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# Years Pos
1
1925-1931
RF
1109
.497
12.3%
0.7%
17.20
3.7%
.263
2
1930-1946
C
3109
.490
12.7%
0.9%
13.00
6.0%
.318
3
1933-1948
1B
2775
.459
15.1%
1.3%
10.20
3.6%
.236
4
1942-1947
2B
642
.448
12.9%
12.5%
1.00
3.3%
.243
5
1915-1941
CF
6458
.447
11.6%
2.3%
5.72
3.1%
.222
6
1916-1932
RF
2111
.446
8.0%
1.4%
5.82
2.9%
.223
7
1935-1948
CF
1629
.444
6.9%
2.5%
2.33
3.3%
.229
8
1923-1940
CF
3045
.443
8.9%
1.2%
7.83
4.3%
.261
9
1922-1945
3B
4465
.442
11.2%
0.3%
40.20
2.2%
.182
10
1912-1928
CF
4327
.438
12.1%
4.2%
2.84
1.6%
.170
11
1919-1937
3B
2519
.437
7.6%
2.8%
2.64
4.2%
.249
12
1938-1948
CF
1195
.425
10.3%
15.4%
0.00
3.3%
.188
13
1923-1944
1B
2776
.415
9.7%
0.9%
12.43
4.3%
.239
14
1922-1937
RF
2317
.415
10.7%
0.9%
13.00
3.2%
.216
15
1944-1948
SS
540
.414
8.3%
6.1%
0.75
0.0%
.092
16
1936-1948
RF
1014
.413
12.3%
17.9%
1.00
2.6%
.175
17
1943-1948
RF
535
.412
10.3%
7.3%
1.00
2.8%
.185
18
1916-1938
RF
1830
.411
8.6%
0.7%
11.00
2.2%
.185
19
1921-1946
2B
3241
.410
13.0%
1.0%
11.92
2.1%
.182
20
1917-1935
CF
2059
.410
10.5%
2.0%
4.86
2.1%
.173
21
1937-1946
LF
1443
.409
7.6%
40.0%
0.00
2.2%
.183
22
1904-1925
CF
4185
.408
11.1%
4.6%
2.72
1.4%
.136
23
1923-1928
1B
806
.408
10.8%
0.0%
2.5%
.185
24
1922-1945
RF
2260
.407
10.8%
1.4%
8.73
3.9%
.217
25
1917-1925
1B
1976
.407
8.8%
6.9%
1.00
3.8%
.214
26
1915-1928
LF
2293
.405
10.1%
2.0%
3.57
1.9%
.169
27
1938-1946
SS
649
.405
9.7%
66.7%
0.50
3.7%
.203
28
1914-1925
LF
1217
.402
8.5%
3.3%
4.33
0.6%
.107
29
1932-1936
CF
505
.400
10.3%
1.4%
7.67
1.8%
.146
30
1937-1945
C
863
.399
8.5%
50.0%
0.00
2.2%
.161
31
1901-1914
1B
1958
.398
10.1%
8.5%
1.15
0.6%
.099
32
1909-1922
1B
1656
.397
8.3%
1.2%
10.00
2.0%
.169
33
1916-1925
SS
2380
.396
5.0%
4.1%
1.00
1.6%
.170
34
1910-1926
C
1968
.395
8.6%
0.6%
25.00
1.2%
.135
35
1910-1937
LF
3103
.394
8.7%
2.6%
4.00
1.6%
.148
36
1909-1929
1B
4225
.393
8.7%
1.0%
9.08
0.9%
.127
37
1931-1948
CF
1026
.393
9.0%
0.0%
2.3%
.164
38
1946-1948
3B
540
.392
7.6%
0.0%
1.5%
.160
39
1933-1945
RF
1471
.392
6.7%
1.2%
6.75
1.5%
.165
40
1944-1948
SS
1140
.391
9.3%
0.0%
0.3%
.089
41
1937-1948
CF
2471
.391
12.6%
7.7%
2.00
1.1%
.134
42
1920-1947
C
4307
.390
8.7%
1.1%
8.72
1.5%
.144
43
1940-1948
LF
1139
.389
11.1%
2.9%
2.00
2.5%
.160
44
1934-1947
2B
1411
.389
6.7%
2.5%
2.00
1.7%
.157
45
1896-1917
RF
839
.389
7.6%
9.8%
0.81
1.5%
.161
46
1940-1944
RF
581
.388
8.4%
20.0%
0.00
1.0%
.108
47
1933-1946
RF
1634
.387
11.4%
0.6%
22.00
1.7%
.149
48
1895-1914
SS
1790
.386
9.5%
4.3%
3.11
0.8%
.089
49
1920-1940
LF
2773
.386
10.1%
0.4%
28.40
0.7%
.094
50
1942-1948
2B
642
.386
7.9%
6.3%
2.00
1.1%
.138
51
1906-1932
