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Major League Fielding Leaders

Putouts
1. PippNYY 1,667
2. DaubertCIN 1,652
3. KellyNYG 1,642
4. LesliePHI 1,517
5. SheelyCHW 1,512
Assists
1. BancroftNYG 579
2. ParkinsonPHI 562
3. ScottNYY 538
4. PeckinpaughWSH 527
5. MaranvillePIT 512
Errors Committed
1. BancroftNYG 62
2. SewellCLE 52
3. RigneyDET 50
4. GerberSLB 47
CaveneyCIN 47
Def. Games as C
1. SchalkCHW 142
2. PerkinsPHA 141
3. SevereidSLB 133
4. O'NeillCLE 130
5. O'FarrellCHC 125
Putouts as C
1. SchalkCHW 591
2. SevereidSLB 552
3. SchangNYY 456
4. O'NeillCLE 450
5. O'FarrellCHC 446
Assists as C
1. SchalkCHW 150
2. O'FarrellCHC 143
3. PerkinsPHA 130
4. SevereidSLB 123
5. O'NeillCLE 116
Errors Committed as C
1. AinsmithSTL 20
2. O'NeillCLE 15
BrownCAG 15
GoochPIT 15
5. O'FarrellCHC 14
SchangNYY 14
Double Plays Turned as C
1. O'FarrellCHC 22
2. RuelBOS 17
3. SchalkCHW 15
4. AinsmithSTL 14
5. HenlinePHI 13
SchangNYY 13
Passed Balls
1. O'NeillCLE 17
2. PerkinsPHA 14
3. SchangNYY 11
SmithNYG 11
DuncanKCM 11
Stolen Bases Allowed as C
1. HenlinePHI 78
2. BasslerDET 73
3. RuelBOS 67
4. PerkinsPHA 65
5. O'NeillCLE 64
Caught Stealing as C
1. O'FarrellCHC 83
2. SevereidSLB 70
3. SchalkCHW 66
4. SchangNYY 63
5. PerkinsPHA 60
Caught Stealing %
1. O'FarrellCHC 65.9
2. SevereidSLB 56.5
3. WingoCIN 55.3
4. AinsmithSTL 55.0
5. O'NeilBSN 54.9
Def. Games as 1B
1. DaubertCIN 156
2. GrimmPIT 154
3. PippNYY 152
4. KellyNYG 151
5. SheelyCHW 149
Putouts as 1B
1. PippNYY 1,667
2. DaubertCIN 1,652
3. KellyNYG 1,642
4. LesliePHI 1,517
5. SheelyCHW 1,512
Assists as 1B
1. SislerSLB 125
2. KellyNYG 103
SheelyCHW 103
4. JudgeWSH 101
5. BlueDET 95
Errors Committed as 1B
1. BurnsBOS 20
GrantCAG 20
3. GrimesCHC 19
HawkinsKCM 19
5. FournierSTL 18
Double Plays Turned as 1B
1. JudgeWSH 135
2. DaubertCIN 127
3. KellyNYG 123
4. SislerSLB 119
5. SheelyCHW 114
Def. Games as 2B
1. CollinsCHW 154
HornsbySTL 154
PrattBOS 154
HarrisWSH 154
5. McManusSLB 153
Putouts as 2B
1. HarrisWSH 483
2. CollinsCHW 406
3. HornsbySTL 398
McManusSLB 398
5. PrattBOS 362
Assists as 2B
1. ParkinsonPHI 562
2. WardNYY 489
3. PrattBOS 484
4. HarrisWSH 483
5. HornsbySTL 473
Errors Committed as 2B
1. ParkinsonPHI 34
2. McManusSLB 32
3. HornsbySTL 30
PrattBOS 30
HarrisWSH 30
Double Plays Turned as 2B
1. HarrisWSH 119
2. McManusSLB 102
3. PrattBOS 83
4. CollinsCHW 81
HornsbySTL 81
Def. Games as 3B
1. PinelliCIN 156
2. StockSTL 149
3. DykesPHA 141
4. HighBRO 130
5. GardnerCLE 128
Putouts as 3B
