1924 Register Batting Leaders

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Batting Leaders
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
1Rogers Hornsby28SLNNLMaj.424STL143640536121227431425945128932.507.6961.203373213
2Ad Lindsey28MTLQOVLB.41555217902642.599130
3 Bool--FSMWAC.4105117873204.48987
4Pal Osborne26MTP,ROCETXL,ILD,AA.40812247119250424.684322
5Oscar Charleston27HBGECLMaj.405HBG54236205638322515632028.476.7801.2571603
6David Miner24OKMWAC.40553195792025.605118
7George Rhinehardt23GRV,MEMSALL,SOUAB,A.40012951720749188.611316
8Archie Hill22GRRMIONB.39739156621061.55887
9Bullet Rogan30KCMNNLMaj.396KCM49163149315985533512.444.6171.0629211
10William Tatum--FLIMIONB.3964411144432.54160
11Norman Sauvage--QUEQOVLB.3952911947922.55566
12Duffy Lewis36SLCPCLAA.39215452820755528.674356
13Lefty O'Doul27SLCPCLAA.39214041616331411.565235
14Lester Shubert--SLB,WBOESHL,BLRID.39240120471005.60072
15Bud Davis28OKM,SACWA,PCLC,AA.391180717280541251.713511
16Kid Willson28HUTWAC.391100486190321128.675328
17Tom Pyle30ARD,GRNOKSL,ETXLD.3908433613130215.625210
18Valentín Dreke26CSWNNLMaj.389CSW462131903274120238616.448.484.9329243
19Elliot Bigelow26SPTFLORC.388105397154301012.605240
20Charles Miller--STJWLA.385155558215451119.608339
21Red Smith34ATASOUAA.3851314751833189.541257
22Jud Wilson28BBSECLMaj.385BBS51216195377591453516.431.503.934985
23Jack Lelivelt38TULWLA.38415559422856811.561333
24Leo Payne30GRR,WCHMION,WLB,A.384137529203501112.588311
25Smead Jolley22TXA,BAR,SHVETXL,WA,TLD,C,A.383PHA12948818753118.607296
26Don Hurst18PAKBLGRD.3827828010722720.725203
27Babe Ellison27SFRPCLAA.381201805307681133.616496
28John Hines23CAGNNLMaj.380CAG36123108204182023212.446.491.9375312
29Reggie Rawlings34MBGBLRID.3799940115231121.618248
30Babe Ruth29NYAALMaj.378NYY1536815291432003974612491314281.513.7391.25239146
31J. Jones--MSKWAC.377144549207321520.599329
32Sy Rosenthal20SANTLA.37644178671174.584104
33Dewey Steffen--YORNYPLB.3761305081915498.565287
34Newt Joseph27KCMNNLMaj.375KCM7129826758100216468723.428.543.97114526
35James Washburn30TULWLA.37516965824753748.696458
36Zack Wheat36BRONLMaj.375BRO141624566922124181497344918.428.549.97831145
37Lyman Lamb29TULWLA.373168699261100419.609426
38Wade Lefler28WCS,WS1,BSNEL,AL,NLA,Maj.373WSH-BSN146577577021533111440001.373.541.91331200
39Candy Jim Taylor40SLSNNLMaj.373SLS40127110164191116814.448.500.9485512
40Martin Breslin--CFDESHLD.37238145541009.62891
41Lou Gehrig21HFD,NYAEL,ALA,Maj.372NYY144517516219241133750013.373.7171.09037000
42John Beckwith24BBSECLMaj.371BBS33143124334661731913.431.6051.035756
43George Jackson42TYLETXLD.37111041515431026.634263
44Riggs Stephenson26CLEALMaj.371CLE712722403389200444122710.439.504.94312123
45Bud Ammons--LAK,WSMFLOR,PIEDC.37013147617624119.523249
46Frank Walker29RKMVIRLB.37013753019633416.538285
47Tom Gheen24HIPPIEDC.3695013048605.53169
48Henry Ginglardi23DENWLA.369163645238531415.564364
49Bill Stellbauer30OKMWAC.36915463123344732.613387
