1986 Season- The Baseball Gauge @ Seamheads.com

1986 Season


1985 / 1987

Top Hitter


Wade
Boggs

Top Pitcher


Teddy
Higuera

1986 World Series








Defeated
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All-1986 Team



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Glossary

Left Field Tm
BOS
5.6
5.1
1.0
MON
5.5
6.7
-0.5
CIN
5.3
6.1
-0.4
CAL
4.3
4.9
0.0
TOR
3.7
5.2
-0.8
SEA
3.2
4.8
-1.1
Center Field Tm
NYY
6.3
5.6
0.7
MIN
5.7
6.3
-0.7
CAL
5.1
2.7
2.3
NYM
4.7
4.3
0.5
SDP
4.2
5.3
-0.5
MON
4.0
3.6
0.6

Right Field Tm
TOR
7.6
6.0
2.2
SDP
6.6
6.0
1.4
CLE
5.7
5.9
0.7
HOU
5.3
4.6
1.3
BOS
4.4
4.1
0.9
SFG
4.1
3.4
1.3
Shortstop Tm
BAL
6.6
3.9
1.6
DET
6.3
4.5
0.8
STL
5.6
2.8
1.9
TOR
4.9
3.5
0.4
TEX
4.7
2.7
1.0
MON
4.7
4.0
0.2
Second Base Tm
LAD
4.8
5.9
-1.5
OAK
4.4
2.6
1.5
DET
4.4
2.9
1.0
PIT
4.4
2.4
1.6
NYY
4.1
3.3
0.2
KCR
4.0
2.3
1.2
Third Base Tm
BOS
8.0
7.0
0.8
PHI
6.1
6.2
0.1
MIN
5.8
4.5
1.0
OAK
4.1
4.1
0.2
KCR
3.9
4.0
-0.2
HOU
3.9
3.1
0.8
First Base Tm
NYY
7.2
8.0
0.1
NYM
5.5
5.4
1.1
PHI
4.9
5.3
0.7
TEX
4.5
4.5
0.8
HOU
4.5
5.2
0.4
BAL
4.1
4.5
0.5
 
Catcher Tm
CHC
4.0
0.8
2.4
PIT
3.8
2.2
0.8
NYM
3.5
2.7
0.2
SFG
3.3
3.0
-0.3
BOS
3.3
1.1
1.4
DET
3.1
2.1
0.5
Designated Hitter Tm
DET
2.6
2.9
0.3
NYY
2.0
3.2
0.1
TEX
2.0
3.0
-0.1
Starting Pitcher Tm
MIL
248.1
9.4
9.4
-0.0
BOS
254.0
8.9
8.9
-0.0
HOU
275.1
8.2
8.4
-0.2
PIT
253.2
7.7
6.6
1.1
CAL
269.0
6.2
6.2
-0.0
LAD
269.1
6.2
5.4
0.8
DET
267.0
5.2
5.1
-0.0
TOR
232.0
5.0
4.9
-0.0
CLE
252.1
4.9
4.9
-0.0
SEA
266.0
4.7
4.6
-0.0
BOS
174.1
4.6
4.6
-0.0
CAL
246.1
4.4
4.3
-0.0
NYM
237.0
4.4
4.6
-0.3
NYM
217.1
4.3
4.7
-0.4
MIN
271.2
4.3
4.3
-0.0
NYM
250.0
4.2
4.4
-0.2
Relief Pitcher Tm
TOR
157.0
7.4
7.4
-0.0
NYY
106.2
3.9
3.8
-0.0
SDP
136.0
3.6
3.3
0.3
MIL
91.0
3.2
3.2
-0.0
TEX
111.1
3.2
3.1
-0.0
CHC
90.1
3.1
3.2
-0.1
ATL
78.0
3.1
3.0
0.1
BOS
51.0
2.9
2.9
-0.0
PHI
110.0
2.7
2.7
-0.0
STL
103.2
2.6
2.6
0.1
MIL
73.2
2.6
2.6
-0.0
KCR
109.1
2.5
2.5
-0.0
CIN
50.1
2.5
2.5
-0.0
BAL
81.2
2.3
2.3
-0.0
NYM
81.0
2.3
2.2
0.1
TEX
79.0
2.3
2.2
-0.0

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Wins Above Replacement data courtesy of Baseball-Reference.com

Defensive Regression Analysis data used here was obtained with permission from Michael Humphreys, author of Wizardry

The transaction and player splits data used here was obtained free of charge from and is copyrighted by Retrosheet.
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Uniform images used with permission from Marc Okkonen, author of Baseball Uniforms of the 20th Century.
Images can also be viewed at the Hall of Fame online exhibit Dressed to the Nines

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