Cooperstown Batting Leaders



League batting leaders

League batting leaders — Cooperstown
Regular season — as of 4/11/2013

Batting average On-base percentage Slugging percentage
Cobb DET .417 Williams PIT .473 Ruth BRK .688
Speaker BRK .377 Gehrig CIN .470 Gehrig CIN .684
Gehrig CIN .350 Cobb DET .468 Williams PIT .669
Fournier CHN .346 Vaughan CIN .461 Collins BRX .658
Medwick BRX .341 Speaker BRK .459 Cobb DET .652
Vaughan CIN .340 Ruth BRK .459 Hornsby BOS .648
Hornsby BOS .337 Fournier CHN .426 McCovey PIT .636
Williams PIT .334 Cash BRX .415 Rosen KCM .635
Wrightstone BRX .332 Salkeld CIN .412 Gentile CHN .627
Sisler CIN .328 Gentile CHN .406 Medwick BRX .621
Hits Runs Runs batted in
Cobb DET 167 Williams PIT 101 McCovey PIT 108
Sisler CIN 138 Hornsby BOS 95 Herman BOS 99
Hornsby BOS 137 Cobb DET 95 Williams CIN 97
Medwick BRX 134 DiMaggio CHN 93 Ruth BRK 93
Jackson BRK 128 Gehrig CIN 93 Robinson CHN 92
Gehrig CIN 124 Sisler CIN 90 Gentile CHN 91
DiMaggio CHN 123 Cash BRX 87 Medwick BRX 89
Mays KCM 119 Mays KCM 82 Williams PIT 87
Williams CIN 118 Medwick BRX 80 Collins BRX 87
Herman BOS 117 Gentile CHN 79 Gehrig CIN 84
Doubles Triples Homeruns
Cobb DET 36 Travis BAL 12 Mays KCM 37
Gehrig CIN 33 Heath BRX 12 McCovey PIT 34
Ott KCM 29 Gehrig CIN 11 Ruth BRK 32
Robinson CHN 29 Waner,P MNH 11 Gentile CHN 32
Greenberg BRK 28 Cobb DET 11 Collins BRX 32
Kress WSH 27 Sisler CIN 11 Williams PIT 31
Herman BOS 25 Allen BAL 10 Hornsby BOS 30
Medwick BRX 25 Jackson BRK 10 Simmons PHL 29
Sisler CIN 25 Alexander WSH 9 Kiner KCM 27
Heilmann BOS 23 Cash BRX 9 Rosen KCM 27
Extra base hits Stolen bases Steal percentage
Gehrig CIN 65 Cobb DET 31-8 Chapman PIT .900
McCovey PIT 60 Sisler CIN 23-10 Collins DET .818
Cobb DET 59 Williams CIN 17-11 Cobb DET .795
Hornsby BOS 59 Chapman PIT 9-1 Sisler CIN .697
Robinson CHN 56 Collins DET 9-2 Williams CIN .607
Ruth BRK 55 Robinson BRK 9-6 Robinson BRK .600
Medwick BRX 55 Jackson BRK 8-7 Jackson BRK .533
DiMaggio CHN 55 Irvin CHN 6-1
Collins BRX 54 Snider CIN 6-3
Ott KCM 54 Vaughan CIN 5-0
Walks Intentional walks Strikeouts
Ruth BRK 100 Ruth BRK 25 Hornsby BOS 77
Williams PIT 90 Gehrig CIN 16 York WSH 75
Gehrig CIN 78 Wrightstone BRX 12 Gentile CHN 75
Vaughan CIN 61 Salkeld CIN 9 Wilson MNH 73
Cash BRX 61 Simmons PHL 5 Gehrig CIN 72
Gentile CHN 59 Hafey BAL 3 Allen BAL 70
Ott KCM 56 Snider CIN 3 Dropo BAL 68
Foxx BOS 54 Elliott MNH 2 Ruth BRK 68
Mantle BAL 51 Rosen KCM 2 Mantle BAL 68
Kurowski CIN 49 Collins BRX 2 Clemente BAL 64
Sacrifice bunts Sacrifice flies Hit by pitch
Collins DET 11 Hargrave CHN 14
Robinson BRK 8 Robinson BRK 10
Sewell PHL 5 Cepeda MNH 9
Boudreau PIT 5 Pafko BOS 8
Lazzeri PIT 5 Clift BRK 7
Frisch BRX 5 Reynolds KCM 5
Herman BOS 4 Sewell PHL 5
