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1961 South Atlantic 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 Teolindo Acosta* 23 CLM A CIN 125 547 487 104 167 11 9 1 27 40 60 27 .343 .415 .409 .824 199
2 Dave Roberts* 28 JCK A 77 297 266 50 84 18 2 8 29 2 31 45 .316 .387 .489 .876 130
3 Chuck Coles* 30 CHR A MIN 101 372 326 48 102 19 3 8 47 0 46 58 .313 .398 .463 .861 151
4 Gary Rushing 23 AVL A PIT 134 566 473 108 147 30 3 25 99 7 93 105 .311 .424 .545 .969 258
5 David Brown 23 KNX A DET 60 235 201 34 62 10 4 6 29 0 34 43 .308 .409 .488 .896 98
6 Jackson Queen 24 KNX A DET 119 513 409 100 126 18 11 17 83 10 104 70 .308 .448 .531 .979 217
7 Bill Roman* 22 KNX A DET 136 599 542 95 167 20 17 10 71 2 57 51 .308 .374 .463 .837 251
8 Woody Huyke 23 PNO A KCA 68 274 254 39 78 22 1 6 42 2 20 35 .307 .358 .472 .830 120
9 Marv Schultz 21 CLM A CIN 130 547 493 83 150 16 2 18 83 5 54 62 .304 .373 .454 .827 224
10 Orlando McFarlane 23 AVL A PIT 118 446 392 92 118 20 3 21 74 27 54 76 .301 .386 .528 .914 207
11 Bill Berrier 23 GRV A LAD 94 408 359 61 107 10 2 1 37 9 49 26 .298 .382 .345 .728 124
12 Duncan Campbell 23 AVL A PIT 106 441 399 80 119 23 3 16 75 16 42 55 .298 .365 .491 .856 196
13 Jackie Moore 22 KNX A DET 43 164 151 14 45 6 3 0 30 1 13 13 .298 .354 .377 .731 57
14 Salvador Betancourt 23 PNO A KCA 134 557 512 71 152 17 7 14 66 4 45 54 .297 .354 .439 .793 225
15 Granny Hamner 34 PNO A KCA 89 209 187 23 55 11 2 6 25 0 22 31 .294 .368 .471 .839 88
16 Arthur Clessures* 23 KNX,CHR A DET,MIN 109 445 379 58 110 8 8 1 34 8 66 40 .290 .396 .361 .757 137
17 Bill Freehan 19 KNX A DET 47 186 159 29 46 6 3 4 29 2 27 20 .289 .392 .440 .833 70
18 Willie Stargell* 21 AVL A PIT 130 489 453 78 131 21 8 22 89 2 36 83 .289 .342 .517 .858 234
19 Rex Johnston 23 AVL A PIT 132 566 505 77 143 24 5 18 66 13 61 58 .283 .360 .457 .818 231
20 Deacon Jones 27 CHS A CHW 132 529 427 81 121 19 5 13 78 18 102 63 .283 .422 .443 .864 189
21 Nestor Velazquez 21 CHR A MIN 133 553 484 66 137 27 5 0 38 22 69 46 .283 .373 .360 .732 174
22 Minnie Mendoza 27 CHR A MIN 139 572 536 62 151 16 5 1 41 7 36 22 .282 .327 .336 .663 180
23 Francis Jaciuk 21 KNX A DET 86 360 317 40 89 11 0 8 43 1 43 45 .281 .367 .391 .758 124
24 Reginald Hamilton 24 AVL A PIT 96 391 361 49 101 20 3 6 44 5 30 57 .280 .335 .402 .737 145
25 Bobby Klaus 23 CLM A CIN 135 591 522 72 146 31 5 6 58 10 69 56 .280 .364 .393 .757 205
26 Jim Lynn 28 CHS A CHW 63 172 161 16 45 8 2 0 16 0 11 23 .280 .326 .354 .680 57
27 Bert Hamric 33 PNO A KCA 84 309 273 46 76 9 1 12 51 1 36 40 .278 .362 .451 .813 123
28 Dale Bennetch 25 JCK A 99 344 305 41 84 17 0 11 40 3 39 42 .275 .358 .439 .797 134
