1886 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
1King Kelly28CHNNLMaj.388CHC1185344511551753211479538333.483.5341.018241
2Cap Anson34CHNNLMaj.371CHC125559504117187351110147295519.433.544.977274
3Dan Brouthers28DTNNLMaj.370DTN12155548913918140151172216616.445.5811.026284
4Roger Connor28NY1NLMaj.355NYG1185264851051722920771174115.405.540.945262
5Oyster Burns21NWKELN/A.35285330771162851022.558184
6Hardy Richardson31DTNNLMaj.351DTN12558453812518927111161424627.402.504.906271
7Jon Morrison27TTOILN/A.34694407108141209511.477194
8Guy Hecker30LS2AAMaj.341LOU84378343761171454482532.402.446.8481533
9Doc Kennedy32ROCILN/A.3419539979136326513.489195
10Pete Browning25LS2AAMaj.340LOU112504467861592962682630.389.441.8302067
11Dave Orr26NY4AAMaj.338NYP1365935719319325317911617.363.527.8903015
12Bob Caruthers22SL4AAMaj.334STL873823179110621144612664.448.527.9741671
13Mike Tiernan19JERELN/A.3328537185123121377.491182
14Frank Grant20BFL,MDNIL,ELN/A.3319336961122308315.480177
15Tip O'Neill26SL4AAMaj.328STL13863357910619028143107947.385.440.8262557
16Frank Olin26SYRILN/A.327662785191135022.410114
17Edward Cramer--WKBPASAN/A.326562275074133317.4491023
18Jack Glasscock28SL5NLMaj.325SLM12152448696158297340383813.374.432.806210
19Daniel Humphries--WPTPASAN/A.325562314775145132.4421023
20Lefty Marr23NVL,SYR,CN2SOUA,IL,AAB,N/A,Maj.325CIN1114674659015124402401.328.394.7211831
21Dasher Troy30SCR,BNGPASA,ILN/A.3247532497105256524.4851572
22Monk Cline28ATASOUAB.3209037580120208356.440165
23Henry Larkin26PH4AAMaj.319PHA13963156513318036162743259.390.450.8392547
24Fred Lewis27CN2AAMaj.318CIN7734832472103146232820.365.417.7821354
25Pete Wood19HAM,BFLILN/A.3174918622598215.39874
26William Smith--TTOILN/A.316562375275143312.439104
27Jocko Fields21BFL,LGI,UTIEL,ILN/A.312762925691148811.497145
28Paul Hines31WS8NLMaj.312WHS12152248780152308956213521.358.462.820225
29Joe Visner26ROCILN/A.31294413871292210812.472195
30Marr Phillips29AUG,CHSSOUAB.31185351571091732.393138
31Sam Thompson26DTNNLMaj.310DTN1225385031011561813889133531.355.445.800224
32Buck Ewing26NY1NLMaj.309NYG732912755985117431181617.347.444.791122
33Bill Hallman19WKBPASAN/A.309552234669123316.430964
34Jim O'Rourke35NY1NLMaj.309NYG105479440106136266134143921.365.402.768177
35Billy Shindle25UTI,DTNIL,NLN/A,Maj.307DTN103443443841362015342705.307.440.747195
36Jay Faatz26TTOILN/A.3069339681121181233.371147
37Jimmy Ryan23CHNNLMaj.306CHC8433932758100176453101228.330.431.762141
38Gene Bagley25SCR,NY1PASA,NLN/A,Maj.304NYG2611311223346011613.310.384.694430
39Gene Derby26WBYELN/A.3043916123492011.33554
40George Gore32CHNNLMaj.304CHC11854644415013520126632310230.434.444.878197
41George Stalze--WKBPASAN/A.304502044662144131.426871
42Frank Brill22SCR,BFLPASA,ILN/A.30352231407073113.372860
43Jack Rowe29DTNNLMaj.303DTN11149446897142219687122627.340.425.765199
44Arlie Latham26SL4AAMaj.301STL1346395781521742381476055.368.374.7412166
45Alex McKinnon29SL5NLMaj.301SLM12251249175148247872102123.330.428.758210
46John Rainey21HAMILN/A.3019640877123217125.395161
47John Meister23HFD,NY4EL,AAN/A,Maj.300NYP1135014971041492214321224.305.419.7242080
48George Shoch27HFD,WS8EL,NLN/A,Maj.300WHS923523507510518621810213.304.403.707141
49Sandy Griffin27UTIILN/A.299944018712022906.399160
50William Riley--WKBPASAN/A.298713058791216552.4561395
