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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
676
.334
8.1%
3.4%
4.25
0.9%
.073
3
1909-1928
1B
3780
.397
8.5%
2.3%
4.00
0.8%
.128
4
1920-1945
C
3774
.391
8.3%
3.0%
4.00
1.7%
.151
5
1915-1934
RF
2329
.333
8.8%
0.9%
4.00
0.2%
.064
6
1922-1937
1B
963
.296
11.3%
4.1%
3.67
0.4%
.045
7
1918-1930
3B
2424
.351
8.3%
1.9%
3.67
0.8%
.095
8
1902-1915
3B
2310
.372
14.7%
4.6%
3.55
0.1%
.049
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
1920-1923
LF
950
.367
8.0%
6.7%
3.00
1.4%
.145
12
1921-1928
1B
1749
.301
6.4%
3.3%
3.00
0.1%
.053
13
1912-1922
LF
1072
.380
15.9%
6.1%
3.00
0.1%
.053
14
1917-1934
P
686
.297
7.7%
5.0%
3.00
0.7%
.079
15
1919-1927
LF
2302
.355
7.0%
3.1%
2.80
0.5%
.080
16
1908-1925
3B
806
.360
10.4%
5.8%
2.75
1.0%
.103
17
1899-1909
1B
693
.280
10.8%
3.9%
2.63
0.0%
.005
18
1911-1924
2B
979
.302
7.7%
15.4%
2.50
0.4%
.070
19
1911-1927
3B
1506
.363
10.4%
3.6%
2.47
0.3%
.073
20
1910-1928
2B
3278
.295
11.0%
8.7%
2.25
0.1%
.051
21
1909-1927
C
1279
.353
9.6%
5.3%
2.24
0.6%
.070
22
1915-1944
C
2188
.303
5.0%
2.5%
2.17
0.3%
.068
23
1902-1908
LF
624
.303
9.0%
4.4%
2.12
0.3%
.046
24
1912-1923
CF
1249
.357
8.0%
4.8%
2.08
0.2%
.076
25
1902-1910
LF
1465
.273
7.7%
3.5%
2.08
0.1%
.029
26
1904-1925
CF
4065
.407
11.1%
5.7%
2.04
1.3%
.134
27
1911-1924
LF
2321
.352
8.9%
6.7%
2.00
1.0%
.108
28
1903-1912
RF
1523
.356
10.9%
5.0%
2.00
0.5%
.056
29
1922-1932
RF
1685
.370
10.1%
7.7%
2.00
1.5%
.158
30
1911-1921
2B
741
.252
7.4%
3.4%
2.00
0.1%
.039
31
1921-1937
SS
2077
.276
7.6%
7.7%
2.00
0.1%
.051
32
1906-1919
CF
1133
.370
9.6%
5.2%
2.00
0.7%
.096
33
1912-1928
CF
4322
.438
12.1%
6.8%
2.00
1.6%
.169
34
1907-1921
SS
1468
.288
9.6%
3.8%
2.00
0.2%
.039
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
2753
.289
6.8%
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
1915-1928
CF
2708
.359
8.8%
7.4%
1.55
0.8%
.096
46
1899-1919
C
870
.271
8.0%
8.0%
1.54
0.7%
.066
47
1902-1911
CF
1147
.298
13.5%
8.7%
1.54
0.1%
.030
48
1920-1937
RF
1721
.417
8.5%
4.7%
1.50
2.3%
.189
49
1908-1923
P
626
.216
8.1%
22.2%
1.50
0.2%
.049
50
1915-1941
CF
5619
.445
11.2%
7.9%
1.48
3.1%
.222
51
1905-1921
LF
1094
.334
11.5%
7.6%
1.45
0.2%
.060
52
1902-1913
RF
761
.305
7.2%
6.4%
1.42
0.0%
.053
53
1911-1924
LF
2553
.357
9.2%
11.5%
1.36
0.3%
.073
54
1899-1908
RF
973
.308
8.7%
6.7%
