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1940 - 1948


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# Years Pos
1
1940-1946
C
1713
.517
15.6%
5.6%
3.06
6.1%
.326
2
1940-1945
CF
1282
.457
11.7%
4.9%
2.77
2.3%
.199
3
1942-1947
2B
642
.448
12.9%
12.5%
1.00
3.3%
.243
4
1940-1948
1B
1832
.446
16.2%
3.7%
3.00
3.0%
.211
5
1941-1941
LF
512
.438
14.3%
10.2%
1.40
0.2%
.106
6
1940-1948
LF
1078
.436
10.4%
15.4%
0.00
3.5%
.198
7
1940-1946
CF
696
.433
8.5%
7.3%
1.29
1.9%
.191
8
1940-1946
SS
975
.430
10.4%
16.1%
0.66
4.0%
.224
9
1940-1948
CF
1280
.430
6.3%
4.9%
0.63
2.9%
.205
10
1940-1948
RF
950
.429
11.9%
11.6%
0.81
3.2%
.209
11
1940-1945
RF
770
.422
10.5%
11.0%
0.95
3.0%
.194
12
1940-1946
CF
2000
.420
11.9%
5.4%
2.16
0.9%
.130
13
1940-1945
C
746
.418
9.0%
50.0%
0.00
2.4%
.177
14
1944-1948
SS
555
.412
8.3%
6.1%
0.75
0.0%
.094
15
1940-1948
C
988
.408
15.3%
10.2%
1.51
1.7%
.166
16
1940-1946
LF
770
.408
15.1%
10.1%
1.55
0.8%
.127
17
1943-1948
RF
553
.407
10.1%
7.3%
1.00
2.7%
.181
18
1940-1941
3B
510
.405
9.6%
2.7%
3.50
0.6%
.128
19
1940-1941
RF
531
.404
11.3%
4.3%
2.61
0.8%
.123
20
1940-1946
LF
1207
.404
7.7%
40.0%
0.00
2.3%
.186
21
1940-1948
SS
1481
.402
10.1%
4.8%
2.24
1.1%
.127
22
1940-1947
SS
853
.401
4.8%
7.5%
0.35
1.3%
.143
23
1940-1948
CF
2037
.401
13.4%
7.7%
2.00
1.1%
.138
24
1940-1946
RF
1383
.398
11.4%
7.7%
1.46
1.5%
.143
25
1946-1948
3B
550
.396
7.6%
0.0%
1.6%
.165
26
1940-1941
C
649
.396
16.6%
7.1%
2.35
0.8%
.118
27
1940-1944
3B
853
.392
7.0%
3.0%
2.22
1.2%
.129
28
1944-1948
SS
1140
.391
9.3%
0.0%
0.3%
.089
29
1940-1948
LF
1139
.389
11.1%
2.9%
2.00
2.5%
.160
30
1940-1944
RF
581
.388
8.4%
20.0%
0.00
1.0%
.108
31
1940-1948
CF
543
.386
9.2%
0.0%
2.8%
.168
32
1940-1943
LF
784
.386
12.4%
9.1%
1.34
0.5%
.097
33
1940-1947
3B
1069
.385
7.5%
9.8%
0.79
1.2%
.147
34
1942-1948
2B
656
.385
7.8%
6.3%
2.00
1.1%
.135
35
1942-1948
CF
678
.384
7.5%
5.1%
1.33
1.0%
.155
36
1940-1947
RF
1201
.382
16.2%
0.7%
.110
37
1940-1945
3B
802
.382
14.6%
0.5%
.102
38
1940-1948
1B
1616
.380
8.0%
11.1%
1.00
2.7%
.165
39
1940-1946
1B
708
.376
13.6%
0.0%
1.6%
.147
40
1940-1946
CF
560
.375
7.1%
11.5%
0.33
1.3%
.128
41
1946-1948
CF
595
.375
7.6%
0.0%
1.7%
.122
42
1940-1941
3B
518
.375
5.0%
8.7%
0.58
1.7%
.190
43
1940-1946
3B
1114
.374
7.0%
6.1%
0.67
1.4%
.145
44
1940-1945
LF
790
.370
13.2%
13.1%
1.25
1.8%
.140
45
1943-1948
RF
901
.367
8.9%
1.0%
.099
46
1940-1946
2B
999
.363
10.4%
7.9%
1.27
1.3%
.127
47
1940-1941
1B
724
.360
12.3%
9.4%
1.31
0.3%
.109
48
1940-1945
CF
502
.359
