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# Years Pos
1
1940-1946
C
1146
.498
14.7%
5.2%
.292
2
1940-1946
SS
630
.465
9.0%
3.2%
.207
3
1940-1946
1B
1505
.450
15.8%
2.9%
.212
4
1942-1946
2B
501
.429
12.8%
2.6%
.208
5
1940-1946
CF
663
.424
6.9%
3.2%
.205
6
1940-1946
SS
516
.422
10.1%
3.7%
.208
7
1940-1945
C
735
.419
9.1%
2.4%
.180
8
1940-1946
LF
1202
.405
7.7%
2.3%
.187
9
1940-1946
LF
837
.397
10.5%
2.5%
.160
10
1940-1944
RF
571
.394
8.6%
1.1%
.110
11
1940-1946
1B
1144
.394
8.0%
3.1%
.185
12
1944-1946
SS
720
.393
9.7%
0.3%
.080
13
1942-1946
LF
1064
.390
11.9%
0.2%
.074
14
1941-1944
CF
508
.386
7.7%
0.4%
.104
15
1940-1945
3B
798
.384
14.7%
0.5%
.103
16
1940-1946
RF
848
.384
11.4%
0.9%
.124
17
1940-1946
CF
1456
.383
12.2%
1.0%
.128
18
1941-1946
CF
503
.381
7.8%
1.2%
.124
19
1940-1946
RF
1181
.379
16.1%
0.8%
.107
20
1940-1946
1B
707
.377
13.6%
1.6%
.147
21
1941-1946
SS
577
.374
9.5%
0.7%
.091
22
1940-1946
3B
1063
.374
7.1%
1.4%
.142
23
1940-1945
1B
1278
.357
9.7%
0.8%
.104
24
1940-1943
LF
768
.352
9.9%
0.7%
.094
25
1942-1946
CF
641
.351
8.3%
0.8%
.084
26
1940-1946
2B
586
.349
4.9%
0.3%
.072
27
1940-1945
P
582
.348
9.1%
1.5%
.130
28
1940-1946
CF
1426
.347
6.4%
0.5%
.085
29
1943-1946
1B
582
.346
7.7%
1.7%
.115
30
1940-1945
3B
950
.344
8.0%
1.4%
.124
31
1940-1946
2B
621
.342
10.6%
1.6%
.126
32
1940-1944
RF
571
.342
8.8%
0.7%
.088
33
1940-1946
CF
1745
.341
7.7%
0.5%
.070
34
1940-1945
SS
776
.337
10.1%
0.5%
.086
35
1943-1946
C
754
.337
9.7%
0.5%
.074
36
1942-1946
1B
634
.335
6.0%
0.8%
.108
37
1940-1946
1B
558
.334
3.2%
0.9%
.096
38
1940-1946
1B
708
.333
5.9%
0.7%
.090
39
1942-1946
RF
568
.330
5.1%
0.7%
.094
40
1942-1946
SS
1131
.330
9.4%
0.5%
.070
41
1940-1945
LF
795
.329
8.9%
0.3%
.067
42
1940-1946
3B
831
.318
5.8%
0.2%
.059
43
1941-1946
LF
540
.311
6.3%
0.2%
.062
44
1941-1946
2B
670
.309
7.2%
0.6%
.078
45
1940-1946
LF
658
.306
7.8%
0.5%
.090
46
1942-1946
P
524
.306
13.2%
0.0%
.043
47
1940-1946
2B
657
.305
8.7%
0.8%
.098
48
1940-1946
2B
518
.302
7.7%
0.2%
.072
49
1940-1946
3B
563
.300
9.1%
1.1%
.087
50
1940-1946
3B
1034
.298
6.2%
0.4%
.077
51
1940-1944
LF
568
.293
6.7%
0.0%
.035
52
1940-1946
SS
771
.289
8.6%
0.4%
.062
53
1940-1946
SS
1257
.287
8.7%
0.2%
.056
54
1940-1946
CF
789
.280
4.8%
0.8%
.087
55
1941-1946
LF
612
.278
5.9%
0.2%
.051
56
1942-1946
3B
694
.263
9.2%
0.0%
.010
57
1940-1946
C
645
.259
6.7%
0.0%
.039
58
1940-1946
2B
922
.252
6.3%
0.0%
.044
59
1940-1943
LF
502
.251
9.4%
0.2%
.058
* = Left-handed hitter       ** = Switch-hitter       ^ = Unknown

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