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1968 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 Bobby Bonds 22 PHX PCL AAA SFG .370 60 245 219 47 81 16 7 8 47 12 3 23 36 .433 .616 1.049 135 2 0 1
2 Jim Hicks 28 TUL PCL AAA STL .366 117 486 407 100 149 32 7 23 85 14 3 69 93 .461 .649 1.110 264 6 0 4
3 Larry Stahl 27 JCK IL AAA NYM .366 59 247 224 40 82 20 5 8 28 12 6 23 36 .425 .607 1.032 136 0 0 0
4 Orlando McFarlane 30 SLE PCL AAA CAL .360 53 142 125 10 45 7 3 0 24 1 2 13 27 .423 .464 .887 58 2 0 2
5 Gerald Merlet 20 GEN NYPL A- WSA .353 62 218 77 11 2 4 .477 104
6 Terin Andino 19 BLD,ELM APPY,EL Rk,AA BAL .351 71 295 279 43 98 13 3 3 46 4 4 14 15 .384 .452 .836 126 1 1 0
7 Rodney Clabo 21 WPT,COC NYPL,FLOR A-,A HOU .351 62 194 68 8 6 3 .500 97
8 Alan Diamond 25 REN,POR CALL,PCL A,AAA CLE .347 65 154 150 5 52 5 1 3 3 0 0 3 7 .357 .453 .810 68 0 0 1
9 Jim Hickman 31 TAC,SPO PCL AAA CHC,LAD .347 27 112 101 14 35 3 1 3 10 2 1 11 26 .411 .485 .896 49 0 0 0
10 Don Baylor 19 STK,ROC,ELM,ORI CALL,IL,EL,FLIL A,AAA,AA,WRk BAL .344 89 324 314 8 108 9 4 8 7 2 1 6 21 .362 .475 .837 149 3 1 0
11 Bill Buckner 18 OGD PION Rk LAD .344 64 256 88 10 8 4 .492 126
12 Michael Murray 20 BAT,TGR NYPL,FLIL A-,WRk DET .341 41 129 44 11 2 2 .504 65
13 Mike Carruthers 21 RKH WCRS A CLE .340 58 206 70 9 1 8 .510 105
14 Rich Chiles 18 OKC,CVN PCL,APPY AAA,Rk HOU .340 75 329 285 61 97 17 7 8 53 21 6 40 59 .423 .533 .957 152 1 3 0
15 Clifford Foster 20 AUB NYPL A- MIN .340 71 212 72 12 2 12 .585 124
16 Joe Bowen 19 WHS GULF Rk CHW .338 58 201 68 13 5 2 .483 97
17 Carlton Fisk 20 WLO MIDW A BOS .338 62 195 66 11 2 12 .600 117
18 Steve Garvey 19 OGD PION Rk LAD .338 62 216 73 12 3 20 .699 151
19 Donnie McLaughlin 17 CVN APPY Rk HOU .338 64 247 225 38 76 11 4 2 46 3 3 20 30 .393 .449 .842 101 1 0 1
20 Stephen Cooley 22 ALT GULF Rk OAK .336 50 149 50 16 1 0 .456 68
21 Steve Brye 19 ORL,TWN,TWI FLOR,GULF,FLIL A,Rk,WRk MIN .333 53 171 57 12 4 6 .556 95
22 John Burns 21 WPB,GRW FLOR,WCRS A ATL .333 38 102 34 6 1 0 .412 42
23 Bill McBrayer 19 CLI MIDW A PIT .332 73 250 83 17 1 1 .420 105
24 Merv Rettenmund 25 ROC IL AAA BAL .331 114 488 393 104 130 25 5 22 59 14 14 85 63 .459 .588 1.047 231 8 2 0
25 Ted Simmons 18 MOD CALL A STL .331 136 493 163 30 2 28 .570 281
26 Carlton Barnes 24 SXF NORL A- CIN .330 54 243 212 40 70 10 2 1 13 12 3 28 25 .405 .410 .815 87 0 1 2
27 Mike Compton 23 TID CARL A PHI .330 39 109 36 8 1 4 .532 58
28 Miguel Davila 19 ALT GULF Rk OAK .330 39 109 36 5 1 0 .394 43
29 Carlos May 20 LBG,WSX CARL,FLIL A,WRk CHW .330 113 397 131 21 7 13 .516 205
30 Jose Vidal 28 POR PCL AAA CLE .329 44 157 146 27 48 5 4 12 31 1 0 9 31 .372 .664 1.036 97 1 1 0
31 Dusty Baker 19 GRW,WPB,BRV WCRS,FLOR,AZIL A,WRk ATL .327 58 220 72 11 3 6 .486 107
32 Charles Carr 22 MIO,RDH APPY,CARL Rk,A NYM .327 74 309 272 58 89 14 3 5 46 6 3 29 41 .386 .456 .842 124 1 1 6
33 George Hendrick 18 BUR MIDW A OAK .327 103 364 119 25 4 5 .459 167
