Career Top 10 Leaders

WAR Position Players †
1. Ty Cobb 144.7
2. Al Kaline 92.5
3. Charlie Gehringer 80.6
4. Lou Whitaker 74.9
5. Alan Trammell 70.4
6. Harry Heilmann 67.6
7. Sam Crawford 63.5
8. Hank Greenberg 54.1
9. Norm Cash 51.7
10. Miguel Cabrera 50.6
Offensive WAR †
1. Ty Cobb 144.9
2. Al Kaline 78.0
3. Charlie Gehringer 77.5
4. Harry Heilmann 72.7
5. Sam Crawford 68.5
6. Lou Whitaker 67.1
7. Alan Trammell 62.4
8. Miguel Cabrera 55.7
9. Hank Greenberg 52.3
10. Norm Cash 49.5
Defensive WAR †
1. Alan Trammell 22.0
2. Lou Whitaker 15.4
3. Billy Rogell 13.0
4. Brandon Inge 12.7
5. Bill Freehan 11.8
6. Charlie Gehringer 10.7
7. Lance Parrish 10.6
8. Donie Bush 9.9
9. Aurelio Rodriguez 8.4
10. Ian Kinsler 8.1
Batting Average
1. Ty Cobb .368
2. Harry Heilmann .342
3. Bob Fothergill .337
4. Dale Alexander .331
5. George Kell .325
6. Heinie Manush .321
7. Charlie Gehringer .320
8. Miguel Cabrera .319
Hank Greenberg .319
10. Gee Walker .317
On-Base%
1. Ty Cobb .434
2. Johnny Bassler .420
3. Roy Cullenbine .412
Hank Greenberg .412
5. Harry Heilmann .410
6. Al Wingo .406
7. Charlie Gehringer .404
8. Lu Blue .403
9. Miguel Cabrera .398
10. Dick Wakefield .396
Slugging %
1. Hank Greenberg .616
2. Miguel Cabrera .558
3. J.D. Martinez .551
4. Harry Heilmann .518
5. Ty Cobb .516
6. Dale Alexander .512
7. Rudy York .503
8. Tony Clark .502
9. Rocky Colavito .501
Marcus Thames .501
On-Base Plus Slugging
1. Hank Greenberg 1.028
2. Miguel Cabrera .957
3. Ty Cobb .950
4. Harry Heilmann .927
5. J.D. Martinez .912
6. Dale Alexander .903
7. Charlie Gehringer .884
8. Rudy York .873
9. Mickey Tettleton .867
10. Norm Cash .865
Rocky Colavito .865
Roy Cullenbine .865
Games Played
1. Al Kaline 2834
2. Ty Cobb 2806
3. Lou Whitaker 2390
4. Charlie Gehringer 2323
5. Alan Trammell 2293
6. Sam Crawford 2114
7. Norm Cash 2018
8. Harry Heilmann 1990
9. Donie Bush 1871
10. Bill Freehan 1774
At Bats
1. Ty Cobb 10591
2. Al Kaline 10116
3. Charlie Gehringer 8860
4. Lou Whitaker 8570
5. Alan Trammell 8288
6. Sam Crawford 7984
7. Harry Heilmann 7297
8. Donie Bush 6970
9. Norm Cash 6593
10. Bill Freehan 6073
Plate Appearances
1. Ty Cobb 12120
2. Al Kaline 11596
3. Charlie Gehringer 10245
4. Lou Whitaker 9967
5. Alan Trammell 9376
6. Sam Crawford 8869
7. Donie Bush 8450
8. Harry Heilmann 8394
9. Norm Cash 7776
10. Bill Freehan 6900
Runs Scored
1. Ty Cobb 2086
2. Charlie Gehringer 1775
3. Al Kaline 1622
4. Lou Whitaker 1386
5. Donie Bush 1242
6. Alan Trammell 1231
7. Harry Heilmann 1209
8. Sam Crawford 1115
9. Norm Cash 1027
10. Hank Greenberg 975
Hits
1. Ty Cobb 3900
2. Al Kaline 3007
3. Charlie Gehringer 2839
4. Harry Heilmann 2499
5. Sam Crawford 2466
6. Lou Whitaker 2369
7. Alan Trammell 2365
8. Bobby Veach 1859
9. Miguel Cabrera 1794
10. Norm Cash 1793
Total Bases
1. Ty Cobb 5466
2. Al Kaline 4852
3. Charlie Gehringer 4257
4. Harry Heilmann 3778
5. Lou Whitaker 3651
