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Major League Fielding Leaders

Putouts
1. TerryNYG 1,538
2. SuhrPIT 1,445
3. BissonetteBRO 1,427
4. FoxxPHA 1,362
5. AlexanderDET 1,338
Assists
1. MelilloSLB 572
2. HodappCLE 557
3. ThevenowPHI 554
4. Critz2TM 510
5. CroninWSH 509
Errors Committed
1. ThevenowPHI 56
2. KressSLB 51
3. BartellPIT 48
4. GelbertSTL 44
5. ChapmanNYY 42
Def. Games as C
1. HartnettCHC 136
2. CochranePHA 130
3. LopezBRO 126
4. SpohrerBSN 108
5. FerrellSLB 101
DickeyNYY 101
Putouts as C
1. CochranePHA 654
2. HartnettCHC 646
3. LopezBRO 465
4. WilsonSTL 456
5. DickeyNYY 418
Assists as C
1. CochranePHA 69
2. HartnettCHC 68
3. WilsonSTL 67
4. FerrellSLB 66
LopezBRO 66
Errors Committed as C
1. SpohrerBSN 16
2. GoochCIN 13
Rensa2TM 13
4. DickeyNYY 11
5. MancusoSTL 10
Double Plays Turned as C
1. HemsleyPIT 11
WilsonSTL 11
CochranePHA 11
HartnettCHC 11
5. LopezBRO 9
Passed Balls
1. HayworthDET 11
2. HartnettCHC 10
3. SpohrerBSN 9
4. CochranePHA 7
DeBerryBRO 7
SukeforthCIN 7
Stolen Bases Allowed as C
1. CochranePHA 54
2. DickeyNYY 46
3. MyattCLE 43
4. Rensa2TM 41
5. HartnettCHC 39
Caught Stealing as C
1. FerrellSLB 40
2. CochranePHA 37
3. HartnettCHC 36
4. LopezBRO 35
5. WilsonSTL 34
Caught Stealing %
1. ManionSLB 57.9
2. Tate2TM 57.4
3. BerryBOS 57.1
4. SpencerWSH 54.1
5. FerrellSLB 54.1
Def. Games as 1B
1. AlexanderDET 154
TerryNYG 154
3. FoxxPHA 153
GehrigNYY 153
5. SuhrPIT 151
Putouts as 1B
1. TerryNYG 1,538
2. SuhrPIT 1,445
3. BissonetteBRO 1,427
4. FoxxPHA 1,362
5. AlexanderDET 1,338
Assists as 1B
1. TerryNYG 128
2. GehrigNYY 89
3. SislerBSN 81
4. MorganCLE 80
5. FoxxPHA 79
SuhrPIT 79
Errors Committed as 1B
1. AlexanderDET 22
2. BissonetteBRO 20
3. MorganCLE 18
4. TerryNYG 17
5. BlueSLB 16
Double Plays Turned as 1B
1. BissonetteBRO 142
SuhrPIT 142
3. AlexanderDET 132
4. TerryNYG 128
5. BottomleySTL 127
Def. Games as 2B
1. GehringerDET 154
HodappCLE 154
3. Critz2TM 152
4. MelilloSLB 148
5. MaguireBSN 146
Putouts as 2B
1. HodappCLE 403
2. GehringerDET 399
3. Critz2TM 398
4. MaguireBSN 387
5. MelilloSLB 384
Assists as 2B
1. MelilloSLB 572
2. HodappCLE 557
3. Critz2TM 510
4. GehringerDET 501
5. GranthamPIT 488
Errors Committed as 2B
1. GranthamPIT 36
2. ThompsonPHI 32
CissellCHW 32
4. BlairCHC 30
HodappCLE 30
Double Plays Turned as 2B
1. MelilloSLB 107
2. HodappCLE 106
