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1924 Register Batting Leaders

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Batting Leaders
1Rogers Hornsby28SLNNLMLB.424STL143640536121227431425945128932.507.6961.203373213
2Ad Lindsey28MTLQOVLB.41555217902642.599130
3 Bool--FSMWAC.4105117873204.48987
4Pal Osborne26MTP,ROCETXL,ILD,AA.40812247119250424.684322
5David Miner24OKMWAC.40553195792025.605118
6John Hines23CAGNNLNgM.40411410918447202225.430.505.934550
7George Rhinehardt23GRV,MEMSALL,SOUAB,A.40012951720749188.611316
8Archie Hill22GRRMIONB.39739156621061.55887
9William Tatum--FLIMIONB.3964411144432.54160
10Norman Sauvage--QUEQOVLB.3952911947922.55566
11Duffy Lewis36SLCPCLAA.39215452820755528.674356
12Lefty O'Doul27SLCPCLAA.39214041616331411.565235
13Bullet Rogan30KCMNNLNgM.3922131943776116644618.443.6031.0461171
14Lester Shubert--SLB,WBOESHL,BLRID.39240120471005.60072
15Bud Davis28OKM,SACWA,PCLC,AA.391180717280541251.713511
16Kid Willson28HUTWAC.391100486190321128.675328
17Tom Pyle30ARD,GRNOKSL,ETXLD.3908433613130215.625210
18Elliot Bigelow26SPTFLORC.388105397154301012.605240
19Charles Miller--STJWLA.385155558215451119.608339
20Red Smith34ATASOUAA.3851314751833189.541257
21Jack Lelivelt38TULWLA.38415559422856811.561333
22John Henry Lloyd40ACECOLNgM.384234216398382146415.424.454.878983
23Leo Payne30GRR,WCHMION,WLB,A.384137529203501112.588311
24Smead Jolley22TXA,BAR,SHVETXL,WA,TLD,C,A.383PHA12948818753118.607296
25Don Hurst18PAKBLGRD.3827828010722720.725203
26Babe Ellison27SFRPCLAA.381201805307681133.616496
27Oscar Charleston27HBGECOLNgM.380215192577316313571320.439.6981.1371343
28Reggie Rawlings34MBGBLRID.3799940115231121.618248
29Babe Ruth29NYAALMLB.378NYY1536815291432003974612491314281.513.7391.25239146
30J. Jones--MSKWAC.377144549207321520.599329
31Sy Rosenthal20SANTLA.37644178671174.584104
32Dewey Steffen--YORNYPLB.3761305081915498.565287
33James Washburn30TULWLA.37516965824753748.696458
34Zack Wheat36BRONLMLB.375BRO141624566922124181497344918.428.549.97831145
35Valentín Dreke26CSWNNLNgM.3741851743065100130211.411.448.859780
36Lyman Lamb29TULWLA.373168699261100419.609426
37Wade Lefler28WCS,WS1,BSNEL,AL,NLA,MLB.373WSH-BSN146577577021533111440001.373.541.91331200
38Martin Breslin--CFDESHLD.37238145541009.62891
39Lou Gehrig21HFD,NYAEL,ALA,MLB.372NYY144517516219241133750013.373.7171.09037000
40George Jackson42TYLETXLD.37111041515431026.634263
41Riggs Stephenson26CLEALMLB.371CLE712722403389200444122710.439.504.94312123
42Bud Ammons--LAK,WSMFLOR,PIEDC.37013147617624119.523249
43Frank Walker29RKMVIRLB.37013753019633416.538285
44Tom Gheen24HIPPIEDC.3695013048605.53169
45Henry Ginglardi23DENWLA.369163645238531415.564364
46Bill Stellbauer30OKMWAC.36915463123344732.613387
47Roy Carlyle23MEMSOUAA.368157633233472012.562356
48Ben Mallonee30RMDVIRLB.36813654620142714.548299
49Bill Bagwell29GALTLA.36714555811920534827111.602336
