Bob Waycott
Hall of Fame Inductee
Retired
Bob Waycott
Birthdate:
Nov. 26, 1935 (51 y, 8 m, 26 d)
Position:
1B
Bats/Throws:
S/L
Height/Weight:
6'4"/239
Entry:
Unknown
Contract:
Free Agent
ML Service Time:
None
Current Status
MLB Service Time None
40-man Service Time None
Time as Pro None
Roster Status Unknown
Injury Status None
Personality
Leadership Low
Loyalty Normal
Greed Normal
Intelligence Normal
Work Ethic High
Popularity
National Extremely Popular
Local Extremely Popular
Current Contract
Additional Info
No-Trade No

Career Major League Stats

Team Year Age G PA AB H 2B 3B HR RBI R BB K SB CS AVG OBP OPS BABIP wOBA wRC+ WAR
NML - VBL
1978 42 46 45 36 4 1 0 0 2 1 8 16 0 0 0.111 0.267 0.406 0.1905 0.199 8 -0.34
NTH - SBC
1977 41 116 454 394 104 16 0 21 59 51 52 101 0 0 0.264 0.350 0.815 0.2996 0.363 130 0.65
NTH - SBC
1976 40 111 390 321 75 11 0 12 42 41 60 81 0 2 0.234 0.356 0.736 0.2716 0.336 105 0.08
NTH - SBC
1975 39 124 507 432 111 16 4 27 69 65 65 95 0 0 0.257 0.355 0.855 0.2658 0.375 132 2.17
NTH - SBC
1974 38 85 360 305 77 7 0 17 50 52 47 55 0 0 0.253 0.364 0.807 0.2564 0.357 125 0.50
MAN - SBC
1974 38 41 167 146 36 5 1 10 20 24 18 35 0 0 0.247 0.335 0.835 0.2549 0.365 131 0.84
NTH - SBC
1973 37 112 469 407 124 16 1 30 80 63 52 73 0 0 0.305 0.387 0.957 0.3052 0.413 163 3.22
NTH - SBC
1972 36 88 379 320 118 20 2 35 92 74 52 57 0 0 0.369 0.451 1.223 0.3547 0.515 238 5.35
NTH - SBC
1971 35 92 409 358 108 19 0 31 71 71 44 63 0 0 0.302 0.381 0.996 0.2884 0.427 173 3.36
WES - SBC
1971 35 35 152 138 43 7 0 15 32 25 12 24 0 0 0.312 0.368 1.057 0.2800 0.450 190 2.01
WES - SBC
1970 34 126 551 468 139 25 2 39 95 77 73 93 1 0 0.297 0.394 1.003 0.2933 0.431 171 5.41
WES - SBC
1969 33 126 552 493 161 23 0 42 126 81 43 98 0 0 0.327 0.384 1.013 0.3296 0.430 172 5.48
WES - SBC
1968 32 122 542 462 139 22 1 36 92 86 62 65 0 0 0.301 0.391 0.978 0.2799 0.421 166 4.94
WES - SBC
1967 31 126 560 476 132 20 1 35 89 86 76 96 0 0 0.277 0.380 0.925 0.2787 0.399 147 3.53
WES - SBC
1966 30 86 370 316 102 16 2 24 71 53 49 56 0 0 0.323 0.422 1.036 0.3305 0.444 180 3.98
WES - SBC
1965 29 126 560 467 131 15 0 39 107 101 82 88 1 0 0.281 0.395 0.958 0.2682 0.415 158 4.01
WES - SBC
1964 28 124 546 474 132 23 0 32 89 71 55 96 1 0 0.279 0.363 0.892 0.2841 0.385 140 2.82
WES - SBC
1963 27 126 573 497 133 16 2 40 95 89 65 86 0 1 0.268 0.361 0.911 0.2493 0.390 138 3.10
WES - SBC
1962 26 117 512 438 141 21 0 35 84 71 66 71 0 1 0.322 0.412 1.022 0.3155 0.438 174 4.99
