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1916 Register Batting Leaders

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Rk Name Age Tm Lg Lev BA Aff G PA AB R H 2B 3B HR RBI SB CS BB SO OBP SLG OPS TB GDP HBP SH SF IBB
1 Hank Butcher 29 DEN WL A .377 145 541 204 31 20 15 .591 320
2 Gharrlty -- GRF NWES B .371 35 140 52
3 Bill Pettus 31 INDP Non .370 31 141 127 28 47 12 3 1 31 7 11 .420 .535 .956 68 3
4 Bemis -- RFD IIIL B .362 58 232 84
5 Louis Santop 27 INDP Non .362 34 155 130 27 47 12 7 0 33 6 22 .454 .562 1.015 73 3
6 Ross Youngs 19 SHR WA D .362 137 539 195 30 6 4 .462 249
7 Babe Ellison 19 MUS CENA D .361 127 493 178 46 16 4 .544 268
8 Bill Kay 38 BNG NYSL B .360 124 461 166 25 11 2 .475 219
9 Ed Kippert 37 BTE NWES B .358 100 388 139
10 Aldridge Peebles -- DNI WA D .354 67 178 63
11 James Horan -- FTD CENA D .353 46 173 61
12 Howard Wakefield 32 RFD IIIL B .352 134 508 179
13 Floyd Grimes -- BDF ISLG D .351 28 114 40
14 Amby McConnell 33 UTI NYSL B .351 132 462 162
15 Bert Coy 40 WCH WL A .350 97 377 132 25 3 1 .440 166
16 Jim Hickman 24 AVL NCSL D .350 91 351 123
17 Kenzie Kirkham 25 STJ WL A .350 151 585 205 28 16 6 .484 283
18 William Barrow -- BAI DIXL D .347 60 239 83 16 3 1 .452 108
19 Dupuy -- MLI CTXL D .347 52 121 42
20 James Stewart -- TUL WA D .347 61 190 66
21 Yancy Davis 24 MOL IIIL B .346 136 492 170 27 14 7 .500 246
22 Baby Doll Jacobson 25 LRK SOUA A .346 139 508 176 28 15 6 .496 252
23 Cristobal Torriente 22 INDP Non .346 58 237 205 37 71 12 2 2 43 7 28 .425 .454 .879 93 4
24 Howie Gregory 29 LIN,SLC WL,PCL A,AA .345 58 148 51 8 4 1 .473 70
25 Edson Johnson -- BTE NWES B .345 112 466 161
26 Walter Holke 23 ROC IL AA .344 122 477 164 16 5 2 .411 196
27 Ray Miller 28 OMA WL A .344 151 570 196 45 8 10 .504 287
28 Red Smyth 25 MTL IL AA .344 114 436 150 18 3 3 .420 183
29 Beals Becker 29 KCY AA AA .343 153 508 174 33 2 15 .504 256
30 Ray Spencer -- DAY CENL B .343 128 495 170
31 Frank Warfield 19 INDP Non .343 27 120 105 18 36 6 2 0 14 17 9 .395 .438 .833 46 6
32 Roy Grover 24 BTE NWES B .342 126 517 177
33 Rebel Oakes 32 DEN WL A .342 152 599 205 18 8 1 .404 242
34 Carson Bigbee 21 TAC NWES B .340 111 427 145
35 Grover Gilmore -- SXC WL A .340 130 538 183 39 17 2 .487 262
36 Bert Graham 30 DAV IIIL B .340 134 476 162
37 Elmer Johnson 32 LIN WL A .338 103 311 105 23 3 13 .556 173
38 Elmer Miller 25 BLT IL AA .338 79 308 104 20 8 9 .542 167
39 Dutch Hoffman 25 BTE NWES B .337 81 309 104
40 Jacob Jennis 29 BDF ISLG D .337 51 169 57
41 William Rumler 25 LRK SOUA A .337 75 249 84 10 5 8 .514 128
42 Shaw -- ROM GAAL D .337 67 264 89
43 Buck Thrasher 26 ATA SOUA A .337 103 383 129 24 8 5 .480 184
44 D J Cass -- DMO WL A .336 28 116 39 6 1 1 .431 50
45 Pop Lloyd 32 INDP Non .336 62 248 223 38 75 9 2 1 34 6 20 .391 .408 .799 91 5
46 Clyde Barnhart 20 FDK BLRI D .335 61 230 77
47 Ernie Krueger 25 OMA WL A .335 112 379 127 36 4 12 .546 207
48 Hack Miller 22 WPG NORL C .335 123 448 150 25 11 10 .507 227
