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1958 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 Neb Wilson 35 PSC,FWB ALFL D BAL,WSH .396 119 409 162 38 3 24 .680 278
2 Ronald Debus 20 GRI NESL D- KCA .393 60 211 83 13 3 2 .512 108
3 Lou Klimchock 18 PCT PION C KCA .389 115 506 197 24 8 25 .617 312
4 Jose Medrano 22 MXL AZMX C .385 114 449 173 39 2 8 .535 240
5 Jim McAnany 21 CSP,INA WL,AA A,AAA CHW .382 141 502 497 9 190 31 2 28 8 2 2 13 .384 .622 1.006 309 0 2 1 0
6 Jose Echeverria 24 CHH AZMX C .381 99 399 152 22 3 35 .714 285
7 Dick Berardino 20 MOD CALL C NYY .378 42 156 59 7 5 5 .583 91
8 William Serrell 38 NOG,JRZ AZMX C .376 100 418 157 31 7 20 .627 262
9 Herbert Biedermann 23 MDL SOPH D MLN .372 48 180 67 11 3 5 .550 99
10 Kent Hathaway 23 NPL NESL D- CLE .372 63 215 80 16 4 5 .553 119
11 Dick Wilson 35 MGV PION C CHC .365 101 288 105 23 1 17 .628 181
12 Joe Ala 27 PCT PION C KCA .364 131 522 190 27 8 14 .527 275
13 Stan Johnson 21 CSP WL A CHW .364 142 560 204 35 11 12 .530 297
14 Hillis Layne 40 LEW NORW B .362 83 265 96 9 0 3 .430 114
15 Charles Watkins 23 DOU AZMX C PIT .362 72 282 102 20 6 11 .592 167
16 George Williams 18 JOH APPY D- PHI .361 60 230 83 8 2 2 .439 101
17 Avelino Canizares 38 MXL AZMX C .359 109 465 167 27 4 3 .454 211
18 Doc Edwards 21 NPL NESL D- CLE .359 42 131 47 6 1 3 .489 64
19 Claudio Solano 32 NOG AZMX C .359 119 471 169 32 4 28 .622 293
20 Ramiro Caballero 28 CHH,PZR AZMX,MEX C,AA .358 78 330 118 16 4 21 .621 205
21 Duncan Campbell 20 SAA SOPH D PIT .358 113 425 152 15 12 21 .598 254
22 Rex McMillan 21 SAL APPY D- PIT .358 31 106 38 8 1 4 .566 60
23 John Simicich 19 BRU GAFL D PHI .358 119 436 156 25 3 15 .532 232
24 Ray Murray 40 CPC TL AA SFG .357 93 304 283 45 101 14 2 19 63 0 1 17 31 .395 .622 1.017 176 2 0 2
25 Joe Hicks 25 CSP,INA WL,AA A,AAA CHW .355 137 542 524 10 186 33 4 9 5 3 17 12 .375 .485 .860 254 0 1 0 3
26 Burro Hernandez 34 MXL,MXD AZMX,MEX C,AA .354 116 432 153 19 7 15 .535 231
27 Andre Rodgers 23 PHX PCL AAA SFG .354 122 520 427 104 151 43 4 31 88 0 82 71 .457 .691 1.148 295 7 3 4 4
28 Dutch Van Burkleo 24 DOU AZMX C PIT .354 118 452 160 26 9 19 .577 261
29 Gilberto Villarreal 30 CHH,PZR AZMX,MEX C,AA .353 79 326 115 24 2 11 .540 176
30 Frank Franchi 22 IDF PION C DET .352 124 421 148 30 5 11 .525 221
31 Richard Ewin 19 DBN GAFL D BAL .351 56 225 79 12 3 7 .524 118
32 Tomas Martell 29 NOG AZMX C .351 117 425 149 31 2 18 .560 238
33 Ernest Rodriguez 21 REN CALL C LAD .351 81 342 120 12 5 2 .433 148
34 Paul Snyder 22 MDL SOPH D MLN .350 113 446 156 27 14 15 .574 256
