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# Years Pos
1
1921-1933
RF
1965
.354
5.3%
0.8%
9.67
1.1%
.128
2
1920-1936
CF
3143
.359
8.6%
1.0%
9.63
0.9%
.105
3
1919-1927
LF
805
.299
7.7%
1.2%
9.50
0.5%
.044
4
1921-1932
RF
856
.364
5.4%
1.2%
9.00
1.3%
.122
5
1920-1937
C
862
.292
5.8%
0.7%
9.00
0.5%
.076
6
1922-1937
1B
1253
.300
11.7%
1.5%
8.88
0.4%
.048
7
1906-1925
3B
2842
.277
10.8%
1.6%
8.00
0.3%
.052
8
1914-1927
C
719
.238
7.1%
1.1%
8.00
0.0%
.031
9
1921-1945
2B
2640
.378
7.7%
1.1%
7.71
1.7%
.151
10
1907-1921
SS
1468
.288
9.6%
1.3%
7.67
0.2%
.039
11
1909-1928
1B
4053
.396
8.6%
1.3%
7.50
0.8%
.127
12
1924-1937
RF
1917
.403
10.7%
1.3%
7.00
3.0%
.204
13
1922-1945
3B
3949
.437
11.2%
0.2%
61.00
2.1%
.175
14
1921-1945
3B
2834
.401
13.0%
1.9%
6.80
2.1%
.175
15
1915-1944
C
2395
.302
5.2%
1.0%
6.50
0.3%
.067
16
1919-1928
C
693
.333
7.6%
1.3%
6.00
1.4%
.126
17
1927-1936
SS
962
.315
8.2%
1.3%
6.00
1.4%
.112
18
1918-1925
C
1461
.279
7.3%
2.2%
6.00
0.1%
.057
19
1916-1928
1B
1291
.276
6.1%
1.3%
6.00
0.2%
.039
20
1918-1928
C
751
.281
7.3%
1.3%
6.00
0.4%
.054
21
1887-1913
C
740
.334
8.8%
2.7%
5.50
0.8%
.069
22
1919-1934
P
827
.380
9.2%
2.3%
5.25
2.5%
.161
23
1917-1927
2B
2518
.277
6.5%
1.8%
5.20
0.6%
.075
24
1917-1935
CF
1997
.411
10.7%
2.1%
5.14
2.1%
.174
25
1920-1945
C
3933
.392
8.4%
2.0%
5.13
1.6%
.150
26
1921-1931
LF
1772
.285
6.8%
1.7%
5.13
0.2%
.053
27
1921-1930
P
529
.266
8.1%
1.2%
5.00
1.3%
.105
28
1923-1940
P
598
.273
3.0%
1.4%
5.00
1.0%
.095
29
1917-1933
CF
943
.369
8.1%
2.1%
5.00
2.1%
.138
30
1915-1934
RF
2619
.333
8.7%
1.9%
5.00
0.2%
.070
31
1922-1945
RF
1833
.399
9.6%
2.4%
4.71
3.7%
.207
32
1916-1937
SS
3394
.381
7.9%
1.8%
4.56
1.4%
.137
33
1910-1921
CF
1267
.300
7.5%
1.5%
4.50
0.5%
.061
34
1922-1937
P
659
.325
9.6%
2.0%
4.50
1.2%
.110
35
1916-1932
RF
2090
.447
8.1%
2.2%
4.36
2.9%
.223
36
1916-1928
2B
1006
.363
12.0%
3.3%
4.25
0.5%
.092
37
1921-1939
RF
3141
.324
6.5%
1.8%
4.21
0.9%
.098
38
1899-1915
3B
2621
.382
15.7%
4.2%
4.19
0.1%
.050
39
1921-1933
1B
1605
.331
11.2%
3.1%
4.18
1.1%
.093
40
1924-1928
2B
597
.339
5.9%
1.7%
4.17
3.0%
.161
41
1915-1924
CF
1270
.320
6.2%
2.5%
4.00
0.6%
.083
42
1909-1921
1B
1509
.391
7.6%
2.3%
4.00
2.1%
.168
43
1905-1917
C
741
.298
5.5%
2.4%
4.00
0.0%
.044
44
1926-1937
RF
1093
.337
9.1%
5.0%
4.00
0.6%
.098
45
1918-1928
CF
1762
.353
7.8%
2.5%
4.00
2.0%
.159
46
1920-1940
LF
2466
.382
10.1%
0.4%
33.50
0.8%
.094
47
1899-1908
LF
961
.319
11.1%
3.0%
3.79
0.2%
.045
48
1930-1945
1B
1386
.313
6.9%
2.2%
3.75
0.7%
.100
49
1914-1932
2B
4518
.313
8.9%
2.5%
3.67
0.3%
.079
50
1920-1938
CF
3701
.361
7.3%
2.0%
3.61
1.6%
.152
51
1912-1923
C
1461
.278
5.7%
1.3%
3.60
0.5%
.062
52
1911-1924
LF
2321
.352
8.8%
2.9%
3.60
1.0%
.107
53
1915-1928
LF
2293
.405
10.1%
2.0%
3.57
1.9%
.169
54
