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# Years Pos
1
1925-1931
RF
1126
.497
12.4%
3.6%
.261
2
1930-1946
C
3886
.495
13.1%
5.4%
3.19
6.2%
.325
3
1933-1948
1B
2865
.459
15.1%
4.2%
3.00
3.6%
.235
4
1942-1947
2B
657
.457
12.8%
12.5%
1.00
3.2%
.247
5
1943-1945
2B
610
.456
7.0%
6.2%
1.20
3.0%
.227
6
1943-1947
CF
1258
.453
17.7%
5.8%
3.01
1.4%
.171
7
1938-1948
SS
1499
.453
11.8%
7.0%
2.38
4.1%
.226
8
1923-1940
CF
4579
.451
9.5%
10.8%
0.33
4.4%
.270
9
1942-1948
RF
541
.448
12.4%
1.7%
.183
10
1915-1941
CF
6802
.446
11.4%
8.1%
1.40
3.1%
.223
11
1923-1944
1B
3999
.444
10.0%
14.8%
1.50
4.8%
.277
12
1916-1932
RF
2135
.444
7.9%
6.7%
0.50
2.9%
.221
13
1935-1948
CF
2257
.442
6.4%
4.9%
0.69
3.1%
.225
14
1940-1944
CF
860
.440
15.8%
13.4%
1.18
2.8%
.204
15
1922-1945
3B
4578
.439
11.2%
0.0%
2.2%
.179
16
1944-1945
C
810
.437
14.6%
5.8%
2.51
3.1%
.189
17
1919-1937
3B
2542
.435
7.6%
16.7%
0.25
4.2%
.249
18
1912-1932
CF
5131
.434
11.9%
7.3%
1.79
1.6%
.166
19
1944-1947
LF
698
.434
11.7%
3.5%
3.67
1.6%
.145
20
1938-1946
SS
1115
.432
11.3%
16.1%
0.66
4.0%
.228
21
1932-1945
CF
3262
.427
9.2%
4.5%
2.57
2.3%
.190
22
1936-1948
RF
1548
.425
11.8%
12.1%
0.80
2.8%
.197
23
1941-1945
RF
1050
.420
7.7%
4.1%
1.85
1.5%
.160
24
1930-1945
CF
2290
.415
13.2%
4.0%
3.64
1.4%
.128
25
1921-1946
2B
3473
.414
13.4%
13.6%
0.00
2.1%
.183
26
1940-1946
CF
2156
.414
8.2%
6.9%
1.21
1.8%
.184
27
1922-1945
RF
3852
.413
12.4%
8.9%
1.65
3.3%
.201
28
1917-1935
CF
2097
.413
10.3%
5.1%
1.92
2.1%
.176
29
1924-1948
SS
6447
.413
11.1%
4.2%
3.00
2.7%
.190
30
1930-1948
C
2426
.412
15.1%
9.5%
1.77
2.3%
.180
31
1922-1937
RF
2552
.412
11.1%
0.0%
3.0%
.213
32
1916-1938
CF
2609
.410
10.1%
3.4%
2.50
2.0%
.175
33
1944-1948
SS
673
.410
8.6%
10.0%
0.50
0.0%
.088
34
1937-1946
LF
1503
.410
8.2%
40.0%
0.00
2.2%
.179
35
1943-1948
RF
767
.409
9.9%
2.3%
.179
36
1940-1945
RF
2113
.409
11.9%
3.4%
3.55
0.8%
.116
37
1940-1944
RF
1292
.408
15.2%
11.3%
1.35
2.9%
.192
38
1936-1947
SS
2584
.408
7.2%
5.4%
1.35
2.2%
.155
39
1904-1925
CF
4190
.407
11.1%
5.7%
2.09
1.4%
.136
40
1917-1927
1B
2453
.407
9.1%
8.8%
0.90
3.8%
.207
41
1928-1945
LF
2293
.405
14.4%
7.0%
2.19
0.1%
.083
42
1941-1945
3B
1268
.404
13.9%
3.1%
4.56
0.9%
.136
43
1914-1925
LF
1221
.403
8.5%
20.0%
0.67
0.6%
.108
44
1940-1942
3B
546
.402
10.1%
3.1%
3.24
0.5%
.124
45
1939-1946
LF
898
.402
14.9%
10.1%
1.55
0.9%
.130
46
1915-1929
RF
2741
.401
10.3%
8.6%
0.33
1.8%
.161
47
1933-1946
RF
2228
.400
11.2%
7.8%
1.45
1.9%
.160
48
1916-1926
SS
2468
.400
5.4%
4.1%
1.00
1.5%
.170
49
1899-1914
1B
2015
.399
10.2%
8.3%
1.18
0.6%
.099
50
1909-1923
1B
1717
.397
8.4%
2.0%
.170
51
1910-1926
C
1977
.397
8.6%
1.6%
6.00
1.2%
.136
52
1940-1945
1B
1949
.396
10.8%
6.6%
1.64
2.5%
.180
53
1944-1945
3B
786
.396
12.8%
8.4%
1.53
1.9%
.164
54
1927-1943
CF
626
.396
8.9%
0.0%
0.6%
.109
55
1937-1945
C
1396
.395
9.4%
8.0%
1.41