29 Solly Drake 30 PNO A KCA 93 424 354 63 97 15 3 9 33 16 70 47 .274 .394 .410 .803 145
30 Joe Nossek 20 CHR A MIN 80 313 303 24 83 9 3 0 27 1 10 26 .274 .297 .323 .621 98
31 Jerry McNertney 24 CHS A CHW 134 551 498 64 136 21 3 6 79 9 53 76 .273 .343 .363 .706 181
32 Jose Cesar 23 GRV A LAD 108 446 413 49 112 14 3 9 46 1 33 61 .271 .325 .385 .710 159
33 Charlie Shoemaker 21 PNO A KCA 82 356 325 54 88 15 4 2 22 3 31 35 .271 .334 .360 .694 117
34 Tony Alomar 27 PNO A KCA 123 486 464 43 125 21 6 1 46 1 22 34 .269 .302 .347 .649 161
35 Gus Gil 22 CLM A CIN 127 510 439 43 118 9 3 1 51 7 71 51 .269 .371 .310 .680 136
36 Manly Johnston 22 CHS A CHW 120 493 451 66 121 25 4 16 65 3 42 76 .268 .331 .448 .779 202
37 Dean Look 23 CHS A CHW 132 541 513 61 137 20 10 11 56 11 28 96 .267 .305 .409 .714 210
38 Mel Corbo* 21 GRV A LAD 138 573 514 81 136 23 10 16 84 9 59 117 .265 .340 .442 .782 227
39 Donald Brown* 26 PNO A KCA 138 575 508 63 134 26 8 14 80 3 67 61 .264 .350 .429 .779 218
40 Ron McCutcheon 25 PNO A KCA 43 169 144 20 38 7 1 6 20 1 25 24 .264 .373 .451 .824 65
41 Dick Smith 22 GRV A LAD 126 517 474 73 125 22 8 19 89 23 43 111 .264 .325 .464 .789 220
42 Gene Alley 20 AVL A PIT 135 591 548 86 144 23 8 14 61 13 43 100 .263 .316 .411 .727 225
43 Reginaldo Grenald 29 AVL A PIT 97 308 255 39 67 17 4 7 38 0 53 56 .263 .390 .443 .833 113
44 Larry Helms 25 CLM A CIN 101 351 319 40 84 20 3 9 53 0 32 79 .263 .330 .429 .760 137
45 Virgil Bernhardt 22 PNO A KCA 119 395 333 56 87 17 3 15 58 0 62 62 .261 .377 .465 .843 155
46 Al Weis 23 CHS A CHW 137 581 536 91 140 20 1 2 39 23 45 78 .261 .318 .313 .632 168
47 Allison Owen 25 CHS A CHW 67 253 204 25 53 4 1 5 28 2 49 40 .260 .403 .363 .766 74
48 Andy Kosco 19 KNX A DET 86 338 319 37 82 14 10 7 55 1 19 57 .257 .299 .429 .728 137
49 William Shepherd 22 CLM A CIN 102 362 319 52 82 13 3 15 59 0 43 89 .257 .345 .458 .803 146
50 Joe Wilson 23 CLM A CIN 72 269 237 36 61 11 0 10 34 2 32 39 .257 .346 .430 .776 102
51 James Dobson 22 JCK A 69 241 215 22 55 14 2 5 26 2 26 68 .256 .336 .409 .745 88
52 Dick Beall* 20 CLM A CIN 134 540 427 63 109 20 2 12 68 0 113 96 .255 .411 .396 .807 169
53 Wendell Antoine 26 CHR A MIN 131 504 471 53 118 27 4 12 79 6 33 73 .251 .300 .401 .701 189
54 George Smith 23 KNX A DET 104 465 406 66 102 11 7 5 36 8 59 79 .251 .346 .350 .696 142
55 Wendell Hall 27 GRV A LAD 97 328 273 32 68 14 2 2 35 3 55 45 .249 .375 .337 .712 92
56 Johnny Werhas 23 GRV A LAD 106 420 357 48 89 17 4 8 43 4 63 67 .249 .362 .387 .748 138
57 Joe Wooten 23 JCK A 118 454 410 44 102 15 1 14 60 3 44 60 .249 .322 .393 .714 161