50Harry Ford--OTMMSVLD.3671204301584487.556239
51Gene Valla25SFRPCLAA.3671787302685076.479350
52Clyde Freeman--JACCSTLD.366873061122121.458140
53Shags Horan28REA,NYAIL,ALAA,MLB.366NYY852752734100262670015.369.542.91114801
54Al Niehaus25CNGSOUAA.366154574210321011.514295
55Fred Schulte23WLO,MLWMSVL,AAD,AA.36611746517026259.587273
56Dick Burrus26ATASOUAA.36513350418427143.492248
57Verdo Elmore24MKG,SLAMION,ALB,MLB.365SLB67261260295185300013.368.508.87613200
58Jud Wilson28BBSECOLNgM.3652071923170101347312.402.474.876913
59Cecil Davis23OKMWAC.364160676246481051.691467
60Heavy Johnson29KCM,HBGNNL,ECOLNgM.364664604126220401410120452.415.526.9413188
61Dick Porter22BLTILAA.363129509185361423.625318
62John Beckwith24BBSECOLNgM.36215113834509193089.401.6381.039884
63C.F. Lloyd--JOHAPPYD.36239138501330.50069
64Paddy Green30OUTQOVLB.3614610839429.68574
65Dutch Hoffman20SPGWAC.3617628510315105.537153
66Parry O'Brien21KALMIONB.36112144316031148.549243
67Stanley Stack27RMDVIRLB.3619637113412516.550204
68George Bliss24FSMWAC.360145520187301034.652339
69Charlie Jamieson31CLEALMLB.359CLE1436605949821334835421124715.407.458.865272217
70Eddie Moore25PITNLMLB.359PIT72240209477584213672712.437.464.9019722
71William Zitman--NWKILAA.3591455481973768.493270
72Pete Daniel24MSHETXLD.35811844415931135.669297
73Matt Donohue25DALTLA.3581395832094899.518302
74Stan Keyes25RKIMSVLD.358116447160391020.624279
75Peter Monahan22PAKBLGRD.3589337113318719.598222
76Moose Clabaugh22BARWAC.357702639418811.612161
77Dan Irby24MTPETXLD.3571074401574938.536236
78Dick Cox28PORPCLAA.35618569624860525.565393
79Lee Head25SCR,ROCNYPL,ILB,AA.35610128410126115.577164
80Biz Mackey26HILECOLNgM.35634932356115214447918.390.483.8731568
81Paul Waner21SFRPCLAA.3561605872094658.492289
82Butch Weis23WFL,CHNTL,NLA,MLB.356CHC163652632192254891123451514.372.513.88532414
83Rabbit Whitman26NWKILAA.3561465672022167.451256
84Ross Youngs27NY1NLMLB.356NYG133612526112187331210741197731.441.521.96227436
85Les Bell22MLW,SLNAA,NLAA,MLB.355STL171692687524456181950037.359.572.93139311
86Cleo Carlyle21CHRSALLB.355127488173282514.600293
87Kiki Cuyler25PITNLMLB.354PIT11751546694165271698532113062.402.539.940251712
88Mickey Heath20OTM,BIRMSVL,SOUAD,A.354133495175441510.564279
89Monk Sherlock19QUEQOVLB.35410339614031137.551218
90Arnold Townsend28HIPPIEDC.35411838713724727.661256
91Tex Vache34DALTLA.354144536190471222.610327
92Henry Wingfield--BURMSVLD.35411039514033103.511202
93Johnny Butler31WCHWLA.35315765423170420.564369
94Johnny Frederick22SLCPCLAA.35318679027967728.562444
95Chick Fullis23FDKBLRID.35360252891356.516130
96Irvin Hufft22AKC,SPGSWLG,WAD,C.35312446816530832.656307
97Ernie Johnson36NYAALMLB.353NYY6413411924424831316117.412.5971.0097113
98Johnny Neun23STPAAAA.35316262922238185.494311
99Jim Poole29PORPCLAA.35318272225547738.596430
100William Satterlee--HGRBLRID.35379278981711.432120

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