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# Years Pos
1
1918-1925
C
1461
.279
7.3%
2.2%
6.00
0.1%
.057
2
1887-1913
C
740
.334
8.8%
2.7%
5.50
0.8%
.069
3
1899-1915
3B
2482
.376
15.3%
4.2%
4.13
0.1%
.049
4
1909-1928
1B
3780
.397
8.5%
2.3%
4.00
0.8%
.128
5
1915-1934
RF
2329
.333
8.8%
0.9%
4.00
0.2%
.064
6
1920-1945
C
3789
.391
8.3%
3.0%
4.00
1.7%
.151
7
1918-1930
3B
2424
.351
8.3%
1.9%
3.67
0.8%
.095
8
1922-1937
1B
963
.296
11.3%
4.1%
3.67
0.4%
.045
9
1906-1925
3B
2828
.276
10.7%
3.7%
3.50
0.3%
.051
10
1895-1914
SS
1781
.386
9.5%
4.3%
3.11
0.8%
.089
11
1899-1908
LF
789
.318
10.5%
3.6%
3.04
0.3%
.044
12
1917-1934
P
686
.297
7.7%
5.0%
3.00
0.7%
.079
13
1912-1922
LF
1072
.380
15.9%
6.1%
3.00
0.1%
.053
14
1916-1928
1B
1782
.298
6.4%
3.3%
3.00
0.1%
.052
15
1920-1923
LF
950
.367
8.0%
6.7%
3.00
1.4%
.145
16
1919-1927
LF
2302
.355
7.0%
3.1%
2.80
0.5%
.080
17
1908-1925
3B
806
.360
10.4%
5.8%
2.75
1.0%
.103
18
1899-1909
1B
863
.301
11.8%
4.2%
2.73
0.0%
.008
19
1911-1924
2B
979
.302
7.7%
15.4%
2.50
0.4%
.070
20
1911-1927
3B
1506
.363
10.4%
3.6%
2.47
0.3%
.073
21
1910-1928
2B
3278
.295
11.0%
8.7%
2.25
0.1%
.051
22
1909-1927
C
1279
.353
9.6%
5.3%
2.24
0.6%
.070
23
1915-1944
C
2188
.303
5.0%
2.5%
2.17
0.3%
.068
24
1912-1923
CF
1249
.357
8.0%
4.8%
2.08
0.2%
.076
25
1900-1910
LF
1504
.274
7.7%
3.5%
2.05
0.1%
.029
26
1904-1925
CF
4065
.407
11.1%
5.7%
2.04
1.3%
.134
27
1907-1921
SS
1468
.288
9.6%
3.8%
2.00
0.2%
.039
28
1921-1937
SS
2077
.276
7.6%
7.7%
2.00
0.1%
.051
29
1906-1919
CF
1133
.370
9.6%
5.2%
2.00
0.7%
.096
30
1922-1932
RF
1685
.370
10.1%
7.7%
2.00
1.5%
.158
31
1912-1928
CF
4327
.438
12.1%
6.8%
2.00
1.6%
.170
32
1911-1921
2B
741
.252
7.4%
3.4%
2.00
0.1%
.039
33
1903-1912
RF
1523
.356
10.9%
5.0%
2.00
0.5%
.056
34
1911-1924
LF
2321
.352
8.8%
6.7%
2.00
1.0%
.107
35
1914-1932
2B
4107
.312
8.7%
4.8%
1.95
0.3%
.078
36
1920-1938
CF
3375
.361
7.1%
3.4%
1.87
1.6%
.153
37
1917-1935
CF
1764
.409
10.6%
5.2%
1.85
2.0%
.170
38
1908-1918
SS
1141
.297
10.8%
5.0%
1.78
0.0%
.036
39
1908-1925
LF
1807
.314
9.2%
8.3%
1.67
0.2%
.064
40
1907-1926
1B
2833
.335
9.9%
6.8%
1.66
0.4%
.081
41
1911-1926
3B
2758
.289
6.9%
4.9%
1.65
0.0%
.050
42
1902-1918
C
3408
.328
11.6%
7.9%
1.60
0.3%
.054
43
1906-1920
LF
878
.360
8.0%
8.2%
1.58
0.3%
.084
44
1904-1927
LF
2305
.321
9.5%
5.6%
1.57
0.1%
.053
45
1899-1911
CF
1282
.291
13.2%
8.4%
1.55
0.1%
.029
46
1915-1928
CF
2713
.359
8.9%
7.4%
1.55
0.8%
.096
47
1899-1919
C
870
.271
8.0%
8.0%
1.54
0.7%
.066
48
1899-1908
RF
1098
.307
9.3%
6.3%
1.53
0.2%
.048
49
1916-1938
RF
1782
.416
8.6%
4.7%
1.50
2.2%
.188
50
1908-1923
P
626
.218
8.3%
22.2%
1.50
0.2%
.049
51
1915-1941
CF
5619
.445
11.2%
