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1900 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
1Ed Lewee27DENWLB.41385213498813636.57312212
2Mattie McVicker30OMA,HELWL,MTSLB,N/A.3909827271106207415.55915217
3Honus Wagner26PITNLMLB.381PIT13558052710720145224100384117.434.5731.00730284
4Hi Ladd30DER,NWKCTST,ATLLF,N/A.371843186711826296.5501755
5Kitty Bransfield25WCSELA.3691225041151863081740.5622831
6Elmer Flick24PHINLMLB.367PHI138623545106200321611110355630.441.545.986297166
7Jesse Burkett31SLNNLMLB.363STL141643559882031115768326235.429.474.904265319
8Willie Keeler28BRONLMLB.362BRO136619563106204131246841304.402.449.851253719
9Erve Beck21TOLISLGB.3601385751202077151512.579333
10Jim O'Rourke49BPTCTSTF.3589335261126163112.4291510
11Charlie Buelow23CLVALA.35431130244611602.531691
12Danny Murphy23NCH,NY1CTST,NLF,MLB.353NYG113458447123158292314638812.365.615.98027503
13James McKevitt30HAM,MFLIL,ISLGN/A,B.3493412926458024.457590
14Tom McAndrew27HAM,WCSIL,ELN/A,A.3482911222397128.482544
15Moose Grimshaw24CHMILN/A.34743170285919437.559950
16Frank Hemphill22LON,FWAIL,ISLGN/A,B.346672638991384721.6011589
17Red Kleinow22SAG,FWAIL,ISLGN/A,B.34549177446110338.486863
18Frank Foutz23MDNCTSTF.344863316211426462.5021664
19Mike Hickey28MDNCTSTF.3442812219424017.402492
20John McGraw27SLNNLMLB.344STL994473348411510423329859.505.416.921139235
21Jake Beckley32CINNLMLB.341CIN141614558981902610294234018.389.434.822242412
22Charles Cavell32GRPILN/A.34035144394914038.500721
23 Huff--SGDCENLN/A.33944186356315603.48490
24Charlie Atherton26BFLALA.33749193386512467.5341034
25George Browne24SYR,ELMEL,NYSLA,C.3372610412351004.346362
26Hunkey Hines32DMOWLB.3379939290132163131.40115713
27Nap Lajoie25PHINLMLB.337PHI10247145195152331279222108.362.510.87223082
28Kip Selbach28NY1NLMLB.337NYG141611523981762912468367225.425.461.88524188
29Jesse Tannehill25PITNLMLB.336PIT34120110193770017258.365.400.7654405
30Sam Dungan33KCY,CHNAL,NLA,MLB.335CHC1234904846416228711612.336.428.76420705
31Charles Conwell25HAM,ELMIL,NYSLN/A,C.3334114430486114.410594
32Billy Hamilton34BSNNLMLB.333BSN1366355201031732051473210722.449.396.84520635
33Jack Pickard--LONILN/A.3333110821364213.435470
34Ted Scheffler36BRI,SCRCTST,ATLLF,N/A.333602316277163524.4941142
35Harry Davis26PRVELA.3321355491081824413770.4972736
36Jim Vollendorf25NHV,FWACTST,ISLGF,B.3314412418415004.371462
37Jiggs Donahue20DAY,PITISLG,NLB,MLB.330PIT119440440971453116533301.330.507.83622300
38Dick Harley27DTR,CINAL,NLA,MLB.329CIN12852550779167165055111.331.381.711193017
39Jack Holland26DENWLB.329582163871141566.6161338
40Red Wright--DNVCENLN/A.329883956613016414.397157
41Charlie Carr23TTOELA.32711849070160346311.43921510
42Cozy Dolan27SPF,CHNEL,NLA,MLB.327CHC13959056891186257321723.330.412.742234020
43Mike Donlin22SLNNLMLB.326STL782972764090861048141434.361.507.86814016
44Jack Flournoy23MFLISLGB.326101390551272761010.503196
45Peter Kiernan--WBYCTSTF.3259733853110203225.4201426
46Charles Elsey29BMNCENLN/A.32492401681302513227.466187
47Frank Norcom23SAG,ALBIL,NYSLN/A,C.324482045066172422.485995
48Ollie Pickering30CLVALA.324140599117194294049.3862319
