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1972 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 Dan Meyer 19 BRS APPY Rk DET .396 65 272 235 54 93 11 6 14 46 13 1 30 27 .463 .672 1.135 158 2 2 3
2 Ed Goodson 24 PHX PCL AAA SFG .389 32 119 108 18 42 14 1 0 24 1 0 6 10 .437 .537 .974 58 4 0 1
3 Bobby Mitchell 28 EVN AA AAA MIL .381 77 316 273 62 104 13 10 20 65 11 1 39 76 .459 .722 1.180 197 1 2 1
4 Jerry Turner 18 TRI NORW A- SDP .377 66 253 199 44 75 7 3 6 47 18 11 45 32 .486 .533 1.019 106 1 4 4
5 Rafael Rodriguez 19 CBF GULF Rk CHC .376 41 133 50 6 0 3 .489 65
6 Rodney Scott 18 ROY GULF Rk KCR .376 35 125 47 4 2 1 .464 58
7 Lee Lacy 24 ELP TL AA LAD .372 68 283 258 39 96 22 4 1 35 11 3 21 30 .417 .500 .917 129 1 0 3
8 Roy Tanner 21 ROY GULF Rk KCR .357 45 115 41 2 1 1 .417 48
9 James Buckner 19 LEW NORW A- BAL .355 77 345 318 74 113 18 13 17 62 30 4 21 42 .393 .654 1.047 208 0 4 2
10 Mario Hewitt 22 JAM NYPL A- MON .355 46 137 107 20 38 3 4 4 23 3 1 24 22 .460 .570 1.030 61 1 0 5
11 Dan Ford 20 BUR MIDW A OAK .354 72 292 246 55 87 15 4 18 61 9 4 36 45 .438 .667 1.105 164 5 0 5
12 Charles Bordes 21 GRV WCRS A TEX .352 96 413 338 75 119 9 5 1 35 14 6 66 24 .459 .417 .877 141 2 6 1
13 Bill North 24 WCH AA AAA CHC .351 28 131 114 21 40 7 0 0 12 10 8 16 15 .431 .412 .843 47 0 1 0
14 Dario Pini 22 CNB NORW A- OAK .351 41 186 168 30 59 9 1 1 27 1 3 13 25 .396 .435 .830 73 0 4 1
15 Glenn Monroe 21 REN CALL A CLE .349 131 548 482 89 168 25 5 9 63 7 2 62 87 .422 .477 .899 230 1 0 3
16 Bruce Boisclair 19 VIS CALL A NYM .348 88 363 328 64 114 19 4 4 32 16 2 29 69 .404 .466 .871 153 3 2 1
17 Mike Reinbach 22 AVL,ROC SOUL,IL AA,AAA BAL .348 141 613 506 128 176 33 8 31 113 10 6 101 85 .458 .628 1.087 318 4 0 2
18 Robert Jack 21 GRW,SAV WCRS,SOUL A,AA ATL .347 61 223 190 35 66 10 5 7 41 3 1 29 42 .430 .563 .993 107 0 2 2
19 Teolindo Acosta 34 YUC MEX AAA .346 134 492 170 25 11 4 .465 229
20 Al Bumbry 25 ROC,AVL IL,SOUL AAA,AA BAL .345 134 610 556 109 192 33 19 10 57 32 5 44 96 .398 .527 .925 293 6 2 2
21 Bob Taylor 28 PHX PCL AAA SFG .345 95 274 252 34 87 21 4 1 42 0 0 20 24 .394 .472 .866 119 1 0 1
22 Terry McDermott 21 ELP TL AA LAD .343 81 313 274 63 94 21 3 10 57 4 5 30 48 .412 .551 .963 151 5 0 4
23 Kenzie Davis 21 BIL PION Rk KCR .342 68 320 269 66 92 9 5 5 36 31 10 43 42 .439 .468 .907 126 5 1 2
24 William O'Connor 21 LOD,AVL CALL,SOUL A,AA BAL .341 94 362 305 57 104 18 2 18 69 6 8 54 66 .442 .590 1.032 180 2 0 1
25 Ronald Bynum 21 INS GULF Rk CLE .340 45 147 50 7 1 1 .422 62
26 Duane Espy 20 DNV MIDW A MIL .340 121 519 471 85 160 17 3 1 36 48 11 38 47 .398 .395 .793 186 8 2 0