1. PinelliCIN 204
2. DykesPHA 186
3. StockSTL 172
4. JonesDET 161
5. TraynorPIT 147
Assists as 3B
1. PinelliCIN 350
2. DykesPHA 295
3. JonesDET 267
4. Dugan2TM 260
5. GardnerCLE 259
Errors Committed as 3B
1. PinelliCIN 32
2. DykesPHA 28
3. StockSTL 22
4. KrugCHC 21
TraynorPIT 21
Double Plays Turned as 3B
1. GardnerCLE 27
2. GrohNYG 25
3. EllerbeSLB 23
HighBRO 23
5. StockSTL 22
Dugan2TM 22
JonesDET 22
Def. Games as SS
1. BancroftNYG 156
2. GallowayPHA 155
RigneyDET 155
4. ScottNYY 154
5. GerberSLB 153
Putouts as SS
1. BancroftNYG 405
2. MaranvillePIT 359
3. HollocherCHC 332
4. GerberSLB 322
5. GallowayPHA 321
Assists as SS
1. BancroftNYG 579
2. ScottNYY 538
3. PeckinpaughWSH 527
4. HollocherCHC 502
5. GallowayPHA 493
RigneyDET 493
Errors Committed as SS
1. BancroftNYG 62
2. RigneyDET 50
3. SewellCLE 49
4. GerberSLB 47
CaveneyCIN 47
Double Plays Turned as SS
1. PeckinpaughWSH 95
2. GerberSLB 93
BancroftNYG 93
4. HollocherCHC 89
5. JohnsonCHW 84
Def. Games as LF (s.1901)
1. MeuselNYG 154
VeachDET 154
3. WheatBRO 152
4. DuncanCIN 151
5. BigbeePIT 147
Putouts as LF (s.1901)
1. VeachDET 366
2. BigbeePIT 341
3. WilliamsSLB 339
4. WheatBRO 312
5. DuncanCIN 310
Assists as LF (s.1901)
1. BigbeePIT 28
2. WalkerPHA 17
3. WilliamsSLB 16
VeachDET 16
DuncanCIN 16
Errors Committed as LF (s.1901)
1. BigbeePIT 18
2. GoslinWSH 14
3. McNairKCM 12
4. WalkerPHA 11
MillerCHC 11
DuncanCIN 11
McHenrySTL 11
Double Plays Turned as LF (s.1901)
1. BigbeePIT 7
2. DuncanCIN 5
3. WalkerPHA 4
JamiesonCLE 4
5. FalkCHW 3
MenoskyBOS 3
MillerCHC 3
VeachDET 3
SmithWSH 3
McHenrySTL 3
LeePHI 3
Def. Games as CF (s.1901)
1. RiceWSH 154
2. MyersBRO 152
CareyPIT 152
4. WilliamsPHI 150
5. PowellBSN 136
Putouts as CF (s.1901)
1. CareyPIT 441
2. MyersBRO 392
3. PowellBSN 379
4. WilliamsPHI 378
5. RiceWSH 377
Assists as CF (s.1901)
1. RiceWSH 23
2. PowellBSN 19
MyersBRO 19
WilliamsPHI 19
5. CareyPIT 17
Errors Committed as CF (s.1901)
1. RiceWSH 21
2. CareyPIT 15
3. StatzCHC 14
4. JacobsonSLB 13
5. MostilCHW 12
Double Plays Turned as CF (s.1901)
1. SpeakerCLE 7
2. DrekeCSW 5
3. StatzCHC 4
RiceWSH 4
CareyPIT 4
CharlestonABC 4
Def. Games as RF (s.1901)
1. HooperCHW 149
2. YoungsNYG 147
WalkerPHI 147
4. TobinSLB 145
5. WoodCLE 138
Putouts as RF (s.1901)
1. WalkerPHI 291
2. HooperCHW 284
3. YoungsNYG 276
4. WoodCLE 239
5. TobinSLB 217
Assists as RF (s.1901)
1. YoungsNYG 28
2. WalkerPHI 24
3. HooperCHW 20
4. WoodCLE 18
5. WelchPHA 14
TobinSLB 14
HarperCIN 14
Errors Committed as RF (s.1901)
