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# Years Pos
1
1925-1931
RF
1126
.497
12.4%
0.5%
25.60
3.6%
.261
2
1930-1946
C
3859
.497
13.0%
2.1%
5.98
6.2%
.325
3
1933-1948
1B
2815
.459
15.1%
0.8%
16.83
3.7%
.237
4
1938-1948
SS
1487
.451
11.6%
7.0%
2.38
4.1%
.224
5
1923-1940
CF
4550
.451
9.6%
1.0%
8.93
4.3%
.270
6
1942-1947
2B
642
.448
12.9%
12.5%
1.00
3.3%
.243
7
1915-1941
CF
6802
.446
11.4%
1.9%
6.40
3.1%
.223
8
1923-1944
1B
3999
.444
10.2%
0.9%
12.00
4.8%
.276
9
1916-1932
RF
2128
.444
7.9%
1.4%
5.82
2.9%
.221
10
1922-1945
3B
4564
.440
11.2%
0.2%
51.60
2.2%
.179
11
1935-1948
CF
2001
.438
6.2%
2.2%
2.44
3.1%
.223
12
1919-1937
3B
2542
.435
7.6%
2.6%
2.96
4.2%
.249
13
1940-1942
1B
841
.434
11.4%
6.3%
1.81
1.8%
.189
14
1912-1932
CF
5111
.431
11.8%
4.2%
2.72
1.6%
.164
15
1938-1946
SS
1123
.424
10.5%
13.7%
0.81
4.0%
.223
16
1940-1946
CF
955
.422
8.1%
7.6%
1.13
1.6%
.175
17
1928-1942
LF
1082
.422
12.8%
7.5%
1.72
0.2%
.098
18
1936-1948
RF
1452
.421
11.4%
8.4%
1.23
2.8%
.199
19
1932-1945
CF
2466
.419
9.1%
3.0%
3.54
2.0%
.182
20
1924-1948
SS
5679
.417
10.8%
2.2%
4.64
2.8%
.198
21
1922-1945
RF
3337
.417
11.8%
4.6%
2.82
3.5%
.208
22
1940-1942
RF
922
.414
11.6%
4.1%
2.82
0.8%
.127
23
1940-1942
2B
837
.414
16.7%
10.4%
1.61
0.7%
.137
24
1921-1946
2B
3449
.413
13.3%
1.1%
11.95
2.1%
.183
25
1940-1942
C
1024
.412
19.1%
7.3%
2.61
0.6%
.120
26
1936-1947
SS
1362
.412
6.6%
6.1%
1.03
1.8%
.150
27
1930-1948
C
1798
.412
14.3%
7.4%
1.96
1.9%
.172
28
1944-1948
SS
555
.412
8.3%
6.1%
0.75
0.0%
.094
29
1922-1937
RF
2552
.412
11.1%
0.7%
16.33
3.0%
.213
30
1940-1942
RF
856
.410
15.1%
11.7%
1.29
2.8%
.197
31
1916-1938
CF
2607
.410
10.1%
0.5%
16.00
2.0%
.176
32
1917-1935
CF
2059
.410
10.5%
2.0%
5.09
2.1%
.173
33
1930-1942
CF
1484
.409
12.3%
4.1%
3.18
1.5%
.136
34
1937-1946
LF
1461
.409
7.6%
1.7%
3.50
2.3%
.184
35
1904-1925
CF
4185
.408
11.1%
4.3%
2.90
1.4%
.136
36
1943-1948
RF
553
.407
10.1%
7.3%
1.00
2.7%
.181
37
1917-1927
1B
2449
.405
8.9%
6.9%
1.00
3.8%
.208
38
1939-1946
LF
880
.403
14.7%
10.1%
1.55
0.9%
.132
39
1914-1925
LF
1221
.403
8.5%
3.3%
4.33
0.6%
.108
40
1940-1942
3B
546
.402
10.1%
3.1%
3.24
0.5%
.124
41
1933-1946
RF
2209
.400
11.3%
3.7%
3.05
1.9%
.158
42
1915-1929
RF
2729
.399
10.5%
2.0%
3.57
1.8%
.162
43
1916-1926
SS
2458
.399
5.4%
4.0%
1.13
1.5%
.170
44
1901-1914
1B
1958
.398
10.1%
8.5%
1.15
0.6%
.099
45
1946-1948
3B
550
.396
7.6%
0.0%
1.6%
.165
46
1909-1923
1B
1680
.396
8.4%
1.2%
10.00
2.0%
.167
47
1910-1926
C
1969
.396
8.6%
0.6%
25.00
1.2%
.136
48
1927-1943
CF
626
.396
8.9%
1.6%
6.25
0.6%
.109
49
1934-1947
2B
1875
.394
7.0%
5.1%
1.48
1.7%
.164
50
1909-1929
1B
4250
.394
8.7%
1.0%
9.08
0.9%
.126
51
1922-1946
CF
6680
.393
10.1%
2.6%
4.15
1.1%
.130
52
1937-1945
C
970
.392
8.6%
7.5%
1.00
2.2%
.162
53
1944-1948
SS
1140
.391
9.3%
0.0%
0.3%
.089
54
1920-1947
C
4353
.390
8.7%
1.0%
10.21
1.5%
.143
55
1937-1948
CF
2515
.389
12.6%
0.9%
11.00
1.2%
.134
56
1940-1948
LF
1139
.389
11.1%
2.9%
2.00
2.5%
.160
57
1923-1930
1B
1621
.389
12.5%
0.0%
1.6%
.154
58
