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# Years Pos
1
1925-1931
RF
1126
.497
12.4%
3.6%
.261
2
1930-1946
C
3870
.496
13.0%
5.4%
3.19
6.2%
.325
3
1933-1948
1B
2832
.458
15.2%
4.2%
3.00
3.6%
.235
4
1942-1947
2B
657
.457
12.8%
12.5%
1.00
3.2%
.247
5
1938-1948
SS
1504
.453
11.8%
7.0%
2.38
4.1%
.228
6
1923-1940
CF
4569
.451
9.5%
10.8%
0.33
4.4%
.271
7
1915-1941
CF
6802
.446
11.4%
8.1%
1.40
3.1%
.223
8
1923-1944
1B
4001
.444
10.0%
14.8%
1.50
4.8%
.276
9
1916-1932
RF
2135
.444
7.9%
6.7%
0.50
2.9%
.221
10
1940-1944
CF
860
.440
15.8%
13.4%
1.18
2.8%
.204
11
1935-1948
CF
2170
.439
6.4%
4.9%
0.69
3.1%
.223
12
1922-1945
3B
4578
.439
11.2%
0.0%
2.2%
.179
13
1919-1937
3B
2542
.435
7.6%
16.7%
0.25
4.2%
.249
14
1943-1947
CF
836
.435
16.0%
6.7%
2.34
1.3%
.164
15
1938-1946
SS
1114
.434
11.5%
16.1%
0.66
4.0%
.229
16
1912-1932
CF
5131
.434
11.9%
7.3%
1.79
1.6%
.166
17
1932-1945
CF
3244
.427
9.2%
4.5%
2.57
2.3%
.190
18
1936-1948
RF
1518
.424
11.8%
12.1%
0.80
2.7%
.196
19
1941-1944
RF
711
.419
6.8%
3.9%
1.63
1.1%
.152
20
1940-1946
CF
1750
.416
7.7%
7.2%
1.10
1.7%
.185
21
1930-1944
CF
1957
.415
13.4%
4.4%
3.49
1.4%
.131
22
1921-1946
2B
3462
.414
13.4%
13.6%
0.00
2.1%
.182
23
1944-1948
SS
611
.413
9.2%
10.0%
0.50
0.0%
.092
24
1924-1948
SS
6442
.413
11.1%
4.2%
3.00
2.7%
.191
25
1922-1945
RF
3852
.413
12.4%
8.9%
1.65
3.3%
.201
26
1917-1935
CF
2097
.413
10.3%
5.1%
1.92
2.1%
.176
27
1930-1948
C
2403
.413
15.0%
9.5%
1.77
2.3%
.181
28
1922-1937
RF
2552
.412
11.1%
0.0%
3.0%
.213
29
1916-1938
CF
2609
.410
10.1%
3.4%
2.50
2.0%
.175
30
1937-1946
LF
1474
.408
7.9%
40.0%
0.00
2.2%
.180
31
1940-1944
RF
1292
.408
15.2%
11.3%
1.35
2.9%
.192
32
1904-1925
CF
4190
.407
11.1%
5.7%
2.09
1.4%
.136
33
1917-1927
1B
2453
.407
9.1%
8.8%
0.90
3.8%
.207
34
1940-1944
RF
1715
.407
11.1%
3.8%
2.94
0.8%
.122
35
1943-1948
RF
710
.406
10.0%
2.3%
.175
36
1914-1925
LF
1221
.403
8.5%
20.0%
0.67
0.6%
.108
37
1940-1942
3B
546
.402
10.1%
3.1%
3.24
0.5%
.124
38
1939-1946
LF
898
.402
14.9%
10.1%
1.55
0.9%
.130
39
1936-1947
SS
2162
.402
7.0%
5.8%
1.21
1.9%
.145
40
1915-1929
RF
2741
.401
10.3%
8.6%
0.33
1.8%
.161
41
1933-1946
RF
2216
.400
11.2%
7.8%
1.45
1.9%
.160
42
1916-1926
SS
2468
.400
5.4%
4.1%
1.00
1.5%
.170
43
1928-1944
LF
1868
.400
13.2%
7.3%
1.93
0.1%
.083
44
1899-1914
1B
1969
.399
10.1%
8.4%
1.16
0.6%
.098
45
1940-1944
1B
1562
.399
10.9%
6.3%
1.72
2.3%
.177
46
1941-1944
3B
860
.398
13.7%
3.3%
4.42
0.8%
.130
47
1909-1923
1B
1717
.397
8.4%
2.0%
.170
48
1937-1945
C
1367
.397
9.4%
8.0%
1.41
2.4%
.177
49
1940-1944
C
1684
.397
18.8%
6.7%
2.82
0.4%
.094
50
1910-1926
C
1977
.397
