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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 125 561 487 104 167 11 9 1 27 40 60 27 .343 .423 .409 .832 199 8 6 0 4
2 Dave Roberts* 28 JCK A 77 299 266 50 84 18 2 8 29 2 31 45 .316 .388 .489 .877 130 1 0 1 0
3 Chuck Coles* 30 CHR A MIN 101 378 326 48 102 19 3 8 47 0 46 58 .313 .395 .463 .858 151 1 1 4 4
4 Gary Rushing 23 AVL A PIT 134 577 473 108 147 30 3 25 99 7 93 105 .311 .424 .545 .970 258 4 2 5 7
5 David Brown 23 KNX A DET 60 240 201 34 62 10 4 6 29 0 34 43 .308 .408 .488 .896 98 2 0 3 0
6 Jesse Queen 24 KNX A DET 119 529 409 100 126 18 11 17 83 10 104 70 .308 .447 .531 .978 217 4 6 6 4
7 Bill Roman* 22 KNX A DET 136 613 542 95 167 20 17 10 71 2 57 51 .308 .373 .463 .836 251 3 4 7 3
8 Woody Huyke 23 PNO A KCA 68 283 254 39 78 22 1 6 43 2 20 36 .307 .361 .472 .833 120 2 6 1 0
9 Marv Schultz 21 CLM A CIN 130 562 493 83 150 16 2 18 83 5 54 62 .304 .370 .454 .825 224 3 3 9 3
10 Orlando McFarlane 23 AVL A PIT 118 461 392 92 118 20 3 21 74 27 54 76 .301 .400 .528 .928 207 11 3 1 3
11 Bill Berrier 23 GRV A LAD 94 415 359 61 107 10 2 1 37 9 49 26 .298 .384 .345 .729 124 3 1 3 1
12 Duncan Campbell 23 AVL A PIT 106 459 399 80 119 23 3 16 75 16 42 55 .298 .378 .491 .869 196 12 1 5 3
13 Jackie Moore 22 KNX A DET 43 171 151 14 45 6 3 0 30 1 13 13 .298 .359 .377 .736 57 3 1 3 1
14 Salvador Betancourt 23 PNO A KCA 134 574 512 71 152 17 7 14 66 4 45 54 .297 .363 .439 .802 225 10 3 4 2
15 Granny Hamner 34 PNO A KCA 89 216 187 23 55 11 2 6 25 0 22 31 .294 .362 .471 .832 88 0 3 4 1
16 Arthur Clessures* 23 KNX,CHR A DET,MIN 109 453 379 58 110 8 8 1 34 8 66 40 .290 .398 .361 .760 137 2 6 0 2
17 Bill Freehan 19 KNX A DET 47 193 159 29 46 6 3 4 29 2 27 20 .289 .406 .440 .847 70 5 1 1 5
18 Willie Stargell* 21 AVL A PIT 130 498 453 78 131 21 8 22 89 2 36 83 .289 .348 .517 .865 234 6 1 2 4
19 Rex Johnston 23 AVL A PIT 132 577 505 77 143 24 5 18 66 13 61 58 .283 .360 .457 .817 231 2 4 5 5
20 Deacon Jones 27 CHS A CHW 132 550 427 81 121 19 5 13 78 18 102 63 .283 .426 .443 .868 189 9 5 7 4
21 Nestor Velazquez 21 CHR A MIN 133 560 484 66 137 27 5 0 38 22 69 46 .283 .377 .360 .737 174 4 3 0 1
22 Minnie Mendoza 27 CHR A MIN 139 585 536 62 151 16 5 1 41 7 36 22 .282 .329 .336 .665 180 4 4 5 2
23 Frank Jaciuk 21 KNX A DET 86 366 317 40 89 11 0 8 43 1 43 45 .281 .368 .391 .759 124 2 2 2 4
24 Reginald Hamilton 24 AVL A PIT 96 394 361 49 101 20 3 6 44 5 30 57 .280 .338 .402 .739 145 2 0 1 3
25 Bobby Klaus 23 CLM A CIN 135 599 522 72 146 31 5 6 58 10 69 56 .280 .363 .393 .756 205 2 2 4 0
26 Jim Lynn 28 CHS A CHW 62 173 161 16 45 8 2 0 16 0 11 23 .280 .324 .354 .678 57 0 0 1 1
27 Bert Hamric 33 PNO A KCA 84 313 273 46 76 9 1 12 51 1 36 40 .278 .363 .451 .814 123 1 2 1 0
28 Dale Bennetch 25 JCK A 99 351 305 41 84 17 0 11 40 3 39 42 .275 .357 .439 .796 134 2 1 4 5
