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Major League Fielding Leaders

Putouts
1. TerryNYG 1,575
2. KellyCIN 1,537
3. HurstPHI 1,509
4. BlueSLB 1,491
5. FonsecaCLE 1,486
Assists
1. JacksonNYG 552
2. HornsbyCHC 547
3. MaranvilleBSN 537
4. FordCIN 520
5. MelilloSLB 519
Errors Committed
1. CroninWSH 62
2. CissellCHW 55
3. SchubleDET 47
4. GelbertSTL 46
5. KressSLB 43
Def. Games as C
1. CochranePHA 135
2. DickeyNYY 127
3. SewellCLE 124
4. WilsonSTL 119
5. SpohrerBSN 109
Putouts as C
1. CochranePHA 659
2. DickeyNYY 476
3. SewellCLE 433
4. WilsonSTL 410
5. Taylor2TM 348
Assists as C
1. DickeyNYY 95
2. BergCHW 86
3. SewellCLE 81
4. WilsonSTL 80
5. CochranePHA 77
Errors Committed as C
1. SpohrerBSN 18
SewellCLE 18
3. WilsonSTL 14
EwingHG 14
HemsleyPIT 14
Double Plays Turned as C
1. WilsonSTL 16
2. LerianPHI 13
DickeyNYY 13
4. BergCHW 12
5. SewellCLE 11
Passed Balls
1. SewellCLE 9
CochranePHA 9
PicinichBRO 9
4. SpohrerBSN 7
5. SchulteCHC 6
ClarkeBBS 6
BergCHW 6
SukeforthCIN 6
Stolen Bases Allowed as C
1. PicinichBRO 75
2. CochranePHA 69
3. DickeyNYY 57
4. SewellCLE 55
SpohrerBSN 55
Caught Stealing as C
1. SewellCLE 48
WilsonSTL 48
3. DickeyNYY 44
4. LerianPHI 42
Taylor2TM 42
PicinichBRO 42
Caught Stealing %
1. RuelWSH 58.0
2. Taylor2TM 55.3
3. WilsonSTL 51.1
4. TateWSH 50.0
5. GoochCIN 49.3
Def. Games as 1B
1. AlexanderDET 155
2. SislerBSN 154
HurstPHI 154
GehrigNYY 154
5. TodtBOS 153
Putouts as 1B
1. TerryNYG 1,575
2. KellyCIN 1,537
3. HurstPHI 1,509
4. BlueSLB 1,491
5. FonsecaCLE 1,486
Assists as 1B
1. HurstPHI 112
2. SislerBSN 111
TerryNYG 111
4. FonsecaCLE 107
5. KellyCIN 103
Errors Committed as 1B
1. SislerBSN 28
2. HurstPHI 24
3. AlexanderDET 18
4. BissonetteBRO 15
5. TodtBOS 14
Double Plays Turned as 1B
1. TerryNYG 146
2. FonsecaCLE 141
3. GehrigNYY 135
4. SislerBSN 131
5. AlexanderDET 129
Def. Games as 2B
1. HornsbyCHC 156
2. GehringerDET 154
3. ThompsonPHI 148
4. LazzeriNYY 147
5. MelilloSLB 141
Putouts as 2B
1. GehringerDET 404
2. ThompsonPHI 395
3. LazzeriNYY 368
4. MelilloSLB 342
5. MaguireBSN 334
Assists as 2B
1. HornsbyCHC 547
2. MelilloSLB 519
3. ThompsonPHI 512
4. GehringerDET 501
5. LazzeriNYY 467
Errors Committed as 2B
1. ThompsonPHI 33
2. JacksonHIL 29
3. LazzeriNYY 27
4. MelilloSLB 24
5. HornsbyCHC 23
GehringerDET 23
WarfieldBBS 23
KerrCHW 23
MaguireBSN 23
Double Plays Turned as 2B
1. HornsbyCHC 106
2. ThompsonPHI 103
3. LazzeriNYY 102
4. MelilloSLB 98
5. MaguireBSN 94
Def. Games as 3B
1. WhitneyPHI 154