51Walt Goldsby24NVL,WS8SOUA,NLB,Maj.297WHS923823808011392213423.301.347.648132
52Otto Schomberg21PT1,PRV,UTIAA,EL,ILMaj,N/A.297PIT109451390801161762291057.392.387.7801514
53Denny Lyons20ATA,PH4SOUA,AAB,Maj.295PHA11145043894129187611368.313.409.7221794
54Henry Moore24ATA,SAC,SFK,SDSSOUA,CALL,CASLB,N/A.29544173345131020.32456
55Harry Stovey29PH4AAMaj.294PHA12355448911514428117596864.377.440.8172151
56Denny Connors22BFLILN/A.2937633556989432.370124
57John Coogan--NWKELN/A.2939337963111144010.351133
58Jim Fogarty22PHINLMaj.293PHI773222805482135347304216.385.407.792114
59Buck West25OSW,SCRIL,PASAN/A.2939642673125283421.4011710
60Mike Dorgan32NY1NLMaj.292NYG1184714426112919427992937.335.367.702162
61Joe Kappel29BNGILN/A.292903707010815538.384142
62Bill Krieg27HFD,WS8EL,NLN/A,Maj.292WHS91356353571032384159312.298.436.734154
63John Sneed25MEMSOUAB.292863326897232158.383127
64Charlie Buffinton25BSNNLMaj.290BSN441821762751411303612.313.341.65460
65Dennis Casey28NWKELN/A.2899037061107193111.365135
66Deacon White38DTNNLMaj.289DTN1245224916514219517693135.331.354.686174
67Sam Wise28BSNNLMaj.289BSN96420387711121912472313361.345.432.777167
68Fred Carroll21PT1AAMaj.288PIT1225424869214028115642052.362.422.7832054
69Steve Dunn27BFL,MDNIL,ELN/A.287913905111216202.338132
70Mike Griffin21UTIILN/A.2879640486116188134.379153
71Ed McKean22ROC,PRVIL,ELN/A.2879640473116101130.324131
72Tom Brown25PT1AAMaj.285PIT11551846010613111111513056.365.363.7281672
73Chris Rickley26WPTPASAN/A.285632606474141131.358931
74Jim Field23SAVSOUAB.2849235975102178230.393141
75Ollie Beard24NVL,AIESOUA,GULLB,N/A.2819438849109186311.381148
76Billy Nash21BSNNLMaj.281BSN10944141761117118145162428.320.353.672147
77Tommy Tucker22NWKELN/A.2819436760103125213.357131
78Curt Welch24SL4AAMaj.281STL13860656311415831132955929.332.393.72422114
79Dave Foutz29SL4AAMaj.280STL10242441466116189359179.297.389.6861611
80Tom Lynch26ATASOUAB.280893506798158123.377132
81Ed Swartwood27BR3AAMaj.280BRO1225444719513213103583770.377.369.7461743
82Len Sowders25NVL,BL2SOUA,AAB,Maj.279BAL118474462871292070141212.297.353.6501630
83Buttercup Dickerson27CNG,SYRSOUA,ILB,N/A.2785220921588005.31666
84John Ake24MDN,BSTEL,NENLN/A.27744191415311200.35668
85Joe Knight26HAMILN/A.27778329479121616.386127
86Al Myers22KCNNLMaj.277KCN1184954736913122945132242.309.387.696183
87Tom O'Brien26JERELN/A.27779346709610529.353122
88Bill Stemmyer21BSNNLMaj.277BSN4116014824413202031217.331.324.65648
89Ezra Sutton36BSNNLMaj.277BSN11652549983138216348182621.312.361.673180
90William Wood--ATO,OSW,BKTPASA,IL,NENLN/A.27772321428919415.3711192
91Tom Burns29CHNNLMaj.276CHC112459445641231810365151440.298.382.680170
92Amos Cross26LS2AAMaj.276LOU7432828351781461421344.375.378.7531071
93Alexander Donoghue22ATOPASAN/A.27666290768080119.314919
94Joe Brown27BPT,WBYELN/A.2759238262105247210.390149
95Buster Hoover23WKB,BL2PASA,AAN/A,Maj.275BAL82339320778811127103516.316.450.7661443
96Fred Dunlap27SL5,DTNNLMaj.274SLM-DTN12252548185132235769204451.335.387.722186
97Bill Phillips29BR3AAMaj.274BRO1416195856816026150721333.313.369.6832161
98Yank Robinson26SL4AAMaj.274STL133560481891322693715164.377.385.76118515
99Dan Stearns24MAC,BNGSOUA,ILB,N/A.2749537675103242137.356134
100Patrick Gillespie34NY1NLMaj.273NYG9741239665108138058171630.301.346.647137

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