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1972 Eastern League Batting Leaders

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Rk Name Age Tm Lev Aff G PA AB R H 2B 3B HR RBI SB CS BB SO BA OBP SLG OPS TB GDP HBP SH SF IBB
1 Fernando Gonzalez 22 SBK AA PIT 140 573 517 89 172 42 4 11 86 7 3 47 71 .333 .385 .493 .878 255 1 1 7
2 Thomas Silicato 26 REA AA PHI 114 430 374 62 123 28 6 6 56 4 2 44 36 .329 .401 .484 .885 181 2 9 1
3 Dan Driessen 20 TRV AA CIN 136 557 481 62 155 37 4 4 65 10 4 67 65 .322 .404 .441 .845 212 3 0 6
4 Ken Griffey* 22 TRV AA CIN 128 540 472 96 150 21 3 14 52 31 3 55 97 .318 .393 .464 .857 219 5 6 2
5 James Ziegler 25 REA AA PHI 92 288 244 33 77 12 2 6 47 1 0 36 16 .316 .406 .455 .861 111 3 2 3
6 John Merlet 27 PFD AA TEX 81 277 240 36 75 13 1 2 36 1 0 31 39 .313 .401 .400 .801 96 5 0 1
7 Charlie Spikes 21 WHA AA NYY 126 507 427 83 132 27 5 26 83 23 5 62 111 .309 .409 .578 .988 247 13 1 4
8 Dave Augustine 22 SBK AA PIT 140 613 562 88 169 27 1 12 52 12 8 41 67 .301 .350 .416 .766 234 2 7 1
9 Albert Thompson* 25 PFD AA TEX 133 523 452 89 136 27 1 31 110 3 1 65 130 .301 .391 .571 .962 258 3 1 2
10 Richard Wissel 26 REA AA PHI 57 208 184 21 55 10 0 5 29 3 0 17 26 .299 .354 .435 .789 80 1 2 4
11 Steve Salvato 24 PFD AA TEX 88 197 178 25 53 5 0 1 14 3 0 14 16 .298 .359 .343 .702 61 3 2 0
12 Michael Cummings 24 PAW AA BOS 77 325 300 34 89 7 3 1 25 25 9 19 18 .297 .341 .350 .691 105 1 5 0
13 Mel Civil 25 SBK AA PIT 136 574 504 81 148 27 3 6 55 18 5 52 54 .294 .364 .395 .758 199 8 2 8
14 Jim Campanis 28 SBK AA PIT 132 518 460 69 135 24 0 16 76 0 1 46 69 .293 .364 .450 .814 207 7 2 3
15 Joel Youngblood 20 TRV AA CIN 104 424 366 57 106 15 5 12 60 13 2 44 57 .290 .369 .456 .825 167 5 4 5
16 Lou Quinn 25 SBK AA PIT 88 331 281 35 81 12 1 13 48 3 1 40 60 .288 .386 .477 .863 134 6 2 2
17 John Wockenfuss 23 PFD AA TEX 125 485 410 57 118 20 2 9 60 3 1 64 44 .288 .389 .412 .801 169 6 2 3
18 Bob Beall* 24 REA AA PHI 139 562 421 82 119 24 5 5 53 6 3 132 68 .283 .455 .399 .854 168 3 4 2
19 Lloyd Hutchinson 25 REA AA PHI 66 197 170 21 48 9 0 4 26 0 1 17 47 .282 .362 .406 .768 69 6 1 3
20 Don Schuldies* 21 QUE AA MON 126 449 396 53 111 14 5 7 44 14 3 47 75 .280 .357 .394 .751 156 2 1 3
21 Dave Moates* 24 PFD AA TEX 90 385 351 56 98 22 5 4 38 23 4 29 39 .279 .335 .405 .740 142 1 3 1
22 Tom Robson 26 PFD AA TEX 111 400 351 49 98 16 0 18 67 2 1 43 64 .279 .358 .479 .837 168 2 1 3
23 Tom Spencer 21 TRV AA CIN 83 351 315 53 88 13 5 5 28 19 5 31 31 .279 .341 .400 .741 126 0 2 3
24 Nelson Garcia 21 REA AA PHI 114 441 406 49 113 16 5 5 35 33 8 28 51 .278 .329 .379 .708 154 3 3 1
25 Tommy Smith 23 ELM AA CLE 102 386 346 36 96 13 3 5 35 7 2 34 38 .277 .340 .376 .716 130 0 4 2
26 Dave Arrington 24 SBK AA PIT 140 538 481 75 132 28 2 25 84 12 6 54 99 .274 .348 .497 .844 239 1 0 2
27 Lew Beasley 23 PFD AA TEX 133 513 468 68 128 16 1 4 52 18 4 36 34 .274 .330 .338 .668 158 4 4 1