49Joe Schrall21STJ,MNEWL,ALB,A.324116475731542111614.4532155
50Jack Tighe30NCHCTSTF.324963676611925048.4251564
51Ed Delahanty32PHINLMLB.323PHI1316015398217432102109164136.378.430.809232714
52Otto Krueger23FWA,SLNISLG,NLB,MLB.322STL1495895721391843284334104.334.427.76124416
53Charlie Nyce29NLO,WKBCTST,ATLLF,N/A.32144165185353010.388640
54Pete Woodruff26NLOCTSTF.32186346701111824430.5461895
55Bob McHale30PBO,STKWL,CALLB,N/A.3209842286135174451.4081729
56George Davis29NY1NLMLB.319NYG11447242669136204361293523.376.406.78217347
57Charlie Hemphill24KCYALA.3191315171131651515126.4122134
58Joe Kelley28BRONLMLB.319BRO121513454901452317691265318.398.485.88222060
59Davy Seisler26DMOWLB.31978276488816015.3881077
60Phenomenal Smith35NFKVIRLD.31949188456075210.44183
61John Sullivan27DEN,KCYWL,ALB,A.31965238407610516.416998
62Fred Abbott25DNVCENLN/A.3188334991111247314.453158
63Billy Hulen30PBOWLB.318632556481105136.40810413
64George Gillpatrick25DAYISLGB.3174112021387203.40849
65Walt Preston32DENWLB.317104432101137259235.43118623
66Mum Warrender20DMO,SDYWL,NYSLB,C.317772845090124011.38711015
67Jimmy Barrett25CINNLMLB.316CIN137632545114172117542447263.400.389.789212510
68Frank Bonner30ROCELA.316138548891732914625.4532484
69Patsy Donovan35SLNNLMLB.316STL12655050378159111061453815.368.342.71017236
70Jack Handiboe31CHM,ALBIL,NYSLN/A,C.31643174405570010.356629
71Roy Thomas26PHINLMLB.316PHI140675531132168430333711552.451.335.7861781514
72Boileryard Clarke31BSNNLMLB.315BSN812912703585521300916.344.359.7039739
73 McKenzie--TERCENLN/A.31570279468816509.409114
74George Van Haltren34NY1NLMLB.315NYG141635571114180307151455026.371.398.769227113
75Perry Werden38MNEALA.31512751164161396913.4682394
76Jim Canavan33NHVCTSTF.3148735073110147430.42915010
77Ed Lauzon26OMAWLB.31410140473127216423.4261726
78Charlie Hickman24NY1NLMLB.313NYG127511473651481917991101730.359.482.841228174
79Frank Murphy24NLO,DERCTSTF.31363240427572024.358861
80Joe Rickert23WCSELA.3131265311121662411659.43323013
81Tom Daly34BRONLMLB.312BRO9740034372107173455274618.403.414.81714265
82Jack Sharrott30WCSELA.31211847896149248237.4081958
83Roy Brashear26SXCWLB.3119737364116193037.37814116
84Miles Conklin--CHMILN/A.311391643985112504.445731
85Joseph Theisen33BRICTSTF.3119535166109233102.4791681
86John Anderson26MLWALA.31013454294168329263.4132243
87Jack Burns22DAY,WKBISLG,ATLLB,N/A.3109133671104174017.384129
88Billy Fitzmaurice28NHVCTSTF.3109538162118152037.36013710
89Fielder Jones28BRONLMLB.310BRO136629552106171264454335726.383.393.777217911
90George Magoon25INAALA.31012044981139178136.39017520
91Al Orth27PHINLMLB.310PHI39132129640411212216.326.380.7064910
92Bobby Carter--BMNCENLN/A.30960269698384023.36899
93Pete Cassidy27PRVELA.30913857996179328533.41824218
94Mike McCann25COSISLGB.30911947670147339411.441210
95Fred Schatzke--SAGILN/A.30847182315613416.440804
96George Brooks20MDNCTSTF.3074616325507232.429701
97John O'Connell28OMAWLB.30770274448421348.44912311
98Bob Schaub30TTOELA.30712746373142197310.3971848
99Thomas Turner--WHEISLGB.30710542768131341111.468200
100Sport McAllister25DTRALA.30611139265120107240.38315013

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