8.6%
1.6%
6.00
1.2%
.136
51
1927-1943
CF
626
.396
8.9%
0.0%
0.6%
.109
52
1946-1948
3B
554
.395
7.2%
0.0%
1.6%
.163
53
1934-1947
2B
1906
.395
7.1%
10.2%
0.74
1.6%
.167
54
1943-1944
LF
689
.394
12.9%
8.3%
1.56
2.5%
.149
55
1909-1929
1B
4250
.394
8.7%
2.3%
4.00
0.9%
.126
56
1922-1946
CF
6732
.394
10.2%
5.5%
2.13
1.1%
.130
57
1940-1948
LF
1165
.394
10.7%
0.0%
2.6%
.166
58
1939-1947
CF
2202
.393
10.8%
5.9%
1.84
0.9%
.129
59
1933-1944
3B
2164
.393
6.7%
2.8%
2.55
1.2%
.133
60
1944-1948
SS
1143
.391
9.3%
0.0%
0.3%
.092
61
1923-1930
1B
1633
.390
12.4%
1.6%
.154
62
1920-1947
C
4348
.390
8.8%
3.1%
3.13
1.5%
.143
63
1927-1943
LF
2509
.390
7.9%
0.0%
1.7%
.156
64
1937-1948
CF
2525
.389
12.5%
7.7%
2.00
1.1%
.135
65
1896-1917
RF
839
.389
7.6%
10.6%
0.62
1.5%
.161
66
1940-1944
RF
581
.388
8.4%
20.0%
0.00
1.0%
.108
67
1920-1940
LF
2886
.386
10.1%
0.0%
0.7%
.094
68
1895-1914
SS
1790
.386
9.5%
4.3%
3.11
0.8%
.089
69
1906-1932
SS
5699
.386
7.1%
5.0%
1.20
0.6%
.108
70
1920-1935
RF
1934
.385
6.8%
14.6%
0.17
1.8%
.168
71
1899-1915
3B
2633
.384
15.8%
4.3%
4.21
0.1%
.050
72
1910-1937
RF
3782
.384
9.2%
10.7%
0.45
1.4%
.140
73
1922-1932
LF
1584
.382
9.2%
2.6%
.165
74
1928-1947
RF
2142
.382
13.7%
1.1%
.120
75
1930-1946
2B
2236
.382
10.1%
7.7%
1.32
1.2%
.133
76
1940-1944
2B
1467
.381
14.1%
9.0%
1.57
0.5%
.116
77
1920-1934
1B
2851
.381
8.3%
6.2%
2.00
2.0%
.152
78
1938-1948
CF
753
.381
7.2%
11.8%
0.00
1.1%
.157
79
1908-1926
CF
1852
.381
6.8%
26.7%
0.00
1.6%
.139
80
1912-1922
LF
1072
.380
15.9%
6.1%
3.00
0.1%
.053
81
1941-1944
LF
1290
.380
8.4%
7.1%
1.24
1.4%
.116
82
1922-1932
RF
3490
.379
11.1%
7.7%
2.00
1.6%
.154
83
1907-1925
CF
1068
.379
7.3%
0.0%
1.0%
.118
84
1936-1946
3B
1303
.378
7.4%
15.0%
0.33
1.3%
.151
85
1916-1937
SS
3920
.378
8.0%
7.1%
1.06
1.3%
.135
86
1930-1948
CF
1326
.378
8.3%
0.0%
2.2%
.156
87
1942-1948
2B
697
.378
7.6%
6.3%
2.00
1.3%
.136
88
1919-1936
1B
1846
.377
8.7%
2.1%
.165
89
1937-1944
RF
958
.377
6.9%
1.0%
.123
90
1909-1923
CF
1997
.377
9.9%
8.2%
1.29
0.3%
.076
91
1921-1945
2B
3156
.377
7.5%
25.0%
0.00
1.5%
.144
92
1910-1926
1B
1582
.376
7.9%
10.3%
0.29
1.3%
.136
93
1921-1927
P
557
.376
5.7%
4.1%
.215
94
1921-1932
RF
1048
.375
6.4%
1.2%
.119
95
1919-1934
P
919
.373
9.8%
20.6%
0.57
2.4%
.153
96
1943-1948
RF
910
.373
9.1%
1.0%
.107
97
1937-1948
1B
1978
.372
7.9%
11.1%
1.00
2.7%
.166
98
1924-1940
LF
3250
.371
8.0%
0.0%
2.7%
.168
99
1935-1944
2B
1157
.371
13.5%
7.7%
1.88
0.7%
.097
100
1940-1944
RF
2020
.371
8.9%
4.0%
2.21
0.4%
.097
* = 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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