1951 Register Batting Leaders

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Batting Leaders
1Pud Miller28HCKNCSLD.42511942618132140.786335
2Orville Kitts23MRTMTSSD.4248332313721419.690223
3Len Feriancek21PNGMTSSD.42112551321640125.649333
4Ken Cox22HAZMTSSD.415BRO722751142957.633174
5Max Macon35HAZMTSSD.409BRO11745518654417.657299
6John Radulovich28BTREVANC.40913252121341431.681355
7Paul Owens27OLEPONYD.40711145918732917.627288
8Zeke Bonura42MDLLONGC.40448109441005.63369
9Charles Quimby34TALALFLD.40410535614426613.621221
10Ted Beck25STJ,OMAWA,WLC,A.395STL5814758912.51075
11Ottis Johnson25DOTALFLD.394381556115110.697108
12Stanley Roseboro23KLF,SJOFARW,CALLD,C.393PHI-BOS10441016118212.554227
13Glenn Burns22LAMWTNMC.39214158723055727.647380
14Harry Elliott27ALX,SHVEVAN,TLC,AA.39214558623056423.619363
15Freddie Barocco30HMDEVANC.39011945917934915.601276
16James Burns31MRTMTSSD.3881033921523173.526206
17Oliver Bass29SHLWCARD.387110460178271518.628289
18Vincent Furfaro20ROAPIEDB.387BOS2910641346.66070
19Henry Miller24SHLWCARD.387112462179251015.582269
20Chase Riddle25OZAALFLD.386853371302277.555187
21Harry Walker32CLB,SLNAA,NLAAA,Maj.386STL118386324691252516411005719.480.5251.0051704230
22Crawford Howard31AMAWTNMC.38514256921939732.647368
23Pat Stasey34BIGLONGC.38412848718748514.589287
24Don Stokes29LAMWTNMC.38414155721459618.609339
25Hiroshi Oshita28FLYJPPLFgn.38389371321561231552663574718.465.7041.169226421
26Muscle Shoals34KPTAPPYD.38311841515923530.680282
27Claude Young19DBNGASLD.3827230111524215.625188
28Ducky Detweiler32CDLGAFLD.381PHA38113431421.56664
29Andy Gilbert36SPLOHIND.381NYG9932312324416.628203
30William Halstead27PNGMTSSD.38112147518126634.676321
31John Lybrand23HPTNCSLD.380BOS12249718934714.561279
32Earl Motsinger24BSGMTSSD.38011543716636515.588257
33Lou Fitzgerald31SHWSOSLD.37913849618821122.482239
34Jim Greengrass23MKGCENLA.379NYY9937714322918.629237
35Stan Goletz33BVLGULFB.37815354720732337.651356
36Buster Kinard38SUFVIRLD.37810941315626512.552228
37James Cleverly25FSMWAC.377CLE56215811331.479103
38Tetsuharu Kawakami31YOMJPCLFgn.37797424374741412721581146486.450.5801.031217920
39William McMillan21GLJCAMLC.3779641433767127239769427344.488.5611.04918904
40John Tayoan33SAALONGC.37713855420939911.540299
41Lon Goldstein33TEMBSTLB.3761044121553357.532219
42Lee Jenkins26JESGASLD.37612555120735113.495273
43Chuck Harmon27OLEPONYD.375113467175371015.593277
44Walter Kowalski28NCAMATLC.375112451169241024.632285
45Leo Eastham32ODSLONGC.374137481180321217.597287
46Max Ross23MAROHIND.374BOS9433412523720.665222
47Robert Peters24LTNWCARD.3731134801792781.469225
48Claude Shoemake33ROMGAALD.37311045817137226.633290
49Billy Smith21HGRISLGB.373BSN12654542992160365788410325.502.5291.03122785
50Don Stafford28NWCWCARD.37210640114932138.576231