35 Jesus Bustamante 20 NOG AZMX C .349 117 473 165 43 6 7 .510 241
36 Harry Dunlop 24 TUC AZMX C .349 112 427 149 26 8 4 .475 203
37 Arnold Hallgren 25 LEW NORW B .349 134 470 164 35 8 17 .566 266
38 Hilario Pena 26 NOG AZMX C .349 93 401 140 39 5 9 .539 216
39 Bob Wilson 33 STP AA AAA LAD .349 74 275 252 26 88 20 1 2 42 2 11 14 .376 .460 .837 116 3 4 5 1
40 Neil Wilson 23 FRE CALL C SFG .349 137 548 191 50 12 8 .527 289
41 Humberto Barbon 33 CHH AZMX C .348 109 445 155 21 4 22 .562 250
42 Jim Fridley 33 NVL SOUA AA CIN .348 142 515 179 32 7 20 .553 285
43 Billy Roberson 23 COC,BAT FLOR,NYPL D CLE .348 68 247 86 15 4 4 .486 120
44 Earl Averill 26 SDG PCL AAA CLE .347 112 470 401 84 139 16 7 24 87 2 58 63 .428 .601 1.029 241 8 4 0 7
45 Maurice Lerner 22 YAK,TPK NORW,WL B,A MLN .347 88 277 96 15 4 2 .448 124
46 Horace Ingram 22 CRL SOPH D CHC .346 100 399 138 22 3 5 .454 181
47 Robert Sagers 24 DAV IIIL B CHW .346 129 591 520 102 180 41 3 17 75 13 61 73 .416 .535 .950 278 3 4 3
48 Chuck Weatherspoon 27 MSO PION C WSH .346 118 442 153 27 5 35 .667 295
49 Danny Cater 18 JOH APPY D- PHI .345 68 261 90 13 4 14 .586 153
50 Pedro Ramirez 37 JRZ AZMX C .345 97 330 114 22 2 10 .515 170
51 Bill Hall 29 SLC PCL AAA PIT .344 40 145 125 17 43 13 0 4 24 0 16 9 .417 .544 .961 68 3 1 1 2
52 James Hatfield 20 WAY,BRU GAFL D MLN,PHI .344 103 393 135 17 2 10 .473 186
53 Hal Naragon 29 SDG PCL AAA CLE .344 67 207 186 18 64 10 1 0 23 0 21 8 .411 .409 .819 76 4 0 0 0
54 William Spiers 22 SEL,GRI ALFL,NESL D,D- KCA .344 50 183 63 13 2 2 .470 86
55 Vada Pinson 19 SLE PCL AAA CIN .343 124 525 475 92 163 28 8 11 77 37 42 53 .399 .505 .904 240 5 4 1 3
56 Dixie Upright 32 AMA WL A .343 146 554 190 33 7 17 .520 288
57 Cam Carreon 20 CSP WL A CHW .342 92 319 109 20 2 7 .483 154
58 Jose Cesar 20 TUC AZMX C .342 120 483 165 35 15 15 .569 275
59 Brandy Davis 30 CBS ALFL D LAD .342 112 365 125 20 6 2 .447 163
60 James Niemann 23 PKA,SAV FLOR,SALL D,A CIN .342 130 441 151 16 3 11 .467 206
61 James Hamilton 23 HOB,WPG SOPH,NORL D,C STL .340 99 353 120 22 7 5 .484 171
62 Manny Jimenez 19 EAU NORL C MLN .340 105 415 141 31 4 15 .542 225
63 Carlos Pascual 27 FOX,CHR IIIL,SALL B,A WSH .340 125 516 462 70 157 18 2 28 83 5 48 31 .399 .569 .968 263 1 0 5
64 Frank Rice 29 SXC WL A .340 30 106 36 6 2 0 .434 46
65 Zeke Bella 27 DEN AA AAA NYY .339 96 381 316 58 107 20 2 6 58 2 49 40 .427 .472 .898 149 4 6 6 2
66 Salvatore Ferrara 25 FRE CALL C SFG .339 99 407 138 14 7 6 .452 184
67 Calvin Grant 20 HOB SOPH D STL .339 66 124 42 8 2 3 .508 63