WES - SBC
1961 25 126 571 492 180 28 0 47 118 97 68 84 0 0 0.366 0.447 1.157 0.3654 0.494 213 8.43
WES - SBC
1960 24 126 564 475 167 34 1 43 106 98 80 88 1 0 0.352 0.446 1.145 0.3573 0.486 207 7.89
WES - SBC
1959 23 128 587 492 170 28 1 35 108 110 81 77 0 1 0.346 0.441 1.061 0.3497 0.456 183 7.10
Newtown - SBC
NEW - SBC
1958 22 63 256 218 71 8 2 10 35 42 32 30 0 0 0.326 0.422 0.940 0.3408 0.417 158 1.95
WES - SBC
1958 22 62 266 241 71 10 3 21 53 40 22 42 1 0 0.295 0.361 0.983 0.2809 0.423 163 2.48
Newtown - SBC
NEW - SBC
1957 21 17 60 53 11 1 0 0 3 4 7 15 1 0 0.208 0.300 0.526 0.2895 0.224 25 -0.62
Total - SBC
SBC
2405 10357 8883 2676 407 23 676 1786 1572 1263 1669 6 5 0.301 0.392 0.973 0.3021 0.419 163 83.68
Total - VBL
VBL
46 45 36 4 1 0 0 2 1 8 16 0 0 0.111 0.267 0.406 0.1905 0.199 8 -0.34
Total - All
All
2451 10402 8919 2680 408 23 676 1788 1573 1271 1685 6 5 0.301 0.392 0.971 0.3018 0.418 163 83.33

Career Minor League Stats

Team Year Age G PA AB H 2B 3B HR RBI R BB K SB CS AVG OBP OPS BABIP wOBA wRC+ WAR
Preston - SBL
PRE - SBL
1978 42 35 123 91 30 2 1 4 23 23 31 33 0 0 0.330 0.496 1.001 0.4727 0.450 159 0.52
ERS - RES
1957 21 67 317 257 90 16 1 16 59 52 51 42 0 1 0.350 0.451 1.058 0.3592 0.447 157 2.58
ERS - RES
1956 20 90 406 360 127 30 1 16 58 70 39 56 0 0 0.353 0.416 0.991 0.3801 0.425 152 2.68
MAR - YL
1955 19 90 418 372 113 23 0 13 55 52 36 107 0 1 0.304 0.376 0.846 0.3937 0.393 130 1.70
MAR - YL
1954 18 90 416 362 125 26 1 4 57 47 43 98 1 0 0.345 0.423 0.879 0.4601 0.410 141 2.43
Total - AAA
AAA
192 846 708 247 48 3 36 140 145 121 131 0 1 0.349 0.441 1.019 0.3816 0.437 155 5.78
Total - AA
AA
180 834 734 238 49 1 17 112 99 79 205 1 1 0.324 0.399 0.863 0.4275 0.402 135 4.14

Career Fielding Stats

Team Year Pos G IP PO A E Fld % RF Eff ZR
NML - VBL
1978 1B 1 1.0 0 0 0 0.000 0.000 0.000 0.00
NML - VBL
1978 RF 3 4.2 0 0 0 0.000 0.000 0.000 0.00
NTH - SBC
1977 1B 110 929.0 900 53 15 0.985 9.233 0.893 -17.11
NTH - SBC
1977 LF 1 3.0 0 0 0 0.000 0.000 0.000 0.00
NTH - SBC
1976 1B 97 779.0 735 51 9 0.989 9.081 0.941 -7.68
NTH - SBC
1976 RF 1 1.0 0 0 0 0.000 0.000 0.000 0.00
NTH - SBC
1975 1B 117 980.2 943 65 4 0.996 9.251 0.957 -6.96
NTH - SBC
1975 LF 1 0.2 1 0 0 1.000 13.500 1.044 0.04
NTH - SBC
1974 1B 85 743.1 712 40 5 0.993 9.105 0.889 -10.97
MAN - SBC
1974 1B 41 354.1 315 21 1 0.997 8.534 0.968 -1.27
MAN - SBC
1974 LF 4 6.0 0 0 0 0.000 0.000 0.000 0.00
NTH - SBC
1973 1B 105 823.0 732 51 3 0.996 8.563 0.907 -10.56
