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1936 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
1Ramai Cueto--MYDBISTD.42030112471022.59867
2John Zipay20FOSOHSLD.419STL7429812524521.745222
3John Tulacz20WTR,HZLCAML,NYPLC,A.405BSN-PHI53173701254.601104
4Beattie Feathers26AMR,KNX,GVLGAFL,SOUA,CSTLD,A1,C.399STL-BSN8432813118814.631207
5Max Marshall22NRFNESLD.396STL38159631147.648103
6Cal Lahman24JMSNORLD.391STL12746618230948.803374
7Charles Valci21NWPNEARD.390STL8533112922108.589195
8Luke Appling29CHAALMLB.388CHW13861852611120431761281068525.474.508.98126716
9Gene Handley21MTA,DHMBIST,PIEDD,B.387CIN1074131601485.496205
10Jack Suydam20TIFOHSLD.385DET8736614122923.683250
11John Dudick23MENPASAD.383CLE993921502885.533209
12Joe Dwyer33NVLSOUAA1.383CIN1546002306574.535321
13Frank McCormick25DHMPIEDB.381CIN14055421149815.579321
14Jeff Heath21ZAN,CLEMATL,ALC,MLB.380CLE136587584622250172981034.383.6731.05639300
15Lynn South19SPGWAC.380STL142566215361316.574325
16Earl Averill34CLEALMLB.378CLE152682614136232391528126336535.438.6271.06538512
17Cecil Dunn25ALXEVAND.378DET139579219451347.744431
18Mark Mauldin21KNXSOUAA1.378BSN1415762184287.516297
19Alfred Oetting21CHOPASAD.378DET110394149201318.632249
20Brick Owens24TRAALFLD.378953811442394.517197
21Oscar Grimes21ZANMATLC.376CLE12647317839924.649307
22Barney McCosky19CHL,BMTMATL,TLC,A1.376DET12847317829197.562266
23Fred Sington26CNG,WS1SOUA,ALA1,MLB.374WSH16763562013232542272800159.389.566.95535100
24Willard Vandenberg23JBO,GLANEAR,ETXLD,C.374672308617612.657151
25Smead Jolley34ALBILAA.373WSH15559222152918.583345
26Paul Waner33PITNLMLB.373PIT14866658510721853959477429.446.520.9653041534
27Bruce Campbell26CLEALMLB.372CLE761941723564152630211917.440.5871.02810121
28Phil Lundeen33MYDBISTD.37210639814830411.550219
29James Moore--ABBEVAND.37240145541815.61489
30Nick Tremark23ALN,BRONYPL,NLA,MLB.372BRO1495745706212381101032.376.477.853272110
31Daniel Cosgrove21OGBCAMLC.37063227841682.537122
32Phil Weintraub28ROC,CLBIL,AAAA.369STL137471174371221.633298
33Clyde Batts28FLTKITLD.368114478176
34Paul Dunlap26BNG,INANYPL,AAA,AA.368NYY13650818742137.543276
35Babe Phelps28BRONLMLB.367BRO1153493193611723255712718.421.498.920159630
36Charles Treadway21ALXEVAND.367DET8234612716911.561194
37Lou Kahn20MITNESLD.366STL863391242285.522177
38Glenn Murray20TAL,WKB,SCRGAFL,NYPLD,A.366NYG-PIT62254931597.579147
39Frank Packard28MTABISTD.3663914252926.58583
40Red Smith32FIE,MLWBIST,AAD,AA.366DET5717564903.46982
41Hank Majeski19EAUNORLD.365BOS122482176421126.660318
42Art Rebel22BAR,YORWA,NYPLC,A.36559222811752.514114
43Clyde Sukeforth34LDSBISTD.36551197721717.569112
44John Antonelli20LXNKITLD.363102380138
45L. Fisher--ABB,MSHEVAN,ETXLD,C.363773141142688.573180
46Joseph McCabe24LDSBISTD.36311444316133416.564250
47Bill Dickey29NYAALMLB.362NYY1124724239915326822107024616.428.6171.04526130
48Fred Dorman34JHN,WKB,YORMATL,NYPLC,A.3624114954900.42363
49Clay Hopper33GBGPASAD.362STL882791011876.541151
50Tex Jeanes35LGVETXLC.362CHW1113981442124.455181