28 Harry Saferight 23 REA AA PHI 64 190 174 15 47 9 1 2 14 0 2 13 19 .270 .321 .368 .689 64 0 3 0
29 Raymond Starnes 27 REA AA PHI 122 435 365 65 98 13 3 1 29 23 9 60 31 .268 .370 .329 .699 120 1 5 4
30 George Zeber 21 WHA AA NYY 118 474 393 75 105 14 1 8 27 9 1 69 63 .267 .386 .369 .755 145 8 3 1
31 Wayne Nordhagen 23 WHA AA NYY 117 464 414 50 109 21 4 14 73 3 1 39 91 .263 .326 .435 .761 180 3 1 7
32 Jim Deidel 23 WHA AA NYY 118 426 376 36 97 13 3 6 45 3 2 40 41 .258 .336 .356 .693 134 6 1 3
33 Jim Cox 22 QUE AA MON 128 494 424 60 108 19 1 11 58 7 4 58 78 .255 .341 .382 .723 162 1 4 7
34 Jim Essian 21 REA AA PHI 96 362 312 45 79 14 1 4 33 1 2 45 30 .253 .345 .343 .688 107 0 3 2
35 Barry Foote 20 QUE AA MON 124 487 427 62 108 23 0 16 75 5 2 51 78 .253 .330 .419 .749 179 0 5 4
36 Perry Dunn 23 SBK AA PIT 66 235 222 24 56 5 1 3 17 6 0 10 29 .252 .291 .324 .615 72 2 1 0
37 Kenneth Bennett* 21 WHA AA NYY 125 489 444 59 111 19 3 15 56 11 1 36 61 .250 .304 .408 .712 181 1 2 6
38 Robert Marcano 21 ELM AA CLE 48 172 160 20 40 8 5 3 14 1 2 9 31 .250 .292 .419 .711 67 1 1 1
39 Otto Velez 21 WHA AA NYY 122 499 409 64 102 17 1 13 68 1 1 80 98 .249 .371 .391 .762 160 2 3 5
40 Randall Brown 21 QUE AA MON 124 414 363 43 90 16 1 3 44 5 5 39 65 .248 .317 .322 .639 117 0 7 5
41 Joseph McCullough 24 PAW AA BOS 109 348 310 33 77 8 4 3 30 2 3 33 49 .248 .318 .329 .647 102 0 2 3
42 Rick Down 21 QUE AA MON 133 504 449 55 111 17 4 7 53 10 2 44 54 .247 .315 .350 .664 157 2 5 4
43 William Ferguson 24 TRV AA CIN 92 351 295 37 73 14 0 10 55 6 2 47 51 .247 .359 .397 .756 117 6 0 3
44 Donald Kinzel 24 REA AA PHI 69 207 186 21 46 7 1 2 12 2 1 18 39 .247 .317 .328 .645 61 1 2 0
45 Pete Mackanin 20 PFD AA TEX 87 367 336 47 83 18 1 1 22 3 2 23 48 .247 .300 .315 .616 106 3 4 1
46 Thomas Cason 22 PAW AA BOS 55 227 204 17 50 7 1 2 11 5 2 20 27 .245 .322 .319 .640 65 3 0 0
47 Thomas Maggard 22 PAW AA BOS 117 446 371 56 91 17 2 14 48 2 0 71 117 .245 .371 .415 .786 154 3 1 0
48 Mike Koritko 24 PAW AA BOS 96 380 328 41 80 14 2 7 31 9 4 46 46 .244 .338 .363 .701 119 1 4 1
49 Frank Mannerino 22 PAW AA BOS 124 483 423 47 103 19 1 16 52 9 2 52 95 .243 .328 .407 .735 172 3 2 3
50 Tony Solaita* 25 WHA AA NYY 86 350 269 50 65 11 2 12 44 1 2 72 60 .242 .401 .431 .832 116 3 1 5
51 Paul Baretta 24 WHA AA NYY 119 508 435 55 105 7 0 1 22 7 2 64 27 .241 .340 .264 .604 115 1 8 0
52 Larry Johnson 21 ELM AA CLE 115 377 334 33 80 16 4 7 47 2 4 38 51 .240 .315 .374 .689 125 0 2 3
53 Blas Santana 22 REA AA PHI 111 412 381 32 91 19 1 1 50 1 1 16 39 .239 .273 .302 .575 115 4 5 6
54 Harry Shaughnessy 23 ELM AA CLE 120 455 383 52 91 8 4 4 26 24 4 60 50 .238 .344 .311 .655 119 4 5 3
55 Rick Burleson 21 PAW AA BOS 136 568 488 59 115 26 0 9 51 3 6 71 71 .236 .335 .344 .679 168 3 3 3
56 Jim Norris* 23 ELM AA CLE 106 406 329 37 76 9 4 2 34 16 3 68 46 .231 .364 .301 .665 99 2 5 2
57 Robert Carson 22 WHA AA NYY 88 315 257 21 59 15 0 4 32 3 2 42 55 .230 .363 .335 .698 86 13 1 2