NTH - SBC
1973 RF 16 59.0 8 1 1 0.900 1.373 1.051 0.28
NTH - SBC
1972 1B 72 612.2 590 32 2 0.997 9.137 0.912 -6.47
NTH - SBC
1972 LF 16 121.0 29 1 2 0.938 2.231 0.782 -5.84
NTH - SBC
1972 RF 4 7.0 0 0 0 0.000 0.000 0.000 0.00
NTH - SBC
1971 1B 92 802.1 811 35 0 1.000 9.490 0.929 -7.50
WES - SBC
1971 1B 35 298.0 314 16 1 0.997 9.966 1.042 1.26
WES - SBC
1971 RF 3 4.0 0 0 0 0.000 0.000 0.000 0.00
WES - SBC
1970 1B 126 1048.0 1025 100 3 0.997 9.661 0.983 -3.12
WES - SBC
1970 LF 1 3.2 0 0 0 0.000 0.000 0.000 0.00
WES - SBC
1970 RF 1 3.1 1 0 0 1.000 2.700 0.000 0.00
WES - SBC
1969 1B 126 1115.1 984 105 5 0.995 8.788 0.991 -1.84
WES - SBC
1968 1B 122 1075.0 985 110 2 0.998 9.167 0.980 -2.94
WES - SBC
1968 LF 1 0.1 0 0 0 0.000 0.000 0.000 0.00
WES - SBC
1968 RF 1 6.0 1 0 0 1.000 1.500 1.024 0.02
WES - SBC
1967 1B 126 1107.2 1139 60 8 0.993 9.742 0.958 -5.33
WES - SBC
1967 RF 1 1.0 1 0 0 1.000 9.000 1.052 0.04
WES - SBC
1966 1B 83 694.2 744 50 0 1.000 10.287 0.995 -1.01
WES - SBC
1966 LF 1 2.0 1 0 0 1.000 4.500 1.006 0.00
WES - SBC
1965 1B 125 1066.0 1117 66 6 0.995 9.988 0.958 -7.10
WES - SBC
1964 1B 123 1030.1 1031 75 8 0.993 9.661 0.952 -7.42
WES - SBC
1964 RF 3 5.0 0 0 0 0.000 0.000 0.000 0.00
WES - SBC
1963 1B 126 1084.1 1164 54 5 0.996 10.109 0.972 -4.28
WES - SBC
1963 LF 1 2.0 0 0 0 0.000 0.000 0.000 0.00
WES - SBC
1962 1B 88 756.0 770 39 5 0.994 9.631 0.975 -3.12
WES - SBC
1962 RF 28 227.1 44 3 1 0.979 1.861 0.978 -0.73
WES - SBC
1961 1B 109 958.2 961 57 5 0.995 9.557 1.009 0.26
WES - SBC
1961 RF 19 145.0 28 2 0 1.000 1.862 0.923 -1.77
WES - SBC
1960 1B 108 915.1 986 61 8 0.992 10.295 1.013 0.87
WES - SBC
1960 LF 1 2.0 0 0 0 0.000 0.000 0.017 -0.73
WES - SBC
1960 RF 18 159.0 38 1 0 1.000 2.208 0.968 -1.01
WES - SBC
1959 1B 1 2.0 2 0 0 1.000 9.000 0.000 0.00
WES - SBC
1959 LF 2 5.0 1 0 0 1.000 1.800 1.013 0.01
WES - SBC
1959 RF 128 1118.1 215 14 1 0.996 1.843 1.003 -0.04
Newtown - SBC
NEW - SBC
1958 LF 1 1.0 1 0 0 1.000 9.000 1.038 0.03
WES - SBC
1958 LF 1 2.0 1 0 0 1.000 4.500 0.000 0.00
Newtown - SBC
NEW - SBC
1958 RF 57 494.0 89 8 2 0.980 1.767 0.964 -2.49
WES - SBC
1958 RF 60 526.0 118 4 0 1.000 2.088 0.977 -2.12
Newtown - SBC
NEW - SBC
1957 RF 13 112.2 24 1 0 1.000 1.997 0.922 -1.61
Total 1B 2018 17176.2 16960 1141 95 -102.29
Total LF 31 148.2 34 1 2 -6.49
Total RF 356 2873.1 567 34 5 -9.43

Career Minor League Fielding Stats

Team Year Pos G IP PO A E Fld % RF Eff ZR
Preston - SBL
PRE - SBL