2. SewellCLE 152
3. O'RourkeSLB 151
4. McManusDET 150
5. KammCHW 145
Putouts as 3B
1. KammCHW 221
2. McManusDET 206
3. O'RourkeSLB 171
4. WhitneyPHI 168
5. SewellCLE 163
Assists as 3B
1. SewellCLE 336
2. WhitneyPHI 333
3. McManusDET 289
4. GilbertBRO 271
5. KammCHW 270
Errors Committed as 3B
1. ReevesBOS 38
2. O'RourkeSLB 25
3. McMillanCHC 21
4. TraynorPIT 20
5. GilbertBRO 19
Double Plays Turned as 3B
1. O'RourkeSLB 30
2. McManusDET 29
WhitneyPHI 29
4. SewellCLE 28
5. KammCHW 27
ReevesBOS 27
Def. Games as SS
1. CissellCHW 152
2. JacksonNYG 149
3. GelbertSTL 146
KressSLB 146
5. MaranvilleBSN 145
Putouts as SS
1. CissellCHW 357
2. GelbertSTL 338
3. EnglishCHC 332
4. JacksonNYG 329
5. MaranvilleBSN 319
Assists as SS
1. JacksonNYG 552
2. MaranvilleBSN 536
3. GelbertSTL 499
4. EnglishCHC 497
5. CroninWSH 459
CissellCHW 459
Errors Committed as SS
1. CroninWSH 62
2. CissellCHW 55
3. SchubleDET 46
GelbertSTL 46
5. KressSLB 43
Double Plays Turned as SS
1. JacksonNYG 110
2. EnglishCHC 107
3. MaranvilleBSN 104
4. GelbertSTL 95
5. KressSLB 94
Def. Games as LF (s.1901)
1. SimmonsPHA 142
GoslinWSH 142
3. ManushSLB 141
4. O'DoulPHI 138
5. ScarrittBOS 136
Putouts as LF (s.1901)
1. SimmonsPHA 353
2. ManushSLB 270
3. BresslerBRO 257
4. MetzlerCHW 254
5. HafeySTL 251
Assists as LF (s.1901)
1. SimmonsPHA 19
2. MetzlerCHW 18
3. ScarrittBOS 15
4. O'DoulPHI 13
JohnsonDET 13
Errors Committed as LF (s.1901)
1. JohnsonDET 22
2. ScarrittBOS 20
3. BresslerBRO 14
4. MetzlerCHW 13
5. DallardHIL 12
Double Plays Turned as LF (s.1901)
1. ScarrittBOS 6
2. O'DoulPHI 5
3. MetzlerCHW 4
StephensonCHC 4
5. ComoroskyPIT 3
ManushSLB 3
Def. Games as CF (s.1901)
1. AverillCLE 152
2. WanerPIT 151
3. WilsonCHC 150
DouthitSTL 150
5. FrederickBRO 143
Putouts as CF (s.1901)
1. WanerPIT 426
2. FrederickBRO 409
DouthitSTL 409
4. AverillCLE 383
5. HaasPHA 372
Assists as CF (s.1901)
1. WestWSH 24
2. WanerPIT 23
3. RoushNYG 16
4. RiceDET 14
5. FrederickBRO 13
Errors Committed as CF (s.1901)
1. AverillCLE 15
RiceDET 15
3. CombsNYY 13
4. WilsonCHC 12
DouthitSTL 12
Double Plays Turned as CF (s.1901)
1. WestWSH 8
2. WanerPIT 6
RiceDET 6
4. CombsNYY 5
RoushNYG 5
Def. Games as RF (s.1901)
1. OttNYG 148
2. RiceWSH 147
3. WanerPIT 141
HermanBRO 141
5. WalkerCIN 138
Putouts as RF (s.1901)
1. OttNYG 324
2. WanerPIT 309
3. WalkerCIN 289
4. MillerPHA 288
5. RichbourgBSN 256
Assists as RF (s.1901)
1. OttNYG 26
2. RiceWSH 19
3. HollowayHIL 17
4. BarrettBOS 16
5. CuylerCHC 14
WanerPIT 14
