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1979 Hall of Fame Voting


        BBWAA Voting Wins Above Replacement Player Avg HOFer
Rk Player Pos Yrs Votes Short Pct Chance WAR Off Fld Pit Adj Total Peak JAWS Total Peak JAWS
1 Willie Mays* CF 22 409 0 94.7% 1st 156.4 138.2 19.6 0.0 -1.4 156.4 73.7 115.0 70.9 44.4 57.6
2 Duke Snider* CF 18 308 16 71.3% 10th 66.3 72.3 -4.3 0.0 -1.6 66.3 49.9 58.1 70.9 44.4 57.6
3 Enos Slaughter* RF 19 297 27 68.8% 14th 55.3 63.5 1.2 0.0 -9.4 55.3 35.2 45.2 73.5 42.9 58.2
4 Gil Hodges 1B 18 242 82 56.0% 11th 44.9 50.3 3.1 0.0 -8.5 44.9 34.2 39.6 66.7 42.6 54.6
5 Don Drysdale* SP 14 233 91 53.9% 5th 67.2 5.7 0.1 61.4 0.1 67.2 44.8 56.0 72.9 50.0 61.4
6 Nellie Fox* 2B 19 174 150 40.3% 9th 49.0 27.9 12.2 0.0 8.9 49.0 36.8 42.9 69.3 44.3 56.8
7 Hoyt Wilhelm* RP 21 168 156 38.9% 2nd 47.1 -2.1 -0.1 50.1 -0.7 47.1 26.7 36.9 38.1 26.5 32.3
8 Maury Wills SS 14 166 158 38.4% 2nd 39.7 27.5 1.3 0.0 10.9 39.7 29.6 34.7 67.1 42.8 55.0
9 Red Schoendienst* 2B 19 159 165 36.8% 11th 42.3 27.1 6.4 0.0 8.8 42.3 31.7 37.0 69.3 44.3 56.8
10 Jim Bunning* SP 17 147 177 34.0% 3rd 59.6 -1.0 -0.1 60.5 0.1 59.6 49.0 54.3 72.9 50.0 61.4
11 Richie Ashburn* CF 15 130 194 30.1% 12th 63.9 58.5 5.9 0.0 -0.5 63.9 44.5 54.2 70.9 44.4 57.6
12 Roger Maris RF 12 127 197 29.4% 6th 38.2 39.8 3.8 0.0 -5.4 38.2 32.3 35.2 73.5 42.9 58.2
13 Luis Aparicio* SS 18 120 204 27.8% 1st 55.8 24.0 13.7 0.0 18.1 55.8 32.7 44.3 67.1 42.8 55.0
14 Mickey Vernon 1B 20 88 236 20.4% 14th 34.5 47.8 -2.2 0.0 -11.2 34.5 25.4 29.9 66.7 42.6 54.6
15 Al Dark SS 14 80 244 18.5% 14th 43.1 31.0 1.5 -0.1 10.7 43.1 33.0 38.0 67.1 42.8 55.0
16 Harvey Kuenn RF 15 63 261 14.6% 3rd 26.0 34.3 -9.5 0.0 1.2 26.0 22.1 24.0 73.5 42.9 58.2
17 Ted Kluszewski 1B 15 58 266 13.4% 13th 32.4 42.3 -3.5 0.0 -6.4 32.4 29.2 30.8 66.7 42.6 54.6
18 Lew Burdette SP 18 53 271 12.3% 7th 28.8 3.3 -0.2 25.7 -0.1 28.8 24.0 26.4 72.9 50.0 61.4
19 Don Larsen SP 14 53 271 12.3% 6th 18.2 5.9 -0.0 12.4 0.0 18.2 16.3 17.3 72.9 50.0 61.4
20 Don Newcombe SP 10 52 272 12.0% 14th 38.0 8.6 -0.3 29.6 0.1 38.0 35.1 36.5 72.9 50.0 61.4
21 Bill Mazeroski* 2B 17 36 288 8.3% 2nd 36.5 12.5 17.0 0.0 7.0 36.5 26.0 31.2 69.3 44.3 56.8
22 Roy Face RP 16 35 289 8.1% 4th 20.6 -0.6 -0.1 21.2 0.1 20.6 18.0 19.3 38.1 26.5 32.3
23 Elston Howard C 14 30 294 6.9% 6th 27.0 18.8 2.7 0.0 5.5 27.0 26.4 26.7 58.6 37.6 48.1
24 Ken Boyer 3B 15 20 304 4.6% 5th 62.8 52.1 7.0 0.0 3.7 62.8 46.3 54.5 67.9 42.6 55.3
25 Curt Flood CF 15 14 310 3.2% 3rd 41.9 31.3 11.7 0.0 -1.1 41.9 32.8 37.3 70.9 44.4 57.6
