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1887 American Association Batting Leaders

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Rk 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 Tip O'Neill 29 SL4 MLB STL 124 572 517 167 225 52 19 14 123 30 50 20 .435 .490 .691 1.180 357 5
2 Pete Browning 26 LS2 MLB 134 610 547 137 220 35 16 4 118 103 55 39 .402 .464 .547 1.011 299 8
3 Dave Orr 27 NY4 MLB 84 368 345 63 127 25 10 2 66 17 22 21 .368 .408 .516 .924 178 1
4 Denny Lyons 21 PH4 MLB 137 623 570 128 209 43 14 6 102 73 47 16 .367 .421 .523 .943 298 6
5 Bob Caruthers 23 SL4 MLB STL 98 436 364 102 130 23 11 8 73 49 66 21 .357 .463 .547 1.010 199 6
6 Dave Foutz 30 SL4 MLB STL 102 448 423 79 151 26 13 4 108 22 23 20 .357 .393 .508 .901 215 2
7 Oyster Burns 22 BL2 MLB 140 619 551 122 188 33 19 9 99 58 63 47 .341 .414 .519 .933 286 5
8 Charlie Comiskey 27 SL4 MLB STL 125 572 538 139 180 22 5 4 103 117 27 11 .335 .374 .416 .790 224 7
9 Guy Hecker 31 LS2 MLB 91 407 370 89 118 21 6 4 50 48 31 38 .319 .381 .441 .821 163 6
10 Arlie Latham 27 SL4 MLB STL 136 677 627 163 198 35 10 2 83 129 45 29 .316 .366 .413 .779 259 5
11 Pop Corkhill 29 CN2 MLB CIN 128 559 541 79 168 19 11 5 97 30 14 10 .311 .333 .414 .747 224 4
12 Henry Larkin 27 PH4 MLB 126 553 497 105 154 22 12 3 88 37 48 13 .310 .380 .421 .800 209 8
13 Jumbo Davis 25 BL2 MLB 130 518 485 81 150 23 19 8 109 49 28 27 .309 .353 .485 .838 235 5
14 John Reilly 28 CN2 MLB CIN 134 588 551 106 170 35 14 10 96 50 22 29 .309 .352 .477 .829 263 15
15 Reddy Mack? 21 LS2 MLB 128 566 478 117 147 23 8 1 69 22 83 63 .308 .415 .395 .811 189 5
16 Yank Robinson 27 SL4 MLB STL 125 539 430 102 131 32 4 1 74 75 92 49 .305 .445 .405 .850 174 17
17 Jocko Milligan 25 PH4 MLB 95 401 377 54 114 27 4 2 50 8 21 30 .302 .344 .411 .755 155 3
18 Mike Griffin 22 BL2 MLB 136 595 532 142 160 32 13 3 94 94 55 17 .301 .375 .427 .801 227 8
19 Darby O'Brien 23 NY4 MLB 127 566 522 97 157 30 13 5 73 49 40 42 .301 .355 .437 .792 228 4
20 Pete Hotaling 30 CL3 MLB 126 565 505 108 151 28 13 3 94 43 53 46 .299 .373 .424 .797 214 7
21 George Tebeau 25 CN2 MLB CIN 85 352 318 57 94 12 5 4 33 37 31 31 .296 .364 .403 .766 128 3
22 Chippy McGarr 24 PH4 MLB 137 561 536 93 158 23 6 1 63 84 23 67 .295 .326 .366 .692 196 2
23 John Kerins 28 LS2 MLB 112 516 476 101 140 18 19 5 57 49 38 26 .294 .349 .443 .792 211 2
24 Germany Smith 24 BR3 MLB BRO 103 449 435 79 128 19 16 4 72 26 13 18 .294 .316 .439 .755 191 1
25 Ernie Burch? 30 BR3 MLB BRO 49 220 188 47 55 4 4 2 26 15 29 14 .293 .395 .388 .784 73 3
26 Adonis Terry 22 BR3 MLB BRO 86 368 352 56 103 6 10 3 65 27 16 19 .293 .323 .392 .715 138 0
27 Hub Collins 23 LS2 MLB 130 600 559 122 162 22 8 1 66 71 39 33 .290 .338 .363 .701 203 2