SS
5688
.385
7.1%
2.3%
2.85
0.6%
.107
52
1924-1948
SS
3057
.384
9.7%
0.9%
11.88
1.9%
.170
53
1942-1948
CF
678
.384
7.5%
5.1%
1.33
1.0%
.155
54
1899-1915
3B
2621
.382
15.7%
4.2%
4.19
0.1%
.050
55
1920-1934
1B
2847
.382
8.3%
2.7%
3.93
2.0%
.152
56
1936-1947
SS
518
.381
6.8%
0.0%
1.7%
.132
57
1928-1947
RF
1776
.381
14.9%
0.3%
36.00
0.8%
.110
58
1921-1945
2B
2937
.381
7.6%
0.9%
9.17
1.6%
.152
59
1912-1922
LF
1072
.380
15.9%
6.1%
3.00
0.1%
.053
60
1919-1934
P
859
.380
9.7%
1.9%
7.00
2.4%
.159
61
1927-1944
CF
755
.380
8.5%
1.6%
6.25
0.7%
.105
62
1922-1932
LF
1549
.380
9.1%
0.2%
42.00
2.5%
.162
63
1916-1937
SS
3784
.379
7.9%
1.3%
6.04
1.3%
.137
64
1907-1925
CF
1037
.379
7.3%
0.7%
13.00
1.1%
.117
65
1936-1946
3B
1279
.378
7.0%
3.9%
1.67
1.3%
.152
66
1908-1926
CF
1798
.378
6.8%
4.5%
0.80
1.5%
.135
67
1931-1946
2B
1750
.378
10.2%
0.3%
41.00
1.2%
.131
68
1922-1946
CF
3912
.377
9.9%
0.9%
11.80
0.8%
.107
69
1937-1944
RF
923
.377
7.0%
1.0%
.119
70
1910-1926
1B
1515
.376
7.9%
4.8%
1.43
1.3%
.138
71
1909-1923
CF
1942
.376
10.0%
5.4%
2.00
0.3%
.073
72
1946-1948
CF
595
.375
7.6%
0.0%
1.7%
.122
73
1920-1935
RF
889
.371
6.0%
2.5%
1.92
1.7%
.162
74
1922-1932
RF
1817
.371
10.3%
0.6%
17.67
1.5%
.152
75
1937-1948
1B
1914
.370
7.9%
11.1%
1.00
2.7%
.164
76
1922-1928
LF
576
.369
9.4%
0.9%
11.00
1.6%
.157
77
1920-1932
1B
1966
.369
7.0%
1.7%
4.20
2.1%
.151
78
1921-1932
RF
984
.368
5.8%
0.6%
11.00
1.1%
.117
79
1906-1919
CF
1142
.368
9.5%
5.1%
2.00
0.7%
.095
80
1943-1948
RF
896
.367
8.8%
1.0%
.099
81
1928-1943
LF
1899
.367
8.4%
0.6%
10.75
1.5%
.134
82
1909-1923
C
926
.367
6.8%
3.8%
1.25
0.6%
.090
83
1920-1923
LF
950
.367
8.0%
4.5%
3.00
1.4%
.145
84
1917-1933
CF
990
.366
7.8%
2.3%
4.14
2.0%
.134
85
1916-1928
2B
1057
.363
12.1%
1.8%
7.13
0.5%
.090
86
1911-1927
3B
1506
.363
10.4%
2.9%
3.29
0.3%
.073
87
1922-1947
LF
3152
.363
9.2%
0.2%
43.00
1.0%
.116
88
1934-1946
P
663
.363
6.8%
2.2%
2.00
0.9%
.113
89
1920-1936
CF
3571
.362
8.6%
0.7%
11.38
0.9%
.109
90
1933-1944
3B
958
.362
5.7%
0.0%
0.4%
.112
91
1920-1938
CF
4026
.362
7.5%
1.5%
5.52
1.6%
.151
92
1919-1935
RF
1038
.361
9.5%
2.7%
4.29
2.0%
.160
93
1913-1925
C
1131
.361
6.7%
4.5%
2.14
1.7%
.142
94
1928-1945
C
722
.361
7.9%
1.9%
5.00
1.5%
.134
95
1922-1928
RF
1076
.361
9.0%
4.5%
1.88
2.8%
.186
96
1919-1931
C
1026
.360
8.6%
1.2%
6.67
1.6%
.120
97
1906-1920
LF
878
.360
8.0%
4.9%
1.92
0.3%
.084
98
1911-1918
C
943
.360
8.6%
6.9%
0.75
0.5%
.081
99
1908-1925
3B
806
.360
10.4%
6.0%
2.29
1.0%
.103
100
1928-1938
1B
1369
.360
9.3%
0.6%
14.00
0.4%
.109
* = Left-handed hitter       ** = Switch-hitter       ^ = Unknown

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