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1955 Minor League Batting Leaders

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Rk Age Tm Lg Lev Aff BA G PA AB R H 2B 3B HR RBI SB CS BB SO OBP SLG OPS TB GDP HBP SH SF IBB
1 Tom Jordan 35 ART LONG C .407 136 543 221 69 2 28 .696 378
2 Ike Palmer 30 PLV WTNM B .406 140 562 228 46 4 39 .710 399
3 Neb Wilson 32 CRV ALFL D .403 117 402 162 23 6 32 .729 293
4 Glenn Burns 26 MDL LONG C .400 132 492 197 36 3 34 .693 341
5 Daniel Keith 29 SNF,DYB FLOR D STL .400 136 497 199 38 6 10 .561 279
6 Richard LaFaive 20 SND GASL D NYG .398 44 191 76 13 4 5 .586 112
7 Paul Mohr 23 AMA WTNM B .395 89 329 130 26 4 27 .745 245
8 Hillis Layne 37 LEW NORW B .391 106 379 148 33 0 5 .517 196
9 Fran Boniar 23 HRN,BAK PONY,CALL D,C BRO .390 134 518 202 37 4 20 .593 307
10 Paul Owens 31 OLE PONY D .387 126 457 177 30 6 9 .538 246
11 Andre Rodgers 20 SCL NORL C NYG .387 123 452 175 28 7 28 .666 301
12 Russ Nixon 20 KEK IIIL B CLE .385 94 358 138 29 2 5 .520 186
13 Robert Pascal 25 ABL WTNM B .383 124 483 185 44 0 17 .580 280
14 Paul Flores 25 CVS WTNM B .379 137 522 198 36 4 25 .607 317
15 Jim Dyck 33 INA AA AAA CLE .378 78 317 278 57 105 15 5 17 58 3 34 31 .443 .651 1.094 181 5 1 1 3
16 Grady Chavis 22 JOH APPY D STL .377 109 350 132 15 10 3 .503 176
17 Richard Drain 22 SAA LONG C .377 88 316 119 12 4 11 .544 172
18 Leonard Vandehey 23 TXC BSTL B .377 135 517 195 33 12 8 .534 276
19 Bob Duretto 27 WEN,SLE NORW,PCL B,Opn .375 127 463 461 0 173 28 6 27 2 0 2 0 .378 .638 1.016 294 0 0 0 0
20 Roberto Fernandez 27 LUB WTNM B .375 135 573 215 49 4 23 .595 341
21 Billy Girdley 21 EUG,POR NORW,PCL B,Opn .375 35 112 112 2 42 7 4 1 1 0 0 0 .375 .536 .911 60 0 0 0 0
22 Elias Osorio 24 SAA LONG C .375 138 522 196 32 10 35 .676 353
23 Thurman Tucker 37 CRL LONG C .375 114 395 148 25 3 8 .514 203
24 Jim Kirby 32 PTA BSTL B .373 127 483 180 25 6 17 .555 268
25 Tommy O'Brien 36 ORL FLOR D WSH .373 55 102 38 3 2 5 .588 60
26 Jodie Beeler 33 PTA,GAL,PLV BSTL,WTNM B .371 121 450 167 27 1 37 .682 307
27 Zeke Bella 24 BNG EL A NYY .371 109 372 138 24 7 10 .554 206
28 Bob DiPietro 27 SFR PCL Opn .371 64 258 221 36 82 18 2 6 39 2 34 17 .455 .552 1.007 122 7 1 1 1
29 Gerald MacKay 24 ELP WTNM B .371 140 560 208 36 10 17 .563 315
30 Bobby Smith 21 FRE,CBS CALL,SALL C,A STL .370 142 557 206 26 16 18 .571 318
31 Al Gionfriddo 33 VIS CALL C .368 144 538 198 43 2 8 .500 269
32 Mauro Ramirez 25 NOG AZMX C .368 37 144 53 7 1 5 .535 77
33 Charles Williams 27 NVL SOUA AA CIN .368 141 573 211 44 5 10 .515 295