6. Sam Crawford 3576
7. Alan Trammell 3442
8. Norm Cash 3233
9. Miguel Cabrera 3142
10. Hank Greenberg 2950
Doubles
1. Ty Cobb 665
2. Charlie Gehringer 574
3. Al Kaline 498
4. Harry Heilmann 497
5. Lou Whitaker 420
6. Alan Trammell 412
7. Sam Crawford 402
8. Hank Greenberg 366
9. Miguel Cabrera 362
10. Bobby Veach 345
Triples
1. Ty Cobb 284
2. Sam Crawford 249
3. Charlie Gehringer 146
4. Harry Heilmann 145
5. Bobby Veach 136
6. Al Kaline 75
7. Donie Bush 73
8. Dick McAuliffe 70
9. Hank Greenberg 69
10. Lu Blue 66
Home Runs
1. Al Kaline 399
2. Norm Cash 373
3. Miguel Cabrera 324
4. Hank Greenberg 306
5. Willie Horton 262
6. Cecil Fielder 245
7. Lou Whitaker 244
8. Rudy York 239
9. Lance Parrish 212
10. Bill Freehan 200
Runs Batted In
1. Ty Cobb 1811
2. Al Kaline 1582
3. Harry Heilmann 1446
4. Charlie Gehringer 1427
5. Sam Crawford 1262
6. Hank Greenberg 1200
7. Miguel Cabrera 1090
8. Norm Cash 1088
9. Lou Whitaker 1084
10. Bobby Veach 1049
Bases on Balls
1. Al Kaline 1277
2. Lou Whitaker 1197
3. Charlie Gehringer 1186
4. Ty Cobb 1148
5. Donie Bush 1125
6. Norm Cash 1025
7. Alan Trammell 850
8. Dick McAuliffe 842
9. Harry Heilmann 792
10. Hank Greenberg 748
Strikeouts
1. Brandon Inge 1189
2. Lou Whitaker 1099
3. Norm Cash 1081
4. Miguel Cabrera 1034
5. Al Kaline 1020
6. Willie Horton 945
7. Dick McAuliffe 932
8. Travis Fryman 931
9. Kirk Gibson 930
10. Cecil Fielder 926
Stolen Bases
1. Ty Cobb 869
2. Donie Bush 402
3. Sam Crawford 318
4. Ron LeFlore 294
5. Alan Trammell 236
6. Kirk Gibson 194
7. George Moriarty 193
8. Bobby Veach 189
9. Charlie Gehringer 181
10. Lou Whitaker 143
Singles
1. Ty Cobb 2840
2. Al Kaline 2035
3. Charlie Gehringer 1935
4. Sam Crawford 1745
5. Alan Trammell 1713
6. Harry Heilmann 1693
7. Lou Whitaker 1640
8. Donie Bush 1482
9. Bobby Veach 1319
10. Norm Cash 1139
Adjusted OPS+
1. Ty Cobb 171
2. Hank Greenberg 161
3. Miguel Cabrera 155
4. Harry Heilmann 149
5. J.D. Martinez 146
6. Sam Crawford 144
7. Norm Cash 139
8. Mickey Tettleton 135
9. Roy Cullenbine 134
Al Kaline 134
Runs Created
1. Ty Cobb 2360
2. Al Kaline 1852
3. Charlie Gehringer 1715
4. Harry Heilmann 1550
5. Lou Whitaker 1395
6. Sam Crawford 1298
7. Norm Cash 1258
8. Alan Trammell 1255
9. Miguel Cabrera 1225
10. Hank Greenberg 1215
Adj. Batting Runs
1. Ty Cobb 1001
2. Harry Heilmann 509
3. Al Kaline 490
4. Miguel Cabrera 459
5. Hank Greenberg 433
6. Sam Crawford 400
7. Norm Cash 369
8. Charlie Gehringer 355
9. Lou Whitaker 231
10. Bobby Veach 227
Adj. Batting Wins
1. Ty Cobb 106.6
2. Al Kaline 49.9
3. Harry Heilmann 48.7
4. Sam Crawford 45.2
5. Miguel Cabrera 44.1
6. Hank Greenberg 40.4
7. Norm Cash 37.6
8. Charlie Gehringer 32.6
9. Bobby Veach 24.1
10. Lou Whitaker 22.5
Extra Base Hits
1. Ty Cobb 1060
2. Al Kaline 972
3. Charlie Gehringer 904
4. Harry Heilmann 806
5. Hank Greenberg 741
6. Lou Whitaker 729
7. Sam Crawford 721
8. Miguel Cabrera 693