28 Bid McPhee 27 CN2 MLB CIN 129 600 540 137 156 20 19 2 87 95 55 30 .289 .360 .407 .767 220 5
29 Bill Gleason 28 SL4 MLB STL 135 647 598 135 172 19 1 0 76 23 41 23 .288 .342 .323 .664 193 8
30 Ed McKean 23 CL3 MLB 132 600 539 97 154 16 13 2 54 76 60 32 .286 .358 .375 .733 202 1
31 Harry Stovey 30 PH4 MLB 124 560 497 125 142 31 12 4 77 74 56 38 .286 .366 .421 .787 209 7
32 Joe Werrick 25 LS2 MLB 136 574 533 90 152 21 13 7 99 49 38 49 .285 .336 .413 .749 220 3
33 Jim Donahue 25 NY4 MLB 60 243 220 33 62 4 1 1 29 6 21 16 .282 .350 .323 .673 71 2
34 Chicken Wolf 25 LS2 MLB 137 611 569 103 160 27 13 2 102 45 34 19 .281 .331 .385 .715 219 8
35 Curt Welch 25 SL4 MLB STL 131 580 544 98 151 32 7 3 108 89 25 21 .278 .322 .379 .701 206 11
36 Myron Allen 33 CL3 MLB 117 504 463 66 128 22 10 4 77 26 36 40 .276 .335 .393 .728 182 5
37 Tommy Tucker 23 BL2 MLB 136 582 524 114 144 15 9 6 84 85 29 45 .275 .347 .372 .719 195 29
38 Lou Bierbauer 21 PH4 MLB 126 543 530 74 144 19 7 1 82 40 13 12 .272 .289 .340 .629 180 0
39 Chris Fulmer 28 BL2 MLB 56 238 201 52 54 11 4 0 32 35 36 21 .269 .382 .363 .746 73 1
40 Frank Hankinson 31 NY4 MLB 127 550 512 79 137 29 11 1 71 19 38 43 .268 .318 .373 .691 191 0
41 George Pinkney 28 BR3 MLB BRO 138 647 580 133 155 26 6 3 69 59 61 20 .267 .343 .348 .691 202 6
42 Bob Clark 24 BR3 MLB BRO 48 185 177 24 47 3 1 0 18 15 7 11 .266 .297 .294 .591 52 1
43 Lave Cross 21 LS2 MLB 54 219 203 32 54 8 3 0 26 15 15 14 .266 .320 .335 .655 68 1
44 Frank Fennelly 27 CN2 MLB CIN 134 612 526 133 140 15 16 8 97 74 82 81 .266 .369 .401 .770 211 4
45 Bill Phillips 30 BR3 MLB BRO 132 584 533 82 142 34 11 2 101 16 45 30 .266 .330 .383 .713 204 6
46 Joe Sommer 28 BL2 MLB 131 530 463 88 123 11 5 0 65 29 63 36 .266 .358 .311 .670 144 4
47 Tom Poorman 29 PH4 MLB 135 630 585 140 155 18 19 4 61 88 35 46 .265 .317 .381 .699 223 10
48 Paul Radford 25 NY4 MLB 128 598 486 127 129 15 5 4 45 73 106 40 .265 .403 .342 .745 166 6
49 Cub Stricker 28 CL3 MLB 131 590 534 122 141 19 4 2 53 86 53 16 .264 .334 .326 .660 174 3
50 Bill Greenwood* 30 BL2 MLB 118 550 495 114 130 16 6 0 65 71 54 25 .263 .336 .319 .656 158 1
51 Bill McClellan* 31 BR3 MLB BRO 136 634 548 109 144 24 6 1 53 70 80 45 .263 .363 .334 .697 183 6
52 Jim McTamany 23 BR3 MLB BRO 134 608 520 123 134 22 10 1 68 66 76 34 .258 .365 .344 .709 179 12
53 Sam Trott* 28 BL2 MLB 85 329 300 44 77 16 3 0 37 8 27 10 .257 .322 .330 .652 99 2
54 Pop Snyder 32 CL3 MLB 74 292 282 33 72 12 6 0 27 5 9 38 .255 .281 .340 .621 96 1
55 Doc Bushong 30 SL4 MLB STL 53 214 201 35 51 4 0 0 26 14 11 10 .254 .299 .274 .573 55 2
56 Jimmy Peoples 23 BR3 MLB BRO 73 288 268 36 68 14 2 1 38 22 16 19 .254 .306 .332 .638 89 4