27 Andy Merchant 21 WSM CARL A BOS .339 42 135 121 18 41 9 1 4 21 0 0 9 23 .373 .529 .902 64 0 1 4
28 Joe Lis 25 EUG PCL AAA PHI .338 65 273 213 65 72 11 2 26 58 2 0 53 31 .473 .775 1.247 165 4 0 3
29 Bob Randall 24 BAK CALL A LAD .338 135 614 544 97 184 27 3 5 57 17 6 54 38 .405 .426 .831 232 9 4 3
30 Kenneth Caldwell 23 GRV WCRS A TEX .337 123 496 436 61 147 24 4 19 107 1 0 44 103 .405 .541 .947 236 10 0 6
31 Von Joshua 24 ABQ PCL AAA LAD .337 125 529 484 93 163 29 9 9 76 17 7 38 61 .384 .490 .874 237 1 3 3
32 Glenn Borgmann 22 TAC PCL AAA MIN .336 66 266 235 37 79 13 0 12 39 0 1 26 28 .404 .545 .948 128 2 1 2
33 Mike Markl 22 CVN APPY Rk HOU .336 67 289 253 48 85 11 0 1 25 12 1 27 16 .404 .391 .795 99 3 4 2
34 Mickey Rivers 23 SLC PCL AAA CAL .336 59 264 241 50 81 14 3 3 16 16 5 18 24 .384 .456 .840 110 2 1 2
35 Randy Elliott 21 ALX TL AA SDP .335 138 541 474 84 159 32 5 19 85 17 2 52 70 .405 .544 .949 258 8 0 7
36 Ivan Murrell 29 HAW PCL AAA SDP .335 91 381 352 56 118 17 3 14 62 10 4 21 73 .374 .520 .894 183 3 1 4
37 Fernando Gonzalez 22 SBK EL AA PIT .333 140 573 517 89 172 42 4 11 86 7 3 47 71 .385 .493 .878 255 1 1 7
38 Jim Holt 28 TAC PCL AAA MIN .333 134 523 484 53 161 27 6 8 96 3 1 34 45 .376 .463 .839 224 0 4 1
39 Michael Cummings 24 PAW,WSM,LOU EL,CARL,IL AA,A,AAA BOS .332 131 564 518 71 172 18 5 1 39 47 12 34 36 .378 .392 .770 203 4 8 0
40 Wayne Dees 24 ARK,SPT,TUL TL,FLOR,AA AA,A,AAA STL .332 68 222 184 23 61 8 1 3 23 2 1 33 22 .429 .435 .864 80 0 3 2
41 Kevin Bryant 21 AUB,SPB NYPL,WCRS A-,A PHI .330 61 240 215 43 71 7 4 11 43 6 1 20 39 .385 .553 .938 119 1 1 3
42 Ron Cey 24 ABQ PCL AAA LAD .329 142 626 496 99 163 25 7 23 103 5 4 117 95 .455 .546 1.001 271 4 2 7
43 Cleo Kilpatrick 18 WHS GULF Rk CHW .329 61 234 77 11 5 5 .483 113
44 Thomas Silicato 26 REA EL AA PHI .329 114 430 374 62 123 28 6 6 56 4 2 44 36 .401 .484 .885 181 2 9 1
45 Mike Swenton 23 MOD,CDR CALL,MIDW A STL .328 107 404 351 68 115 12 7 12 66 5 2 46 77 .408 .504 .913 177 4 0 3
46 Bruce Bochte 21 STK CALL A CAL .327 72 309 266 36 87 14 2 11 42 2 0 38 50 .410 .519 .929 138 1 2 2
47 Joel Elderkin 20 BAT NYPL A- NYM .327 38 112 107 14 35 1 1 7 22 0 0 3 24 .348 .551 .900 59 1 0 1
48 Coco Laboy 31 PNS IL AAA MON .327 33 121 110 7 36 5 1 2 17 1 0 8 21 .380 .445 .826 49 2 0 1
49 Celerino Sanchez 28 SYR IL AAA NYY .327 43 173 165 24 54 12 3 3 28 1 0 7 28 .358 .491 .849 81 1 0 0
50 Robert Stolarick 23 APP MIDW A CHW .327 78 255 223 37 73 9 3 3 32 3 2 26 35 .394 .435 .829 97 0 4 2
