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2012 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
1Albert Carpen23CSUGWCNCAA.4265323418354781031231344041.522.5301.052970245
2Michael Felton--CPBBigSNCAA.42459275243521031231451132023.474.510.9851240633
3Austin Newell23WSP,ABLPECO,NABLInd.42268311263801112245461373426.502.5931.0951569410
4Roger Bernal22TPAGWCNCAA.414522402225292153133921225.450.523.9721160321
5Thomas Brown--GSUSWACNCAA.410421991733671177032321720.464.5901.05400333
6Welington Dotel26ELPAAInd.40558266247461001442442381342.436.518.9541283037
7Mike Miller23RWLPECOInd.4013316314744597333481927.460.5511.011817000
8Greg Harisis20SCLWCCNCAA.39840145123304980113631319.464.488.95200270
9Raph Rhymes22LSU,COTSEC,CCBLNCAA,Summ.3987331727950111130665342529.454.509.9631908050
10Jake Carlson--DARIVYNCAA.39740153131305243219301318.464.519.983680522
11Billy Burgess--UVSGWCNCAA.396572732227388163765433331.491.5901.08113101305
12D.J. Peterson20UNM,HYAMWC,CCBLNCAA,Summ.39669317275581092131880213534.467.6911.15819004031
13Matt Honchel20MUOMACNCAA.3955926023343927202610101513.443.442.88500570
14Andrew Deeds22MSUOVCNCAA.3945424822142871337421481720.460.5751.03412701000
15Evan Kohli24SFF,BSBPECO,AUBLInd,Fgn.39469328277821091712169324652.485.6901.17419104010
16Scot Palmer23SFFPECOInd.393522271964677901353021940.476.6381.11412512001
17Eduard Pinto17RNG,MGLDOSL,VEWLFRk,FgW.393TEX622702295090141129863114.470.476.94610925230
18Adam McClain23UMMCUSANCAA.3925826223249911303361361545.448.487.935001032
19Ryan Behmanesh--DBUD1INNCAA.391381501283150120934601425.477.6951.17200710
20Joey Cujas20VCUCAANCAA.390592682234387212349222716.476.5431.01812101314
21Wux-Iong Pan31UPRCPBLFgn.3889438531262121285957436857.504.5961.10018625002
22Eric Garcia28ALPPECOInd.3876727423556912111053442931.448.6131.0611441451
23Michael Pritchard20UNEBTenNCAA.387572382125182100022632110.447.434.88100230
24Jeremy Banks22YSUHorzNCAA.385411891612562160544222423.466.5781.04300202
25Jesus Ugueto21AGR,LRAVESL,VEWLFRk,FgW.385SEA77325278721071666492283538.455.5501.00615326062
26Matt Ford21HOFCAANCAA.38453260219508413024820113327.469.470.93900422
27Osman Marval25PAAITSAFgn.38441180159336181840512014.450.5971.047952001
28Alfredo Despaigne26GNM,PROCNSFgn.38279342262521001901750217144.523.6491.172170880126
29Adam Hilker--NCOGWCNCAA.38257256225408683349831921.439.484.9231090633
30Nick Backlund21MERASunNCAA.3815926322351851601658313337.471.6681.14000601
31Tim Colwell20NDSSUMTNCAA.3816027724462931191351242515.438.512.9501250233
32Melvin Mercedes20ATHARIZRk.381OAK311181052440101012101015.440.495.9355211200
33Jake Rickenbach--UVSGWCNCAA.381592942396791222454003820.483.5401.02312901223
34Steve Rinaudo24LCVPECOInd.381673392919911125918872343742.460.7151.1752088030
35Tim Saunders22PEO,CBZ,DYTMIDW,ARIZ,FLORA,Rk,A+.381CHC4921819443741315331731745.431.536.96710423041
36Chris Brown25SFF,MLLPECO,NABLInd.379472191826269702358012639.470.7971.2671458031
37David Dahl18GRJPIONRk.379COL673062806210622109571272142.423.6251.04817542123
38Kevin McKague23ARM,KISPatL,GULFNCAA,Rk.379ATL6024519838751605451342435.475.5351.0110016340
39Pedro Toribio21ANGARIZRk.379LAA301221162944750771417.397.526.9236120110
40Gaither Bumgardner21SCUASunNCAA.376502402054377123032511733.439.463.902006120
41Jared Hammer--HOFCAANCAA.3765525921347801804661223920.479.516.99500502
42Justin Lacy--LWDD1INNCAA.376472061733565110632002632.468.5431.01200511
43Ryan Lindemuth21CWMCAANCAA.3765625321354801745481451022.458.5631.02212002604
44Yosvani Hurtado22SOCCNSFgn.37541176160276011162711914.417.569.98691114121
45Ryan Ashe--WSUHorzNCAA.374572642225183106246651635.439.500.93911101394
46Boomer Collins23DBUD1INNCAA.37460281235628823113581533746.466.6471.1131520522
47AJ Morris--RWLPECOInd.374602482224783191544001427.405.536.9411193181
48Luis Yander20SOCCNSFgn.374612502273085112240731412.423.467.89010696212
49Ryan Lauer24LCV,ELPPECO,AAInd.37358258217598110014561352735.455.6131.0681339140