Errors Committed as RF (s.1901)
1. HermanBRO 16
2. HollowayHIL 15
3. MorganCLE 11
4. WalkerCIN 10
MillerPHA 10
RichbourgBSN 10
OttNYG 10
FalkCLE 10
ReynoldsCHW 10
Double Plays Turned as RF (s.1901)
1. OttNYG 11
2. CuylerCHC 7
3. RiceWSH 5
OrsattiSTL 5
5. BarrettBOS 4
MillerPHA 4
McGowanSLB 4
WanerPIT 4
ReynoldsCHW 4
HermanBRO 4
Def. Games as OF
1. O'DoulPHI 154
2. AverillCLE 152
3. WanerPIT 151
4. WilsonCHC 150
DouthitSTL 150
Putouts as OF
1. WanerPIT 450
2. DouthitSTL 442
3. FrederickBRO 410
4. AllenCIN 393
5. AverillCLE 383
Assists as OF
1. OttNYG 26
2. JohnsonDET 25
WestWSH 25
4. WanerPIT 22
5. RiceWSH 20
Errors Committed as OF
1. JohnsonDET 31
2. ScarrittBOS 19
3. HollowayHIL 16
HermanBRO 16
5. RiceDET 15
ReynoldsCHW 15
Double Plays Turned as OF
1. OttNYG 12
2. WestWSH 8
3. CuylerCHC 6
ScarrittBOS 6
RiceDET 6
WanerPIT 6
Def. Games as P
1. BushCHC 50
2. MarberryWSH 49
WilloughbyPHI 49
4. EarnshawPHA 44
5. CollinsPHI 43
FerrellCLE 43
GraySLB 43
SweetlandPHI 43
RootCHC 43
Putouts as P
1. HudlinCLE 24
2. LyonsCHW 21
3. HubbellNYG 16
4. BlaeholderSLB 15
RussellBOS 15
MarberryWSH 15
WhitehillDET 15
MillerCLE 15
Assists as P
1. HudlinCLE 88
2. HubbellNYG 76
WilloughbyPHI 76
4. BlaeholderSLB 74
5. FitzsimmonsNYG 70
Errors Committed as P
1. HendersonAC 8
Ryan2TM 8
3. EarnshawPHA 6
4. MillerCLE 5
Britt2TM 5
CarrollDET 5
LyonsCHW 5
HudlinCLE 5
YokelyBBS 5
McClureAC 5
Range Factor/9Inn as C
1. EwingHG 6.32
2. CochranePHA 5.77
3. MackeyHIL 5.74
4. JonesAC 5.68
5. DeBerryBRO 5.66
Range Factor/Game as C
1. EwingHG 5.85
2. CochranePHA 5.45
3. LewisHIL 5.09
4. MackeyHIL 5.08
5. DeBerryBRO 5.00
Fielding % as C
1. SchangSLB .988
2. LerianPHI .986
3. CochranePHA .983
4. BergCHW .982
5. HargreavesPIT .981
Range Factor/9Inn as 1B
1. KellyCIN 11.48
2. LloydNLG 11.32
3. Hudspeth2TM 11.32
4. TerryNYG 11.32
5. PérezCSE 11.10
Range Factor/Game as 1B
1. TerryNYG 11.32
2. KellyCIN 11.16
3. GrimmCHC 10.85
4. FonsecaCLE 10.84
5. Hudspeth2TM 10.78
Fielding % as 1B
1. SheelyPIT .996
2. JudgeWSH .996
3. FoxxPHA .995
4. FonsecaCLE .995
5. GehrigNYY .994
Range Factor/9Inn as 2B
1. KerrCHW 6.71
2. MelilloSLB 6.45
3. CohenNYG 6.33
4. ThompsonPHI 6.31
5. DayAC 6.30
Range Factor/Game as 2B
1. KerrCHW 6.28
2. ThompsonPHI 6.13
3. MelilloSLB 6.11
4. WarfieldBBS 5.95
5. GehringerDET 5.88
Fielding % as 2B
1. GehringerDET .975
2. CritzCIN .974
3. HornsbyCHC .973
4. MelilloSLB .973
5. MaguireBSN .971
Range Factor/9Inn as 3B
1. KammCHW 3.44
2. McManusDET 3.38
3. WhitneyPHI 3.35