Jackson DET 4 Campanella WSH 5
Tierney DET 4 Kurowski CIN 5
Klein WSH 4 Dropo BAL 5
Ground ball DP Runs created Runs created/27 outs
Simmons PHL 17 Cobb DET 124.3 Cobb DET 13.5
Ruth BRK 16 Gehrig CIN 111.8 Williams PIT 12.6
Wilson MNH 15 Williams PIT 111.6 Gehrig CIN 12.1
Gehrig CIN 15 Hornsby BOS 96.6 Speaker BRK 11.4
O’Doul WSH 14 Ruth BRK 93.3 Ruth BRK 10.6
Averill PIT 14 Gentile CHN 89.5 Gentile CHN 9.7
Klein WSH 14 McCovey PIT 87.9 Hornsby BOS 9.2
DiMaggio CHN 14 Collins BRX 83.5 Vaughan CIN 9.1
Mantilla CHN 13 Herman BOS 81.5 Rosen KCM 9.0
Cash BRX 13 Medwick BRX 81.4 Collins BRX 8.8
Isolated power Total average Total bases
Ruth BRK .409 Cobb DET 1.331 Hornsby BOS 263
Collins BRX .353 Williams PIT 1.329 Cobb DET 261
McCovey PIT .343 Gehrig CIN 1.312 Mays KCM 251
Williams PIT .334 Ruth BRK 1.308 Medwick BRX 244
Gehrig CIN .333 Speaker BRK 1.168 McCovey PIT 243
Gentile CHN .329 Gentile CHN 1.116 Gehrig CIN 242
Mays KCM .319 Rosen KCM 1.053 Collins BRX 235
Kiner KCM .317 Hornsby BOS 1.050 DiMaggio CHN 235
Rosen KCM .315 Collins BRX 1.047 Williams PIT 228
Hornsby BOS .310 Vaughan CIN 1.044 Herman BOS 223
On-base plus slugging Secondary average AB per homerun
Gehrig CIN 1.154 Ruth BRK .738 Ruth BRK 9.4
Ruth BRK 1.147 Williams PIT .598 Gentile CHN 10.7
Williams PIT 1.142 Gehrig CIN .554 Williams PIT 11.0
Cobb DET 1.121 Gentile CHN .501 Kiner KCM 11.1
Speaker BRK 1.079 McCovey PIT .469 Collins BRX 11.2
Gentile CHN 1.033 Foxx BOS .467 Mays KCM 11.2
Hornsby BOS 1.031 Kiner KCM .467 McCovey PIT 11.2
Rosen KCM 1.024 Killebrew PIT .453 Cepeda MNH 12.1
Collins BRX 1.022 Collins BRX .440 Rosen KCM 12.6
McCovey PIT 1.008 Ott KCM .429 Mathews DET 12.7
Atbats Plate appearances Games
Sisler CIN 421 Sisler CIN 456 Rosen KCM 93
Mays KCM 414 Mays KCM 444 Ott KCM 93
Hornsby BOS 406 Cobb DET 439 Mays KCM 93
Cobb DET 400 Hornsby BOS 438 Gehrig CIN 91
DiMaggio CHN 397 Gehrig CIN 437 Sisler CIN 91
Jackson BRK 393 DiMaggio CHN 431 Williams CIN 91
Medwick BRX 393 Williams PIT 431 Gentile CHN 91
Robinson CHN 386 Jackson BRK 430 DiMaggio CHN 91
McCovey PIT 382 McCovey PIT 430 Robinson CHN 91
Musial DET 382 Musial DET 427 Cash BRX 91
Current hit streak Longest hit streak
Freehan BAL 14 Cobb DET 24
Travis BAL 13 Hornsby BOS 21
Herman BOS 11 Gentile CHN 21
Hornsby BOS 10 Alexander WSH 21
Davis,T MNH 10 Sisler CIN 19
Irvin CHN 9 Musial DET 18
Waner,P MNH 9 Snider CIN 17
Gordon CIN 8 Williams CIN 16
DiMaggio CHN 8 O’Doul WSH 16
Mantle BAL 8 Vaughan CIN 15
Total bases + BB + HBP TB+BB+HBP rate Plate appearances per game
Gehrig CIN 322 Ruth BRK .766 Sisler CIN 5.01
Williams PIT 318 Williams PIT .738 Hornsby BOS 4.92
Ruth BRK 307 Gehrig CIN .737 Cobb DET 4.88
Cobb DET 299 Collins BRX .687 Jackson BRK 4.83
