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# Years Pos
1
1930-1946
C
2953
.489
12.9%
2.0%
11.00
5.9%
.315
2
1933-1948
1B
2757
.459
15.1%
4.2%
3.00
3.7%
.236
3
1942-1947
2B
642
.448
12.9%
12.5%
1.00
3.3%
.243
4
1916-1932
RF
1862
.447
7.6%
3.6%
2.10
3.0%
.227
5
1923-1940
CF
2751
.447
8.9%
25.0%
0.20
4.3%
.264
6
1925-1931
RF
662
.445
11.0%
0.9%
10.00
2.4%
.202
7
1915-1941
CF
5631
.444
11.2%
4.5%
2.58
3.1%
.221
8
1935-1948
CF
1580
.444
6.8%
4.3%
1.00
3.2%
.229
9
1912-1928
CF
4327
.438
12.1%
4.8%
2.73
1.6%
.170
10
1922-1945
1B
3662
.430
11.3%
0.5%
31.00
2.0%
.167
11
1919-1937
SS
1960
.429
7.4%
4.5%
1.82
3.9%
.243
12
1938-1948
CF
1195
.425
10.3%
15.4%
0.00
3.3%
.188
13
1916-1938
RF
1810
.414
8.6%
4.5%
1.50
2.3%
.187
14
1936-1948
RF
1014
.413
12.3%
17.9%
1.00
2.6%
.175
15
1923-1944
1B
2548
.413
9.5%
17.4%
1.50
4.2%
.233
16
1917-1935
CF
1770
.410
10.6%
3.2%
3.36
2.0%
.169
17
1937-1946
LF
1443
.409
7.6%
40.0%
0.00
2.2%
.183
18
1923-1928
1B
806
.408
10.8%
2.5%
.185
19
1904-1925
CF
4083
.407
11.1%
4.7%
2.70
1.3%
.133
20
1917-1925
1B
1967
.407
8.7%
6.9%
1.00
3.8%
.215
21
1924-1937
RF
1831
.406
10.7%
2.3%
3.00
3.1%
.208
22
1915-1928
LF
2293
.405
10.1%
2.0%
3.57
1.9%
.169
23
1938-1946
SS
649
.405
9.7%
66.7%
0.50
3.7%
.203
24
1914-1925
LF
1122
.403
8.6%
27.3%
0.67
0.5%
.110
25
1937-1945
C
863
.399
8.5%
50.0%
0.00
2.2%
.161
26
1922-1945
RF
1593
.398
10.0%
6.7%
2.38
3.4%
.202
27
1901-1914
1B
1958
.398
10.1%
8.5%
1.15
0.6%
.099
28
1909-1928
1B
3788
.397
8.5%
1.4%
6.40
0.8%
.128
29
1916-1925
SS
2380
.396
5.0%
4.1%
1.00
1.6%
.170
30
1910-1937
LF
3070
.396
8.8%
11.0%
0.60
1.6%
.150
31
1933-1945
RF
1406
.396
6.8%
5.6%
0.00
1.6%
.168
32
1921-1946
3B
2747
.395
12.7%
3.3%
2.80
2.1%
.172
33
1910-1926
C
1917
.395
8.5%
0.6%
25.00
1.3%
.133
34
1940-1948
LF
1109
.393
11.3%
0.0%
2.5%
.163
35
1946-1948
3B
540
.392
7.6%
0.0%
1.5%
.160
36
1942-1948
CF
636
.391
7.4%
11.8%
0.00
1.1%
.159
37
1944-1948
SS
1140
.391
9.3%
0.0%
0.3%
.089
38
1937-1948
CF
2471
.391
12.6%
7.7%
2.00
1.1%
.134
39
1909-1921
1B
1509
.391
7.6%
2.3%
4.00
2.1%
.168
40
1934-1948
CF
1016
.390
9.0%
0.0%
2.3%
.162
41
1934-1947
2B
1393
.388
6.8%
22.7%
0.40
1.7%
.157
42
1920-1947
C
3904
.388
8.4%
3.1%
3.20
1.6%
.147
43
1940-1944
RF
581
.388
8.4%
20.0%
0.00
1.0%
.108
44
1906-1932
SS
5253
.386
7.2%
3.0%
2.21
0.6%
.106
45
1933-1946
RF
1584
.386
11.3%
22.2%
0.50
1.7%
.146
46
1895-1914
SS
1781
.386
9.5%
4.3%
3.11
0.8%
.089
47
1942-1948
2B
642
.386
7.9%
6.3%
2.00
1.1%
.138
48
1896-1917
RF
830
.385
7.5%
9.8%
0.81
1.4%
.155
49
1899-1915
3B
2621
.382
15.7%
4.2%
4.19
0.1%
.050
50
1928-1947
RF
1766
