1926 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
1Elmer Hanson31BMTTLA.45980181831717.680123
2Bill Diester--SLI,TULSWLG,WLD,A.43411747220537427.701331
3Lester Claybrook--OKMWAC.426552309824110.670154
4Sam Ripley--AKCSWLGD.42637136587517.926126
5Mule Suttles25SLSNNLMaj.425SLS89397358901522819321301531.472.8771.34931417
6Chet Chadbourne41SLCUTIDC.41051173711621.54394
7Charles King22LOG,SFRUTID,PCLC,AA.400120450180321410.600270
8Kid Willson30WACTLA.4002510040802.54054
9Dan Boone31DANPIEDC.39914653721437828.654351
10Andrew Maxwell--CLKMATLC.39463216851442.523113
11Jay O'Connor--HVHNENLB.394743121231246.516161
12Lyle Casey27TULWLA.3939837914930420.652247
13Don Flinn33JBO,GULTRIS,CSTLD.39355201792136.617124
14Bill Bagwell31PORPCLAA.391156450781763261996.616277
15Carl Zamloch36TWFUTIDC.3918028111021410.601169
16Marty Krug37LOSPCLAA.3895213151712.50466
17Red Worthington20WLOMSVLD.389119475185301014.583277
18Tony Rensa24CFDESHLD.388772581001538.562145
19Jimmy Walsh38BFLILAA.38814752620443317.578304
20Eddie Rose24IDF,MISUTID,PCLC,AA.387131512198402011.607311
21Ernie Orsatti23OMA,SAN,SYRWL,TL,ILA,AA.38663233901462.524122
22Jack Reider23SPGWAC.386146580224361236.676392
23Billy Rhiel25GRVSALLB.386151583225301923.621362
24Turkey Stearnes25DSNNLMaj.383DS9340034294131339211032141.458.7161.174245611
25Tommy Taylor33MEMSOUAA.38389553212482212.615340
26Buzz Arlett27OLDPCLAA.38219466714025552163514026.666444
27 Burkett--GRVSALLB.3823513150747.65686
28Dave Robertson36NFKVIRLB.38214051019529535.665339
29Lew Fonseca27NWKILAA.381147543207401121.611332
30 Mattick--OKMWAC.3814916864900.43573
31Ike Boone29MISPCLAA.38017262623855332.631395
32Ed Coleman24LOGUTIDC.38044129491052.58175
33Dick Wykoff22SLISWLGD.3809631311919228.722226
34Jim Blakesley29OMA,NORWL,SOUAA.379150572217491139.708405
35Halley Harding21ABCNNLMaj.378ABC72310270521021731441530.449.474.92312855
36Heinie Manush24DETALMaj.378DET1365634989518835814861153128.421.564.985281628
37Elmer Bowman29NHVELA.37714054620641815.564308
38Mike Kelly30SPBSALLB.377149509192291223.617314
39Bevo LeBourveau29TOLAAAA.377149584220331217.562328
40Russ Scarritt23GRVSALLB.377151645243571515.581375
41Eugene Bradley--LRLCSTLD.3764012547721.48861
42Keith Clark25SLISWLGD.37611740715332419.614250
43Martín Dihigo21CSEECLMaj.375CSE431861524257921444829.475.7371.21211205
44Warren Fogerty--WBOBLRID.3743613149933.55773
45Clay Hopper23FSMWAC.374104423158361213.608257
46Nap Kloza22MTG,ALXSEAL,CSTLB,D.37412546817530199.577270
47Louis Benson24FSM,SYRWA,ILC,AA.3731576622473287.477316
48Willie Wells21SLSNNLMaj.373SLS843442796610412413641650.470.5841.054163114
49Jud Wilson30BBSECLMaj.373BBS4820416146601723362429.487.5591.0469077
50Vidal Zunigha--AKCSWLGD.37350185691018.568105
51Fred Conkey--OKMWAC.3721274811793149.509245
52Robert Hudspeth32NLGECLMaj.372NLG49206183316865739012.416.574.99010529