58 Don Bacon 26 CHS A CHW 135 530 442 71 109 7 4 2 41 17 88 51 .247 .372 .294 .666 130
59 Walt Matthews* 26 JCK A 124 432 374 46 92 13 2 10 46 5 58 50 .246 .347 .372 .719 139
60 Albert Fantuzzi 25 GRV A LAD 47 182 159 24 39 5 0 0 8 3 23 12 .245 .341 .277 .617 44
61 Larry Himes 20 CLM A CIN 46 171 155 10 38 4 1 0 18 0 16 33 .245 .316 .284 .600 44
62 Thomas Dotterer 24 CLM A CIN 59 247 218 21 53 15 3 3 15 0 29 32 .243 .332 .381 .713 83
63 Bernie Allen 22 CHR A MIN 80 327 291 33 70 11 0 4 25 2 36 57 .241 .324 .320 .644 93
64 William Rittman 27 JCK A 67 232 216 18 52 11 2 3 29 0 16 37 .241 .293 .352 .645 76
65 Pablo Rivera 27 KNX A DET 124 527 456 62 110 18 5 6 39 5 71 40 .241 .343 .342 .686 156
66 Charles Leonard* 21 AVL A PIT 67 286 254 44 61 10 1 13 38 2 32 30 .240 .325 .441 .766 112
67 John Ryan 21 KNX A DET 49 219 194 30 46 4 6 3 25 0 25 26 .237 .324 .366 .690 71
68 Don Buford 24 CHS A CHW 132 574 496 76 117 18 7 7 27 19 78 100 .236 .340 .343 .682 170
69 Dick Selinger 25 CHS A CHW 73 171 148 15 35 6 1 3 17 1 23 30 .236 .339 .351 .691 52
70 Gary Smith 24 GRV A LAD 137 584 514 70 121 18 5 0 29 6 70 65 .235 .327 .290 .617 149
71 Oscar Flores 18 CHS A CHW 50 204 175 15 41 7 1 0 16 3 29 19 .234 .343 .286 .629 50
72 Jim Bethea 24 KNX A DET 88 261 227 22 53 9 3 2 29 2 34 29 .233 .333 .326 .659 74
73 Richard Means* 25 CHR A MIN 103 402 348 52 81 12 0 18 53 1 54 76 .233 .336 .422 .758 147
74 Edward Montgomery 23 AVL A PIT 47 169 145 23 33 4 0 1 17 0 24 16 .228 .337 .276 .613 40
75 Matthew Daskalakis* 30 CHR A MIN 129 546 480 70 107 14 0 10 47 3 66 43 .223 .317 .315 .631 151
76 Ron Davis 19 JCK A 63 249 238 23 53 4 3 2 17 8 11 65 .223 .257 .290 .547 69
77 Leonard Lindborg 25 GRV A LAD 71 229 215 26 48 6 2 8 28 1 14 53 .223 .271 .381 .652 82
78 Clifford Davis 22 JCK A 54 196 190 8 42 8 0 1 19 4 6 51 .221 .245 .279 .524 53
79 Bob Bailey 18 AVL A PIT 75 282 218 39 48 12 1 9 31 6 64 53 .220 .397 .408 .805 89
80 Ray Dabek 34 JCK A 61 184 161 18 35 3 0 5 17 3 23 24 .217 .315 .329 .644 53
81 Bobby Smith 24 CLM A CIN 81 285 248 24 52 8 2 0 23 2 37 30 .210 .312 .258 .570 64
82 Milo Fuller 23 PNO A KCA 90 263 224 25 46 6 0 2 23 0 39 60 .205 .323 .259 .582 58
83 Rene Marte 22 JCK A 71 222 185 18 38 4 1 0 15 2 37 44 .205 .338 .238 .576 44
84 Ted Brzenk 23 KNX A DET 67 219 188 22 37 5 2 3 20 0 31 34 .197 .311 .293 .603 55
85 Bobby Catton 23 GRV A LAD 77 269 228 19 45 9 0 1 28 0 41 44 .197 .320 .250 .570 57
86 Joel Kelfer 21 JCK A 58 186 163 17 31 2 1 0 6 3 23 37 .190 .290 .215 .505 35
87 Jose Padilla 26 JCK A 103 329 302 22 53 6 0 0 17 1 27 61 .175 .243 .195 .439 59

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