50Roy Carlyle23MEMSOUAA.368157633233472012.562356
51Ben Mallonee30RMDVIRLB.36813654620142714.548299
52Bill Bagwell29GALTLA.36714555811920534827111.602336
53Harry Ford--OTMMSVLD.3671204301584487.556239
54Gene Valla25SFRPCLAA.3671787302685076.479350
55Clyde Freeman--JACCSTLD.366873061122121.458140
56Shags Horan28REA,NYAIL,ALAA,Maj.366NYY852752734100262670015.369.542.91114801
57Heavy Johnson29KCMNNLMaj.366KCM703022655797187555524.427.543.97014449
58John Henry Lloyd40ACECLMaj.366AC582392163779123147718.415.463.8771005
59Al Niehaus25CNGSOUAA.366154574210321011.514295
60Fred Schulte23WLO,MLWMSVL,AAD,AA.36611746517026259.587273
61Dick Burrus26ATASOUAA.36513350418427143.492248
62Verdo Elmore24MKG,SLAMION,ALB,Maj.365SLB67261260295185300013.368.508.87613200
63Cristóbal Torriente30CAGNNLMaj.365CAG7430825559932768811246.467.6121.07915634
64Cecil Davis23OKMWAC.364160676246481051.691467
65Dick Porter22BLTILAA.363129509185361423.625318
66C.F. Lloyd--JOHAPPYD.36239138501330.50069
67Paddy Green30OUTQOVLB.3614610839429.68574
68Dutch Hoffman20SPGWAC.3617628510315105.537153
69Parry O'Brien21KALMIONB.36112144316031148.549243
70Stanley Stack27RMDVIRLB.3619637113412516.550204
71George Bliss24FSMWAC.360145520187301034.652339
72Charlie Jamieson31CLEALMaj.359CLE1436605949821334835421124715.407.458.865272217
73Eddie Moore25PITNLMaj.359PIT72240209477584213672712.437.464.9019722
74William Zitman--NWKILAA.3591455481973768.493270
75Pete Daniel24MSHETXLD.35811844415931135.669297
76Matt Donohue25DALTLA.3581395832094899.518302
77Stan Keyes25RKIMSVLD.358116447160391020.624279
78Peter Monahan22PAKBLGRD.3589337113318719.598222
79Moose Clabaugh22BARWAC.357702639418811.612161
80Dan Irby24MTPETXLD.3571074401574938.536236
81Dick Cox28PORPCLAA.35618569624860525.565393
82Lee Head25SCR,ROCNYPL,ILB,AA.35610128410126115.577164
83Paul Waner21SFRPCLAA.3561605872094658.492289
84Butch Weis23WFL,CHNTL,NLA,Maj.356CHC163652632192254891123451514.372.513.88532414
85Rabbit Whitman26NWKILAA.3561465672022167.451256
86Ross Youngs27NY1NLMaj.356NYG133612526112187331210741197731.441.521.96227436
87Les Bell22MLW,SLNAA,NLAA,Maj.355STL171692687524456181950037.359.572.93139311
88Cleo Carlyle21CHRSALLB.355127488173282514.600293
89Dobie Moore28KCMNNLMaj.355KCM75338299641062011562926.415.545.96016358
90Kiki Cuyler25PITNLMaj.354PIT11751546694165271698532113062.402.539.940251712
91Mickey Heath20OTM,BIRMSVL,SOUAD,A.354133495175441510.564279
92Louis Santop35HILECLMaj.354HIL48191178286310252949.385.517.902924
93Monk Sherlock19QUEQOVLB.35410339614031137.551218
94Arnold Townsend28HIPPIEDC.35411838713724727.661256
95Tex Vache34DALTLA.354144536190471222.610327
96Henry Wingfield--BURMSVLD.35411039514033103.511202
97Johnny Butler31WCHWLA.35315765423170420.564369
98Johnny Frederick22SLCPCLAA.35318679027967728.562444
99Chick Fullis23FDKBLRID.35360252891356.516130
100Irvin Hufft22AKC,SPGSWLG,WAD,C.35312446816530832.656307

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