51 Rick Albert 21 WYV APPY Rk ATL .326 65 276 224 53 73 6 2 8 38 1 1 44 36 .434 .478 .912 107 2 2 4
52 Jim Hicks 32 HAW PCL AAA SDP .326 139 551 435 92 142 26 1 26 87 1 1 104 116 .458 .570 1.028 248 6 1 5
53 Jim Hutto 24 SLC PCL AAA CAL .326 121 467 399 73 130 26 3 17 87 2 4 57 65 .404 .534 .938 213 1 2 8
54 Wallace Wright 20 JAM NYPL A- MON .326 40 159 141 28 46 4 2 0 22 6 2 10 17 .382 .383 .765 54 4 2 2
55 Kim Andrew 18 LEW NORW A- BAL .325 73 319 271 55 88 11 0 0 40 9 3 44 23 .415 .365 .780 99 0 1 3
56 Gary Barakat 20 MOD,CDR CALL,MIDW A STL .325 93 393 345 67 112 19 6 10 50 4 6 43 63 .401 .501 .902 173 2 1 2
57 Gary Boyce 22 GRV WCRS A TEX .325 106 377 308 56 100 16 7 2 60 12 3 53 38 .432 .442 .873 136 8 4 4
58 Larry Hisle 25 ABQ PCL AAA LAD .325 131 530 456 87 148 21 9 23 91 20 10 67 84 .410 .561 .972 256 2 1 4
59 Gene Locklear 22 INA AA AAA CIN .325 134 525 467 78 152 31 8 15 65 17 12 51 99 .395 .522 .918 244 4 1 2
60 Elmer Mixon 24 BAK CALL A LAD .325 72 301 265 40 86 17 0 5 36 9 3 28 31 .387 .445 .832 118 1 4 3
61 Dave Cripe 21 BIL PION Rk KCR .324 71 311 256 58 83 15 1 2 43 11 3 43 39 .423 .414 .837 106 5 1 6
62 James Fiack 23 SPO NORW A- LAD .324 67 261 213 30 69 11 3 5 40 7 1 40 45 .431 .474 .905 101 3 1 4
63 Skip Jutze 26 TUL AA AAA STL .324 119 473 426 63 138 25 5 7 55 1 2 42 49 .383 .455 .839 194 1 1 3
64 Jim Ray Hart 30 PHX PCL AAA SFG .323 120 476 372 70 120 29 3 18 77 2 1 98 54 .460 .562 1.022 209 1 0 5
65 Nathaniel Clayton 21 LEW NORW A- BAL .322 77 336 298 56 96 15 4 7 56 44 4 32 90 .393 .470 .863 140 3 3 0
66 Rich Coggins 21 ROC IL AAA BAL .322 95 405 363 57 117 18 7 10 45 7 5 33 30 .379 .493 .872 179 2 4 3
67 Dan Driessen 20 TRV EL AA CIN .322 136 557 481 62 155 37 4 4 65 10 4 67 65 .404 .441 .845 212 3 0 6
68 Juan Lebron 21 NFL,PRA NYPL,GULF A-,Rk PIT .322 36 125 121 12 39 11 2 1 13 0 0 2 6 .344 .471 .815 57 2 0 0
69 Julio Linares 30 PHX PCL AAA SFG .322 83 243 230 25 74 6 2 0 27 3 0 12 22 .355 .365 .721 84 0 1 0
70 Bake McBride 23 ARK,TUL TL,AA AA,AAA STL .322 127 569 518 92 167 24 9 17 58 42 12 43 111 .380 .502 .882 260 6 1 1
71 Reggie Walton 19 GRF PION Rk SFG .322 62 240 208 36 67 10 3 1 28 7 2 28 51 .404 .413 .818 86 2 0 2
72 John Williams 20 JOH APPY Rk NYY .322 47 202 174 37 56 5 2 2 21 16 2 24 26 .403 .408 .811 71 1 1 2
73 David Campbell 19 ROY GULF Rk KCR .321 56 190 61 14 3 3 .474 90
74 William Fitzgerald 21 WYV APPY Rk ATL .321 52 207 187 38 60 7 0 13 50 0 0 14 28 .369 .567 .936 106 2 1 3
75 Ron Lolich 25 POR PCL AAA CLE .321 106 436 390 57 125 20 4 20 87 3 4 39 63 .380 .546 .926 213 1 2 4
76 Charles Smith 20 WLO MIDW A KCR .321 100 384 336 68 108 24 2 19 60 36 17 43 79 .399 .574 .974 193 2 1 2
