Luis Valbuena
Luis Adan Valbuena
 
 
Born: November 30, 1985 in Caja Seca Zulia, Venezuela
29 years old
Bats: L Throws: R Ht: 5'10" Wt: 195
(legend)
Fielding Ratings(?)
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Notes:
- Signed by the Seattle Mariners as an Amateur Free Agent in 2002
- 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
SEA
AL
22.6
2B
54
-
 
-0.3
0.1
-0.4
0.0
0.0
1.2
0.7
0.5
0.0
0.0
-0.1
0.1
0.0
CLE
AL
23.6
2B
398
-
 
1.0
1.3
0.1
0.0
0.4
8.2
4.7
3.5
0.0
-0.2
-0.8
0.6
0.0
CLE
AL
24.6
2B
310
-
 
0.0
-0.5
0.8
0.0
0.2
3.4
0.0
3.4
0.0
-3.1
-4.4
1.2
0.0
CLE
AL
25.6
2B
44
-
 
-0.3
-0.2
-0.1
0.0
0.0
0.2
0.0
0.2
0.0
-0.7
-0.6
-0.1
0.0
CHN
NL
26.6
3B
303
-
 
0.4
-0.1
0.6
0.0
0.1
5.1
2.9
2.1
0.0
-1.1
-1.7
0.5
0.0
CHN
NL
27.6
3B
391
-
 
1.6
1.0
0.8
0.0
0.1
8.8
6.1
2.7
0.0
0.8
0.1
0.7
0.0
CHN
NL
28.6
3B
547
-
 
1.6
2.9
-1.1
0.0
0.3
17.7
15.0
2.7
0.0
6.6
6.7
-0.1
0.0
7
3
3B
2047
-
 
4.1
4.6
0.6
0.0
1.1
44.5
29.3
15.1
0.0
2.2
-0.7
2.9
0.0
162 Game Average
576
-
 
1.2
1.3
0.2
0.0
0.3
 
12.5
8.3
4.3
0.0
 
0.6
-0.2
0.8
0.0
 
   
Wins Above Replacement
 
Win Shares
 
Win Shares Above Bench
Yr Tm    
1
2B
54
-
 
-0.3
0.1
-0.4
0.0
0.0
1.2
0.7
0.5
0.0
0.0
-0.1
0.1
0.0
3
2B
752
-
 
0.8
0.6
0.7
0.0
0.6
11.8
4.7
7.1
0.0
-4.1
-5.8
1.7
0.0
3
3B
1241
-
 
3.6
3.8
0.3
0.0
0.5
31.5
24.0
7.5
0.0
6.3
5.2
1.1
0.0
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Win Shares are calculated using the formula in the book Win Shares by Bill James