Buster Mills
Colonel Buster Mills
(Bus)
 
Born: September 16, 1908 in Ranger, TX
Died: December 1, 1991 - 83 years old
Bats: R Throws: R Ht: 5'11" Wt: 195
(legend)
Fielding Ratings(?)
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Notes:
- Served in the Army Air Corps during World War II
- High School: Ranger (Ranger, TX)
- College/Univ: University of Oklahoma (1930-1931)
- Visit Mills's Managerial Page

Overall

Multi-Team Years
   
Wins Above Replacement
 
Win Shares
 
Win Shares Above Bench
Yr
Tm
Lg
SLN
NL
25.8
CF
80
-
 
-0.1
-0.1
-0.0
0.0
-0.0
1.3
0.6
0.7
0.0
-0.3
-0.7
0.3
0.0
BRO
NL
26.8
LF
65
-
 
-0.0
-0.0
-0.1
0.0
-0.1
0.6
0.4
0.2
0.0
-0.7
-0.6
-0.1
0.0
BOS
AL
28.8
LF
566
-
 
0.5
0.8
-0.8
0.0
-0.5
11.9
9.7
2.1
0.0
1.8
1.5
0.2
0.0
SLA
AL
29.8
LF
520
-
 
0.0
-0.0
-0.4
0.0
-0.4
5.7
4.7
1.1
0.0
-3.5
-2.9
-0.6
0.0
NYA
AL
31.8
LF
70
-
 
0.8
0.8
-0.1
0.0
-0.1
3.1
2.9
0.2
0.0
1.8
1.8
-0.0
0.0
CLE
AL
33.8
CF
220
-
 
0.8
0.5
0.1
0.0
-0.1
5.5
4.0
1.5
0.0
1.3
0.7
0.6
0.0
CLE
AL
37.8
LF
25
-
 
-0.0
-0.0
-0.0
0.0
-0.0
0.2
0.1
0.1
0.0
-0.2
-0.3
0.0
0.0
7
6
LF
1546
-
 
1.9
1.9
-1.2
0.0
-1.2
28.3
22.4
5.9
0.0
0.1
-0.4
0.4
0.0
162 Game Average
603
-
 
0.7
0.8
-0.5
0.0
-0.5
 
11.0
8.7
2.3
0.0
 
0.0
-0.1
0.2
0.0
 
   
Wins Above Replacement
 
Win Shares
 
Win Shares Above Bench
Yr Tm    
1
CF
80
-
 
-0.1
-0.1
-0.0
0.0
-0.0
1.3
0.6
0.7
0.0
-0.3
-0.7
0.3
0.0
1
LF
65
-
 
-0.0
-0.0
-0.1
0.0
-0.1
0.6
0.4
0.2
0.0
-0.7
-0.6
-0.1
0.0
1
LF
566
-
 
0.5
0.8
-0.8
0.0
-0.5
11.9
9.7
2.1
0.0
1.8
1.5
0.2
0.0
1
LF
520
-
 
0.0
-0.0
-0.4
0.0
-0.4
5.7
4.7
1.1
0.0
-3.5
-2.9
-0.6
0.0
1
LF
70
-
 
0.8
0.8
-0.1
0.0
-0.1
3.1
2.9
0.2
0.0
1.8
1.8
-0.0
0.0
2
CF
245
-
 
0.7
0.5
0.1
0.0
-0.1
5.7
4.2
1.6
0.0
1.0
0.4
0.6
0.0
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Win Shares are calculated using the formula in the book Win Shares by Bill James