Hornsby BOS 293 Gentile CHN .685 Gehrig CIN 4.80
McCovey PIT 291 Cobb DET .681 Williams PIT 4.79
Mays KCM 280 McCovey PIT .677 McCovey PIT 4.78
Gentile CHN 278 Rosen KCM .672 Mays KCM 4.77
DiMaggio CHN 269 Hornsby BOS .669 Frisch BRX 4.75
Collins BRX 268 Speaker BRK .668 Musial DET 4.74
Total bases plus walks TB+BB rate AB per game
Gehrig CIN 320 Ruth BRK .766 Sisler CIN 4.63
Williams PIT 318 Williams PIT .738 Hornsby BOS 4.56
Ruth BRK 307 Gehrig CIN .732 Travis BAL 4.48
Cobb DET 295 Collins BRX .682 Mays KCM 4.45
Hornsby BOS 292 McCovey PIT .677 Cobb DET 4.44
McCovey PIT 291 Gentile CHN .675 Jackson BRK 4.42
Mays KCM 279 Cobb DET .672 Heath BRX 4.41
Gentile CHN 274 Hornsby BOS .667 DiMaggio CHN 4.36
DiMaggio CHN 268 Rosen KCM .664 Medwick BRX 4.32
Collins BRX 266 Speaker BRK .662 Gehringer WSH 4.28
Balls in park In-play average Strikeout/walk ratio
Sisler CIN 373 Cobb DET .426 Williams PIT 0.3
Cobb DET 364 Gehrig CIN .390 Speaker BRK 0.3
Jackson BRK 359 Alexander WSH .372 Vaughan CIN 0.4
Collins DET 344 Lindstrom BOS .368 Gehringer WSH 0.4
DiMaggio CHN 341 Speaker BRK .367 Salkeld CIN 0.4
Musial DET 332 Hornsby BOS .355 Kluszewski DET 0.5
Mays KCM 332 Fournier CHN .355 Sewell PHL 0.5
Averill PIT 330 Vaughan CIN .354 Musial DET 0.6
Waner,P MNH 329 Heilmann BOS .353 Boudreau PIT 0.7
Klein WSH 319 Lazzeri PIT .348 Jackson BRK 0.7
Batting average vs LHP On-base percentage vs LHP Slugging percentage vs LHP
Hornsby BOS .420 Rose PHL .456 Hornsby BOS .864
Kuenn MNH .381 Cash BRX .455 Collins BRX .731
Rose PHL .372 Hornsby BOS .440 Cash BRX .690
Cash BRX .368 Kuenn MNH .435 Simmons PHL .685
Cobb DET .355 Gehrig CIN .434 McCovey PIT .605
Medwick BRX .319 Cobb DET .424 Gehrig CIN .593
Waner,P MNH .318 Williams PIT .411 Cobb DET .592
Felsch WSH .313 Waner,P MNH .396 Klein WSH .565
Williams CIN .310 Mantle BAL .380 Williams CIN .552
Gehrig CIN .309 Collins BRX .372 Keller BAL .543
Hits vs LHP Runs batted in vs LHP On-base plus slugging vs LHP
Hornsby BOS 34 Hornsby BOS 26 Hornsby BOS 1.305
Kuenn MNH 32 Ruth BRK 25 Cash BRX 1.145
Cash BRX 32 Cash BRX 25 Collins BRX 1.103
Rose PHL 29 Trosky PHL 24 Simmons PHL 1.048
Medwick BRX 29 Gentile CHN 22 Gehrig CIN 1.027
Rosen KCM 28 Herman BOS 22 Cobb DET 1.016
Cobb DET 27 McCovey PIT 21 Rose PHL .981
Waner,P MNH 27 Williams CIN 21 McCovey PIT .959
Williams CIN 27 Rosen KCM 20 Kuenn MNH .923
Simmons PHL 27 Collins BRX 19 Williams CIN .920
Doubles vs LHP Triples vs LHP Homeruns vs LHP
Terry MNH 9 Minoso CIN 4 Ruth BRK 11
Felsch WSH 8 Cobb DET 4 Collins BRX 10
Herman BOS 7 Rizzuto PIT 3 Simmons PHL 9
Dropo BAL 7 DiMaggio CHN 3 Rosen KCM 8
Cobb DET 7 Hale PHL 3 Hornsby BOS 8
Majeski PHL 7 Gehrig CIN 3 McCovey PIT 7
Herman BOS 7 Hornsby BOS 3 Gentile CHN 6