1. YoungsNYG 19
2. TobinSLB 16
3. WalkerPHI 15
4. HooperCHW 12
5. WoodCLE 11
HarperCIN 11
Double Plays Turned as RF (s.1901)
1. HooperCHW 8
WalkerPHI 8
3. YoungsNYG 6
4. WoodCLE 5
5. Smith2TM 4
GriffithBRO 4
TobinSLB 4
FribergCHC 4
Def. Games as OF
1. BurnsCIN 156
2. CareyPIT 155
3. VeachDET 154
RiceWSH 154
MeuselNYG 154
Putouts as OF
1. CareyPIT 449
2. MyersBRO 399
3. RiceWSH 387
4. BurnsCIN 386
5. PowellBSN 377
Assists as OF
1. YoungsNYG 28
2. BigbeePIT 27
3. WalkerPHI 24
MeuselNYY 24
5. RiceWSH 23
Errors Committed as OF
1. RiceWSH 21
2. YoungsNYG 19
3. BigbeePIT 17
4. GoslinWSH 15
CareyPIT 15
WalkerPHA 15
WalkerPHI 15
SmithSTL 15
TobinSLB 15
Double Plays Turned as OF
1. HooperCHW 8
WalkerPHI 8
3. SpeakerCLE 7
4. YoungsNYG 6
5. DrekeCSW 5
BigbeePIT 5
WoodCLE 5
Def. Games as P
1. NorthSTL 53
2. RommelPHA 51
3. UhleCLE 50
4. ShockerSLB 48
5. HarrissPHA 47
SherdelSTL 47
Putouts as P
1. ShockerSLB 33
2. UhleCLE 16
CollinsBOS 16
BushNYY 16
5. KaufmannCHC 14
VangilderSLB 14
CoveleskiCLE 14
NehfNYG 14
Assists as P
1. MaysNYY 94
FaberCHW 94
3. RommelPHA 92
4. QuinnBOS 89
5. PilletteDET 82
Errors Committed as P
1. McQuillan2TM 9
2. HastyPHA 7
3. MogridgeWSH 6
GrimesBRO 6
5. MaysNYY 5
JohnstonCTS 5
KarrBOS 5
UhleCLE 5
BranhamCTS 5
RommelPHA 5
WhitworthCAG 5
FrancisWSH 5
SherdelSTL 5
Range Factor/9Inn as C
1. BrownCAG 7.37
2. DuncanKCM 7.26
3. PetwayDS 7.15
4. KennardSLS 7.10
5. BarnesCTS 6.92
Range Factor/Game as C
1. DuncanKCM 7.06
2. BrownCAG 6.95
3. KennardSLS 6.35
4. PetwayDS 6.22
5. BarnesCTS 6.05
Fielding % as C
1. SchalkCHW .989
2. PetwayDS .987
3. PerkinsPHA .984
4. DuncanKCM .984
5. SevereidSLB .984
Range Factor/9Inn as 1B
1. HawkinsKCM 12.28
2. LesliePHI 11.71
3. KellyNYG 11.62
4. PippNYY 11.58
5. BonnerCTS 11.54
Range Factor/Game as 1B
1. HawkinsKCM 11.79
2. KellyNYG 11.56
3. PippNYY 11.55
4. LesliePHI 11.37
5. BlueDET 11.12
Fielding % as 1B
1. McInnisCLE .997
2. JudgeWSH .996
3. DaubertCIN .994
4. GrimmPIT .994
5. PippNYY .993
Range Factor/9Inn as 2B
1. ParkinsonPHI 6.49
2. HarrisWSH 6.42
3. BohneCIN 6.13
4. TerryCHC 6.02
5. CutshawDET 5.95
Range Factor/Game as 2B
1. ParkinsonPHI 6.37
2. HarrisWSH 6.27
3. TerryCHC 5.92
4. BohneCIN 5.92
5. HornsbySTL 5.66
Fielding % as 2B
1. CollinsCHW .976
2. WardNYY .974
3. CutshawDET .972
4. HarrisWSH .970
5. HornsbySTL .967
Range Factor/9Inn as 3B
1. EllerbeSLB 3.98
2. JonesDET 3.77
3. PinelliCIN 3.61
4. MulliganCHW 3.51
5. DykesPHA 3.50
Range Factor/Game as 3B
1. EllerbeSLB 3.97