3. Critz2TM 105
4. MaguireBSN 104
5. GehringerDET 97
Def. Games as 3B
1. GilbertBRO 150
2. WhitneyPHI 148
LindstromNYG 148
4. BluegeWSH 134
5. McManusDET 130
TraynorPIT 130
Putouts as 3B
1. WhitneyPHI 186
2. McManusDET 152
3. KammCHW 142
4. BluegeWSH 138
5. LindstromNYG 132
Assists as 3B
1. WhitneyPHI 313
2. GilbertBRO 312
3. LindstromNYG 291
4. TraynorPIT 268
5. BluegeWSH 258
Errors Committed as 3B
1. GilbertBRO 26
2. TraynorPIT 25
3. ChapmanNYY 24
4. CuccinelloCIN 23
KammCHW 23
Double Plays Turned as 3B
1. WhitneyPHI 29
2. GilbertBRO 27
3. ChathamBSN 26
4. LindstromNYG 24
5. McManusDET 23
Def. Games as SS
1. ThevenowPHI 156
2. CroninWSH 154
3. GelbertSTL 139
4. MaranvilleBSN 138
5. WrightBRO 134
Putouts as SS
1. ThevenowPHI 344
2. MaranvilleBSN 343
3. CroninWSH 336
4. GelbertSTL 322
5. BartellPIT 304
Assists as SS
1. ThevenowPHI 554
2. CroninWSH 509
3. GelbertSTL 472
4. WrightBRO 462
5. BartellPIT 458
Errors Committed as SS
1. ThevenowPHI 56
2. BartellPIT 48
3. GelbertSTL 44
4. KressSLB 41
5. CroninWSH 35
Koenig2TM 35
LaryNYY 35
Double Plays Turned as SS
1. ThevenowPHI 113
2. BartellPIT 111
3. GelbertSTL 104
4. MaranvilleBSN 98
5. WrightBRO 97
Def. Games as LF (s.1901)
1. Goslin2TM 148
2. BergerBSN 145
3. Manush2TM 134
4. O'DoulPHI 131
5. SimmonsPHA 129
ComoroskyPIT 129
Putouts as LF (s.1901)
1. Goslin2TM 293
2. BergerBSN 271
3. ComoroskyPIT 267
4. SimmonsPHA 248
5. O'DoulPHI 246
Assists as LF (s.1901)
1. Goslin2TM 15
2. LeachNYG 11
3. SimmonsPHA 10
Manush2TM 10
BergerBSN 10
Errors Committed as LF (s.1901)
1. O'DoulPHI 13
2. Goslin2TM 12
3. BergerBSN 11
4. ScarrittBOS 9
5. JamiesonCLE 8
Double Plays Turned as LF (s.1901)
1. LeachNYG 4
BergerBSN 4
3. Moore2TM 2
ComoroskyPIT 2
Goslin2TM 2
EasterlingDET 2
Def. Games as CF (s.1901)
1. WilsonCHC 155
2. OliverBOS 154
DouthitSTL 154
4. FrederickBRO 142
5. AverillCLE 132
Putouts as CF (s.1901)
1. OliverBOS 422
2. DouthitSTL 397
3. FrederickBRO 390
4. HaasPHA 349
5. AverillCLE 338
Assists as CF (s.1901)
1. AverillCLE 11
2. HaasPHA 10
3. FunkDET 9
Sothern2TM 9
FrederickBRO 9
Brickell2TM 9
Errors Committed as CF (s.1901)
1. AverillCLE 19
WilsonCHC 19
3. DouthitSTL 17
4. FunkDET 13
Brickell2TM 13
Double Plays Turned as CF (s.1901)
1. AverillCLE 5
HaasPHA 5
3. FunkDET 4
4. Sothern2TM 3
SchulteSLB 3
OliverBOS 3
DouthitSTL 3
BarnesCHW 3
Brickell2TM 3