1.36
0.2%
.050
55
1914-1927
1B
908
.274
6.1%
4.8%
1.35
0.2%
.042
56
1918-1926
2B
836
.310
8.9%
9.8%
1.33
0.4%
.065
57
1902-1915
2B
1942
.277
7.8%
6.1%
1.33
0.1%
.034
58
1905-1914
CF
1431
.291
9.8%
8.0%
1.32
0.1%
.061
59
1915-1923
3B
649
.305
11.7%
9.7%
1.30
0.2%
.044
60
1920-1945
C
2694
.288
9.4%
7.2%
1.30
0.3%
.066
61
1902-1913
2B
546
.298
10.6%
9.9%
1.30
0.0%
.032
62
1909-1923
CF
1899
.377
10.1%
8.0%
1.29
0.3%
.074
63
1911-1930
RF
1172
.286
9.7%
8.4%
1.29
0.2%
.029
64
1902-1914
1B
1858
.397
10.4%
8.0%
1.27
0.6%
.100
65
1912-1922
LF
680
.317
7.9%
8.3%
1.24
0.0%
.040
66
1906-1932
SS
5210
.385
7.3%
5.0%
1.20
0.5%
.104
67
1919-1924
P
565
.280
7.3%
9.8%
1.20
0.4%
.063
68
1902-1914
C
1978
.344
6.5%
4.7%
1.20
0.3%
.056
69
1908-1931
SS
3918
.320
8.1%
8.4%
1.15
0.2%
.070
70
1919-1934
C
1796
.318
8.9%
10.6%
1.14
0.9%
.102
71
1907-1922
RF
2473
.299
7.6%
6.1%
1.13
0.2%
.054
72
1905-1923
1B
2224
.317
7.4%
8.2%
1.10
0.8%
.074
73
1903-1911
C
600
.250
8.8%
8.8%
1.07
0.0%
.042
74
1908-1923
2B
956
.298
9.8%
11.2%
1.06
0.1%
.058
75
1902-1912
CF
1215
.289
6.4%
5.4%
1.05
0.3%
.048
76
1902-1915
CF
2594
.305
9.1%
8.1%
1.02
0.4%
.052
77
1920-1925
SS
2328
.399
5.0%
4.1%
1.00
1.5%
.172
78
1894-1913
1B
899
.287
7.6%
9.4%
1.00
0.6%
.069
79
1907-1914
C
651
.273
7.1%
2.3%
1.00
0.3%
.050
80
1911-1925
SS
2593
.320
12.0%
6.5%
1.00
0.3%
.047
81
1922-1945
RF
1586
.399
10.0%
33.3%
1.00
3.4%
.203
82
1907-1925
RF
2360
.278
10.1%
9.9%
1.00
0.3%
.063
83
1911-1928
2B
2012
.302
5.7%
5.6%
0.97
0.1%
.054
84
1902-1915
LF
1749
.312
11.0%
12.3%
0.95
0.3%
.063
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
1920-1934
1B
2405
.381
8.0%
10.8%
0.88
2.2%
.162
90
1907-1922
3B
1498
.281
7.1%
5.5%
0.86
0.1%
.037
91
1910-1921
2B
1433
.328
8.5%
11.6%
0.85
1.0%
.103
92
1902-1927
SS
2174
.285
7.8%
8.2%
0.83
0.0%
.044
93
1918-1939
RF
1163
.274
5.0%
7.8%
0.83
1.1%
.099
94
1908-1923
SS
2624
.296
9.5%
16.7%
0.79
0.2%
.056
95
1912-1928
2B
2496
.329
9.4%
13.6%
0.78
0.5%
.079
96
1902-1907
2B
662
.266
9.1%
11.8%
0.77
0.0%
.026
97
1896-1917
RF
830
.385
7.5%
9.9%
0.76
1.4%
.155
98
1911-1918
C
943
.360
8.6%
6.9%
0.75
0.5%
.081
99
1902-1913
SS
1759
.280
9.5%
14.4%
0.74
0.1%
.037
100
1916-1930
C
2010
.306
7.4%
7.2%
0.73
0.4%
.083
* = Left-handed hitter       ** = Switch-hitter       ^ = Unknown

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