.382
14.9%
0.8%
.111
51
1924-1948
SS
2802
.381
9.4%
11.4%
0.60
2.0%
.167
52
1920-1934
1B
2430
.380
8.1%
6.2%
2.00
2.2%
.161
53
1912-1922
LF
1072
.380
15.9%
6.1%
3.00
0.1%
.053
54
1916-1937
SS
2978
.379
7.8%
2.9%
3.00
1.3%
.134
55
1907-1925
CF
1037
.379
7.3%
0.7%
13.00
1.1%
.117
56
1910-1926
1B
1433
.378
7.9%
10.3%
0.29
1.3%
.137
57
1908-1926
CF
1754
.378
6.9%
19.0%
0.00
1.5%
.134
58
1936-1946
3B
1247
.378
7.0%
15.0%
0.33
1.3%
.147
59
1922-1932
RF
1109
.378
8.7%
0.7%
14.00
2.5%
.153
60
1937-1944
RF
923
.377
7.0%
1.0%
.119
61
1909-1923
CF
1899
.377
10.1%
8.0%
1.29
0.3%
.074
62
1921-1945
2B
2342
.376
7.9%
3.2%
2.71
1.7%
.148
63
1922-1946
CF
3612
.376
9.6%
8.8%
1.00
0.8%
.107
64
1946-1948
CF
595
.375
7.6%
0.0%
1.7%
.122
65
1920-1932
1B
1603
.375
6.9%
3.4%
1.71
2.2%
.155
66
1931-1944
CF
550
.375
7.6%
0.0%
0.4%
.098
67
1919-1934
P
622
.374
8.8%
1.4%
10.50
2.4%
.148
68
1920-1940
LF
2154
.373
9.9%
0.9%
16.00
0.6%
.089
69
1919-1929
C
858
.372
8.6%
0.0%
1.9%
.133
70
1922-1928
LF
556
.371
9.4%
1.6%
.158
71
1932-1946
2B
1596
.371
10.3%
3.8%
3.00
1.1%
.124
72
1937-1948
1B
1914
.370
7.9%
11.1%
1.00
2.7%
.164
73
1922-1932
RF
1685
.370
10.1%
7.7%
2.00
1.5%
.158
74
1906-1919
CF
1133
.370
9.6%
5.2%
2.00
0.7%
.096
75
1928-1945
C
691
.369
8.0%
1.6%
.141
76
1909-1923
C
903
.368
6.8%
33.3%
0.00
0.7%
.089
77
1943-1948
RF
896
.367
8.8%
1.0%
.099
78
1920-1935
RF
843
.367
6.2%
0.0%
1.7%
.160
79
1917-1933
CF
801
.367
7.6%
4.1%
2.50
2.0%
.128
80
1920-1923
LF
950
.367
8.0%
4.5%
3.00
1.4%
.145
81
1928-1943
LF
1838
.366
8.5%
0.0%
1.3%
.128
82
1930-1943
RF
856
.364
9.3%
1.1%
.125
83
1923-1947
LF
2760
.364
9.2%
6.7%
2.00
1.0%
.116
84
1928-1938
1B
1170
.364
8.8%
0.0%
0.4%
.112
85
1921-1932
RF
856
.364
5.4%
1.2%
9.00
1.3%
.122
86
1934-1946
CF
651
.363
6.9%
28.6%
0.00
0.9%
.115
87
1932-1938
RF
663
.363
5.9%
2.0%
.153
88
1911-1927
3B
1506
.363
10.4%
3.6%
2.47
0.3%
.073
89
1916-1928
2B
1006
.363
12.0%
3.3%
4.25
0.5%
.092
90
1933-1944
3B
898
.362
5.8%
0.0%
0.4%
.112
91
1920-1938
CF
3375
.361
7.1%
2.9%
2.22
1.6%
.153
92
1913-1925
C
1131
.361
6.7%
4.5%
2.14
1.7%
.142
93
1906-1920
LF
878
.360
8.0%
4.9%
1.92
0.3%
.084
94
1911-1918
C
943
.360
8.6%
6.9%
0.75
0.5%
.081
95
1915-1928
CF
2731
.360
9.0%
4.3%
2.47
0.8%
.095
96
1924-1940
LF
1691
.360
8.0%
0.0%
2.7%
.160
97
1924-1928
SS
568
.360
10.9%
1.4%
.134
98
1908-1925
3B
806
.360
10.4%
6.0%
2.29
1.0%
.103
99
1922-1928
RF
1037
.358
8.9%
11.0%
0.69
2.9%
.189
100
1912-1923
CF
1249
.357
8.0%
4.8%
2.08
0.2%
.076
* = Left-handed hitter       ** = Switch-hitter       ^ = Unknown

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