Curtis Granderson
Curtis Granderson
 
 
Born: March 16, 1981 in Blue Island, IL
33 years old
Bats: L Throws: R Ht: 6'1" Wt: 185
(legend)
Fielding Ratings(?)
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Notes:
- Drafted by the Detroit Tigers in 2002 - (Round 3)
- High School: Thornton Fractional South (Lansing, IL)
- College/Univ: University of Illinois at Chicago (2000-2002)
- Hall of Fame Chance: 0% (using Bill James' "Favorite Toy")

Transactions

Date        
WAR
Transaction
6
4
2002
21.2
Amateur Draft (Round 3)
DET
0.0
35.8
21.1
12
8
2009
28.7
Traded
DET
NYA
21.1
14.6
13.8
10
31
2013
32.6
Free Agency Granted
NYA
35.0
0.8
12
9
2013
32.7
Signed as a Free Agent
NYN
35.0
0.8
0.8
WAR data courtesy of Baseball-Reference.com



Trades


12 / 8 / 2009
Traded to New York Yankees
Detroit Tigers Receive
       
Wins Above Replacement
Player
Pos
From
SP
ARI
25.4
2.7
20.6
20.6
3.3
CF
NYA
22.9
0.0
20.6
20.4
5.2
RP
NYA
27.4
1.1
0.9
0.9
0.5
RP
ARI
23.6
-0.2
0.3
0.3
0.3
Totals      
3.6
42.4
42.2
9.3
New York Yankees Receive
       
Wins Above Replacement
Player
Pos
From
CF
DET
28.7
21.1
14.6
13.8
4.5
Totals      
21.1
14.6
13.8
4.5
Arizona Diamondbacks Receive
       
Wins Above Replacement
Player
Pos
From
SP
DET
26.2
6.1
4.5
0.2
2.1
SP
NYA
25.0
-0.1
10.5
9.2
3.4
Totals      
6.0
15.0
9.4
5.5
Team Analysis
WAR After Trade WAR First Year
Tm
 
19.1
42.4
23.3
 
6.6
9.3
2.7
20.9
15.0
-5.9
 
3.6
5.5
2.0
32.0
14.6
-17.4
 
9.1
4.5
-4.6


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

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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