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1997 Register League Encyclopedia

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League-by-League Batting

RkLgLevTmsBatAgeR/GGPAABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOBAOBPSLGOPSTBGDPHBPSHSFIBB
40American LeagueMajor League1429.14.9322648816078235111642117140973982477105921491723796214617.271.340.428.768334951795676547740540
41National LeagueMajor League1428.74.602268873537720310440203003907485216398761817841770415320.263.333.410.7443166616457731030643629
11American AssociationAAA826.04.611148431653833652871006119352191158491775345538667426.262.333.415.74815908929334301328176
12International LeagueAAA1026.34.8014145312246738678512331251731013126266102055850949562.264.340.415.755194041091472433385229
13Mexican LeagueAAA160.04.301894718146230381481701226434577897337105077671677794.273.351.368.7192293619605911235518596
14Pacific Coast LeagueAAA1026.65.7714165509848569816514255306641914687609100852451949237.293.365.465.830225631171523405407277
8Eastern LeagueAA1023.95.0614185396547186717012583234127714096603104865652529564.267.345.418.76319705997606537384219
9Southern LeagueAA1024.45.3913865350646999747712912254835612876795103864251469170.275.351.426.777200331066567378416223
10Texas LeagueAA824.05.23111442044370925830103612039313894534188651538276762.279.350.423.77415708864405382338130
3California LeagueAdv A1023.05.32140254777480057454128662653453121566821376828523010771.268.346.418.76420070910730429383174
4Carolina LeagueAdv A822.44.78111642251370175329945519852518804830106954840978184.255.335.394.72914582761466366305192
5Florida State LeagueAdv A1422.64.581924718536375988201658130914721182781721121165620812688.260.330.379.709241621193763550573250
1Midwest LeagueA1421.64.871906722436340992801643131505341228819219441006684013964.259.337.384.721243331350913554527263
2South Atlantic LeagueA1421.54.551962731516509889291641731204571246797723671055607814866.252.322.372.693241891109843596536147
6New York-Pennsylvania LeagueShort-Season A1421.14.76104839345348454987890216012865094284113053533617747.255.328.362.69012602653553273313112
7Northwest LeagueShort-Season A820.75.916082468921444359357621090204397304087226125695218.269.353.394.747845139132315919483
42Appalachian LeagueRookie1020.26.006822660923366409062611231183576349085336624845771.268.346.410.756958641039417119469
43Arizona LeagueRookie619.06.20334135721162620723097549128123165260421715192683.266.360.367.7274271223235821109
44Gulf Coast LeagueRookie1519.04.2989431930281253831695312062592633090108745129496425.247.325.337.662946655240820923937
45Pioneer LeagueRookie820.26.09574227572003734945629996182428301762235721184320.281.355.413.768827336428913717659
16Australian Baseball LeagueForeign8
17Chinese Professional Baseball LeagueForeign7
18Cuban National SeriesForeign160.0
19Japan Central LeagueForeign628.34.258143126227328345970461190142775329545722028185333.258.331.397.72810845604283641192194
20Japan Eastern LeagueForeign
21Japan Pacific LeagueForeign627.94.288103123127263346672611242155668327065626828384911.266.338.397.73510817590243654233142
22Japan Western LeagueForeign
23Korean Baseball OrganizationForeign8
24Taiwan Major LeagueForeign4
15Arizona Fall LeagueFall6
25Dominican Winter LeagueWinter6
26Mexican Pacific Winter LeagueWinter8
27Puerto Rican Winter LeagueWinter6
28Venezuelan Winter LeagueWinter8
47Hawaii Winter LeagueWinter4
29Dominican Summer LeagueForeign Rookie29
30Mexican Academy LeagueForeign Rookie
31Venezuelan Summer LeagueForeign Rookie6
46Florida Instructional LeagueWinter Rookie
32Big South LeagueIndependent424.05.63242921777791362210133941163114131915711311538.270.368.387.75530111401201078029
33Frontier LeagueIndependent823.05.836382522421699372260981143155471333081329026844212.281.366.413.7808964410370248223121
34Heartland LeagueIndependent823.75.13566216491887029055051910114384256355725620163558.268.346.389.735734131533625017748
35Northeast LeagueIndependent825.15.276662550522589350963281117220400313769325920984314.280.347.402.7499085371321294203100
36Northern LeagueIndependent826.05.956702678223404398866031286156667361879029026574615.282.360.436.79610202495331168222107
37Prairie LeagueIndependent825.65.9550419839173123001485985271497262058520619523358.281.360.424.784734437926615715279
38Texas-Louisiana LeagueIndependent626.06.375282083818074336455341063153490302579331421552777.306.384.463.8478373400255141213113
39Western LeagueIndependent825.55.807202861625067417471091324158662380081938626764829.284.359.428.7871073545639722724981