51Frank Campos27CHR,WS1TRIS,ALB,Maj.371WSH13150750741884211630001.371.533.9032700000
52Dick Wilson28MODCALLC.371PIT14655220555240.696384
53Stan Andrews34FTLFLINB.37054184681003.47387
54Tony Lupien34JAMPONYD.370DET10837814020119.553209
55Wally Schroeder26TXCGULFB.370115427158341314.609260
56Carl Cooper34LGAGAALD.369NYY9231411617417.611192
57Dave Garcia30OSHWISLD.369NYG11842615727323.608259
58John McPherson26HDLALFLD.3691094451643938.524233
59Marvin Stendel22MAROHIND.369BOS13050218538919.594298
60John Stowe36ROMGAALD.3691044501663946.513231
61Bordie Waddle23MGNWCARD.36910742315642824.676286
62Zeke Bella20AMS,BNGCAML,ELC,A.368NYY793522967310915823785119.466.493.95914632
63Ellis Daugherty22RENFARWD.368117408150301612.608248
64Jess Grimes25ROSLONGC.36875174641312.48985
65William Herring22VRN,TEMLONG,BSTLC,B.3675521579862.488105
66Kazuo Kasahara31NAKJPPLFgn.36675233213177814522842188.418.507.925108311
67Charles Ballord28SHLWCARD.36511240814947128.598244
68Joseph Campbell22GFN,PTA,FAYGAAL,GULF,CARLD,B.365PHA10139514425615.572226
69Jack Denison20PCYKOMLD.365BRO11545816723131.478219
70Wayne Blackburn36OWNKITLD.3641103631322330.444161
71Lantz Blaney20BLDAPPYD.364BSN1225051842737.471238
72Eduardo DeHogues27MBOMTSSD.364121434158271416.601261
73Ernie Oravetz19ORLFLORD.364WSH1355161881991.442228
74Sergio Aguilar--NRTMTSSD.363843421241661.453155
75Ray Jablonski24WSMCARLB.363STL13955120045328.608335
76Butch McCord25PRSMSOHD.363121476173381216.595283
77Sidney Hathaway21JOHAPPYD.362STL11843115624126.515222
78Danny Hayling23HAZMTSSD.362BRO3710538810.45748
79Dick Bouknight32RKHTRISB.361CHC933161142601.453143
80John Davenport28BDF,ELZPONY,APPYD.361PHI131487176311215.567276
81Ev Hall24DNVMSOHD.36111645216328311.509230
82Bill Jankowski25WMT,SDY,BMTISLG,EL,TLB,A,AA.361PHI-NYY61197183156611321921113.403.486.8898921
83Art Lilly35ELPSWILC.361129451163451112.590266
84Herbert McLeod22DLDFLORD.3615521979750.43896
85Don Wheeler28CSP,MEMWL,SOUAA,AA.361CHW6114753705.51075
86Lowell Black20PRSMSOHD.3609334412420115.526181
87Joseph Brunacki20AUB,HAM,ROCBORD,PONY,ILC,D,AAA.360STL1033941421995.487192
88Joe Taylor25FHM,WINPROV,MDAKC,Ind.36043172629110.599103
89Tony Daniels27MOVNCSLD.35912351318435315.526270
90Babe Ellis32GRWTRISB.35912647116940410.524247
91Nino Escalera21MKG,SYRCENL,ILA,AAA.359NYY1305115027180271163098.370.512.88225700
92Stephen Follett23SAALONGC.35912950118027915.539270
93Horace Garner27EAUNORLC.359BSN11740914730615.572234
94Bob Hedington30BVLGULFB.35914353519231229.587314
95George Hughes24VLYGAALD.35911546816827140.476223
96Robert West23ROSLONGC.3591224711692451.437206
97Babe Barna36NVLSOUAAA.358CHC1314389215729519941.578253
98Fred Bell29TEMBSTLB.35814860421638628.579350
99Fred Biangardi23MAOWCARD.358742408621311.608146
100Jack Byers24ERI,CHRMATL,TRISC,B.358WSH134478171342113.598286

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