1882 Register Batting Leaders

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Batting Leaders
Rk Name Age Tm Lg Lev BA Aff G PA AB R H 2B 3B HR RBI SB CS BB SO OBP SLG OPS TB GDP HBP SH SF IBB
1Pete Browning21LS2AAMaj.378LOU6931428867109173526.430.510.940147
2Dan Brouthers24BFNNLMaj.368BUF84372351711292311663217.403.547.950192
3Cap Anson30CHNNLMaj.362CHC8236834869126298183207.397.500.897174
4Hick Carpenter26CN2AAMaj.342CIN803613517812015516710.360.422.782148
5Ed Swartwood23PT1AAMaj.331PIT77350329871091811421.371.489.861161
6Roger Connor24TRNNLMaj.330TRO813623496511522184421320.354.530.884185
7Joe Start39PRONLMaj.329PRO8236735658117810048117.349.407.756145
8Jim Whitney24BSNNLMaj.323BSN6127525149811875482413.382.510.892128
9George Gore28CHNNLMaj.319CHC84396367991171573512919.369.422.791155
10Paul Hines27PRONLMaj.309PRO843893797311728104341014.326.467.793177
11Curry Foley26BFNNLMaj.305BUF84353341511041643491226.329.402.730137
12King Kelly24CHNNLMaj.305CHC84387377811153741551027.323.432.755163
13Jack O'Brien22PH4AAMaj.303PHA62254241447313333713.339.419.758101
14Joe Hornung25BSNNLMaj.302BSN85390388671171411150225.305.402.707156
15Charlie Bennett27DTNNLMaj.301DTN843623424310316105512033.340.450.790154
16Chicken Wolf20LS2AAMaj.299LOU78327318469511809.318.384.702122
17Abner Dalrymple24CHNNLMaj.295CHC844113979611725111361418.319.421.739167
18Jack Glasscock24CL2NLMaj.291CLV8437135866104279446139.315.450.765161
19Pop Snyder27CN2AAMaj.291CIN7231830949901221509.311.353.664109
20John Peters32PT1AAMaj.290PIT78336331479610105.301.326.627108
21Tom Brown21BL5,SNNAA,CALLMaj,N/A.289BAL451861802852421236.312.350.66263
22John Morrill27BSNNLMaj.289BSN833673497310119112541829.324.424.748148
23Harry Stovey25WORNLMaj.289WOR843823609010413105262234.330.422.752152
24Bill Gleason23SL4AAMaj.288STL793533476310011616.300.363.663126
25Joe Sommer23CN2AAMaj.288CIN803783548210212612924.333.364.698129
26Jumbo Latham29PH4AAMaj.285PHA74333323479210203810.306.328.634106
27Jerry Dorgan26PH4AAMaj.282PHA441851812551910244.297.343.64062
28Jack Leary24PT1,BL5AAMaj.282PIT-BAL6427827334778315.295.344.63994
29Deacon White34BFNNLMaj.282BUF8335233751951701331516.313.341.654115
30Ned Williamson24CHNNLMaj.282CHC8337534866982743602721.333.408.741142
31Chick Fulmer31CN2AAMaj.281CIN79334324549113402710.302.346.648112
32Jim O'Rourke31BFNNLMaj.281BUF84383370621041562371313.305.370.676137
33Lee Richmond25WORNLMaj.281WOR55237228506489228911.308.421.72996
34Fred Dunlap23CL2NLMaj.280CLV84387364681021940282326.323.354.677129
35Billy Taylor27PT1AAMaj.278PIT713103024084161338.297.447.744135
36Guy Hecker26LS2AAMaj.276LOU78345340629414435.287.368.655125
37Blondie Purcell28BFNNLMaj.276BUF84394380791051862401427.302.371.673141
38Patrick Gillespie30TRNNLMaj.275TRO74307298468254233914.296.339.635101
39Mike Mansell24PT1AAMaj.275PIT793533465995161627.289.431.720149
40Harry McCaffery23SL4,LS2AAMaj.274STL-LOU3916015724438603.288.401.68963
41Dan Sullivan25LS2AAMaj.273LOU6729528644788209.295.315.61090
42Buck Ewing22TRNNLMaj.271TRO74338328678916112291015.293.405.698133
43Hardy Richardson27BFNNLMaj.271BUF8336535461962082571133.293.390.683138
44Jackie Hayes21WORNLMaj.270WOR783323262788224454626.283.399.682130
45George Wood23DTNNLMaj.269DTN843893756910112127291430.296.421.717158
46Tom York31PRONLMaj.268PRO8134032148862371401914.309.393.701126
47Jack Rowe25BFNNLMaj.266BUF753203084382145142120.294.354.648109
48Will White27CN2AAMaj.266CIN542122072855400255.283.285.56859
49Pat Deasley24BSNNLMaj.265BSN67271264367080029722.284.295.58078