26 Bobby Thomson CF 15 11 313 2.5% 14th 33.3 34.4 1.3 0.0 -2.4 33.3 27.0 30.1 70.9 44.4 57.6
27 Vern Law SP 16 9 315 2.1% 7th 32.4 6.4 -0.1 26.1 0.0 32.4 28.2 30.3 72.9 50.0 61.4
28 Del Crandall C 16 9 315 2.1% 4th 28.6 14.5 6.4 0.0 7.7 28.6 24.6 26.6 58.6 37.6 48.1
29 Harvey Haddix SP 14 8 316 1.9% 9th 33.2 3.6 -0.2 29.8 -0.0 33.2 26.7 29.9 72.9 50.0 61.4
30 Frank Howard LF 16 6 318 1.4% 1st 37.6 61.6 -13.7 0.0 -10.3 37.6 29.1 33.3 65.1 41.4 53.3
31 Ron Perranoski RP 13 6 318 1.4% 1st 18.3 -0.7 -0.0 19.0 0.1 18.3 21.1 19.7 38.1 26.5 32.3
32 Milt Pappas SP 17 5 319 1.2% 1st 44.0 -2.4 -0.1 46.4 0.1 44.0 28.7 36.3 72.9 50.0 61.4
33 Clete Boyer 3B 16 3 321 0.7% 2nd 27.6 5.9 16.6 0.0 5.1 27.6 23.6 25.6 67.9 42.6 55.3
34 Denny McLain SP 10 3 321 0.7% 2nd 19.5 -1.0 -0.2 20.7 0.0 19.5 22.3 20.9 72.9 50.0 61.4
35 Jim Maloney SP 12 2 322 0.5% 2nd 37.6 3.2 0.1 34.2 0.1 37.6 37.0 37.3 72.9 50.0 61.4
36 Johnny Callison RF 16 1 323 0.2% 1st 38.5 41.2 6.2 0.0 -9.0 38.5 34.4 36.5 73.5 42.9 58.2
37 Chris Short SP 15 1 323 0.2% 1st 28.6 -3.0 0.1 31.4 0.1 28.6 28.5 28.6 72.9 50.0 61.4
38 Hal Lanier SS 10 1 323 0.2% 1st -0.9 -13.4 6.5 0.0 6.0 -0.9 2.5 0.8 67.1 42.8 55.0
39 Tommie Agee CF 12 0 324 0.0% 1st 25.4 19.7 7.2 0.0 -1.5 25.4 26.3 25.8 70.9 44.4 57.6
40 Gene Alley SS 11 0 324 0.0% 1st 24.2 9.6 7.8 0.0 6.9 24.2 24.1 24.2 67.1 42.8 55.0
41 Bobby Bolin SP 13 0 324 0.0% 1st 18.7 2.1 0.1 16.5 0.1 18.7 19.6 19.2 72.9 50.0 61.4
42 Ray Culp SP 11 0 324 0.0% 1st 15.1 -2.1 -0.1 17.2 0.1 15.1 17.5 16.3 72.9 50.0 61.4
43 Eddie Fisher RP 15 0 324 0.0% 1st 9.8 -0.1 -0.1 10.4 -0.4 9.8 10.9 10.3 38.1 26.5 32.3
44 Joe Pepitone 1B 12 0 324 0.0% 1st 9.7 18.4 -2.1 0.0 -6.6 9.7 10.7 10.2 66.7 42.6 54.6
45 Bernie Allen 2B 12 0 324 0.0% 1st 9.4 7.4 -1.2 0.0 3.3 9.4 9.0 9.2 69.3 44.3 56.8
46 Fred Gladding RP 13 0 324 0.0% 1st 7.0 -0.9 -0.0 8.0 -0.1 7.0 7.5 7.2 38.1 26.5 32.3
47 Jose Pagan SS 15 0 324 0.0% 1st 5.7 4.8 -3.6 0.0 4.5 5.7 8.0 6.9 67.1 42.8 55.0
48 Jerry May C 10 0 324 0.0% 1st 5.3 0.4 1.7 0.0 3.2 5.3 6.0 5.6 58.6 37.6 48.1
49 Larry Stahl LF 10 0 324 0.0% 1st 2.3 3.3 1.3 0.0 -2.3 2.3 2.9 2.6 65.1 41.4 53.3
50 Rich Reese 1B 10 0 324 0.0% 1st 2.2 6.4 -0.4 0.0 -3.8 2.2 4.7 3.5 66.7 42.6 54.6
51 Jeff Torborg C 10 0 324 0.0% 1st 0.4 -3.9 1.2 0.0 3.1 0.4 1.4 0.9 58.6 37.6 48.1
52 John Stephens SP 1 0 324 0.0% 1st -0.4 0.0 0.0 -0.4 0.0 -0.4 -0.4 -0.4 72.9 50.0 61.4
53 Jimmy Stewart LF 10 0 324 0.0% 1st -1.2 -0.1 -1.5 0.0 0.3 -1.2 0.9 -0.2 65.1 41.4 53.3
54 Jim Beauchamp 1B 10 0 324 0.0% 1st -1.5 0.5 -1.4 0.0 -0.7 -1.5 -0.1 -0.8 66.7 42.6 54.6