Holmes CIN 6 Herman BOS 3 Hodges PHL 6
DiMaggio CHN 6 Cash BRX 3 Musial DET 6
Webb BRX 6 Lazzeri PIT 2 Keller BAL 6
Extra base hits vs LHP Total bases vs LHP Isolated power vs LHP
Ruth BRK 17 Hornsby BOS 70 Hornsby BOS .444
Hornsby BOS 17 Ruth BRK 65 Collins BRX .423
Simmons PHL 16 Simmons PHL 63 Simmons PHL .391
Rosen KCM 14 Rosen KCM 60 Cash BRX .322
Collins BRX 13 Cash BRX 60 Keller BAL .309
Herman BOS 13 Collins BRX 57 McCovey PIT .302
Cash BRX 13 McCovey PIT 52 Gehrig CIN .284
DiMaggio CHN 12 Gehrig CIN 48 Musial DET .284
Cobb DET 12 Klein WSH 48 Klein WSH .271
Gehrig CIN 12 Williams CIN 48 York WSH .256
Walks vs LHP Strikeouts vs LHP Hit by pitch vs LHP
Ruth BRK 19 Gehrig CIN 26 Pafko BOS 2
Gehrig CIN 18 Cash BRX 19 Hargrave CHN 2
Williams PIT 14 Doby PHL 18 O’Doul WSH 2
Mantle BAL 14 Keller BAL 18 Cobb DET 2
Cash BRX 13 York WSH 17 Sievers MNH 2
Kurowski CIN 12 Kelly BAL 16 Clift BRK 1
Traynor BOS 12 Herman BOS 16 Sewell PHL 1
Webb BRX 12 Klein WSH 16 Grantham BAL 1
Ott KCM 12 Wilson MNH 16 Cochrane PIT 1
English BAL 12 Terry MNH 16 Mantilla CHN 1
Sacrifice bunts vs LHP Sacrifice flies vs LHP Atbats vs LHP
Collins DET 3 Terry MNH 95
Frisch BRX 2 Simmons PHL 92
Logan BOS 2 Sisler CIN 91
Gardner BRX 2 Medwick BRX 91
Thomson DET 2 Wilson MNH 88
Manush MNH 2 Williams CIN 87
Hodapp MNH 1 Cash BRX 87
Doerr PHL 1 Herman BOS 86
Petrocelli MNH 1 McCovey PIT 86
Battey CHN 1 Waner,P MNH 85
AB per homerun vs LHP AB per double vs LHP Plate appearances vs LHP
Collins BRX 7.8 Felsch WSH 10.0 Terry MNH 103
Hornsby BOS 10.1 Terry MNH 10.6 Simmons PHL 102
Simmons PHL 10.2 Cobb DET 10.9 Cash BRX 101
McCovey PIT 12.3 Majeski PHL 11.7 Gehrig CIN 99
Musial DET 13.5 Herman BOS 12.3 Wilson MNH 99
Keller BAL 13.5 Williams PIT 12.7 Waner,P MNH 96
York WSH 13.7 Hornsby BOS 13.5 Sisler CIN 95
Williams CIN 14.5 Klein WSH 14.2 Williams CIN 95
Cash BRX 14.5 Medwick BRX 15.2 Medwick BRX 95
Mantle BAL 15.6 Gehrig CIN 16.2 McCovey PIT 93
Batting average vs RHP On-base percentage vs RHP Slugging percentage vs RHP
Cobb DET .432 Williams PIT .490 Williams PIT .717
Speaker BRK .375 Gehrig CIN .481 Gehrig CIN .711
Gehrig CIN .363 Cobb DET .479 Cobb DET .667
Fournier CHN .348 Speaker BRK .458 Medwick BRX .652
Medwick BRX .348 Vaughan CIN .457 McCovey PIT .645
Vaughan CIN .346 Ruth BRK .439 Collins BRX .638
Sisler CIN .345 Fournier CHN .427 Herman BOS .618
Williams PIT .343 Salkeld CIN .425 Gentile CHN .615
O’Doul WSH .341 O’Doul WSH .415 Mays KCM .599
Salkeld CIN .339 Stephenson DET .409 Speaker BRK .599
Hits vs RHP Runs batted in vs RHP On-base plus slugging vs RHP
Cobb DET 140 McCovey PIT 87 Williams PIT 1.207
Sisler CIN 114 Williams PIT 78 Gehrig CIN 1.191
Jackson BRK 108 Robinson CHN 78 Cobb DET 1.145
