13.6
 
3.9
0.0
-3.9
25.4
11.8
-13.6
 
0.0
3.9
3.9


9 / 30 / 1946
Traded to Philadelphia Athletics
Philadelphia Athletics Receive
       
Wins Above Replacement
Player
Pos
From
SS
SLN
30.3
5.2
25.4
26.1
0.0
Totals      
5.2
25.4
26.1
0.0
St. Louis Cardinals Receive
       
Wins Above Replacement
Player
Pos
From
LF
PHA
30.0
1.4
-0.1
-0.1
0.0
3B
PHA
22.0
-0.1
0.2
0.2
0.0
SS
PHA
28.9
-0.1
0.0
0.0
0.0
$30,000
PHA
Totals      
1.1
0.2
0.2
0.0
Team Analysis
WAR After Trade WAR First Year
Tm
 
0.2
25.4
25.2
 
0.0
0.0
0.0
25.4
0.2
-25.2
 
0.0
0.0
0.0


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Win Shares are calculated using the formula in the book Win Shares by Bill James