77 Ron Diggle 21 MEM,VIS TL,CALL AA,A NYM .320 139 592 513 87 164 31 4 18 99 5 2 66 85 .394 .501 .895 257 2 3 8
78 Robert Leonard 20 WPT NYPL A- BOS .320 47 168 147 24 47 4 5 0 8 9 1 19 9 .401 .415 .816 61 1 1 0
79 Joe Azcue 32 SLC PCL AAA CAL .319 45 161 144 20 46 7 0 5 22 1 0 15 19 .379 .472 .851 68 0 0 2
80 Chris Coletta 27 LOU IL AAA BOS .319 97 362 307 49 98 16 1 5 41 3 3 49 38 .413 .427 .839 131 2 1 3
81 Karl Jacobsen 18 KPT APPY Rk KCR .319 40 151 138 17 44 6 0 5 18 1 0 12 46 .377 .471 .848 65 1 0 0
82 Russell Klobas 21 SPB WCRS A PHI .319 83 300 254 46 81 19 0 6 48 6 2 38 35 .406 .465 .871 118 2 2 4
83 Joe Zdeb 19 KPT APPY Rk KCR .319 69 298 263 57 84 17 0 12 55 13 1 31 37 .389 .521 .910 137 1 0 3
84 Patrick Cluney 25 BRL CARL A TEX .318 105 370 340 61 108 16 1 11 57 0 0 22 37 .362 .468 .830 159 4 0 4
85 Robert Cummings 26 ELP TL AA LAD .318 105 421 371 51 118 18 2 0 41 13 6 41 32 .384 .377 .761 140 1 4 4
86 Ken Griffey 22 TRV EL AA CIN .318 128 540 472 96 150 21 3 14 52 31 3 55 97 .393 .464 .857 219 5 6 2
87 Horace Porter 24 WCH AA AAA CHC .318 70 253 211 40 67 10 0 2 25 1 1 41 41 .429 .393 .822 83 0 1 0
88 Dan Radison 21 SPT,CDS FLOR,GULF A,Rk STL .318 45 155 151 8 48 8 2 1 8 0 0 3 16 .331 .417 .748 63 0 1 0
89 Bob Wisniewski 19 CLI MIDW A DET .318 37 125 107 10 34 9 1 1 15 1 1 16 23 .416 .449 .865 48 2 0 0
90 Phillip Honeycutt 23 ONE NYPL A- NYY .317 48 178 145 27 46 6 3 1 27 2 0 27 20 .420 .421 .840 61 0 4 2
91 Davey Lopes 27 ABQ PCL AAA LAD .317 104 466 397 94 126 18 6 11 53 48 10 59 64 .411 .476 .887 189 5 4 1
92 Willibaldo Quintana 18 PUL APPY Rk PHI .317 55 215 199 35 63 13 2 3 37 6 3 13 31 .363 .447 .810 89 2 0 1
93 Willie Randolph 17 PRA GULF Rk PIT .317 44 167 53 6 5 0 .413 69
94 Reggie Sanders 22 MTG,BIR,TOL SOUL,IL AA,AAA OAK,DET .317 94 348 312 39 99 19 2 11 53 2 2 28 49 .372 .497 .869 155 2 1 5
95 John Snider 21 SPO,BAK NORW,CALL A-,A LAD .317 101 402 363 62 115 13 4 1 37 16 6 30 27 .374 .383 .757 139 3 6 0
96 Sam Viney 22 GRF PION Rk SFG .317 65 262 221 42 70 11 5 8 34 5 4 39 63 .418 .520 .938 115 0 1 1
97 Bart Johnson 22 APP,KNX MIDW,SOUL A,AA CHW .316 63 202 190 25 60 16 1 6 29 1 0 8 48 .351 .505 .857 96 3 0 1
98 Jerry Martin 23 SPB WCRS A PHI .316 132 572 513 86 162 30 6 12 112 21 1 51 96 .374 .468 .842 240 1 0 7
99 Scott Murphy 22 LEW NORW A- BAL .316 59 215 177 32 56 8 7 0 32 2 1 29 19 .405 .441 .845 78 0 5 4
100 Jorge Orta 21 KNX SOUL AA CHW .316 53 225 196 41 62 6 7 7 34 12 3 26 45 .397 .526 .923 103 1 1 1

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