All-Time Catcher WAR Rankings

RANK:
Ranking on our Top 100 List of Catchers.

WAR:
Career Wins Above Replacement.

WAR7:
Top 7 seasons, based on Wins Above Replacement.

WAR5C:
Best 5 consecutive seasons by Wins Above Replacement.

WAR3:
Top 3 seasons, based on Wins Above Replacement.

JAWS:
The average of Career WAR and WAR7. (Stat developed by Jay Jaffe)

RANKNAMEHOFWARWAR7WAR5CWAR3JAWS
1Johnny BenchY75.247.232.723.961.2
3Gary CarterY70.148.235.823.159.2
4Mike PiazzaY59.642.230.921.950.9
5Carlton FiskY68.437.723.220.353.1
6Yogi BerraY59.536.827.517.448.2
7Thurman Munson46.037.027.019.341.5
8Roy CampanellaY35.634.326.918.935.0
9Mickey CochraneY49.136.227.017.642.7
10Joe Mauer55.339.028.919.547.2
11Ivan RodriguezY68.739.630.319.354.2
12Bill DickeyY57.335.926.318.146.6
13Buster Posey44.936.729.218.840.8
14Joe Torre57.637.225.717.847.4
15Ted SimmonsY50.334.822.916.242.6
16Bill Freehan44.733.722.518.339.2
17Gene Tenace46.834.925.416.340.9
18Gabby HartnettY56.931.020.615.144.0
20Jorge Posada42.732.923.216.837.8
21Yadier Molina41.528.722.416.535.1
22Jim Sundberg40.528.621.314.334.6
23Jason Kendall41.730.420.014.636.1
24Darrell Porter40.929.018.315.735.0
25Roger BresnahanY42.130.522.916.036.3
26Lance Parrish39.528.419.514.334.0
27Wally Schang47.925.217.512.336.6
29Russell Martin38.826.716.715.032.8
30Elston Howard27.126.620.716.026.9
31Ernie LombardiY39.525.017.712.332.3
32Brian McCann31.924.517.613.428.2
33Victor Martinez31.928.317.115.030.1
34Mickey Tettleton29.424.720.714.927.1
35Salvador Perez27.521.815.911.024.7
36Manny Sanguillen27.626.418.913.727.0
37Del Crandall28.224.617.313.626.4
38Tony Pena24.724.720.713.824.7
39Javy Lopez29.724.815.315.127.3
40Tom Haller29.324.017.612.226.7
41J.T. Realmuto22.422.518.313.522.5
42Smoky Burgess33.323.014.610.628.2
43Tim McCarver28.321.517.312.824.9
44Darren Daulton23.022.218.315.822.6
45Chris Hoiles23.522.318.613.322.9
46Terry Steinbach28.021.515.610.924.8
47Ray SchalkY33.022.018.010.527.5
48Walker Cooper27.323.015.012.425.2
49Ed Bailey27.223.017.412.225.1
50Sherm Lollar30.121.915.710.826.0
51Mike Scioscia26.121.715.712.123.9
52Butch Wynegar26.522.815.411.824.7
53Johnny Bassler21.319.718.810.920.5
54Chief Meyers25.221.318.111.923.3
55Bob Boone27.420.212.210.523.8
56Mike Napoli26.322.716.612.724.5
57Rick FerrellY29.819.716.69.124.8
58Johnny Kling29.022.415.511.425.7
59Steve O'Neill26.120.616.812.123.4
60Charles Johnson22.620.416.112.621.5
61Mike Stanley20.919.415.411.320.2
62Spud Davis23.021.215.612.022.1
63Carlos Ruiz22.520.916.211.821.7
64Jason Varitek24.218.714.410.921.5
65Jonathan Lucroy17.719.217.613.718.5
66Terry Kennedy21.619.317.011.620.5
67Rick Dempsey25.117.412.79.421.3
68John Romano20.920.015.011.820.5
69John Stearns19.719.514.712.519.6
70Ramon Hernandez22.118.814.910.620.5
72John Roseboro22.519.413.610.321.0
73Andy Seminick21.518.715.010.820.1
74A.J. Pierzynski23.818.011.59.920.9
75Bob O'Farrell21.317.116.212.419.2
76Matt Wieters18.317.314.511.917.8
77Joe Ferguson21.019.79.913.220.4
78Muddy Ruel20.516.416.89.818.5
79Earl Battey18.818.713.910.618.8
80Hank Gowdy23.713.714.17.118.7
81Kurt Suzuki19.718.311.410.019.0
82Benito Santiago27.418.613.19.423.0
83Bubbles Hargrave16.417.913.912.317.2
84Ernie Whitt18.318.313.18.918.3
85Jody Davis15.816.914.49.816.4
86Hank Severeid18.616.714.28.117.7
87Harry Danning14.715.713.910.715.2
88Clay Dalrymple16.814.813.010.515.8
89Paul LoDuca17.918.716.011.618.3
90Yasmani Grandal19.815.512.18.517.7
91Steve Yeager17.914.712.28.116.3
92Stan Lopata15.316.213.39.915.8
93Miguel Montero14.315.313.411.514.8
94Don Slaught19.314.711.17.217.0
95Alex Avila16.815.510.210.216.2
96Brad Ausmus16.515.011.29.715.8
97Ray Fosse12.915.212.710.714.1
98Mike Lieberthal15.314.711.79.115.0
99Johnny Edwards14.815.410.19.115.1
100Frank Snyder17.514.59.09.216.0
Gus Triandos14.114.211.88.914.2
Sandy Alomar Jr.13.713.29.28.413.5
Bob Brenly12.713.912.310.213.3
Mike Macfarlane14.713.710.18.714.2
Chris Iannetta15.015.39.18.715.2
Ivey Wingo17.912.012.06.815.0
Milt May16.513.08.57.414.8
Jerry Grote15.114.28.98.514.7
Brian Harper12.313.712.38.013.0
Randy Hundley11.613.412.59.912.5
Shanty Hogan14.914.310.89.314.6
Cliff Johnson16.214.47.78.815.3
Ron Hassey14.713.88.78.514.3
Dan Wilson13.014.210.29.613.6
Rich Gedman9.713.511.412.011.6
Gregg Zaun13.713.310.78.313.5
Phil Masi14.313.710.88.114.0
George Gibson14.815.29.69.115.0
Bo Diaz11.513.89.78.312.7
Frankie Hayes10.318.69.37.014.5
Al Lopez17.711.99.26.114.8
Todd Hundley10.815.512.811.313.2
Mike Heath13.412.58.27.613.0
Ray Mueller11.511.711.09.411.6

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