League-by-League Pitching

RkLgLevTmsPAgeR/GWLW-L%ERAGGSGFCGSHOSVIPHRERHRBBIBBSOHBPBKWPBFWHIPH9HR9BB9SO9SO/W
40American LeagueMajor League1428.84.9411221142.4964.562264226421411239856820198.1212811117710242246878595461444068076785881441.4439.51.13.56.41.84
41National LeagueMajor League1428.14.6011441124.5044.2022682268212514311357120255.2201901042794532172780762315497769112697873971.3829.01.03.56.91.99
11American AssociationAAA826.64.61574574.5004.2111481148106583662769991.1100615287466911583866176742633472500431761.3949.11.03.56.71.92
12International LeagueAAA1026.14.80707707.5004.39141414141322928536112207.0123316785595613125094229956247283610531321.4279.11.03.87.01.88
13Mexican LeagueAAA164.30947947.5003.761894189416532417441316474.01701281486889789716759677945911477571.4689.30.43.94.31.09
14Pacific Coast LeagueAAA1026.75.77708708.5005.36141614161351654634012191.0142558165725914685194277923752386703551031.59510.51.13.86.81.78
8Eastern LeagueAA1024.05.06709709.5004.46141814181335836634312297.11258371706090140952522199564606103705539831.4509.21.03.87.01.82
9Southern LeagueAA1024.05.39692692.5004.78138613861325615135312032.11291274776390128751462239170567101821535161.5019.71.03.86.91.78
10Texas LeagueAA824.15.23557557.5004.7111141114103975442579513.0103615830497889438271306762405109613420581.4919.80.83.66.41.77
3California LeagueAdv A1022.95.32701701.5004.53140214021364386834912427.0128667454625012155230174107717301431003547881.4569.30.93.87.82.06
4Carolina LeagueAdv A822.44.78558558.5004.1611161116107442582899711.19455532944898804097192818446683603422601.3958.80.83.87.62.00
5Florida State LeagueAdv A1422.44.58962962.5003.9119241924176615812543316654.0165818820722911826208250126887632291084718741.3689.00.63.46.92.04
1Midwest LeagueA1421.44.87953953.5004.1419061906179611010642116506.0164319280760012286840263139649132791314722581.4109.00.73.77.62.04
2South Atlantic LeagueA1421.34.55980980.5003.861962196218699312448717074.0164178929732212466078147148668431561186731871.3188.70.73.27.82.45
6New York-Pennsylvania LeagueShort-Season A1420.94.76524524.5003.8810481048100345612469040.189024987389450933611127747553151711393671.3568.90.53.37.72.31
7Northwest LeagueShort-Season A821.05.91304304.5004.636086086035141355412.15762359327823972569835218323118577247031.5399.60.74.38.72.03
42Appalachian LeagueRookie1020.26.00341341.5004.8968268266715311295894.16261409032005762484695771394127621266191.4849.60.93.88.82.32
43Arizona LeagueRookie619.06.20167167.5004.5333433433317782945.0309720721483123151992683235134335135881.5679.50.44.68.21.77
44Gulf Coast LeagueRookie1519.54.29448448.5003.4889489485440731847368.16953383128452632949376425408203682319381.3448.50.33.67.82.18
45Pioneer LeagueRookie820.46.09287287.5004.8457457454628181184996.1562934942689428211859432028951429227611.55110.10.83.87.82.04
16Australian Baseball LeagueForeign8
17Chinese Professional Baseball LeagueForeign7
18Cuban National SeriesForeign1622.7
19Japan Central LeagueForeign627.44.25405405.5003.8581481473876472027297.07046345931217752818194533328338216312661.3528.71.03.56.61.89
20Japan Eastern LeagueForeign1
21Japan Pacific LeagueForeign628.14.28398398.5003.8881081071199481817245.07261346631276682838142491124317259312331.3949.00.83.56.11.73
22Japan Western LeagueForeign1
23Korean Baseball OrganizationForeign8
24Taiwan Major LeagueForeign4
15Arizona Fall LeagueFall6
25Dominican Winter LeagueWinter6
26Mexican Pacific Winter LeagueWinter8
27Puerto Rican Winter LeagueWinter6
28Venezuelan Winter LeagueWinter8
47Hawaii Winter LeagueWinter4
29Dominican Summer LeagueForeign Rookie29
30Mexican Academy LeagueForeign Rookie1
31Venezuelan Summer LeagueForeign Rookie6
46Florida Instructional LeagueWinter Rookie1
32Big South LeagueIndependent424.55.63121121.5004.922422421905213452012.021011362110016311312915381203217892171.6069.40.75.16.91.36
33Frontier LeagueIndependent822.95.83318318.5004.9063863858157181195530.16098372230104712684121421237047425252281.5889.90.84.46.91.57
34Heartland LeagueIndependent823.85.13283283.5004.3856656647987391024845.0505129052356384201648355833636317216511.4599.40.73.76.61.76
35Northeast LeagueIndependent824.85.27331331.5004.3066666659175321405723.06328350927364002098100431432180362255111.47210.00.63.36.82.06
36Northern LeagueIndependent825.45.95335335.5005.0867067061258201265904.26603398833346672657107461533168416267881.56810.11.04.07.01.74
37Prairie LeagueIndependent825.25.95254254.5005.115045044495518944364.0485930012478497195279335826654347198451.56110.01.04.06.91.72
38Texas-Louisiana LeagueIndependent625.26.37264264.5005.715285284488017784484.25534336428464902155113277725527440208441.71511.11.04.35.61.29
39Western LeagueIndependent825.65.80360360.5004.8672072066357361636349.2710941743430662267681482939736312286301.54110.10.93.86.81.80