Def. Games as RF (s.1901)
1. KleinPHI 156
2. HermanBRO 153
3. OttNYG 146
4. MillerPHA 141
5. WanerPIT 135
Putouts as RF (s.1901)
1. KleinPHI 327
2. WanerPIT 323
3. OttNYG 313
4. CuylerCHC 282
5. MillerPHA 272
HeilmannCIN 272
Assists as RF (s.1901)
1. KleinPHI 41
2. OttNYG 22
3. CuylerCHC 18
4. HeilmannCIN 16
5. JohnsonDET 13
Errors Committed as RF (s.1901)
1. KleinPHI 17
2. JohnsonDET 15
3. WanerPIT 14
HeilmannCIN 14
5. OttNYG 11
Double Plays Turned as RF (s.1901)
1. KleinPHI 10
2. CuylerCHC 7
3. OttNYG 6
4. MillerPHA 5
JohnsonDET 5
HeilmannCIN 5
Def. Games as OF
1. CuylerCHC 156
KleinPHI 156
3. WilsonCHC 155
4. OliverBOS 154
MillerPHA 154
DouthitSTL 154
Putouts as OF
1. OliverBOS 477
2. DouthitSTL 425
3. FrederickBRO 394
4. CuylerCHC 377
5. KleinPHI 362
Assists as OF
1. KleinPHI 44
2. OttNYG 23
3. CuylerCHC 21
4. JolleyCHW 17
5. HeilmannCIN 16
Errors Committed as OF
1. AverillCLE 19
WilsonCHC 19
3. KleinPHI 17
4. DouthitSTL 16
JohnsonDET 16
Double Plays Turned as OF
1. KleinPHI 10
2. CuylerCHC 7
3. OttNYG 6
4. AverillCLE 5
HaasPHA 5
HeilmannCIN 5
Def. Games as P
1. GrovePHA 50
2. EarnshawPHA 49
3. ElliottPHI 48
4. CollinsPHI 47
5. BushCHC 46
Putouts as P
1. FitzsimmonsNYG 22
2. BushCHC 21
3. FerrellCLE 19
BlaeholderSLB 19
5. MacFaydenBOS 17
Assists as P
1. FreyCIN 79
2. LyonsCHW 77
3. FitzsimmonsNYG 70
4. HudlinCLE 67
5. MacFaydenBOS 60
Errors Committed as P
1. HarderCLE 7
2. BlaeholderSLB 6
LyonsCHW 6
4. MillerCLE 5
HogsettDET 5
PipgrasNYY 5
CollinsPHI 5
BrownCLE 5
HudlinCLE 5
EarnshawPHA 5
VanceBRO 5
GraySLB 5
Range Factor/9Inn as C
1. CochranePHA 6.08
2. WilsonSTL 5.58
3. MancusoSTL 5.56
4. HartnettCHC 5.40
5. DickeyNYY 5.26
Range Factor/Game as C
1. CochranePHA 5.56
2. WilsonSTL 5.28
3. HartnettCHC 5.25
4. MancusoSTL 5.08
5. SpencerWSH 4.72
Fielding % as C
1. CochranePHA .993
2. HartnettCHC .989
3. SpencerWSH .989
4. BerryBOS .988
5. WilsonSTL .987
Range Factor/9Inn as 1B
1. Kelly2TM 11.15
2. TerryNYG 11.03
3. TodtBOS 10.85
4. MorganCLE 10.83
5. BlueSLB 10.77
Range Factor/Game as 1B
1. Kelly2TM 11.06
2. TerryNYG 10.82
3. BlueSLB 10.61
4. MorganCLE 10.50
5. BissonetteBRO 10.27
Fielding % as 1B
1. JudgeWSH .998
2. GrimmCHC .995
3. TodtBOS .993
4. SuhrPIT .992
5. FoxxPHA .990
Range Factor/9Inn as 2B
1. MelilloSLB 6.52
2. FrischSTL 6.46
3. HodappCLE 6.43
4. ThompsonPHI 6.24
5. MaguireBSN 6.17
