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2012 Japan Central League Batting Leaders

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League Player Batting

Rk Name Age Tm Lev G PA AB R H 2B 3B HR RBI SB CS BB SO BA OBP SLG OPS TB GDP HBP SH SF IBB
1 Shinnosuke Abe 33 YOM Fgn 138 555 467 72 159 22 1 27 104 0 0 69 47 .340 .429 .565 .994 264 11 9 2 8 6
2 Wladimir Balentien 27 YKU Fgn 106 422 353 58 96 13 0 31 81 1 0 64 92 .272 .386 .572 .958 202 14 3 0 2 4
3 Lastings Milledge 27 YKU Fgn 125 546 476 73 143 23 1 21 65 9 7 57 79 .300 .379 .485 .865 231 11 6 3 4 5
4 Tony Blanco 30 CNI Fgn 96 359 311 44 77 10 0 24 65 2 1 40 84 .248 .340 .511 .851 159 5 5 0 3 2
5 Hisayoshi Chono 27 YOM Fgn 144 653 574 84 173 29 2 14 60 20 7 75 100 .301 .382 .432 .815 248 5 1 2 1 5
6 Hayato Sakamoto 23 YOM Fgn 144 619 557 87 173 35 2 14 69 16 1 39 90 .311 .359 .456 .815 254 5 6 12 5 1
7 Alex Ramirez 37 YKO Fgn 137 504 476 40 143 25 0 19 76 0 0 18 60 .300 .333 .473 .806 225 18 7 0 3 1
8 Ryota Arai 28 HAN Fgn 110 370 322 38 90 18 0 11 32 1 0 38 73 .280 .365 .438 .803 141 7 6 3 1 0
9 Brad Eldred 31 HIR Fgn 65 251 225 22 59 10 0 11 35 0 0 20 67 .262 .327 .453 .780 102 3 3 0 3 1
10 Kazuhiro Wada 40 CNI Fgn 144 586 508 52 145 32 2 9 63 2 0 71 72 .285 .370 .409 .780 208 14 1 0 6 1
11 Nick Stavinoha 30 HIR Fgn 52 204 181 19 43 8 0 9 24 0 0 22 42 .238 .324 .431 .754 78 4 1 0 0 1
12 Norihiro Nakamura 38 YKO Fgn 126 500 442 50 121 24 1 11 61 1 1 50 72 .274 .346 .407 .753 180 14 2 0 6 1
13 Takashi Toritani 31 HAN Fgn 144 624 515 62 135 22 6 8 59 15 4 94 91 .262 .373 .375 .748 193 12 2 5 8 2
14 Yohei Oshima* 26 CNI Fgn 144 631 555 83 172 19 5 1 13 32 17 46 80 .310 .376 .368 .744 204 7 13 17 0 0
15 Shingo Kawabata 24 YKU Fgn 125 507 453 52 135 15 5 4 49 3 2 35 56 .298 .348 .380 .728 172 7 2 13 4 0
16 Takehiro Donoue 27 CNI Fgn 85 166 156 10 44 8 0 4 17 1 1 8 36 .282 .315 .410 .725 64 4 0 1 1 2
17 Kazuhiro Hatakeyama 29 YKU Fgn 121 497 455 49 121 21 1 13 55 2 1 37 64 .266 .323 .402 .725 183 13 2 1 2 0
18 Shota Dobayashi 20 HIR Fgn 144 554 488 60 118 25 4 14 45 5 2 44 150 .242 .321 .395 .716 193 8 14 5 3 2
19 Tomoaki Kanemoto 44 HAN Fgn 126 406 356 24 92 16 1 6 30 3 3 49 54 .258 .347 .360 .707 128 2 0 0 1 0
20 Yoshihiro Maru 23 HIR Fgn 106 339 283 26 70 10 4 4 22 14 6 46 59 .247 .353 .353 .707 100 4 2 5 3 0
21 Yoshinobu Takahashi 37 YOM Fgn 130 442 368 30 88 17 0 8 56 2 3 61 77 .239 .356 .351 .707 129 14 8 1 4 4