58 Brian Murphy 28 SBK AA PIT 140 522 459 45 105 20 1 0 31 8 2 56 56 .229 .313 .277 .590 127 2 2 3
59 Douglas Stodgel 23 WHA AA NYY 100 388 339 46 77 13 1 3 17 8 2 36 21 .227 .309 .298 .607 101 5 6 2
60 James Hoff 27 TRV AA CIN 84 286 248 17 56 8 0 0 19 3 1 32 12 .226 .310 .258 .568 64 0 2 4
61 Woody Huyke 34 SBK AA PIT 52 161 146 16 33 6 0 1 22 0 0 14 12 .226 .292 .288 .580 42 0 0 1
62 Larry Lintz 22 QUE AA MON 131 556 434 88 98 8 2 0 23 96 11 110 132 .226 .387 .253 .641 110 5 6 1
63 Thomas Creola 25 TRV AA CIN 74 262 240 7 54 4 0 0 37 3 0 17 40 .225 .279 .242 .521 58 1 4 0
64 John Stephen 23 PAW AA BOS 60 221 187 27 42 6 1 5 22 1 1 32 35 .225 .335 .348 .682 65 0 0 2
65 Pablo Cruz 25 SBK AA PIT 46 156 139 15 31 4 1 0 15 3 0 12 12 .223 .283 .266 .549 37 0 4 1
66 Terry Wedgewood 23 ELM AA CLE 120 416 370 31 82 10 1 5 42 0 3 38 73 .222 .298 .295 .593 109 4 0 4
67 Jack Damaska 34 QUE AA MON 50 161 146 9 32 7 0 1 25 1 0 12 14 .219 .277 .288 .564 42 0 2 1
68 George Hodge 24 REA AA PHI 115 414 366 40 79 10 1 4 50 0 4 41 66 .216 .296 .281 .577 103 1 5 1
69 Steven Miller 23 PAW AA BOS 46 175 153 22 33 9 0 7 15 0 0 22 67 .216 .314 .412 .726 63 0 0 0
70 Tony Scott 20 QUE AA MON 135 481 412 47 88 9 0 2 39 37 11 54 80 .214 .306 .250 .556 103 4 4 7
71 Ray Knight 19 TRV AA CIN 97 328 302 25 64 8 1 2 35 2 4 21 41 .212 .265 .265 .530 80 2 0 3
72 Bill Flowers* 20 ELM AA CLE 102 410 365 46 77 9 2 4 24 30 6 35 45 .211 .285 .279 .564 102 3 6 1
73 Stephen Eagan 25 PAW AA BOS 66 221 186 18 39 9 0 3 13 2 0 29 37 .210 .329 .306 .635 57 4 2 0
74 Ronald Ellis 23 ELM AA CLE 59 203 181 12 38 9 0 0 14 2 1 18 36 .210 .287 .260 .547 47 2 1 1
75 Curtis Suchan 21 PAW AA BOS 130 516 470 52 98 16 2 14 47 11 3 43 91 .209 .279 .340 .619 160 3 0 0
76 Tony Franklin 22 TRV AA CIN 127 442 356 46 74 17 2 0 19 8 3 77 55 .208 .355 .267 .621 95 5 2 2
77 Greg Pryor 22 PFD AA TEX 65 233 208 23 43 10 2 1 16 2 2 23 36 .207 .292 .288 .580 60 2 0 0
78 Max Oliveras 22 PAW AA BOS 91 257 226 27 46 6 0 2 10 1 2 27 24 .204 .291 .257 .548 58 1 3 0
79 Jim Chapman 21 QUE AA MON 118 391 330 41 67 5 2 2 26 28 6 50 63 .203 .306 .248 .555 82 1 6 4
80 James Bottoms 25 TRV AA CIN 80 249 196 36 39 4 0 3 14 9 1 46 45 .199 .354 .265 .619 52 2 3 2
81 Rob Belloir 23 ELM AA CLE 101 331 273 29 54 6 1 0 15 2 2 47 31 .198 .317 .227 .544 62 2 6 3
82 Richard Giallella* 24 REA AA PHI 75 229 195 24 38 7 1 0 15 6 5 27 30 .195 .301 .241 .542 47 3 3 1
83 Victor Ambrose 22 ELM AA CLE 103 359 319 28 62 8 4 0 20 19 5 34 47 .194 .273 .245 .518 78 1 4 1
84 Michael Burger 22 ELM AA CLE 79 283 247 24 48 7 1 7 28 3 2 32 76 .194 .286 .316 .602 78 0 3 1
85 Kent Burdick 21 TRV AA CIN 61 221 196 24 37 5 1 1 19 1 1 16 35 .189 .261 .240 .501 47 4 3 2
86 Ramon Aviles 20 PAW AA BOS 106 391 339 29 62 5 0 0 24 3 0 45 38 .183 .277 .198 .475 67 1 1 5
87 James Bogard 22 ELM AA CLE 63 190 174 6 31 2 0 1 8 0 0 14 27 .178 .238 .207 .445 36 0 1 1

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