2. JonesDET 3.60
3. MulliganCHW 3.56
4. PinelliCIN 3.55
5. DykesPHA 3.41
Fielding % as 3B
1. GrohNYG .965
2. JonesDET .962
3. HighBRO .958
4. BlackmonABC .955
5. Dugan2TM .954
Range Factor/9Inn as SS
1. BancroftNYG 6.43
2. MaranvillePIT 5.97
3. LavanSTL 5.91
4. FordBSN 5.87
5. FletcherPHI 5.86
Range Factor/Game as SS
1. BancroftNYG 6.31
2. MaranvillePIT 5.88
3. MooreKCM 5.74
4. FordBSN 5.69
5. CaveneyCIN 5.59
Fielding % as SS
1. ScottNYY .966
2. HollocherCHC .965
3. MaranvillePIT .961
4. FordBSN .953
5. GallowayPHA .952
Range Factor/9Inn as LF (s.1948)
1. LyonsCAG 2.20
2. GuerraCSW 1.92
3. WashingtonABC 1.76
4. SmithDS 1.73
5. McNairKCM 1.62
Range Factor/Game as LF (s.1901)
1. MenoskyBOS 2.69
2. WilliamsSLB 2.59
3. BigbeePIT 2.51
4. VeachDET 2.48
5. GoslinWSH 2.34
Fielding % as LF (s.1901)
1. WheatBRO .988
2. VeachDET .982
3. MeuselNYG .980
4. JamiesonCLE .979
5. WilliamsSLB .975
Range Factor/9Inn as CF (s.1948)
1. DrekeCSW 3.01
2. CharlestonABC 2.58
3. Gray2TM 2.57
4. ThomasDS 2.39
5. LeonardCTS 2.07
Range Factor/Game as CF (s.1901)
1. CareyPIT 3.01
2. PowellBSN 2.93
3. StatzCHC 2.89
4. DrekeCSW 2.81
5. MostilCHW 2.77
Fielding % as CF (s.1901)
1. SpeakerCLE .983
2. WittNYY .982
3. PowellBSN .980
4. CobbDET .980
5. TorrienteCAG .979
Range Factor/9Inn as RF (s.1948)
1. HollowayABC 1.87
2. GardnerCAG 1.84
3. JonesDS 1.55
4. JohnsonKCM 1.49
5. VillaCSW 1.45
Range Factor/Game as RF (s.1901)
1. GriffithBRO 2.16
2. WalkerPHI 2.14
3. HarperCIN 2.13
4. YoungsNYG 2.07
5. HooperCHW 2.04
Fielding % as RF (s.1901)
1. HollowayABC .984
2. BrowerWSH .982
3. GardnerCAG .968
4. HooperCHW .962
5. WoodCLE .959
Range Factor/9Inn as OF
1. StatzCHC 3.09
2. CareyPIT 3.07
3. PowellBSN 3.05
4. McGowanPHA 2.88
5. MostilCHW 2.83
Range Factor/Game as OF
1. CareyPIT 3.04
2. StatzCHC 2.95
3. PowellBSN 2.90
4. MostilCHW 2.78
5. JacobsonSLB 2.74
Fielding % as OF
1. WheatBRO .991
2. SpeakerCLE .983
3. VeachDET .982
4. PowellBSN .980
5. CobbDET .980
Range Factor/9Inn as P
1. BellSLS 4.50
2. JohnstonCTS 4.17
3. RileCAG 4.00
4. BranhamCTS 3.98
5. WilsonDS 3.96
Range Factor/Game as P
1. BellSLS 3.56
2. CurryKCM 3.28
3. RoganKCM 3.12
4. MaysNYY 3.00
JohnstonCTS 3.00
Fielding % as P
1. BoadaCSW 1.000
PedrosoCSW 1.000
OsborneCHC 1.000
CouchCIN 1.000
CheevesCHC 1.000
ZacharyWSH 1.000
HamiltonPIT 1.000
CrawfordKCM 1.000
CooperPIT 1.000
JohnsonWSH 1.000
NaylorPHA 1.000
AlexanderCHC 1.000
WilsonDS 1.000
VanceBRO 1.000
StrongCTS 1.000
BushNYY 1.000
RuetherBRO 1.000