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# Years Pos
1
1940-1945
C
958
.506
15.9%
4.9%
.284
2
1940-1945
1B
1296
.447
15.4%
2.8%
.212
3
1940-1944
CF
520
.435
7.7%
3.3%
.199
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
1B
882
.398
8.5%
3.4%
.199
7
1940-1944
RF
571
.394
8.6%
1.1%
.110
8
1940-1945
CF
566
.393
10.1%
2.5%
.164
9
1941-1944
CF
508
.386
7.7%
0.4%
.104
10
1940-1945
3B
798
.384
14.7%
0.5%
.103
11
1942-1945
LF
927
.384
12.3%
0.2%
.076
12
1940-1945
RF
1088
.384
16.3%
0.8%
.109
13
1940-1945
RF
843
.384
11.4%
0.9%
.125
14
1940-1945
1B
679
.383
14.1%
1.6%
.151
15
1940-1943
3B
926
.382
7.8%
1.5%
.149
16
1940-1945
CF
1186
.368
12.2%
0.7%
.117
17
1940-1945
1B
1278
.357
9.7%
0.8%
.104
18
1940-1945
CF
1492
.353
8.0%
0.6%
.079
19
1940-1943
LF
768
.352
9.9%
0.7%
.094
20
1940-1945
P
582
.348
9.1%
1.5%
.130
21
1940-1945
2B
578
.346
4.8%
0.3%
.072
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
571
.342
8.8%
0.7%
.088
25
1940-1945
SS
776
.337
10.1%
0.5%
.086
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
567
.324
4.6%
0.5%
.084
30
1940-1945
3B
681
.321
5.9%
0.3%
.070
31
1940-1944
2B
606
.307
8.7%
0.8%
.099
32
1941-1945
2B
528
.299
6.1%
0.4%
.065
33
1940-1945
3B
989
.297
6.1%
0.4%
.079
34
1940-1944
LF
568
.293
6.7%
0.0%
.035
35
1940-1945
SS
661
.289
7.9%
0.5%
.069
36
1940-1945
CF
662
.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
1940-1945
3B
706
.254
6.7%
0.0%
.050
41
1940-1943
LF
502
.251
9.4%
0.2%
.058
* = Left-handed hitter       ** = Switch-hitter       ^ = Unknown

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