49 George Watson -- SXC WL A .335 151 591 198 28 15 0 .433 256
50 George Shestak -- DEN WL A .334 112 365 122 19 8 4 .463 169
51 Clarence Bittle 27 WAC TL B .333 138 556 185 22 4 4 .408 227
52 Jenkins -- GFN GAAL D .333 37 126 42
53 Pat Maloney 28 WCS EL B .333 121 454 151
54 Thomas Miller 32 GRR CENL B .333 130 483 161
55 Roy Sherer -- QUI IIIL B .333 134 514 171
56 George Shively 23 INDP Non .333 40 165 150 34 50 7 2 0 13 19 12 .383 .407 .789 61 3
57 Lee Strait -- SCR NYSL B .333 117 403 134
58 E. Swan -- MOU,EUF DIXL D .333 52 183 61 9 0 1 .399 73
59 Eddie Hooper -- CBG BLRI D .332 96 340 113
60 Rod Murphy 23 VAN,OLD NWES,PCL B,AA .332 174 699 232 27 5 5 .406 284
61 Charles Jackson -- PEO IIIL B .331 36 127 42
62 Wofford -- CLM SALL C .331 63 236 78
63 Wray Query -- DNI WA D .330 91 291 96
64 Jack Calvo 22 VAN,SFR NWES,PCL B,AA .329 154 586 193 9 1 1 .118 69
65 Jack Calvo 22 INDP Non .329 154 586 193 9 1 1 .118 69
66 Les Channell 30 BFL IL AA .329 128 465 153 27 4 6 .443 206
67 Johnny Johnston 26 BMT TL B .329 138 431 142 25 2 4 .425 183
68 Joe Mathes 24 TER,SYR CENL,NYSL B .329 89 319 105
69 Wade Reynolds -- ANN GAAL D .329 65 222 73
70 Steve Yerkes 28 ATA SOUA A .329 88 298 98 20 4 3 .453 135
71 Pat Duncan 22 GRR CENL B .328 124 451 148 28 3 4 .430 194
72 Robert Schuyler -- MOU DIXL D .328 54 183 60 7 3 2 .432 79
73 P. Trammell -- TEM CTXL D .328 53 186 61
74 Sam Bennett 32 INDP Non .327 30 123 107 19 35 11 1 1 15 1 13 .400 .477 .877 51 3
75 John Honig 19 WSM NCSL D .327 114 428 140
76 Verne Clemons 24 STP AA AA .326 110 304 99 17 4 2 .428 130
77 Ernie Walker 25 LRK SOUA A .326 58 172 56 13 4 1 .465 80
78 Bill Bankston 23 RMD IL AA .325 140 511 166 23 10 3 .427 218
79 Albert Bernsen 24 SHV TL B .325 67 252 82 10 3 3 .425 107
80 Ernie Burke -- AVL NCSL D .325 101 360 117
81 Hob Hiller 23 WSM NCSL D .325 108 446 145
82 George Jackson 34 BFL IL AA .325 116 449 146 34 9 2 .454 204
83 Tony DeFate 21 TPK WL A .324 64 219 71 16 6 2 .479 105
84 Vern Duncan 26 RAL,STP NCSL,AA D,AA .324 121 435 141 3 1 1 .078 34
85 Alfred Ellis -- FMH NORL C .324 116 414 134
86 Red McKee 25 TTO IL AA .324 44 139 45 5 1 3 .439 61
87 Ross Eldred 23 SLE,SLC NWES,PCL B,AA .323 111 372 120 21 10 8 .497 185
88 Chick Knaupp 23 SHV TL B .323 135 483 156 32 6 5 .445 215
89 Bud Weiser 25 NLO EL B .323 119 437 141
90 Warren Adams -- FSM,WPG WA,NORL D,C .322 235 836 269
91 Oscar Charleston 19 INDP Non .322 32 137 118 25 38 1 3 0 13 7 14 .394 .381 .775 45 5
92 Coutts -- JBG ISLG D .322 42 152 49
93 Roy Hartzell 34 BLT IL AA .322 47 177 57 7 7 2 .475 84
94 Doc Shanley 27 CDR CENA D .322 101 382 123
95 Paul Smith 28 MTL IL AA .322 107 419 135 14 4 4 .403 169
96 Ike Wolfer 23 TAC,SPO NWES B .322 89 292 94
97 Sylvester Breen 29 RFD IIIL B .321 115 439 141
98 Manuel Cueto 24 PTH VIRL C .321 120 393 126
99 Dolly Gray 25 WCH WL A .321 108 371 119 17 4 3 .412 153
100 Tim Hendryx 25 RMD IL AA .321 135 489 157 29 6 5 .436 213

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