34 Tom Paciorek 21 BAK,OGD CALL,PION A,Rk LAD .327 67 217 71 7 4 5 .465 101
35 Scott Reid 21 TID CARL A PHI .326 70 230 75 14 3 9 .530 122
36 Teolindo Acosta 30 PUE MEX AAA .325 99 354 115 16 6 4 .438 155
37 Gail Hopkins 25 EVN,HAW,WSX SOUL,PCL,FLIL AA,AAA,WRk CHW .324 65 237 204 27 66 9 1 2 39 1 2 30 19 .414 .407 .820 83 2 0 1
38 Bob Molinaro 18 TIG,TGR GULF,FLIL Rk,WRk DET .324 55 176 57 5 4 0 .398 70
39 Edward Watts 21 BLD APPY Rk BAL .324 68 280 250 64 81 17 3 13 61 6 1 17 31 .380 .572 .952 143 8 1 4
40 Butch Hairston 17 CDR,CDS MIDW,GULF A,Rk STL .323 49 189 61 8 6 0 .429 81
41 Michael Hastings 20 BAT,TIG NYPL,GULF A-,Rk DET .323 43 130 42 3 1 4 .454 59
42 Manuel Crespo 17 JAM,RSX NYPL,FLIL A-,WRk BOS .322 69 295 95 14 3 4 .431 127
43 Jim Deidel 19 ONE NYPL A- NYY .322 38 121 39 3 2 0 .380 46
44 Zelman Jack 22 GST,SAL WCRS,CARL A PIT .322 121 444 143 21 4 25 .556 247
45 Joe Patterson 29 MOD CALL A STL .322 140 525 169 27 11 23 .547 287
46 Ted Thornton 21 WPB FLOR A ATL .322 49 118 38 4 1 0 .373 44
47 John Milner 18 MIO APPY Rk NYM .321 67 278 234 51 75 18 1 1 28 7 1 42 46 .422 .419 .841 98 0 1 1
48 Randall Niles 18 IDF,SJO,ANG PION,CALL,AZIL Rk,A,WRk CAL .321 44 156 50 8 0 3 .429 67
49 John Mayberry 19 COC,GBO,OKC FLOR,CARL,PCL A,AAA HOU .320 131 445 431 3 138 23 4 23 5 0 0 14 11 .342 .552 .894 238 0 0 0
50 Bob Christian 22 TOL IL AAA DET .319 123 503 473 59 151 16 7 5 57 7 6 22 52 .351 .414 .766 196 3 2 3
51 John Lowenstein 21 REN,WBY CALL,EL A,AA CLE .319 51 167 166 0 53 8 2 7 0 0 0 1 1 .323 .518 .841 86 0 0 0
52 Tommie Reynolds 26 JCK IL AAA NYM .319 114 450 404 59 129 16 7 9 50 18 3 33 38 .377 .460 .838 186 7 2 4
53 Walt Williams 24 HAW PCL AAA CHW .319 72 305 288 40 92 20 3 6 37 12 6 10 10 .344 .472 .817 136 2 3 2
54 Frank Mannerino 18 JAM,RSX NYPL,FLIL A-,WRk BOS .318 53 151 48 6 3 2 .437 66
55 Steve Jones 21 PRA GULF Rk PIT .317 54 186 59 4 3 4 .435 81
56 Tom Kelly 17 NWK,PLT NYPL,AZIL A-,WRk .317 65 218 69 11 4 2 .431 94
57 Lou Piniella 24 POR PCL AAA CLE .317 88 356 331 49 105 15 3 13 62 1 4 19 31 .351 .498 .850 165 0 3 3
58 Mel Corbo 28 ABQ TL AA LAD .316 65 268 244 39 77 10 7 8 51 2 3 24 50 .377 .512 .889 125
59 Dave Duncan 22 VAN PCL AAA OAK .316 35 130 114 21 36 4 2 6 21 0 1 12 25 .400 .544 .944 62 4 0 0
60 Manny Sanguillen 24 CLB,PIR IL,FLIL AAA,WRk PIT .316 105 405 377 45 119 16 5 8 60 3 1 17 27 .346 .448 .794 169 3 3 5
61 Michael Budd 25 ABQ TL AA LAD .315 119 462 406 71 128 23 6 10 64 5 8 56 58 .398 .475 .874 193
62 Lee Green 26 HPT CARL A .315 136 485 153 23 3 9 .431 209
63 Elvio Jimenez 28 CLB IL AAA PIT .315 139 549 499 72 157 25 2 14 77 0 0 33 23 .362 .457 .819 228 7 5 5
64 Al Oliver 21 CLB,PIR IL,FLIL AAA,WRk PIT .315 132 506 473 61 149 22 13 14 74 6 1 21 51 .349 .505 .854 239 6 2 4
65 Carl Solarek 22 RKM CARL A DET .315 60 130 41 3 1 5 .469 61
66 Greg Werdick 21 LOD,SAN,CBZ CALL,TL,AZIL A,AA,WRk CHC .315 102 317 308 9 97 16 0 6 6 0 1 9 15 .334 .425 .760 131
67 Jimmy McMath 18 SAN,QUI TL,MIDW AA,A CHC .314 126 502 481 35 151 29 6 8 23 5 3 21 54 .343 .449 .792 216