53John King36LGVETXLD.37237413931621.655245
54Babe Ruth31NYAALMaj.372NYY1526524951391843054715311914476.516.7371.253365310
55Roy Moore--GRVSALLB.37115055620637935.658366
56Clay Parrish24CBSSEALB.37112146917432628.644302
57Elliot Bigelow28CNGSOUAA.37013552119345129.555289
58Dixie Carroll35CNGSOUAA.37013652119326132.482251
59Harvey Hendrick28NORSOUAA.370151624231402411.564352
60Mickey Keliher36MBGBLRID.3708833012221312.561185
61Snake Henry30OMAWLA.369166670247571627.622417
62Leo Mackey31NVLSOUAA.36971233861131.455106
63Rinaldo Williams32DALTLA.369802711002436.546148
64Yam Yaryan33BIRSOUAA.369133510188301320.596304
65Al DeVormer34LOUAAAA.3681154001472887.530212
66Oscar Roettger26STPAAAA.36854106391035.66070
67Moose Clabaugh24TYL,BROETXL,NLD,Maj.367BRO1344594582168241621001.368.8301.19838010
68John Fitzpatrick22OKCWLA.36763128471001.46960
69Bob Fothergill28DETALMaj.367DET110437387631423173734123323.421.506.927196314
70Harry Heilmann31DETALMaj.367DET141598502901844189101676719.445.534.979268425
71Leo Miller--HSNTLA.367STL692811031629.534150
72Fred Bennett24MSK,TULWA,WLC,A.366156587215481338.687403
73Fred Fitzberger--HGRBLRID.3669631411527115.602189
74Jimmy Zinn31KCYAAAA.3665411241841.53660
75Jack Cummings22WHE,NY1MATL,NLC,Maj.365NYG1093863813139357194042.371.6431.01424501
76Shanty Hogan20LYN,BSNNENL,NLB,Maj.365BSN1013733731136335195000.365.633.99723600
77Danny Clark32SYRILAA.36414753519532731.624334
78Joe Granade23TXAETXLD.36411249418021613.510252
79Clayton Sheedy27BLTILAA.364153539196451019.590318
80Herman Collins27SAV,AUGSEAL,SALLB.36312746016725114.491226
81Moon Ducote28CHRSALLB.363150553201351024.593328
82Charlie Smith24BRGECLMaj.363BRG28117102213742217511.435.500.9355122
83Bobby Veach38TOLAAAA.36215658821343149.529311
84Maurice DeLoof26PCYSWLGD.36140155561037.60093
85Otto Dumas--SNFFLORD.36111239914420234.556222
86Carey Selph24FSM,SYRWA,ILC,AA.361159674243491217.545367
87Asa Small--LWSNENLB.361732771001182.480133
88Stanley Stack29RMDVIRLB.36115257620827144.641369
89Dewey Stover23CLK,JERMATL,ILC,AA.36111342115220157.530223
90Clyde Sukeforth24NAS,MNE,CINNENL,AA,NLB,AA,Maj.361CIN6924924909012700001.361.466.82711600
91Ollie Tucker24NORSOUAA.361156571206371215.546312
92 Cunningham--GRNETXLD.3604141493248.514213
93Frank Luce29MLWAAAA.36070161581225.55389
94Ray O'Brien31DENWLA.360165636229421117.541344
95Denny Sothern22CUM,PHI,AVLMATL,NL,SALLC,Maj,B.360PHI1214954895176451525100410.366.6671.03332611
96 Cussens--MALWAC.35986259931465.517134
97Clyde Glass23MXI,WACTEXA,TLD,A.35914348517441810.538261
98Harry Layne25PEO,SYR,CLBIIIL,IL,AAB,AA.35913145916522821.580266
99 Matthews--PCTUTIDC.359652378512113.540128
100Pid Purdy22LIN,CHAWL,ALA,Maj.359CHW12249649051764122560121.362.563.92527604

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