1978 LF 2 16.0 3 1 0 1.000 2.250 1.050 0.10
Preston - SBL
PRE - SBL
1978 RF 24 190.0 44 4 0 1.000 2.274 0.817 -6.30
ERS - RES
1957 1B 42 363.0 351 19 0 1.000 9.174 1.083 2.51
ERS - RES
1957 LF 2 5.0 2 0 0 1.000 3.600 0.994 -0.01
ERS - RES
1957 RF 26 223.0 38 3 0 1.000 1.655 0.909 -2.39
ERS - RES
1956 1B 58 487.0 401 20 2 0.995 7.780 0.962 -1.86
ERS - RES
1956 LF 16 132.2 22 1 0 1.000 1.560 0.911 -1.35
ERS - RES
1956 RF 21 181.1 30 0 2 0.938 1.489 0.924 -1.51
MAR - YL
1955 1B 4 11.0 6 0 0 1.000 4.909 0.000 0.00
MAR - YL
1955 LF 7 17.0 3 0 0 1.000 1.588 0.954 -0.09
MAR - YL
1955 RF 90 767.0 102 9 4 0.965 1.303 0.920 -7.13
MAR - YL
1954 1B 90 771.1 528 23 4 0.993 6.429 0.988 -1.25
MAR - YL
1954 LF 5 8.1 2 0 0 1.000 2.160 1.014 0.02
MAR - YL
1954 RF 2 4.0 1 0 0 1.000 2.250 1.040 0.03
Total 1B 194 1632.1 1286 62 6 -0.59
Total LF 32 179.0 32 2 0 -1.32
Total RF 163 1365.1 215 16 6 -17.30
Date Team Players Sent Team Players Sent
Dec. 28, 1958 Newtown Bob Waycott
Western Suburbs Cam Dinning
Nov. 14, 1971 North Sydney Kadin Pierce
Sam Merrin
Western Suburbs Bob Waycott
Nov. 17, 1974 North Sydney Frank Bignell
David Morcom
Steve Bonner
Garrison Shuker
Manly-Warringah Bob Waycott
Vin Denve
Player Awards
Award Year / Date Team
MVP / Batter of the Year 1973 North Sydney (SBC)
1972 North Sydney (SBC)
1962 Western Suburbs (SBC)
1961 Western Suburbs (SBC)
1957 Erskineville (RES)
1955 Marrickville (YL)
Rookie of the Year 1959 Western Suburbs (SBC)
All-Star 1976 North Sydney (SBC)
1974 North Sydney (SBC)
1973 North Sydney (SBC)
1972 North Sydney (SBC)
1971 North Sydney (SBC)
1970 Western Suburbs (SBC)
1969 Western Suburbs (SBC)
1968 Western Suburbs (SBC)
1965 Western Suburbs (SBC)
1964 Western Suburbs (SBC)
1963 Western Suburbs (SBC)
1962 Western Suburbs (SBC)
1961 Western Suburbs (SBC)
1960 Western Suburbs (SBC)
1959 Western Suburbs (SBC)
League Champ 1976 North Sydney (SBC)
1974 North Sydney (SBC)
1967 Western Suburbs (SBC)
1966 Western Suburbs (SBC)
Gold Glove 1972 - 1B North Sydney (SBC)
1970 - 1B Western Suburbs (SBC)
1960 - RF Western Suburbs (SBC)
Silver Slugger 1974 - 1B North Sydney (SBC)
1973 - 1B North Sydney (SBC)
1972 - 1B North Sydney (SBC)
1971 - 1B Western Suburbs (SBC)
1970 - 1B Western Suburbs (SBC)
1968 - 1B Western Suburbs (SBC)
1967 - 1B Western Suburbs (SBC)
1966 - 1B Western Suburbs (SBC)
1965 - 1B Western Suburbs (SBC)
1964 - 1B Western Suburbs (SBC)
1963 - 1B Western Suburbs (SBC)
1962 - 1B Western Suburbs (SBC)