57 Kid Baldwin 22 CN2 MLB CIN 96 398 388 46 98 15 10 1 57 13 6 19 .253 .271 .351 .622 136 4
58 Jim Keenan 29 CN2 MLB CIN 47 186 174 19 44 4 1 0 17 7 11 17 .253 .301 .287 .588 50 1
59 Mike Smith* 19 CN2 MLB CIN 52 198 186 26 47 10 6 0 23 5 11 16 .253 .298 .371 .669 69 1
60 Ed Swartwood 28 BR3 MLB BRO 91 412 363 72 92 14 8 1 54 29 46 41 .253 .342 .344 .687 125 3
61 Bill White? 27 LS2 MLB 132 559 512 85 129 7 9 2 79 41 47 36 .252 .315 .313 .627 160 0
62 Blondie Purcell 33 BL2 MLB 140 623 567 101 142 25 8 4 96 88 46 38 .250 .318 .344 .662 195 10
63 Hick Carpenter* 31 CN2 MLB CIN 127 521 498 70 124 12 6 1 50 44 19 32 .249 .282 .303 .585 151 4
64 Law Daniels 24 BL2 MLB 48 174 165 23 41 5 1 0 32 7 8 18 .248 .287 .291 .578 48 1
65 Paul Cook 24 LS2 MLB 61 238 223 34 55 4 2 0 17 15 11 25 .247 .294 .283 .577 63 4
66 Matt Kilroy* 21 BL2 MLB 72 271 239 46 59 5 6 0 25 12 31 19 .247 .336 .318 .654 76 1
67 Candy Nelson 38 NY4 MLB 68 313 257 61 63 5 1 0 24 29 48 11 .245 .380 .272 .653 70 8
68 Phenomenal Smith* 22 BL2 MLB 64 232 205 37 48 7 6 1 18 7 26 11 .234 .323 .341 .665 70 1
69 Bill Holbert 32 NY4 MLB 69 262 255 20 58 4 3 0 32 12 7 23 .227 .248 .267 .515 68 0
70 Wilbert Robinson 23 PH4 MLB 68 279 264 28 60 6 2 1 24 15 14 15 .227 .269 .277 .545 73 1
71 John Meister? 24 NY4 MLB 39 176 158 24 35 6 2 1 21 9 16 12 .222 .301 .304 .605 48 2
72 Jim Toy 29 CL3 MLB 109 442 423 56 94 20 5 1 56 8 17 40 .222 .256 .300 .556 127 2
73 Joe Gerhardt 32 NY4 MLB 85 332 307 40 68 13 2 0 27 15 24 43 .221 .280 .277 .557 85 1
74 Tony Mullane? 28 CN2 MLB CIN 56 219 199 35 44 6 3 3 23 20 16 24 .221 .292 .327 .619 65 4
75 Hugh Nicol 29 CN2 MLB CIN 125 566 475 122 102 18 2 1 34 138 86 47 .215 .341 .267 .608 127 5
76 Charlie Reipschlager 31 CL3 MLB 63 243 231 20 49 8 3 0 17 7 11 7 .212 .251 .273 .524 63 1
77 Silver King 19 SL4 MLB STL 62 246 222 28 46 6 1 0 19 10 24 42 .207 .285 .243 .528 54 0
78 Al Mays? 22 NY4 MLB 62 232 221 23 45 15 4 2 23 7 10 25 .204 .241 .335 .576 74 1
79 Gus Weyhing 20 PH4 MLB 57 215 209 19 42 6 1 0 16 8 6 39 .201 .223 .239 .462 50 0
80 Scrappy Carroll? 26 CL3 MLB 57 235 216 30 43 5 1 0 19 19 15 27 .199 .264 .231 .495 50 4
81 Henry Porter 29 BR3 MLB BRO 40 156 146 16 29 2 4 1 12 6 10 21 .199 .250 .288 .538 42 0
82 Mike Morrison 20 CL3 MLB 41 153 141 23 27 3 2 0 12 5 11 32 .191 .255 .241 .496 34 1
83 Toad Ramsey* 22 LS2 MLB 65 244 225 19 43 4 0 0 24 2 19 9 .191 .254 .209 .463 47 0
84 Jack Boyle 21 SL4 MLB STL 88 372 350 48 66 3 1 2 41 7 20 51 .189 .237 .220 .457 77 2
85 Ed Seward 20 PH4 MLB 74 284 266 31 50 10 0 5 28 14 16 36 .188 .239 .282 .521 75 2
86 Billy Crowell 21 CL3 MLB 45 167 156 15 22 1 0 0 6 5 10 43 .141 .198 .147 .345 23 1

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