34 Luis Zayas 17 NOG,MXD AZMX,MEX C,AA .368 84 171 63 6 2 9 .585 100
35 Joe Fortin 32 PAM WTNM B .367 137 540 198 31 3 41 .663 358
36 Donald Stokes 33 PLV WTNM B .366 138 571 209 50 2 25 .592 338
37 Bobby Young 30 INA AA AAA CLE .366 34 156 134 21 49 9 2 1 14 2 17 9 .434 .485 .919 65 2 0 4 1
38 Orlando Cepeda 17 KOK,SAL MSOH,APPY D .364 118 467 170 29 3 22 .580 271
39 Herb Mancini 27 WLH APPY D KCA .364 81 253 92 17 2 2 .470 119
40 Rocky Nelson 30 MTL IL AAA BRO .364 154 642 506 118 184 36 2 37 130 11 118 36 .488 .662 1.150 335 11 0 7
41 Jim Davenport 21 ELD CSTL C NYG .363 105 405 147 29 6 17 .590 239
42 Jim Lynn 22 DBQ MSOH D CHW .363 126 496 180 36 11 19 .595 295
43 Muscle Shoals 38 KPT APPY D .362 126 431 156 24 2 33 .657 283
44 Nap Gulley 30 SPO NORW B .361 127 479 173 26 2 18 .537 257
45 Cob Jarvis 22 SPB TRIS B CLE .361 117 435 157 26 14 5 .520 226
46 Moises Camacho 22 MXL,PEO AZMX,IIIL C,B STL .360 126 500 180 40 12 19 .602 301
47 Juan Arias 22 NOG AZMX C .359 121 498 179 28 2 4 .448 223
48 Edward Herstek 19 MYF KITL D NYG .359 107 407 146 36 7 14 .585 238
49 Ernesto Garcia 21 CEA,MXD AZMX,MEX C,AA .358 114 360 129 23 3 19 .597 215
50 Perry Roberts 30 WPB FLOR D MLN .358 72 285 102 13 10 11 .589 168
51 Thomas Agosta 21 SLM,SAC NORW,PCL B,Opn .357 132 484 484 0 173 24 18 5 0 0 0 0 .357 .512 .870 248 0 0 0 0
52 Gene Corso 23 PHX AZMX C BAL .357 43 171 61 10 4 9 .620 106
53 Bordie Waddle 27 RKH TRIS B WSH .357 115 414 148 29 4 5 .483 200
54 Carroll Gholson 22 CRL LONG C .355 126 487 173 21 16 31 .655 319
55 Bob Hale 21 YOR PIED B BAL .355 61 248 88 12 12 8 .597 148
56 James Keating 33 STK CALL C .355 81 304 108 22 4 16 .612 186
57 Everett Robinson 38 BDO AZMX C .355 120 414 147 32 2 12 .529 219
58 Roberto Vea 21 CEA AZMX C .355 123 533 189 36 10 25 .600 320
59 Virgil Wallace 27 JOH APPY D STL .355 116 422 150 35 11 21 .640 270
60 James Moore 29 CLY EVAN C .354 139 523 185 34 7 25 .589 308
61 Benny Valenzuela 22 FRE CALL C STL .354 147 591 209 32 19 11 .528 312
62 Jim Bawcom 22 ART LONG C .353 135 515 182 22 9 6 .466 240
63 Edd Hartness 37 SBK PROV C CLE .352 67 210 74 22 0 2 .486 102
64 Monte Irvin 36 MNE AA AAA NYG .352 75 305 250 57 88 21 1 14 52 2 46 23 .457 .612 1.069 153 7 4 3 2
65 Eddie Locke 31 ART,AMA LONG,WTNM C,B .352 103 310 109 23 8 16 .632 196
66 Taffy Wright 43 AMA,BMT,PTA WTNM,TL,BSTL AA,B MLN .352 149 553 528 16 186 33 1 23 14 0 1 18 7 .375 .549 .924 290 2 3 2
67 Charlie Randall 18 BDF PONY D PHI .351 75 282 99 18 6 8 .543 153
68 Pedro Alomar 25 WVL PONY D MLN .350 107 440 154 25 5 11 .505 222