1924-1933
3B
1007
.334
8.6%
2.8%
3.56
1.9%
.133
55
1915-1941
CF
5936
.448
11.5%
3.6%
3.51
3.2%
.225
56
1915-1924
3B
2107
.254
7.2%
1.9%
3.25
0.1%
.041
57
1918-1927
2B
1051
.303
8.9%
3.0%
3.20
0.5%
.067
58
1915-1928
CF
2968
.358
9.1%
3.4%
3.14
0.7%
.093
59
1895-1914
SS
1781
.386
9.5%
4.3%
3.11
0.8%
.089
60
1912-1922
LF
1072
.380
15.9%
6.1%
3.00
0.1%
.053
61
1920-1923
LF
950
.367
8.0%
4.5%
3.00
1.4%
.145
62
1921-1937
P
522
.300
5.7%
2.3%
3.00
2.1%
.115
63
1916-1928
1B
1793
.297
6.4%
3.3%
3.00
0.1%
.052
64
1923-1945
RF
846
.326
5.6%
5.3%
3.00
0.4%
.082
65
1932-1942
2B
1435
.374
9.9%
3.8%
3.00
1.1%
.129
66
1908-1923
P
626
.218
8.3%
5.5%
3.00
0.2%
.049
67
1933-1945
1B
2249
.464
14.5%
5.0%
3.00
3.7%
.245
68
1916-1934
3B
2446
.321
10.9%
0.3%
29.00
0.2%
.057
69
1925-1931
RF
813
.461
11.2%
0.4%
28.00
2.3%
.205
70
1922-1932
LF
1235
.388
8.8%
0.4%
26.00
2.8%
.161
71
1910-1926
C
1917
.395
8.5%
0.6%
25.00
1.3%
.133
72
1911-1927
3B
2890
.289
6.8%
2.4%
2.95
0.0%
.050
73
1920-1933
LF
2227
.283
8.7%
3.2%
2.93
0.3%
.048
74
1920-1934
1B
2754
.380
8.2%
3.7%
2.93
2.1%
.155
75
1920-1932
1B
1750
.371
7.0%
2.3%
2.88
2.2%
.152
76
1922-1930
C
1016
.296
6.4%
2.9%
2.83
0.5%
.073
77
1910-1928
2B
3296
.295
11.0%
4.0%
2.83
0.1%
.051
78
1921-1931
SS
638
.269
6.6%
3.1%
2.83
0.5%
.065
79
1919-1927
LF
2302
.355
7.0%
3.1%
2.80
0.5%
.080
80
1912-1928
CF
4327
.438
12.1%
4.8%
2.73
1.6%
.170
81
1919-1935
RF
898
.349
9.0%
4.0%
2.71
2.1%
.153
82
1904-1925
CF
4083
.407
11.1%
4.7%
2.70
1.3%
.133
83
1911-1930
RF
1192
.285
9.8%
3.6%
2.61
0.2%
.029
84
1919-1937
SS
2250
.428
7.3%
2.7%
2.59
3.8%
.237
85
1921-1937
SS
2414
.276
7.5%
3.1%
2.58
0.1%
.051
86
1899-1909
1B
954
.301
11.3%
4.3%
2.53
0.0%
.009
87
1918-1936
3B
3558
.334
6.2%
2.1%
2.53
0.8%
.110
88
1916-1934
C
1382
.319
9.7%
4.7%
2.50
0.6%
.085
89
1911-1924
2B
979
.302
7.7%
15.4%
2.50
0.4%
.070
90
1911-1927
3B
1506
.363
10.4%
3.6%
2.47
0.3%
.073
91
1911-1924
1B
2357
.306
7.0%
3.0%
2.46
0.5%
.078
92
1918-1939
LF
1316
.281
5.2%
2.4%
2.43
1.1%
.101
93
1911-1924
LF
2553
.357
9.2%
3.7%
2.38
0.3%
.073
94
1906-1932
SS
5371
.385
7.1%
2.8%
2.31
0.6%
.106
95
1908-1925
3B
806
.360
10.4%
6.0%
2.29
1.0%
.103
96
1907-1926
1B
2843
.335
9.9%
4.2%
2.26
0.4%
.081
97
1908-1923
SS
2624
.296
9.5%
4.3%
2.25
0.2%
.056
98
1911-1925
SS
2593
.320
12.0%
4.9%
2.25
0.3%
.047
99
1907-1922
RF
2477
.299
7.6%
3.5%
2.24
0.2%
.054
100
1909-1927
C
1279
.353
9.6%
5.3%
2.24
0.6%
.070
* = Left-handed hitter       ** = Switch-hitter       ^ = Unknown

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Playing statistics for 1887-1922 and 1926-1938, as well as all Cuban League games (1902-1928) and Negro League vs. Major League games (1887-1944), copyright 2011-2018 Gary Ashwill.

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