29 Solly Drake 30 PNO A KCA 93 428 354 63 97 15 3 9 33 16 70 47 .274 .397 .410 .807 145 3 0 1 1
30 Joe Nossek 20 CHR A MIN 80 318 303 24 83 9 3 0 27 1 10 26 .274 .297 .323 .621 98 1 2 2 1
31 Jerry McNertney 24 CHS A CHW 134 567 498 64 136 21 3 6 79 9 53 76 .273 .348 .363 .711 181 6 6 4 1
32 Jose Cesar 23 GRV A LAD 108 456 413 49 112 14 3 9 46 1 33 61 .271 .332 .385 .717 159 5 4 1 1
33 Charlie Shoemaker 21 PNO A KCA 82 363 325 54 88 15 4 2 22 3 31 35 .271 .336 .360 .696 117 2 3 2 0
34 Tony Alomar 27 PNO A KCA 123 495 464 43 125 21 6 1 46 1 22 34 .269 .299 .347 .646 161 0 4 5 4
35 Gus Gil 22 CLM A CIN 127 523 439 43 118 9 3 1 51 7 71 51 .269 .369 .310 .679 136 2 6 5 1
36 Manly Johnston 22 CHS A CHW 120 497 451 66 121 25 4 16 65 3 42 76 .268 .332 .448 .780 202 2 0 2 2
37 Dean Look 23 CHS A CHW 132 546 513 61 137 20 10 11 56 11 28 96 .267 .308 .409 .717 210 3 0 2 1
38 Mel Corbo* 21 GRV A LAD 138 581 514 81 136 23 10 16 84 9 59 117 .265 .339 .442 .781 227 2 0 6 6
39 Donald Brown* 26 PNO A KCA 138 586 508 63 134 26 8 14 80 3 67 61 .264 .350 .429 .779 218 3 3 5 8
40 Ron McCutcheon 25 PNO A KCA 43 174 144 20 38 7 1 6 20 1 25 24 .264 .372 .451 .823 65 1 2 2 0
41 Dick Smith 22 GRV A LAD 126 529 474 73 125 22 8 19 89 23 43 111 .264 .329 .464 .793 220 5 3 4 7
42 Gene Alley 20 AVL A PIT 135 600 548 86 144 23 8 14 61 13 43 100 .263 .320 .411 .731 225 4 3 2 3
43 Reginaldo Grenald 29 AVL A PIT 97 301 255 39 67 17 4 7 38 0 33 56 .263 .348 .443 .791 113 3 5 5 2
44 Larry Helms 25 CLM A CIN 101 363 319 40 84 20 3 9 53 0 32 79 .263 .337 .429 .766 137 6 1 5 2
45 Virgil Bernhardt 22 PNO A KCA 119 409 333 56 87 17 3 15 58 0 62 62 .261 .385 .465 .850 155 8 1 5 7
46 Al Weis 23 CHS A CHW 137 599 536 91 140 20 1 2 39 23 45 78 .261 .319 .313 .632 168 4 6 8 3
47 Allison Owen 25 CHS A CHW 67 256 204 25 53 4 1 5 23 2 49 40 .260 .400 .363 .763 74 0 1 2 3
48 Andy Kosco 19 KNX A DET 86 345 319 37 82 14 10 7 55 1 19 57 .257 .297 .429 .726 137 1 1 5 0
49 William Shepherd 22 CLM A CIN 102 366 319 52 82 13 3 15 59 0 43 89 .257 .346 .458 .804 146 1 2 1 1
50 Joe Wilson 23 CLM A CIN 72 275 237 36 61 11 0 10 34 2 32 39 .257 .349 .430 .780 102 2 3 1 1
51 James Dobson 22 JCK A 69 244 215 22 55 14 2 5 26 2 26 68 .256 .333 .409 .743 88 0 1 2 4
52 Dick Beall* 20 CLM A CIN 134 555 427 63 109 20 2 12 68 0 113 96 .255 .413 .396 .809 169 5 5 5 4
53 Wendell Antoine 26 CHR A MIN 131 515 471 53 118 37 4 12 79 6 33 73 .251 .296 .423 .719 199 1 2 8 0
54 George Smith 23 KNX A DET 104 480 406 66 102 11 7 5 36 8 59 79 .251 .354 .350 .704 142 7 6 2 2
55 Wendell Hall 27 GRV A LAD 97 345 273 32 68 14 2 2 35 3 55 45 .249 .376 .337 .713 92 4 7 6 0
56 Johnny Werhas 23 GRV A LAD 106 431 357 48 89 17 4 8 43 4 63 67 .249 .363 .387 .750 138 1 10 0 3
57 Joe Wooten 23 JCK A 118 466 410 44 102 15 1 14 60 3 44 60 .249 .321 .393 .714 161 2 5 5 0