1961 - 1B Western Suburbs (SBC)
Championship Series MVP 1966 Western Suburbs (SBC)
Batter of the Month Dec 1973 North Sydney (SBC)
Mar 1971 Western Suburbs (SBC)
Jan 1970 Western Suburbs (SBC)
Nov 1965 Western Suburbs (SBC)
Mar 1962 Western Suburbs (SBC)
Feb 1962 Western Suburbs (SBC)
Dec 1961 Western Suburbs (SBC)
Mar 1961 Western Suburbs (SBC)
Nov 1960 Western Suburbs (SBC)
Mar 1960 Western Suburbs (SBC)
Feb 1960 Western Suburbs (SBC)
Feb 1955 Marrickville (YL)
Rookie of the Month Mar 1959 Western Suburbs (SBC)
Nov 1958 Newtown (SBC)
Player of the Week Feb 4, 1974 North Sydney (SBC)
Feb 26, 1973 North Sydney (SBC)
Nov 6, 1972 North Sydney (SBC)
Oct 16, 1972 North Sydney (SBC)
Oct 11, 1971 Western Suburbs (SBC)
Mar 1, 1971 Western Suburbs (SBC)
Feb 9, 1970 Western Suburbs (SBC)
Dec 22, 1969 Western Suburbs (SBC)
Dec 25, 1967 Western Suburbs (SBC)
Nov 28, 1966 Western Suburbs (SBC)
Feb 26, 1962 Western Suburbs (SBC)
Jan 29, 1962 Western Suburbs (SBC)
Nov 27, 1961 Western Suburbs (SBC)
Nov 6, 1961 Western Suburbs (SBC)
Mar 14, 1960 Western Suburbs (SBC)
Feb 1, 1960 Western Suburbs (SBC)
Jan 18, 1960 Western Suburbs (SBC)
Jan 11, 1960 Western Suburbs (SBC)
Dec 29, 1958 Newtown (SBC)
Oct 6, 1958 Newtown (SBC)
Nov 12, 1956 Erskineville (RES)
Jan 23, 1956 Marrickville (YL)
Hall of Fame Metrics
Metric Score
Black Ink58
Grey Ink280
Similar Players (1B)
Note: See Baseball Reference formula (primary position)
Leaderboard Appearances
Year Lg GS Rank
1959 SBC 128 1
1960 SBC 126 1
1963 SBC 126 4
1965 SBC 126 1
1967 SBC 126 1
1969 SBC 126 1
1970 SBC 126 1
1971 SBC 127 1
1974 SBC 126 2
Year Lg PA Rank
1959 SBC 587 5
1960 SBC 564 10
1961 SBC 571 7
1963 SBC 573 6
1965 SBC 560 9
1967 SBC 560 4
1969 SBC 552 7
Year Lg AB Rank
1961 SBC 492 10
Year Lg Hits Rank
1959 SBC 170 3
1960 SBC 167 5
1961 SBC 180 3
1969 SBC 161 5
1971 SBC 151 8
Year Lg K Rank
1977 SBC 101 6
Year Lg TB Rank
1958 SBC 263 5
1959 SBC 305 1
1960 SBC 332 1
1961 SBC 349 1
1962 SBC 267 6
1963 SBC 273 3
1964 SBC 251 8
1965 SBC 263 5
1967 SBC 259 5
1968 SBC 271 3
1969 SBC 310 1
1970 SBC 285 2
1971 SBC 315 1
1972 SBC 247 6
Year Lg 2B Rank
1960 SBC 34 5
1971 SBC 26 9
Year Lg 3B Rank
1958 SBC 5 5
Year Lg HR Rank
1958 SBC 31 3
1959 SBC 35 2
1960 SBC 43 1
1961 SBC 47 1
1962 SBC 35 4
1963 SBC 40 1
1964 SBC 32 3
1965 SBC 39 1
1966 SBC 24 9
1967 SBC 35 3
1968 SBC 36 4
1969 SBC 42 2
1970 SBC 39 1
1971 SBC 46 1
1972 SBC 35 3
1973 SBC 30 5
1974 SBC 27 8
1975 SBC 27 6
Year Lg RBI Rank
1958 SBC 88 6