50Jud Birchall26PH4AAMaj.263PHA7534633865891210278.280.305.585103
51Frank Mountain22PH4,WORAA,NLMaj.262PHA-WOR3412712214325226523.291.385.67747
52Bill Phillips25CL2NLMaj.260CLV783423354087177447718.275.388.663130
53Bill Schenck27LS2AAMaj.260LOU60239231376011308.285.333.61877
54Ed Whiting22BL5AAMaj.260BAL74315308438013507.276.334.611103
55Pete Hotaling25BSNNLMaj.259BSN8439437864981650281621.289.328.617124
56Fatty Briody23CL2NLMaj.258CLV532031943050130013913.291.325.61563
57Charlie Householder28BL5AAMaj.258BAL74310306407910714.268.346.614106
58Bob Ferguson37TRNNLMaj.257TRO8134231944821520322321.307.317.624101
59Tony Mullane23LS2AAMaj.257LOU773163034678131013.288.307.59593
60Dan Stearns20CN2AAMaj.257CIN4922021428551020356.277.322.60069
61Jack Farrell24PRONLMaj.254PRO8438236667932162311623.285.361.646132
62Jack Gleason27SL4AAMaj.254STL783583315384101227.310.308.618102
63Silver Flint26CHNNLMaj.251CHC813333314883188444250.255.390.645129
64Ezra Sutton32BSNNLMaj.251BSN813433194480812382425.303.301.60496
65Harry Wheeler24CN2AAMaj.250CIN76351344598611111297.265.355.620122
66Tom Burns25CHNNLMaj.248CHC8437035555882360481528.278.346.625123
67Ed Rowen24BSNNLMaj.248BSN833463273681741431918.289.303.59299
68Fred Corey27WORNLMaj.247WOR642602553363712029531.262.369.63094
69Joe Farrell25DTNNLMaj.247DTN692872833470122124420.258.314.57289
70Jerry Denny23PRONLMaj.246PRO843333295481109242446.255.350.605115
71Dude Esterbrook25CL2,NYMNL,LGALMaj,N/A.246CLV45184179134443019512.266.302.56854
72Mike Muldoon24CL2NLMaj.246CLV8435134150841756451028.268.378.646129
73John Ward22PRONLMaj.245PRO8336835558871031391322.272.299.570106
74Mickey Welch22TRNNLMaj.245TRO38156151263760117516.269.305.57446
75Charlie Comiskey22SL4AAMaj.243STL783333295880951454.252.310.562102
76Dasher Troy26DTN,PRO,NYMNL,LGALMaj,N/A.243DTN-PRO44174169234172015511.264.308.57252
77John Smith24TRN,WORNLMaj.242TRO-WOR54227219375375019834.269.320.58870
78Davy Force32BFNNLMaj.241BUF7329027839671011281217.272.295.56782
79Herm Doscher29CL2NLMaj.240CLV2510410472520010011.240.260.50027
80Martin Powell26DTNNLMaj.240DTN8035733844811300291927.280.278.55894
81Sam Trott25DTNNLMaj.240DTN32129129113171012013.240.310.55040
82Old Hoss Radbourn27PRONLMaj.239PRO8333832630781101321222.266.282.54892
83Oscar Walker28SL4AAMaj.239STL763283184876157710.262.396.658126
84Jack Burdock30BSNNLMaj.238BSN83328319367667027924.259.301.56096
85John Mansell23PH4AAMaj.238PHA311301261730310174.262.278.53935
86Charlie Morton27PT1,SL4AAMaj.238PIT-STL3313613014310406.272.300.57239
87Harry Luff29CN2,DTNAA,NLMaj.237CIN-DTN311331311731420720.248.298.54639
88John Reccius22LS2AAMaj.237LOU742892664663123123.298.316.61384
89James Roseman25TRNNLMaj.236TRO823343314178216129341.243.344.587114
90Jimmy Macullar27CN2AAMaj.234CIN7931329944706602214.268.294.56388
91Fred Mann24PH4,WORAA,NLMaj.232PHA-WOR48204198254612407615.255.333.58866
92Sam Weaver26PH4AAMaj.232PHA431671551936300812.287.252.53939
93Ned Hanlon24DTNNLMaj.231DTN8237334768801865382625.284.360.644125
94Fred Goldsmith26CHNNLMaj.230CHC461871832342111019429.246.301.54755
95Bob Blakiston26PH4AAMaj.228PHA722902814064410209.252.249.50170
96Eddie Fusselback25SL4AAMaj.228STL3514113613312005.255.243.49833
97Tim Keefe25TRNNLMaj.228TRO532061892443871191746.291.360.65168
98Bid McPhee22CN2AAMaj.228CIN7832231143718713111.255.309.56396
99Gracie Pierce22BL5,LS2AAMaj.228BAL-LOU5018818413423104.245.255.50047
100George Creamer27WORNLMaj.227WOR8130028627651661291424.263.336.59996

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