50Eric Phillips21GSO,VANSoCo,NORWNCAA,A-.373TOR6830926050972415562952721.444.531.975138012370
51Thomas Pope--NCWCAANCAA.3725926523149861876461641834.441.5891.02913601141
52Adam Frazier20MSUSECNCAA.371643062454591161026965024.482.445.92700452
53Ryan Kresky22FDUNECNCAA.371542351864069181538613525.489.5591.04910401103
54Yi-Quan Lin26SINCPBLFgn.371113483450721674631392213246.412.573.985258170016
55Brian Ruby--BNGAECNCAA.37137129116234360017501012.422.422.84400111
56Alex Black21COLIVYNCAA.37032120108164010221820517.417.556.972600502
57Bobby Coyle23RCU,CNGCALL,SOULA+,AA.370LAD692542383888173937321427.403.580.98313830110
58Bas de Jong32LDADUTMFgn.37034149135285011032910923.412.519.931703212
59Brandon Eggenschwiler--MUROVCNCAA.3703813711917444123200119.425.471.896560232
60Johnny Field20UAZP12NCAA.3706532125772951873441184328.476.5291.00513601182
61Wes Kartch--RWLPECOInd.3706431526267972217501243721.463.5421.00514211231
62Brig Tison--GMUCAANCAA.3705727223844881600341382016.424.437.86100635
63Kuan-Jen Chen30LNWCPBLFgn.3698233429848110192246102316.431.466.898139811020
64Addison Russell18ATH,BUR,VMTARIZ,MIDW,NYPLRk,A,A-.369OAK5524421746801097451622348.432.5941.02712932110
65Brian Aanderud22LIBBigSNCAA.36860275220428192253513218.471.455.92510001535
66Luis Fonseca27NAV,MTNMXPW,MEXFgW,AAA.36849207190317071528501038.393.495.8889431151
67Jeremy Hill--NSUSLCNCAA.36850210185306881440632232.433.486.920900102
68Zach Stephens20TTUOVCNCAA.3685325020444751301852002952.476.6961.172001502
69Adam Kam20RWL,ADGPECO,AUBLInd,Fgn.367712742375187151945023246.442.553.99413112031
70Andrew Kubuski--BGSMACNCAA.3675121819629728123060821.414.449.863880932
71Maximo Rivera19PIR,PS2DOSLFRk.367PIT5723119947737143134111926.429.472.9029415531
72George Roberts22KSUMACNCAA.367662912644597241866211650.395.557.9521470209
73Kris Bryant20SDOWCCNCAA.3665726321359781731456933938.483.6711.15414301001
74Colby McCord--UNOD1INNCAA.366431971722763181320321834.435.535.970920340
75Trenton Moses23SMS,DANOVC,APPYNCAA,Rk.366ATL97422344771262612279305065.469.6401.109220122060
76Shane Brown--NCCA10NCAA.365492231924670730163122512.445.432.87800330
77Stephen Bruno21BOI,UVANORW,ACCA-,NCAA.365CHC12557249010017942599113103274.433.527.9602586354110
78Clint Freeman21ETSASunNCAA.365552432223381143750111424.405.550.9551220313
79Jeremias Pineda21RES,TWNGULFRk.365BOS-MIN522081922870941252391138.406.469.8759033110
80Si-Qi Zhou30BTHCPBLFgn.365118514433741582732191427356.458.5871.045254103324
81Justin Guidry--MTSSBCNCAA.3645926723951871044341231823.421.490.9111170712
82Erik Hink--NIAMAACNCAA.364482171984072121539121220.407.510.9181010412
83Brian Myrow35GPEAAInd.36492398316651153151263017572.490.6081.09819250210
84Jose Paez18VN2VESLFRk.364TBR6127925041911394291292441.430.536.96613435001
85Gabriele Ermini36BGAITSAFgn.36338167146235372018001421.430.438.869645421
86Chad Gabriel28FTWNABLInd.363863593445212513234693738.381.439.8201514220
87Tae-Kyun Kim30HWAKBOFgn.363126513416611512401680318169.474.5361.0102231111058
88Rolexis Molina34GROITSAFgn.363421771601958141123105139.418.481.899776301
89Jensen Park19NCOGWCNCAA.363582382123377107038581123.393.476.87000447
90Jordan Steranka22PSUBTenNCAA.3635624322635822021140211339.395.6151.0101390103
91Chesny Young19MERASunNCAA.363592642154278151337532318.439.484.92310407181
92Josmar Cordero20DDRDOSLFRk.362LAD602552295083191647951420.419.533.95212259213
93Bob Donato--BCKPatLNCAA.362462081773264161631842526.444.5651.0091000312
94Ryan McCauley--NIAMAACNCAA.3624721318536672011251001932.418.6761.0941250306
95Sal Pezzino--HPUBigSNCAA.362401851522655140227811523.449.493.943001071
96Kevin Wager22NOV,LCVBigE,PECONCAA,Ind.3628641635963130202777962446.416.487.904840121741
97Brandon Bayardi21NLVMWCNCAA.3615525220543741617531232940.456.5511.00811301206
98Grant Hogue26LNRCALLA+.361HOU431681444052830172721722.421.458.8796600430
99Rene Leveret26QUECAMAInd.3617734531642114150959002242.413.494.9061566102
100Alex Maruri--DELCAANCAA.361501831553056132328002214.454.529.983820501

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