1959 SBC 108 1
1960 SBC 106 2
1961 SBC 118 1
1962 SBC 84 10
1963 SBC 95 7
1964 SBC 89 5
1965 SBC 107 4
1967 SBC 89 7
1968 SBC 92 8
1969 SBC 126 2
1970 SBC 95 5
1971 SBC 103 3
1972 SBC 92 3
Year Lg R Rank
1958 SBC 82 10
1959 SBC 110 1
1960 SBC 98 4
1961 SBC 97 2
1963 SBC 89 6
1965 SBC 101 3
1967 SBC 86 5
1968 SBC 86 4
1969 SBC 81 7
1971 SBC 96 1
1974 SBC 76 10
Year Lg BB Rank
1959 SBC 81 4
1960 SBC 80 7
1961 SBC 68 10
1962 SBC 66 9
1965 SBC 82 3
1967 SBC 76 4
1968 SBC 62 9
1970 SBC 73 7
1974 SBC 65 6
1975 SBC 65 6
1976 SBC 60 7
Year Lg IBB Rank
1959 SBC 8 10
1960 SBC 11 7
1961 SBC 10 10
1963 SBC 9 8
1964 SBC 8 9
1965 SBC 12 4
1966 SBC 8 7
1967 SBC 10 7
1971 SBC 9 6
1972 SBC 8 9
Year Lg HBP Rank
1958 SBC 8 10
1959 SBC 8 9
1963 SBC 9 9
1964 SBC 11 7
1968 SBC 11 2
Year Lg SF Rank
1959 SBC 6 4
1964 SBC 6 5
1968 SBC 7 10
1969 SBC 8 3
1972 SBC 6 5
1975 SBC 6 4
1977 SBC 5 7
Year Lg XBH Rank
1958 SBC 54 7
1959 SBC 64 4
1960 SBC 78 1
1961 SBC 75 1
1962 SBC 56 10
1963 SBC 58 4
1964 SBC 55 5
1965 SBC 54 7
1967 SBC 56 8
1968 SBC 59 3
1969 SBC 65 1
1970 SBC 66 1
1971 SBC 72 1
1972 SBC 57 3
1973 SBC 47 10
Year Lg Avg Rank
1958 SBC 0.309 10
1959 SBC 0.346 5
1960 SBC 0.352 2
1961 SBC 0.366 2
1962 SBC 0.322 7
1969 SBC 0.327 7
Year Lg OBP Rank
1959 SBC 0.441 4
1960 SBC 0.446 3
1961 SBC 0.447 3
1962 SBC 0.412 3
1968 SBC 0.391 6
1970 SBC 0.394 10
1973 SBC 0.387 5
Year Lg SLG Rank
1958 SBC 0.573 4
1959 SBC 0.620 3
1960 SBC 0.699 1
1961 SBC 0.709 1
1962 SBC 0.610 3
1963 SBC 0.549 7
1964 SBC 0.530 8
1965 SBC 0.563 4
1967 SBC 0.544 8
1968 SBC 0.587 4
1969 SBC 0.629 1
1970 SBC 0.609 2
1971 SBC 0.635 1
1973 SBC 0.570 2
Year Lg ISO Rank
1958 SBC 0.264 4
1959 SBC 0.274 3
1960 SBC 0.347 1
1961 SBC 0.344 1
1962 SBC 0.288 5
1963 SBC 0.282 2
1964 SBC 0.251 4
1965 SBC 0.283 2
1967 SBC 0.267 5
1968 SBC 0.286 4
1969 SBC 0.302 2
1970 SBC 0.312 1
1971 SBC 0.331 1
1973 SBC 0.265 3
1975 SBC 0.243 7
Year Lg OPS Rank
1958 SBC 0.964 4
1959 SBC 1.061 3
1960 SBC 1.145 1
1961 SBC 1.157 1
1962 SBC 1.022 3
1964 SBC 0.892 10
1965 SBC 0.958 4
1967 SBC 0.925 7
1968 SBC 0.978 3
1969 SBC 1.013 2
1970 SBC 1.003 2
1971 SBC 1.013 2
1973 SBC 0.957 2
Year Lg G Rank
1959 SBC 128 1
1960 SBC 126 1
1961 SBC 126 1
1963 SBC 126 4
1965 SBC 126 1
1967 SBC 126 1
1969 SBC 126 1
1970 SBC 126 1
1971 SBC 127 1
1974 SBC 126 3
Year Lg WAR Rank
1958 SBC 4.4 8
1959 SBC 7.1 3
1960 SBC 7.9 1
1961 SBC 8.4 2
1962 SBC 5.0 7
1968 SBC 4.9 6
1969 SBC 5.5 4
1970 SBC 5.4 8
1971 SBC 5.4 9
1972 SBC 5.3 6