4. SewellCLE 3.34
5. ReevesBOS 3.34
Range Factor/Game as 3B
1. KammCHW 3.39
2. McManusDET 3.30
3. SewellCLE 3.28
4. WhitneyPHI 3.25
5. LindstromNYG 3.06
Fielding % as 3B
1. KammCHW .978
2. SewellCLE .975
3. McManusDET .972
4. HighSTL .967
5. WhitneyPHI .967
Range Factor/9Inn as SS
1. TavenerCLE 6.26
2. MaranvilleBSN 6.12
3. GelbertSTL 5.95
4. JacksonNYG 5.92
5. DihigoHIL 5.80
Range Factor/Game as SS
1. JacksonNYG 5.91
2. MaranvilleBSN 5.90
3. EnglishCHC 5.76
4. GelbertSTL 5.73
5. FordCIN 5.62
Fielding % as SS
1. JacksonNYG .969
2. MaranvilleBSN .961
3. EnglishCHC .955
4. FordCIN .953
5. GelbertSTL .948
Range Factor/9Inn as LF (s.1948)
1. WashingtonNLG 2.02
2. JenkinsAC 1.96
3. DallardHIL 1.87
4. HarrisHG 1.72
5. RamosCSE 1.60
Range Factor/Game as LF (s.1901)
1. SimmonsPHA 2.62
2. BresslerBRO 2.16
3. JohnsonDET 2.11
4. JamiesonCLE 2.10
5. MetzlerCHW 2.06
Fielding % as LF (s.1901)
1. SimmonsPHA .989
2. ManushSLB .986
3. StephensonCHC .983
4. WashingtonNLG .975
5. HarperBSN .970
Range Factor/9Inn as CF (s.1948)
1. White2TM 2.51
2. WashingtonBBS 2.44
3. CharlestonHIL 2.37
4. GrayNLG 2.32
Range Factor/Game as CF (s.1901)
1. WanerPIT 2.97
2. AllenCIN 2.96
3. FrederickBRO 2.95
4. SchulteSLB 2.95
5. DouthitSTL 2.79
Fielding % as CF (s.1901)
1. SchulteSLB .988
2. AllenCIN .987
3. WanerPIT .987
4. WashingtonBBS .984
5. HaasPHA .982
Range Factor/9Inn as RF (s.1948)
1. SmithNLG 2.17
2. HollowayHIL 2.03
3. GrahamHG 1.72
4. BaróCSE 1.55
Range Factor/Game as RF (s.1901)
1. OttNYG 2.36
2. WanerPIT 2.29
3. CuylerCHC 2.22
4. MillerPHA 2.20
5. WalkerCIN 2.17
Fielding % as RF (s.1901)
1. WanerPIT .985
2. OttNYG .972
3. CuylerCHC .969
4. WalkerCIN .968
5. MillerPHA .967
Range Factor/9Inn as OF
1. SchulteSLB 3.27
2. WanerPIT 3.15
3. AllenCIN 3.09
4. DouthitSTL 3.08
5. RothrockBOS 3.08
Range Factor/Game as OF
1. SchulteSLB 3.22
2. WanerPIT 3.13
3. DouthitSTL 3.00
4. FrederickBRO 2.96
5. AllenCIN 2.96
Fielding % as OF
1. SchulteSLB .989
2. SimmonsPHA .989
3. AllenCIN .988
4. WanerPIT .987
5. ManushSLB .987
Range Factor/9Inn as P
1. LeeBBS 4.79
2. CantwellBSN 3.73
3. BlaeholderSLB 3.61
4. HudlinCLE 3.60
5. FabréCSE 3.57
Range Factor/Game as P
1. LeeBBS 2.93
2. HudlinCLE 2.80
3. CooperHIL 2.54
4. FabréCSE 2.47
5. CantwellBSN 2.41
Fielding % as P
1. WalbergPHA 1.000
HainesSTL 1.000
BrownWSH 1.000
CollinsSLB 1.000
KremerPIT 1.000
LuqueCIN 1.000
RixeyCIN 1.000
SorrellDET 1.000
SeiboldBSN 1.000
MarberryWSH 1.000
VanceBRO 1.000
PennockNYY 1.000
RussellBOS 1.000