68 Art Pennington 35 SPT FLOR D NYY .339 128 419 142 26 7 8 .492 206
69 James Smith 23 HOB,BIL SOPH,PION D,C STL .339 118 410 139 25 7 6 .478 196
70 Dale Coogan 27 VCT TL AA LAD .338 47 163 145 19 49 10 0 1 23 4 1 14 18 .395 .428 .823 62 1 1 2
71 Larry Keller 21 JOH APPY D- PHI .338 52 160 54 5 1 7 .513 82
72 Roger Morgan 25 MDL SOPH D MLN .338 95 355 120 13 7 12 .515 183
73 Gregorio Figueroa -- NOG AZMX C .337 119 502 169 33 7 19 .544 273
74 Bruce McIntosh 27 LEW NORW B .337 136 516 174 35 8 19 .547 282
75 Donald Orwiler 28 MSO PION C WSH .337 57 104 35 3 1 4 .500 52
76 Al Pinkston 40 AMA WL A .337 148 606 204 44 5 24 .545 330
77 Arthur Burnett 24 BIL PION C STL .336 129 456 153 33 9 12 .526 240
78 Art Cuitti 31 CSP WL A CHW .336 122 456 153 24 6 24 .572 261
79 Roger Schmandt 19 KEA NESL D- NYY .336 60 226 76 10 0 2 .407 92
80 Douglas Smith 24 EAU NORL C MLN .336 103 378 127 15 2 18 .529 200
81 Myron Weltman 23 PSC ALFL D BAL .336 31 119 40 10 0 3 .496 59
82 George Lukart 21 MDL SOPH D MLN .335 70 170 57 14 2 9 .600 102
83 Richie Meningall 22 JOH APPY D- PHI .335 56 182 61 14 3 11 .626 114
84 Mo Mozzali 35 ABY GAFL D STL .335 113 328 110 29 1 3 .457 150
85 Frankie Shell 24 AUG SALL A DET .335 62 161 54 8 1 0 .398 64
86 Craig Sorensen 22 CRL,MGV SOPH,PION D,C CHC .335 120 406 136 23 5 22 .579 235
87 Eddie Kazak 37 SLE,SDG PCL AAA CIN,CLE .334 91 311 287 43 96 18 1 7 50 2 17 25 .367 .477 .844 137 3 1 0 6
88 Sammy Miley 27 SLC PCL AAA PIT .334 125 429 389 62 130 29 7 6 62 1 33 18 .388 .491 .879 191 6 2 4 1
89 Les Peden 34 LRK SOUA AA KCA .334 133 458 153 29 3 26 .581 266
90 Seymour Bonem 20 KEK MIDW D STL .333 121 487 162 16 5 2 .398 194
91 William Dicrosta 21 BIL PION C STL .333 122 480 160 22 5 13 .481 231
92 Freddie Hernandez 24 ART SOPH D SFG .333 118 427 142 31 3 21 .567 242
93 Frank Howard 21 GBY IIIL B LAD .333 129 575 487 104 162 34 2 37 119 2 81 129 .429 .639 1.067 311 3 1 3
94 Paul Price 21 OLE NYPL D PHI .333 111 400 133 30 8 15 .560 224
95 Jackson Queen 21 IDF,LNC PION,EL C,A DET .333 121 459 153 24 8 6 .460 211
96 Carlos Bernier 31 SLC PCL AAA PIT .332 151 638 546 121 181 27 11 15 86 34 76 70 .415 .504 .919 275 6 4 9 3
97 Bobby Catton 20 CBS,GBY ALFL,IIIL D,B LAD .332 63 204 193 7 64 11 2 6 3 0 7 4 .368 .503 .870 97 4 0 0
98 Allen Herring 22 HOB,WPG SOPH,NORL D,C STL .332 75 289 96 24 7 13 .599 173
99 Lou Johnson 23 PRS,BUR MIDW,IIIL D,B CHC .332 123 465 455 11 151 23 7 18 7 4 7 12 .344 .532 .876 242 2 0 1
100 William Dennis 24 SLS CALL C MLN .331 47 178 59 18 3 2 .500 89

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