69 Len Attyd 30 AMA,SAC WTNM,PCL B,Opn .350 114 454 454 0 159 28 3 19 0 0 0 0 .350 .551 .901 250 0 0 0 0
70 Lou Clinton 17 BLD,GBO APPY,CARL D,B BOS .350 93 354 124 16 5 20 .593 210
71 Sam Hairston 35 CSP WL A CHW .350 142 546 191 38 4 6 .467 255
72 Paul Halter 33 PAM WTNM B .350 138 549 192 36 1 37 .621 341
73 Johnny Lucadello 36 PTA BSTL B .350 131 454 159 36 2 9 .498 226
74 Ed Lyons 32 HAM PONY D STL .350 114 389 136 34 0 17 .568 221
75 Gabby Williams 32 LEW NORW B .350 92 331 116 21 1 15 .556 184
76 Humberto Barbon 30 YUM,NOG AZMX C .349 137 579 202 31 4 38 .613 355
77 Warren Wilson 23 BRU GAFL D PIT .349 140 628 502 125 175 26 8 3 97 21 99 38 .459 .450 .909 226 9 11 7
78 Jimmie Cantrell 22 DOT ALFL D STL .348 116 471 164 26 4 13 .503 237
79 Arnold Hallgren 22 BOI PION C MLN .348 132 597 491 113 171 37 9 19 139 9 96 88 .448 .576 1.024 283 0 1 9
80 Lou Skizas 23 DEN AA AAA NYY .348 112 426 376 69 131 19 2 21 99 3 37 32 .401 .577 .978 217 9 2 2 9
81 William Lynn 27 ALX EVAN C .347 132 565 196 31 6 5 .450 254
82 Jim Mangan 25 ELP,HOL WTNM,PCL B,Opn PIT .347 90 324 314 4 109 23 2 12 4 0 4 11 .358 .548 .906 172 2 2 3 1
83 Jess Duran 22 PCT PION C .346 132 617 471 126 163 38 12 21 108 13 136 84 .492 .611 1.103 288 4 1 5
84 Orlando Leroux 26 HGR PIED B WSH .346 85 260 90 19 5 9 .562 146
85 Glenn McQuillen 40 LUB,AMA WTNM B .346 134 529 183 34 2 22 .543 287
86 Sonny Piver 21 SLS CALL C PIT .346 145 570 197 34 17 7 .502 286
87 Russ Rosburg 25 MOD,SAC CALL,PCL C,Opn NYY .346 138 538 537 3 186 41 3 34 3 1 1 1 .348 .624 .971 335 1 0 0 0
88 Bob Skinner 23 NOR SOUA AA PIT .346 86 321 111 24 6 8 .533 171
89 Eddie Bockman 34 ABQ WTNM B .345 139 504 174 36 6 22 .571 288
90 Dewey Helbig 22 TRI NORW B .345 120 435 150 34 5 9 .508 221
91 Don LeJohn 21 GRF PION C BRO .345 133 601 458 110 158 29 17 12 99 17 135 51 .491 .561 1.052 257 2 0 6
92 Neal Cobb 30 CRV ALFL D .344 106 384 132 25 2 7 .474 182
93 Gordy Coleman 20 KEK,INA IIIL,AA B,AAA CLE .344 97 418 144 24 2 16 .517 216
94 Ron Northey 35 MNE,CHL AA AAA NYG .344 98 311 259 50 89 19 1 16 53 0 45 30 .437 .610 1.047 158 6 1 2 4
95 Jerry Snyder 25 CNG SOUA AA WSH .344 54 209 72 7 2 0 .397 83
96 Claudio Solano 29 CEA AZMX C .344 136 564 194 26 3 36 .592 334
97 Walt Tyler 25 YUM,MXL AZMX C STL .344 128 503 173 35 7 9 .495 249
98 Harold Gordon 23 SMN,LNC SOSL,PIED D,B KCA .343 129 478 164 22 6 5 .446 213
99 Pete Hernandez 25 VIS,BMT,SFR CALL,TL,PCL C,AA,Opn MLN .343 61 142 140 1 48 14 0 0 4 0 0 1 3 .348 .443 .790 62 0 0 1 0
100 George Matile 25 EUG NORW B .343 100 309 106 14 4 1 .424 131

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