Range Factor/Game as 2B
1. MelilloSLB 6.46
2. FrischSTL 6.34
3. HodappCLE 6.23
4. ThompsonPHI 6.01
5. Critz2TM 5.97
Fielding % as 2B
1. GehringerDET .979
2. MelilloSLB .979
3. BishopPHA .976
4. Critz2TM .974
5. HodappCLE .970
Range Factor/9Inn as 3B
1. KammCHW 3.74
2. O'RourkeSLB 3.47
3. WhitneyPHI 3.44
4. McManusDET 3.24
5. TraynorPIT 3.12
Range Factor/Game as 3B
1. WhitneyPHI 3.37
2. KammCHW 3.31
3. O'RourkeSLB 3.17
4. TraynorPIT 3.06
5. McManusDET 3.02
Fielding % as 3B
1. AdamsSTL .966
2. McManusDET .966
3. WhitneyPHI .965
4. BluegeWSH .964
5. DykesPHA .960
Range Factor/9Inn as SS
1. DurocherCIN 6.22
2. BartellPIT 6.15
3. GoldmanCLE 6.13
4. ThevenowPHI 6.10
5. JacksonNYG 6.02
Range Factor/Game as SS
1. BartellPIT 6.05
2. ThevenowPHI 5.76
3. JacksonNYG 5.73
4. GelbertSTL 5.71
5. MaranvilleBSN 5.71
Fielding % as SS
1. BoleyPHA .970
2. MaranvilleBSN .965
3. WrightBRO .964
4. CroninWSH .960
5. DurocherCIN .959
Range Factor/Game as LF (s.1901)
1. BresslerBRO 2.26
2. ComoroskyPIT 2.12
3. Goslin2TM 2.08
4. StoneDET 2.01
5. SimmonsPHA 2.00
Fielding % as LF (s.1901)
1. SimmonsPHA .989
2. Manush2TM .987
3. LeachNYG .978
4. ComoroskyPIT .975
5. HafeySTL .974
Range Factor/Game as CF (s.1901)
1. FrederickBRO 2.81
2. Rice2TM 2.80
3. OliverBOS 2.79
4. HaasPHA 2.74
5. WelshBSN 2.70
Fielding % as CF (s.1901)
1. FrederickBRO .990
2. OliverBOS .979
3. WelshBSN .977
4. HaasPHA .976
5. WestWSH .966
Range Factor/Game as RF (s.1901)
1. HeilmannCIN 2.72
2. WanerPIT 2.46
3. KleinPHI 2.36
4. CuylerCHC 2.33
5. OttNYG 2.29
Fielding % as RF (s.1901)
1. CuylerCHC .980
2. HermanBRO .978
3. MillerPHA .973
4. OttNYG .968
5. RichbourgBSN .968
Range Factor/9Inn as OF
1. OliverBOS 3.22
2. WelshBSN 3.22
3. WestWSH 3.16
4. Sothern2TM 3.03
5. FunkDET 2.98
Range Factor/Game as OF
1. OliverBOS 3.16
2. WelshBSN 3.06
3. FrederickBRO 2.86
4. HaasPHA 2.83
5. DouthitSTL 2.81
Fielding % as OF
1. RoettgerNYG .992
2. FrederickBRO .990
3. SimmonsPHA .990
4. Manush2TM .989
5. OliverBOS .982
Range Factor/9Inn as P
1. FitzsimmonsNYG 3.70
2. CantwellBSN 3.28
3. FreyCIN 3.27
4. HudlinCLE 3.11
5. HenryCHW 3.08
Range Factor/Game as P
1. FitzsimmonsNYG 2.24
2. LyonsCHW 2.17
3. MacFaydenBOS 2.14
4. CantwellBSN 2.03
5. HudlinCLE 2.03
Fielding % as P
1. CoffmanSLB 1.000
PhelpsBRO 1.000
RootCHC 1.000
ElliottBRO 1.000
LucasCIN 1.000
CollinsSLB 1.000
RixeyCIN 1.000