2.3%
.174
56
1940-1945
RF
974
.395
7.6%
2.5%
3.10
1.1%
.124
57
1933-1945
3B
2547
.395
6.5%
2.6%
2.70
1.0%
.130
58
1934-1947
2B
1906
.394
7.1%
10.2%
0.74
1.6%
.167
59
1946-1948
3B
560
.394
7.1%
0.0%
1.6%
.161
60
1909-1929
1B
4250
.394
8.7%
2.3%
4.00
0.9%
.126
61
1940-1948
LF
1186
.393
10.8%
0.0%
2.5%
.166
62
1922-1946
CF
6747
.393
10.1%
5.5%
2.13
1.1%
.130
63
1940-1945
C
1889
.392
18.6%
6.4%
2.91
0.4%
.089
64
1943-1945
LF
731
.392
12.9%
8.2%
1.57
2.3%
.145
65
1939-1947
CF
2619
.391
12.0%
5.5%
2.19
0.8%
.128
66
1943-1945
2B
1200
.391
13.1%
5.8%
2.28
0.5%
.108
67
1937-1948
CF
2563
.390
12.6%
7.7%
2.00
1.2%
.134
68
1923-1930
1B
1633
.390
12.4%
1.6%
.154
69
1920-1947
C
4348
.390
8.8%
3.1%
3.13
1.5%
.143
70
1927-1943
LF
2509
.390
7.9%
0.0%
1.7%
.156
71
1941-1945
2B
892
.389
8.2%
2.1%
5.43
1.3%
.151
72
1896-1917
RF
839
.389
7.6%
10.6%
0.62
1.5%
.161
73
1944-1948
SS
1170
.387
8.8%
0.0%
0.3%
.097
74
1920-1940
LF
2886
.386
10.1%
0.0%
0.7%
.094
75
1895-1914
SS
1790
.386
9.5%
4.3%
3.11
0.8%
.089
76
1906-1932
SS
5699
.386
7.1%
5.0%
1.20
0.6%
.108
77
1920-1935
RF
1934
.385
6.8%
14.6%
0.17
1.8%
.168
78
1899-1915
3B
2633
.384
15.8%
4.3%
4.21
0.1%
.050
79
1910-1937
RF
3782
.384
9.2%
10.7%
0.45
1.4%
.140
80
1934-1948
CF
1172
.383
9.0%
0.0%
2.1%
.157
81
1922-1932
LF
1584
.382
9.2%
2.6%
.165
82
1940-1944
2B
1467
.381
14.1%
9.0%
1.57
0.5%
.116
83
1920-1934
1B
2851
.381
8.3%
6.2%
2.00
2.0%
.152
84
1930-1946
2B
2240
.381
10.0%
7.7%
1.32
1.2%
.133
85
1908-1926
CF
1852
.381
6.8%
26.7%
0.00
1.6%
.139
86
1912-1922
LF
1072
.380
15.9%
6.1%
3.00
0.1%
.053
87
1928-1947
RF
2161
.380
13.5%
1.1%
.118
88
1922-1932
RF
3490
.379
11.1%
7.7%
2.00
1.6%
.154
89
1940-1945
RF
2452
.379
9.2%
3.6%
2.54
0.4%
.095
90
1938-1948
CF
820
.379
7.1%
11.8%
0.00
1.1%
.160
91
1907-1925
CF
1068
.379
7.3%
0.0%
1.0%
.118
92
1942-1948
2B
752
.378
8.0%
6.3%
2.00
1.2%
.131
93
1916-1937
SS
3920
.378
8.0%
7.1%
1.06
1.3%
.135
94
1936-1946
3B
1312
.378
7.4%
15.0%
0.33
1.3%
.151
95
1919-1936
1B
1846
.377
8.7%
2.1%
.165
96
1909-1923
CF
1997
.377
9.9%
8.2%
1.29
0.3%
.076
97
1921-1945
2B
3165
.376
7.6%
25.0%
0.00
1.5%
.144
98
1910-1926
1B
1582
.376
7.9%
10.3%
0.29
1.3%
.136
99
1937-1944
RF
964
.376
6.8%
1.0%
.123
100
1921-1927
P
557
.376
5.7%
4.1%
.215
* = 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.

Playing statistics for 1923 (except Negro League vs. Major League games), copyright 2011-2018 Patrick Rock.

Playing statistics for 1933 and 1943, copyright 2013-2018 Scott Simkus.

Playing statistics for 1924-1925, 1939-1942, and 1944-1946 Negro Leagues (not including Cuban League and Negro League vs. Major League games), copyright 2011-2018 Larry Lester, Gary Ashwill.


Defensive Regression Analysis data used here was obtained with permission from Michael Humphreys, author of Wizardry

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