22 Soichiro Amaya* 28 HIR Fgn 108 397 359 44 95 21 0 6 25 12 9 32 64 .265 .329 .373 .702 134 3 3 2 1 1
23 Takehiro Ishikawa 25 YKO Fgn 80 304 263 31 75 10 1 1 14 7 6 24 49 .285 .351 .342 .693 90 3 3 13 1 1
24 Shuichi Murata 31 YOM Fgn 144 575 516 49 130 27 0 12 58 1 3 36 85 .252 .316 .374 .690 193 16 15 2 6 3
25 Craig Brazell 32 HAN Fgn 98 295 275 21 64 11 0 12 43 0 0 18 72 .233 .285 .404 .688 111 16 2 0 0 0
26 Hirokazu Ibata 37 CNI Fgn 140 553 489 35 139 17 0 2 35 4 4 52 58 .284 .356 .331 .687 162 14 3 8 1 2
27 Takahiro Iwamoto* 26 HIR Fgn 71 242 239 21 64 15 0 6 27 1 1 2 43 .268 .274 .406 .680 97 5 0 1 0 0
28 Hiroki Uemoto 25 HAN Fgn 62 224 197 22 50 13 1 1 7 13 4 19 46 .254 .333 .345 .679 68 3 5 2 1 0
29 Hiroyasu Tanaka 30 YKU Fgn 139 593 486 48 133 16 1 2 40 1 1 54 60 .274 .354 .323 .677 157 15 9 40 4 0
30 Masahiko Morino 33 CNI Fgn 124 494 434 45 108 23 1 6 50 1 0 49 68 .249 .327 .348 .674 151 13 3 4 4 1
31 Eishin Soyogi 31 HIR Fgn 137 575 499 52 122 21 3 10 52 14 8 50 70 .244 .311 .359 .670 179 7 1 19 6 4
32 Jun Hirose 33 HIR Fgn 102 337 294 25 71 11 1 6 33 0 0 24 55 .241 .321 .347 .668 102 3 11 7 1 2
33 Edgar Gonzalez 34 YOM Fgn 57 190 174 13 41 12 0 4 19 0 2 13 46 .236 .291 .374 .665 65 6 1 1 1 0
34 Yoshitomo Tsutsugo 20 YKO Fgn 108 446 386 31 84 16 3 10 45 1 2 51 102 .218 .309 .352 .661 136 4 2 2 5 1
35 Takahiro Arai 35 HAN Fgn 122 493 460 46 115 25 0 9 52 1 3 30 85 .250 .296 .363 .659 167 12 1 0 2 2
36 Kazuki Fukuchi 36 YKU Fgn 83 216 188 18 48 13 1 0 19 12 1 16 29 .255 .324 .335 .659 63 3 4 6 2 0
37 Ryosuke Hirata 24 CNI Fgn 91 301 269 28 58 4 1 11 32 1 0 28 59 .216 .290 .361 .651 97 9 1 1 2 1
38 Hichori Morimoto 31 YKO Fgn 108 229 201 20 49 5 1 3 18 0 2 20 44 .244 .320 .323 .643 65 6 3 4 1 0
39 Sho Aranami 26 YKO Fgn 141 550 504 53 135 16 7 1 25 24 12 23 90 .268 .305 .333 .639 168 2 5 16 2 2
40 Yuhei Nakamura 22 YKU Fgn 91 249 209 19 53 5 0 1 15 1 1 28 31 .254 .344 .292 .636 61 10 2 8 2 4
41 Yoshiyuki Ishihara 32 HIR Fgn 77 250 217 22 52 15 0 1 22 0 1 22 37 .240 .311 .323 .634 70 7 1 9 1 5
42 Matt Murton 30 HAN Fgn 121 473 453 39 118 18 2 5 38 2 4 18 56 .260 .290 .342 .632 155 14 1 0 1 0
43 Tsuyoshi Ueda 23 YKU Fgn 50 173 148 14 38 5 2 0 12 8 4 12 30 .257 .313 .318 .630 47 2 0 13 0 0
44 Masato Akamatsu 29 HIR Fgn 76 246 207 22 50 6 0 3 15 18 2 18 33 .242 .313 .314 .627 65 4 4 16 1 0