Medwick BRX 105 Herman BOS 77 Speaker BRK 1.057
Hornsby BOS 103 Williams CIN 76 Ruth BRK 1.031
DiMaggio CHN 103 Medwick BRX 75 Salkeld CIN 1.024
Speaker BRK 101 DiMaggio CHN 75 McCovey PIT 1.022
Collins DET 101 Gehrig CIN 73 Gentile CHN 1.020
Gehrig CIN 99 Musial DET 71 Medwick BRX 1.015
O’Doul WSH 98 Gentile CHN 69 Herman BOS 1.010
Doubles vs RHP Triples vs RHP Homeruns vs RHP
Cobb DET 29 Travis BAL 12 Mays KCM 32
Gehrig CIN 28 Heath BRX 10 Williams PIT 28
Ott KCM 27 Sisler CIN 10 McCovey PIT 27
Kress WSH 26 Allen BAL 9 Gentile CHN 26
Greenberg BRK 25 Waner,P MNH 9 Kiner KCM 24
Robinson CHN 24 Jackson BRK 9 Robinson CHN 23
Heilmann BOS 22 Alexander WSH 8 Collins BRX 22
Vaughan CIN 21 Gehrig CIN 8 Hornsby BOS 22
Gehringer WSH 21 Collins BRX 8 DiMaggio CHN 22
Collins DET 21 Cooper BOS 7 Ruth BRK 21
Extra base hits vs RHP Total bases vs RHP Isolated power vs RHP
Gehrig CIN 53 Cobb DET 216 Williams PIT .374
Robinson CHN 49 Mays KCM 209 McCovey PIT .355
McCovey PIT 48 Medwick BRX 197 Gehrig CIN .348
Ott KCM 48 Gehrig CIN 194 Ruth BRK .342
Cobb DET 47 DiMaggio CHN 194 Collins BRX .333
Medwick BRX 45 Hornsby BOS 193 Mays KCM .318
Mays KCM 44 McCovey PIT 191 Killebrew PIT .317
Williams PIT 43 Williams PIT 190 Gentile CHN .316
DiMaggio CHN 43 Robinson CHN 190 Kiner KCM .310
Hornsby BOS 42 Sisler CIN 181 Medwick BRX .305
Walks vs RHP Strikeouts vs RHP Hit by pitch vs RHP
Ruth BRK 81 Allen BAL 67 Hargrave CHN 12
Williams PIT 76 Hornsby BOS 64 Cepeda MNH 9
Gehrig CIN 60 Clemente BAL 63 Robinson BRKtd>

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Vaughan CIN 50 Gentile CHN 63 Clift BRK 6
Gentile CHN 49 York WSH 58 Pafko BOS 6
Cash BRX 48 Wilson MNH 57 Dropo BAL 5
Foxx BOS 47 Greenberg BRK 57 Reynolds KCM 5
Kiner KCM 44 Clift BRK 56 Kurowski CIN 5
Ott KCM 44 Foxx BOS 56 Campanella WSH 5
Kluszewski DET 41 Hayes BRK 56 Cooper BOS 4
Sacrifice bunts vs RHP Sacrifice flies vs RHP Atbats vs RHP
Robinson BRK 8 Mays KCM 349
Collins DET 8 DiMaggio CHN 346
Sewell PHL 5 Sisler CIN 330
Boudreau PIT 5 Robinson CHN 330
Lazzeri PIT 5 Jackson BRK 326
Jackson DET 4 Hornsby BOS 325
Tierney DET 4 Cobb DET 324
Herman BOS 3 Appling CHN 322
Hartnett BRX 3 Banks KCM 316
Grantham BAL 3 Collins DET 313
AB per homerun vs RHP AB per double vs RHP Plate appearances vs RHP
Williams PIT 9.5 Kress WSH 8.9 Mays KCM 372
Mays KCM 10.9 Gehrig CIN 9.8 DiMaggio CHN 370
McCovey PIT 11.0 Cobb DET 11.2 Sisler CIN 361
Gentile CHN 11.1 Ott KCM 11.3 Robinson CHN 359
Ruth BRK 11.4 Greenberg BRK 11.6 Jackson BRK 355
Kiner KCM 11.5 Heilmann BOS 12.4 Appling CHN 355
Killebrew PIT 12.1 Vaughan CIN 12.5 Hornsby BOS 353
Collins BRX 12.7 Speaker BRK 13.4 Irvin CHN 353
Mathews DET 12.8 Gehringer WSH 13.7 Cobb DET 353
Wilson MNH 13.1 Robinson CHN 13.8 Ott KCM 351