1927-1943
LF
2504
.389
7.9%
0.4%
17.50
1.6%
.155
59
1896-1917
RF
839
.389
7.6%
7.9%
0.81
1.5%
.161
60
1920-1940
LF
2873
.388
10.1%
0.3%
32.50
0.7%
.094
61
1940-1944
RF
581
.388
8.4%
20.0%
0.00
1.0%
.108
62
1895-1914
SS
1790
.386
9.5%
3.7%
3.33
0.8%
.089
63
1920-1935
RF
2025
.386
6.9%
2.4%
2.00
1.8%
.169
64
1933-1944
3B
1764
.386
6.6%
1.7%
3.95
1.0%
.129
65
1906-1932
SS
5693
.385
7.1%
2.0%
3.32
0.6%
.107
66
1942-1948
2B
656
.385
7.8%
6.3%
2.00
1.1%
.135
67
1910-1937
RF
3769
.385
9.0%
2.4%
4.18
1.5%
.143
68
1938-1948
CF
681
.384
7.5%
4.8%
1.33
1.0%
.156
69
1941-1942
LF
503
.382
8.3%
6.4%
1.46
1.4%
.112
70
1899-1915
3B
2621
.382
15.7%
4.2%
4.19
0.1%
.050
71
1920-1934
1B
2851
.381
8.3%
2.7%
3.97
2.0%
.152
72
1912-1922
LF
1072
.380
15.9%
6.1%
3.00
0.1%
.053
73
1930-1946
2B
2233
.380
9.9%
2.7%
3.61
1.2%
.133
74
1930-1948
CF
1287
.380
8.2%
0.5%
17.00
2.3%
.157
75
1922-1932
LF
1568
.379
9.1%
0.2%
45.00
2.5%
.160
76
1916-1937
SS
3885
.379
8.0%
1.1%
6.88
1.3%
.135
77
1907-1925
CF
1037
.379
7.3%
0.6%
13.00
1.1%
.117
78
1908-1926
CF
1798
.378
6.8%
3.6%
1.20
1.5%
.135
79
1928-1947
RF
2140
.378
13.5%
0.5%
23.50
0.9%
.115
80
1921-1945
2B
3141
.378
7.6%
0.7%
11.14
1.5%
.145
81
1936-1946
3B
1291
.377
7.0%
1.8%
3.75
1.3%
.151
82
1919-1936
1B
1822
.377
8.6%
0.5%
18.00
2.1%
.167
83
1922-1932
RF
3471
.377
11.0%
0.5%
23.00
1.6%
.153
84
1910-1926
1B
1536
.377
7.8%
4.8%
1.43
1.3%
.138
85
1927-1942
3B
864
.376
11.2%
12.5%
0.92
3.0%
.166
86
1909-1923
CF
1942
.376
10.0%
5.4%
2.00
0.3%
.073
87
1946-1948
CF
595
.375
7.6%
0.0%
1.7%
.122
88
1935-1942
2B
1081
.375
13.8%
6.0%
2.29
0.7%
.100
89
1937-1944
RF
947
.375
6.8%
4.1%
0.89
1.0%
.119
90
1919-1934
P
919
.373
9.8%
2.7%
4.69
2.4%
.153
91
1940-1942
1B
969
.373
12.5%
8.3%
1.51
0.3%
.119
92
1924-1940
LF
3221
.372
8.1%
0.5%
15.20
2.7%
.168
93
1921-1927
P
558
.372
5.7%
4.1%
.215
94
1939-1947
1B
1419
.372
11.3%
7.6%
1.52
0.7%
.109
95
1920-1932
1B
1989
.370
7.1%
1.6%
4.80
2.2%
.153
96
1906-1919
CF
1142
.368
9.5%
3.2%
2.57
0.7%
.095
97
1922-1947
LF
3487
.368
9.2%
0.5%
19.78
1.1%
.125
98
1937-1948
1B
1956
.368
7.8%
1.0%
10.50
2.6%
.161
99
1925-1929
SS
1347
.367
5.6%
0.8%
4.33
1.3%
.136
100
1940-1942
RF
1241
.367
8.1%
3.9%
2.06
0.3%
.104
* = Left-handed hitter       ** = Switch-hitter       ^ = Unknown

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Playing statistics for 1887-1922 and 1926-1938, as well as all Cuban League games (1902-1928) and Negro League vs. Major League games (1887-1944), copyright 2011-2018 Gary Ashwill.

Playing statistics for 1923 (except Negro League vs. Major League games), copyright 2011-2018 Patrick Rock.

Playing statistics for 1933 and 1943, copyright 2013-2018 Scott Simkus.

Playing statistics for 1924-1925, 1939-1942, and 1944-1946 Negro Leagues (not including Cuban League and Negro League vs. Major League games), copyright 2011-2018 Larry Lester, Wayne Stivers, Gary Ashwill.


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

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