58 Don Bacon 26 CHS A CHW 135 544 442 71 109 7 4 2 41 17 88 51 .247 .375 .294 .669 130 4 8 2 6
59 Walt Matthews* 26 JCK A 124 436 374 46 92 13 2 10 46 5 58 50 .246 .349 .372 .720 139 1 3 0 1
60 Albert Fantuzzi 25 GRV A LAD 47 188 159 24 39 5 0 0 8 3 23 12 .245 .341 .277 .617 44 1 3 2 4
61 Larry Himes 20 CLM A CIN 46 174 155 10 38 4 1 0 18 0 16 33 .245 .312 .284 .596 44 0 1 2 1
62 Thomas Dotterer 24 CLM A CIN 59 251 218 21 53 15 3 3 15 0 29 32 .243 .333 .381 .714 83 1 2 1 2
63 Bernie Allen 22 CHR A MIN 80 337 291 33 70 11 0 4 25 2 36 57 .241 .327 .320 .647 93 2 7 1 1
64 William Rittman 27 JCK A 67 237 216 18 52 11 2 3 29 0 16 37 .241 .295 .352 .647 76 2 0 3 1
65 Pablo Rivera 27 KNX A DET 124 534 456 62 110 18 5 6 39 5 71 40 .241 .341 .342 .683 156 0 3 4 5
66 Charles Leonard* 21 AVL A PIT 67 289 254 44 61 10 1 13 38 2 32 30 .240 .326 .441 .767 112 1 1 1 1
67 John Ryan 21 KNX A DET 49 224 194 30 46 4 6 3 25 0 25 26 .237 .329 .366 .695 71 2 2 1 0
68 Don Buford 24 CHS A CHW 132 592 496 76 117 18 7 7 27 19 78 100 .236 .345 .343 .688 170 7 7 4 5
69 Dick Selinger 25 CHS A CHW 73 174 148 15 35 6 1 3 17 1 23 30 .236 .337 .351 .689 52 0 2 1 4
70 Gary Smith 24 GRV A LAD 137 606 514 70 121 18 5 0 29 6 70 65 .235 .333 .290 .623 149 6 15 1 1
71 Oscar Flores 18 CHS A CHW 50 207 175 15 41 7 1 0 16 3 29 19 .234 .341 .286 .627 50 0 2 1 0
72 Jim Bethea 24 KNX A DET 88 265 227 22 53 9 3 2 29 2 34 29 .233 .333 .326 .659 74 0 4 0 3
73 Richard Means* 25 CHR A MIN 103 412 348 52 81 12 0 18 53 1 54 76 .233 .336 .422 .758 147 2 4 4 7
74 Edward Montgomery 23 AVL A PIT 47 171 145 23 33 4 0 1 17 0 24 16 .228 .341 .276 .617 40 1 1 0 2
75 Matthew Daskalakis* 30 CHR A MIN 129 555 480 70 107 14 0 10 47 3 66 43 .223 .317 .315 .632 151 1 6 2 2
76 Ron Davis 19 JCK A 63 257 238 23 53 4 3 2 17 8 11 65 .223 .260 .290 .550 69 2 3 3 0
77 Leonard Lindborg 25 GRV A LAD 71 235 215 26 48 6 2 8 28 1 14 53 .223 .275 .381 .656 82 2 2 2 2
78 Clifford Davis 22 JCK A 54 199 190 18 42 8 0 1 19 4 6 51 .221 .247 .279 .526 53 1 1 1 0
79 Bob Bailey 18 AVL A PIT 75 290 218 39 48 12 1 9 31 6 64 53 .220 .402 .408 .810 89 3 4 1 5
80 Ray Dabek 34 JCK A 61 189 161 18 35 3 0 5 17 3 23 24 .217 .310 .329 .639 53 0 2 3 0
81 Bobby Smith 24 CLM A CIN 81 290 248 24 52 8 2 0 23 2 37 30 .210 .307 .258 .565 64 0 0 5 1
82 Milo Fuller 23 PNO A KCA 90 269 224 25 46 6 0 2 23 0 39 60 .205 .328 .259 .587 58 3 1 2 2
83 Rene Marte 22 JCK A 71 224 185 18 38 4 1 0 15 2 37 44 .205 .336 .238 .574 44 0 1 1 4
84 Ted Brzenk 23 KNX A DET 67 222 188 22 37 5 2 3 20 0 31 34 .197 .309 .293 .602 55 0 2 1 1
85 Bobby Catton 23 GRV A LAD 77 279 228 19 45 9 0 1 28 0 41 44 .197 .325 .250 .575 57 4 2 4 3
86 Joel Kelfer 21 JCK A 56 188 163 17 31 2 1 0 6 3 23 37 .190 .298 .215 .513 35 2 0 0 0
87 Jose Padilla 26 JCK A 103 335 302 22 53 6 0 0 17 1 27 61 .175 .243 .195 .439 59 0 6 0 1

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