68 Roger Nelson 23 SPB WCRS A PHI .314 97 328 103 12 5 9 .463 152
69 Ted Sizemore 23 SPO,DGR PCL,AZIL AAA,WRk LAD .314 81 287 258 35 81 11 4 0 34 8 4 20 14 .368 .388 .756 100 4 2 3
70 Oliverio Sparks 23 GBO,OKC CARL,PCL A,AAA HOU .314 121 399 398 0 125 17 2 22 2 0 0 0 5 .314 .533 .847 212 0 1 0
71 Bob Taylor 24 AMA,PHX TL,PCL AA,AAA SFG .314 137 556 478 86 150 28 7 6 68 2 8 77 48 .409 .439 .848 210 0 1 0
72 Carlos Evans 22 STK CALL A BAL .313 103 313 98 11 2 2 .380 119
73 Walt Hriniak 25 SHV TL AA ATL .313 107 389 345 40 108 11 1 6 47 4 8 44 43 .391 .403 .794 139
74 Rimp Lanier 19 CLI MIDW A PIT .313 120 422 132 21 12 4 .448 189
75 James Mallon 24 AMA TL AA SFG .313 114 404 377 43 118 17 4 0 50 3 2 27 36 .359 .379 .738 143
76 George McKenzie 21 RDL,SXF GULF,NORL Rk,A- CIN .313 52 155 144 10 45 12 4 3 6 0 1 9 14 .361 .514 .875 74 2 0 0
77 Arlie Burge 25 AVL,INA SOUL,PCL AA,AAA CIN .312 131 510 468 74 146 23 4 7 38 11 8 36 44 .363 .423 .786 198 2 3 1
78 Jim Palm 20 DBQ MIDW A .312 75 234 73 7 5 4 .436 102
79 Tim Talton 29 BIR SOUL AA OAK .312 37 124 109 19 34 5 1 4 21 0 0 10 13 .369 .486 .855 53 1 2 2
80 Ramon Webster 25 VAN PCL AAA OAK .312 33 133 125 14 39 10 1 0 15 7 2 5 15 .338 .408 .746 51 1 0 2
81 Bill Brooks 18 LEW NORW A- STL .311 67 241 75 13 6 6 .490 118
82 Jose Herrera 26 OKC PCL AAA HOU .311 107 420 396 63 123 27 4 11 52 10 6 13 40 .340 .482 .822 191 6 2 3
83 Gonzalo Marquez 22 PNS CARL A OAK .311 108 415 129 13 3 0 .357 148
84 Bart Zeller 26 LEW NORW A- STL .311 50 106 33 4 0 2 .406 43
85 Jim Breazeale 18 GRW,BRV WCRS,AZIL A,WRk ATL .310 120 429 133 24 5 19 .522 224
86 George Greer 21 SPT FLOR A STL .310 60 187 58 13 1 2 .422 79
87 Henry Griffin 20 JAM NYPL A- BOS .310 66 245 76 8 3 4 .416 102
88 Frank Kimball 22 NWK NYPL A- .310 53 174 54 10 1 6 .483 84
89 Dave May 24 ROC IL AAA BAL .310 31 133 113 21 35 5 1 4 17 4 2 18 17 .406 .478 .884 54 1 0 1
90 Rod Gaspar 22 MEM TL AA NYM .309 135 582 517 81 160 15 6 2 47 25 6 65 42 .387 .373 .760 193
91 Dick Grant 21 GRW WCRS A ATL .309 98 333 103 25 2 8 .468 156
92 Ed Powell 21 SPT,CNS FLOR,FLIL A,WRk STL .309 107 278 86 10 1 10 .460 128
93 Rogers Robinson 29 MOD CALL A STL .309 124 430 133 22 0 15 .465 200
94 Billy Grabarkewitz 22 ABQ TL AA LAD .308 85 364 289 76 89 13 8 10 38 31 12 75 79 .451 .512 .963 148
95 Chris Coletta 23 SAV,PFD SOUL,EL AA WSA,BOS .307 80 306 274 43 84 14 5 6 34 7 3 30 26 .374 .460 .834 126 0 1 1
96 Curtis Fontenot 23 APP,HAW,WSX MIDW,PCL,FLIL A,AAA,WRk CHW .307 112 387 387 0 119 23 8 16 0 0 1 0 5 .307 .532 .840 206 0 0 0
97 Wilbert Hammond 23 SAL,PIR CARL,FLIL A,WRk PIT .307 138 482 148 11 7 10 .421 203
98 Jerry Szukala 22 LOD,SAN,CBZ CALL,TL,AZIL A,AA,WRk CHC .307 80 275 274 2 84 10 3 7 3 1 0 1 4 .309 .442 .751 121
99 Chris Arnold 20 FRE CALL A SFG .306 63 232 71 11 4 1 .401 93
100 Bruce Christensen 20 SJO CALL A CAL .306 106 409 125 5 0 1 .325 133

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