Gerald Laird
Gerald Lee Laird
 
 
Born: November 13, 1979 in Westminster, CA
34 years old
Bats: R Throws: R Ht: 6'1" Wt: 225
(legend)
Fielding Ratings(?)
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Notes:
- Drafted by the Oakland Athletics in 1998 - (Round 2)
- High School: Westlake (Westlake Village, CA)
- Hall of Fame Chance: 0% (using Bill James' "Favorite Toy")

Overall

Multi-Team Years
   
Wins Above Replacement
 
Win Shares
 
Win Shares Above Bench
Yr
Tm
Lg
TEX
AL
23.6
C
50
-
 
0.3
0.3
0.1
0.0
0.1
1.3
0.8
0.5
0.0
0.2
0.1
0.0
0.0
TEX
AL
24.6
C
168
-
 
0.4
-0.3
0.9
0.0
0.3
2.6
0.0
2.6
0.0
-1.3
-2.3
1.0
0.0
TEX
AL
25.6
C
42
-
 
-0.1
0.0
-0.0
0.0
0.1
0.3
0.1
0.2
0.0
-0.7
-0.5
-0.2
0.0
TEX
AL
26.6
C
260
-
 
1.6
1.5
0.5
0.0
0.4
8.0
4.7
3.3
0.0
2.0
1.1
1.0
0.0
TEX
AL
27.6
C
448
-
 
1.8
0.5
2.0
0.0
0.7
8.5
3.0
5.5
0.0
-1.6
-3.2
1.6
0.0
TEX
AL
28.6
C
381
-
 
1.8
1.5
0.9
0.0
0.5
7.4
5.4
2.0
0.0
-0.9
0.1
-1.0
0.0
DET
AL
29.6
C
477
-
 
1.5
0.9
1.4
0.0
0.8
13.0
2.5
10.5
0.0
2.1
-4.1
6.3
0.0
DET
AL
30.6
C
299
-
 
-0.6
-0.3
0.2
0.0
0.5
4.6
0.0
4.6
0.0
-2.2
-4.2
2.0
0.0
SLN
NL
31.6
C
108
-
 
-0.2
-0.0
-0.1
0.0
0.1
2.1
1.2
0.9
0.0
-0.4
-0.5
0.1
0.0
DET
AL
32.6
C
191
-
 
0.1
0.7
-0.2
0.0
0.3
5.2
2.9
2.3
0.0
0.8
0.2
0.6
0.0
ATL
NL
33.6
C
141
-
 
0.6
0.8
-0.0
0.0
0.2
5.3
3.2
2.1
0.0
2.0
1.0
0.9
0.0
ATL
NL
34.6
C
147
-
 
-0.3
-0.2
0.2
0.0
0.3
2.2
0.5
1.7
0.0
-1.2
-1.7
0.5
0.0
12
4
C
2712
-
 
6.9
5.4
6.0
0.0
4.4
60.5
24.2
36.3
0.0
-1.3
-14.1
12.7
0.0
162 Game Average
556
-
 
1.4
1.1
1.2
0.0
0.9
 
12.4
5.0
7.4
0.0
 
-0.3
-2.9
2.6
0.0
2014 Pace
191
-
 
-0.3
-0.3
0.3
0.0
0.3
 
2.9
0.6
2.2
0.0
 
-1.6
-2.2
0.6
0.0
2014 Pace (Full-Time)
268
-
 
-0.5
-0.4
0.4
0.0
0.5
 
4.0
0.9
3.2
0.0
 
-2.3
-3.2
0.9
0.0
 
   
Wins Above Replacement
 
Win Shares
 
Win Shares Above Bench
Yr Tm    
6
C
1349
-
 
5.8
3.5
4.4
0.0
2.1
28.0
14.0
14.0
0.0
-2.4
-4.8
2.4
0.0
3
C
967
-
 
1.1
1.3
1.4
0.0
1.7
22.8
5.4
17.5
0.0
0.7
-8.1
8.8
0.0
1
C
108
-
 
-0.2
-0.0
-0.1
0.0
0.1
2.1
1.2
0.9
0.0
-0.4
-0.5
0.1
0.0
2
C
288
-
 
0.3
0.6
0.2
0.0
0.5
7.5
3.7
3.8
0.0
0.7
-0.7
1.4
0.0
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Win Shares are calculated using the formula in the book Win Shares by Bill James