8.4%
8.6%
0.88
0.6%
.097
49
1940-1948
SS
2481
.358
10.1%
6.2%
1.82
1.0%
.109
50
1940-1948
1B
1041
.355
4.6%
0.5%
.094
51
1940-1947
1B
998
.355
11.3%
9.0%
1.26
0.7%
.106
52
1940-1948
1B
1323
.354
9.8%
20.0%
0.50
0.8%
.102
53
1942-1946
CF
648
.354
8.3%
0.8%
.087
54
1940-1943
LF
768
.352
9.9%
0.7%
.094
55
1940-1941
RF
841
.349
8.0%
4.8%
1.68
0.4%
.105
56
1940-1945
C
737
.347
9.6%
8.5%
1.19
1.4%
.131
57
1940-1945
P
587
.345
9.0%
50.0%
0.00
1.5%
.129
58
1940-1945
3B
950
.344
8.0%
1.4%
.124
59
1946-1948
2B
574
.343
11.8%
0.0%
0.0%
.082
60
1940-1948
RF
560
.343
5.0%
0.4%
.070
61
1940-1944
RF
575
.343
8.9%
0.7%
.087
62
1940-1945
SS
805
.342
10.1%
0.0%
0.5%
.086
63
1943-1948
C
1055
.341
9.7%
0.0%
0.8%
.095
64
1940-1948
C
505
.341
15.2%
0.6%
.058
65
1940-1948
2B
703
.338
5.0%
0.0%
0.3%
.068
66
1940-1948
CF
1848
.338
6.7%
6.0%
0.00
0.5%
.082
67
1942-1946
1B
634
.335
6.0%
0.8%
.108
68
1940-1948
C
806
.335
10.5%
12.0%
1.19
0.6%
.084
69
1940-1941
2B
702
.332
9.8%
4.1%
2.38
0.0%
.065
70
1940-1945
3B
545
.331
7.2%
4.2%
1.20
0.6%
.091
71
1941-1948
LF
1174
.331
6.8%
0.0%
0.6%
.086
72
1942-1946
RF
568
.330
5.1%
0.7%
.094
73
1940-1948
CF
2038
.330
7.7%
0.0%
0.4%
.065
74
1940-1947
LF
799
.328
8.9%
0.0%
0.3%
.067
75
1940-1941
CF
579
.327
10.7%
13.1%
0.82
0.9%
.093
76
1940-1948
1B
1001
.326
6.6%
10.2%
1.00
0.7%
.087
77
1940-1941
SS
512
.325
17.0%
18.4%
0.93
0.2%
.061
78
1945-1948
CF
736
.320
11.8%
0.5%
.077
79
1945-1948
CF
501
.319
10.6%
0.4%
.092
80
1941-1946
2B
759
.318
8.3%
16.9%
1.00
0.7%
.085
81
1942-1948
1B
615
.318
5.7%
0.0%
0.3%
.069
82
1940-1948
3B
1175
.318
5.8%
18.2%
0.00
0.3%
.065
83
1940-1942
SS
790
.318
7.2%
2.9%
1.92
0.9%
.078
84
1943-1948
1B
938
.316
7.5%
1.2%
.098
85
1940-1941
2B
697
.316
10.9%
6.2%
1.77
0.3%
.071
86
1940-1948
RF
541
.315
3.5%
0.0%
0.4%
.098
87
1941-1947
LF
644
.311
7.1%
0.0%
0.2%
.066
88
1940-1948
SS
1768
.310
8.4%
0.0%
0.2%
.064
89
1944-1948
LF
571
.308
8.4%
0.7%
.087
90
1941-1948
P
516
.308
8.7%
66.7%
0.00
1.0%
.091
91
1945-1947
RF
511
.307
8.0%
0.2%
.070
92
1940-1946
LF
662
.306
7.9%
0.5%
.089
93
1940-1948
1B
509
.305
8.4%
0.6%
.068
94
1942-1948
C
730
.304
6.2%
0.0%
0.4%
.067
95
1940-1948
2B
584
.304
8.0%
0.2%
.066
96
1940-1948
3B
563
.303
3.4%
0.2%
.058
97
1940-1948
2B
667
.302
8.5%
0.7%
.098
98
1943-1948
2B
629
.302
4.9%
0.0%
.076
99
1940-1947
3B
1046
.299
6.2%
0.4%
.076
100
1940-1947
LF
618
.298
6.5%
0.0%
0.0%
.035
* = Left-handed hitter       ** = Switch-hitter       ^ = Unknown

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