51Dennis Gleason21DULNORLD.3613211943519.64777
52Bert Haas22BEANESLD.361BRO11549317833923.604298
53Johnny Hopp19NRFNESLD.361STL107446161241626.661295
54Mel Wasley19NRFNESLD.361STL94399144251014.579231
55Ken Keltner19FIEBISTD.360118486175371232.683332
56Michael Sperrick22PERCAMLC.360732861032062.493141
57Don Gugler20ZANMATLC.359CLE60198711847.596118
58Joe Marty22SFRPCLAA.359164599215491417.573343
59Marvin Pelton22MIT,CDRNESL,WLD,A.359STL11249817938713.542270
60Curtis Sutherlin27CKD,LRKCSTL,SOUAC,A1.359CLE-BOS149571205321617.560320
61George Washington29STP,CHAAA,ALAA,MLB.359BSN-CHW933553546127274850014.361.525.88618600
62Alex Clowson21MEN,CANPASA,MATLD,C.357CLE-BOS1174591643094.488224
63Charles Harig22BUTPASAD.357NYY1124281532367.488209
64Roy Parnell30PSNNLNgM.3571201122140221817.395.438.832491
65Henry Peploski30WPTNYPLA.357PHA14059121123172.464274
66Johnny Dickshot26BFL,PITIL,NLAA,MLB.356PIT13949249121751715171012.358.556.914273000
67Beauty McGowan34BFLILAA.356139522186451023.613320
68Woody Traylor23DANBISTD.35611848317238834.679328
69Pinky Jorgensen21MSKWAC.355NYG10242815226726.631270
70Saburo Miyatake28HAU,HAUJPBS,JPBFFgn.355331351211943901193910.400.455.8555505
71Pat Patterson32CANMATLC.355BOS1053351192158.519174
72Frank Secory23ALX,CHLEVAN,MATLD,C.355DET42155555614.735114
73Riggs Stephenson38BIRSOUAA1.355CHC1204391562673.467205
74Budd Adams21HOPKITLD.354110463164
75Johnny Bassler41SLEPCLAA.354111260921620.431112
76Lou Gehrig33NYAALMLB.354NYY155719579167205377491523413046.478.6961.17440373
77Charlie Gehringer33DETALMLB.354DET154731641144227601215116418313.431.555.98735643
78Cecil Payne28BSSBISTD.354102432153291212.560242
79Walter Paschal22LGVETXLC.353CHW14955019437117.498274
80Tony Robello23PNB,CLBCSTL,AAC,AA.353STL13546816528824.600281
81Art Shoap23BARWAC.35314255019444144.505278
82Mel Simons35LOUAAAA.35314962422034101.444277
83Hank Steinbacher23STPAAAA.353BSN14260721449915.537326
84Gee Walker28DETALMLB.353DET13458955010519455512931782330.387.536.92429588
85Zeke Clementi22TIF,TOLOHSL,AAD,AA.352DET9636913027337.743274
86Eugene Colletti21JEAPASAD.352PIT9539213823107.515202
87Johnny Frederick34PORPCLAA.3521706442274499.491316
88Chappie Geygan33SKYOHSLD.3529134412124412.549189
89Bill James20NRFNESLD.352STL107437154301129.670293
90Herb Welch37JKNKITLD.35266267941830.442118
91Whitey Wistert24NVL,TTOSOUA,ILA1,AA.352CIN6516257628.56291
92James Fisher21ENT,BIRALFL,SOUAD,A1.351CHC4317461641.44878
93Dick Goldberg31HUTWAC.351PIT12846416351116.569264
94Joe Medwick24SLNNLMLB.351STL15567763611522364131813833433.387.577.9643671443
95Harold Reitz22JEAPASAD.351PIT11544415622136.500222
96Billy Sullivan25CLEALMLB.351CLE933393193911232624852169.382.508.89016204
97Danny Amaral25CDL,MTAGAFL,BISTD.350CIN106394138261110.548216
98Wayne Blackburn21PADKITLD.350CIN1184601612674.463213
99Frank Demaree26CHNNLMLB.350CHC15467260593212343169644930.400.496.89630020117
100Claude Pittman22ADLALFLD.35010138013323914.568216

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