7.9%
1.48
3.1%
.222
52
1905-1921
LF
1094
.334
11.5%
7.6%
1.45
0.2%
.060
53
1899-1911
C
725
.252
9.8%
7.7%
1.37
0.0%
.041
54
1911-1924
LF
2553
.357
9.2%
11.5%
1.36
0.3%
.073
55
1899-1913
RF
817
.308
7.0%
5.7%
1.36
0.0%
.053
56
1914-1927
1B
908
.274
6.1%
4.8%
1.35
0.2%
.042
57
1899-1915
2B
2043
.277
7.8%
6.0%
1.34
0.0%
.034
58
1918-1926
2B
836
.310
8.9%
9.8%
1.33
0.4%
.065
59
1905-1914
CF
1431
.291
9.8%
8.0%
1.32
0.1%
.061
60
1899-1912
CF
1374
.300
6.8%
4.7%
1.31
0.3%
.047
61
1915-1923
3B
649
.305
11.7%
9.7%
1.30
0.2%
.044
62
1902-1913
2B
546
.298
10.6%
9.9%
1.30
0.0%
.032
63
1920-1945
C
2872
.291
9.6%
7.2%
1.30
0.3%
.068
64
1909-1923
CF
1899
.377
10.1%
8.0%
1.29
0.3%
.074
65
1911-1930
RF
1176
.286
9.9%
8.4%
1.29
0.2%
.029
66
1902-1914
1B
1858
.397
10.4%
8.0%
1.27
0.6%
.100
67
1912-1922
LF
680
.317
7.9%
8.3%
1.24
0.0%
.040
68
1906-1932
SS
5210
.385
7.3%
5.0%
1.20
0.5%
.104
69
1919-1924
P
565
.280
7.3%
9.8%
1.20
0.4%
.063
70
1902-1914
C
1978
.344
6.5%
4.7%
1.20
0.3%
.056
71
1908-1931
SS
3918
.320
8.1%
8.4%
1.15
0.2%
.070
72
1919-1934
C
1796
.318
8.9%
10.6%
1.14
0.9%
.102
73
1907-1922
RF
2477
.299
7.6%
6.1%
1.13
0.2%
.054
74
1905-1923
1B
2224
.317
7.4%
8.2%
1.10
0.8%
.074
75
1899-1910
P
568
.270
7.7%
7.7%
1.06
0.0%
.031
76
1908-1923
2B
956
.298
9.8%
11.2%
1.06
0.1%
.058
77
1902-1915
CF
2594
.305
9.1%
8.1%
1.02
0.4%
.052
78
1911-1925
SS
2593
.320
12.0%
6.5%
1.00
0.3%
.047
79
1916-1925
SS
2353
.397
5.0%
4.1%
1.00
1.5%
.171
80
1894-1913
1B
899
.287
7.6%
9.4%
1.00
0.6%
.069
81
1907-1914
C
651
.273
7.1%
2.3%
1.00
0.3%
.050
82
1922-1945
RF
1586
.399
10.0%
33.3%
1.00
3.4%
.203
83
1907-1925
RF
2360
.278
10.0%
9.9%
1.00
0.3%
.063
84
1911-1928
2B
2012
.302
5.7%
5.6%
0.97
0.1%
.054
85
1906-1925
C
2875
.277
8.1%
8.4%
0.95
0.2%
.049
86
1903-1922
3B
1918
.321
7.8%
7.8%
0.94
0.3%
.051
87
1916-1937
SS
2970
.380
7.8%
6.9%
0.90
1.3%
.134
88
1917-1925
1B
1967
.407
8.7%
8.8%
0.90
3.8%
.215
89
1899-1915
LF
1888
.307
10.6%
12.8%
0.88
0.3%
.063
90
1920-1934
1B
2405
.381
8.0%
10.8%
0.88
2.2%
.162
91
1907-1922
3B
1498
.281
7.1%
5.5%
0.86
0.1%
.037
92
1910-1921
2B
1433
.328
8.5%
11.6%
0.85
1.0%
.103
93
1918-1939
RF
1163
.274
5.0%
7.8%
0.83
1.1%
.099
94
1902-1927
SS
2174
.285
7.8%
8.2%
0.83
0.0%
.044
95
1900-1911
2B
1005
.219
4.7%
5.7%
0.79
0.0%
.021
96
1908-1923
SS
2624
.296
9.5%
16.7%
0.79
0.2%
.056
97
1912-1928
2B
2501
.329
9.5%
13.6%
0.78
0.5%
.079
98
1902-1907
2B
662
.266
9.1%
11.8%
0.77
0.0%
.026
99
1896-1917
RF
830
.385
7.5%
9.9%
0.76
1.4%
.155
100
1911-1918
C
943
.360
8.6%
6.9%
0.75
0.5%
.081
* = Left-handed hitter       ** = Switch-hitter       ^ = Unknown

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