45 Motonobu Tanishige 41 CNI Fgn 134 458 386 15 88 14 0 5 32 0 1 52 67 .228 .324 .303 .627 117 15 4 14 2 3
46 Tetsuya Matsumoto* 27 YOM Fgn 83 229 198 29 51 7 2 0 11 12 2 17 34 .258 .313 .313 .626 62 4 0 12 2 0
47 Yamato Maeda 24 HAN Fgn 128 349 311 29 80 13 3 0 26 17 8 15 46 .257 .300 .318 .618 99 3 4 19 0 0
48 Yoshitomo Tani 39 YOM Fgn 89 255 229 19 59 5 0 3 22 1 2 14 48 .258 .299 .319 .618 73 5 0 11 1 2
49 Tatsuhiko Kinjo 35 YKO Fgn 129 331 294 29 70 11 0 3 18 2 1 26 37 .238 .311 .306 .617 90 1 6 3 2 0
50 Shinya Miyamoto 41 YKU Fgn 110 394 356 19 95 5 0 3 23 1 0 16 38 .267 .307 .306 .613 109 9 5 16 1 2
51 Ryosuke Morioka 27 YKU Fgn 100 282 245 19 61 8 3 1 18 1 1 11 44 .249 .293 .318 .611 78 1 5 19 2 0
52 Ryoji Aikawa 35 YKU Fgn 72 244 220 19 54 8 0 1 28 0 0 20 33 .245 .309 .295 .604 65 7 1 1 2 3
53 Takayuki Terauchi 29 YOM Fgn 103 225 191 22 46 5 1 1 5 11 2 16 43 .241 .307 .293 .600 56 6 3 13 2 0
54 Naoto Watanabe 31 YKO Fgn 70 213 174 19 39 4 0 0 10 2 4 24 27 .224 .351 .247 .598 43 1 10 5 0 0
55 Daisuke Fujimura 22 YOM Fgn 109 279 238 30 60 7 2 0 10 14 7 15 35 .252 .296 .298 .595 71 2 0 26 0 0
56 Masahiro Araki 34 CNI Fgn 129 569 510 50 128 21 1 3 31 12 4 19 65 .251 .280 .314 .593 160 4 2 36 2 0
57 Kensuke Uchimura 26 YKO Fgn 77 289 236 30 56 6 0 0 18 18 4 31 40 .237 .325 .263 .587 62 4 0 21 1 0
58 Keiichi Hirano 33 HAN Fgn 134 519 458 43 112 5 2 1 24 6 2 42 61 .245 .313 .271 .584 124 4 4 15 0 2
59 Takeshi Yamasaki 43 CNI Fgn 90 215 191 9 40 13 0 1 13 1 0 18 44 .209 .288 .293 .582 56 5 4 0 2 1
60 John Bowker* 28 YOM Fgn 69 204 184 12 36 10 1 3 10 2 0 16 54 .196 .267 .310 .577 57 3 2 2 0 2
61 Akihiro Higashide 31 HIR Fgn 91 282 247 15 61 8 0 0 6 1 2 13 22 .247 .293 .279 .572 69 3 3 19 0 0
62 Akihito Fujii 36 HAN Fgn 81 228 210 9 52 5 0 1 10 0 1 9 39 .248 .285 .286 .571 60 3 2 7 0 2
63 Ryosuke Kikuchi 22 HIR Fgn 63 234 201 21 46 5 1 2 12 4 2 6 42 .229 .254 .294 .547 59 5 1 25 1 0
64 Kazunari Tsuruoka 35 YKO Fgn 102 229 201 9 38 8 1 1 15 0 0 19 39 .189 .258 .254 .512 51 4 0 8 1 3
65 Takayuki Kajitani 23 YKO Fgn 80 252 223 17 40 5 3 2 11 5 8 21 61 .179 .253 .256 .509 57 4 1 7 0 0
66 Naomichi Donoue 23 CNI Fgn 116 182 167 5 35 8 0 0 11 1 0 5 34 .210 .236 .257 .493 43 6 1 8 1 1
67 Shinji Komiyama 26 HAN Fgn 72 171 149 6 22 1 0 1 4 0 0 11 32 .148 .216 .174 .391 26 4 2 9 0 2

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