League-by-League Fielding

RkLgLevTmsGCGPOAEDPFld%PBSBCSCS%lgCS%POAttendance
40American LeagueMajor League142264605952306215602186.982180153774133%
41National LeagueMajor League142268607672419816772067.981154177182332%
11American AssociationAAA81148299741208611091130.9749075345538%
12International LeagueAAA101414366211488813421333.975130102055835%
13Mexican LeagueAAA161894494222275218802026.975158
14Pacific Coast LeagueAAA101416365731507814321455.973151100852434%
8Eastern LeagueAA101418368921529516491268.969204104865638%
9Southern LeagueAA101386360971489016891300.968166103864238%
10Texas LeagueAA81114285391254713351078.96916588651537%
3California LeagueAdv A101402372811553618061170.967270137682838%
4Carolina LeagueAdv A8111629134119831379923.968173106954834%
5Florida State LeagueAdv A141924499622063424911528.9663832112116536%
1Midwest LeagueA141906495182062526951708.9632831944100634%
2South Atlantic LeagueA141962512222090326611474.9643762367105531%
6New York-Pennsylvania LeagueShort-Season A14104827121110801788878.955226113053532%
7Northwest LeagueShort-Season A86081623766221215495.95027287226123%
42Appalachian LeagueRookie106821768370071361520.94820285336630%
43Arizona LeagueRookie633488353565815289.93812260421726%
44Gulf Coast LeagueRookie158942210592231512694.954238108745129%
45Pioneer LeagueRookie85741498964521193504.94714362235736%
16Australian Baseball LeagueForeign8
17Chinese Professional Baseball LeagueForeign7
18Cuban National SeriesForeign16
19Japan Central LeagueForeign6814479.000
20Japan Eastern LeagueForeign1
21Japan Pacific LeagueForeign6810461.000
22Japan Western LeagueForeign1
23Korean Baseball OrganizationForeign8
24Taiwan Major LeagueForeign4
15Arizona Fall LeagueFall6
25Dominican Winter LeagueWinter6
26Mexican Pacific Winter LeagueWinter8
27Puerto Rican Winter LeagueWinter6
28Venezuelan Winter LeagueWinter8
47Hawaii Winter LeagueWinter4
29Dominican Summer LeagueForeign Rookie29
30Mexican Academy LeagueForeign Rookie1
31Venezuelan Summer LeagueForeign Rookie6
46Florida Instructional LeagueWinter Rookie1
32Big South LeagueIndependent424260362237381172.9564331915733%
33Frontier LeagueIndependent86381659167771006598.95914881329026%448,781
34Heartland LeagueIndependent8566145356047870430.95911255725631%
35Northeast LeagueIndependent8666171697080972503.96117369325927%
36Northern LeagueIndependent8670177147232909612.96511979029027%1,027,513
37Prairie LeagueIndependent8504130925599760456.96115258520626%213,831
38Texas-Louisiana LeagueIndependent6528134545841776512.9619479331428%
39Western LeagueIndependent8720190497880970574.96515481938632%

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