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# Years Pos
1
1940-1945
C
958
.506
15.9%
4.9%
.284
2
1940-1945
1B
1300
.446
15.5%
2.8%
.212
3
1940-1944
CF
532
.432
7.9%
3.2%
.197
4
1940-1945
C
735
.419
9.1%
2.4%
.180
5
1940-1945
LF
994
.412
7.3%
2.8%
.196
6
1940-1945
CF
571
.398
10.0%
2.5%
.169
7
1940-1945
1B
882
.398
8.5%
3.4%
.199
8
1940-1944
RF
571
.394
8.6%
1.1%
.110
9
1941-1944
CF
508
.386
7.7%
0.4%
.104
10
1942-1945
LF
927
.384
12.3%
0.2%
.076
11
1940-1945
RF
1088
.384
16.3%
0.8%
.109
12
1940-1945
RF
843
.384
11.4%
0.9%
.125
13
1940-1945
1B
679
.383
14.1%
1.6%
.151
14
1940-1945
3B
802
.382
14.6%
0.5%
.102
15
1940-1943
3B
928
.381
7.8%
1.5%
.148
16
1940-1945
CF
1189
.368
12.2%
0.7%
.116
17
1940-1945
1B
1278
.357
9.7%
0.8%
.104
18
1940-1943
LF
768
.352
9.9%
0.7%
.094
19
1940-1945
CF
1496
.352
8.0%
0.6%
.079
20
1940-1945
2B
578
.347
4.8%
0.3%
.072
21
1940-1945
P
585
.346
9.1%
1.5%
.130
22
1940-1945
3B
950
.344
8.0%
1.4%
.124
23
1940-1945
CF
1157
.343
6.0%
0.6%
.092
24
1940-1944
RF
575
.343
8.9%
0.7%
.087
25
1940-1945
SS
788
.338
10.2%
0.5%
.085
26
1943-1945
C
552
.334
10.1%
0.4%
.078
27
1942-1945
SS
921
.333
10.5%
0.3%
.068
28
1940-1945
LF
795
.329
8.9%
0.3%
.067
29
1940-1943
1B
580
.321
4.5%
0.5%
.084
30
1940-1945
3B
681
.321
5.9%
0.3%
.070
31
1940-1944
2B
608
.308
8.7%
0.8%
.100
32
1941-1945
2B
528
.299
6.1%
0.4%
.065
33
1940-1944
LF
577
.298
6.9%
0.0%
.034
34
1940-1945
3B
989
.297
6.1%
0.4%
.079
35
1940-1945
SS
661
.289
7.9%
0.5%
.069
36
1940-1945
CF
665
.287
4.8%
0.9%
.094
37
1941-1945
LF
550
.281
5.3%
0.2%
.057
38
1940-1945
SS
979
.267
8.6%
0.1%
.043
39
1940-1945
C
513
.265
6.8%
0.0%
.037
40
1940-1943
LF
514
.256
9.3%
0.2%
.061
41
1940-1945
3B
706
.254
6.7%
0.0%
.050
* = Left-handed hitter       ** = Switch-hitter       ^ = Unknown

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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.


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