9. Norm Cash 654
10. Alan Trammell 652
Times On Base
1. Ty Cobb 5133
2. Al Kaline 4339
3. Charlie Gehringer 4075
4. Lou Whitaker 3586
5. Harry Heilmann 3330
6. Alan Trammell 3252
7. Sam Crawford 3128
8. Norm Cash 2903
9. Donie Bush 2899
10. Miguel Cabrera 2572
Offensive Win %
1. Ty Cobb .819
2. Hank Greenberg .773
3. Harry Heilmann .746
4. Sam Crawford .742
5. Miguel Cabrera .727
6. Norm Cash .708
7. Roy Cullenbine .697
8. J.D. Martinez .690
9. Al Kaline .687
Dick Wakefield .687
Hit By Pitch
1. Bill Freehan 114
2. Damion Easley 87
Chet Lemon 87
4. Norm Cash 85
Ty Cobb 85
6. Brandon Inge 66
7. Al Kaline 55
8. Bobby Veach 53
9. Charlie Gehringer 50
10. Willie Horton 49
Sacrifice Hits
1. Donie Bush 327
2. Ty Cobb 277
3. Harry Heilmann 262
4. Bobby Veach 238
5. Sam Crawford 223
6. Ossie Vitt 173
Ralph Young 173
8. Bob Jones 160
9. Charlie Gehringer 141
10. Charley O'Leary 138
Sacrifice Flies
1. Al Kaline 104
2. Lou Whitaker 91
3. Alan Trammell 76
4. Travis Fryman 59
5. Norm Cash 53
6. Miguel Cabrera 52
Bobby Higginson 52
8. Bill Freehan 48
9. Willie Horton 44
Brandon Inge 44
Intentional Bases on Balls
1. Miguel Cabrera 156
2. Al Kaline 131
3. Norm Cash 109
4. Lou Whitaker 79
5. Willie Horton 78
6. Bill Freehan 67
7. Cecil Fielder 66
8. Victor Martinez 63
9. Dick McAuliffe 54
10. Kirk Gibson 50
Double Plays Grounded Into
1. Al Kaline 271
2. Miguel Cabrera 207
3. Alan Trammell 156
4. Lou Whitaker 143
5. Willie Horton 141
6. Norm Cash 139
7. Bill Freehan 138
8. Mickey Stanley 133
9. Jim Northrup 117
10. Lance Parrish 116
Caught Stealing
1. Ty Cobb 188
2. Alan Trammell 109
3. Ron LeFlore 98
4. Charlie Gehringer 90
5. Donie Bush 89
6. Bobby Veach 79
7. Lou Whitaker 75
8. Al Kaline 65
9. Kirk Gibson 64
Harry Heilmann 64
SB %
1. Curtis Granderson 79.76
2. Brian Hunter 77.85
3. Gary Pettis 77.52
4. Jake Wood 77.45
5. Milt Cuyler 75.27
6. Kirk Gibson 75.19
7. Ron LeFlore 75.00
8. Austin Jackson 73.59
9. Juan Encarnacion 72.34
10. Bill Bruton 71.91
Power-Speed #
1. Alan Trammell 207.4
2. Al Kaline 204.0
3. Ty Cobb 196.9
4. Kirk Gibson 194.5
5. Charlie Gehringer 182.5
6. Lou Whitaker 180.3
7. Harry Heilmann 132.4
8. Bobby Higginson 122.4
9. Sam Crawford 114.7
10. Hank Greenberg 97.5
AB per SO
1. Doc Cramer 31.6
2. George Kell 30.9
3. Johnny Bassler 30.7
4. Ossie Vitt 25.3
5. Charlie Gehringer 23.8
6. Harvey Kuenn 21.3
7. Eddie Mayo 20.0
8. Johnny Lipon 19.8
9. Larry Woodall 19.7
10. Bob Jones 19.2
AB per HR
1. Marcus Thames 14.8
2. Cecil Fielder 15.0
3. Hank Greenberg 15.7
4. Darrell Evans 16.7
5. Rocky Colavito 16.8
Mickey Tettleton 16.8
7. J.D. Martinez 17.1
8. Miguel Cabrera 17.4
9. Norm Cash 17.7
10. Dean Palmer 17.9
Outs Made
1. Al Kaline 7594
2. Ty Cobb 7156
3. Lou Whitaker 6599
4. Alan Trammell 6388
5. Charlie Gehringer 6279
6. Sam Crawford 5784
7. Donie Bush 5641
8. Harry Heilmann 5124
9. Norm Cash 5037
10. Bill Freehan 4727
Base-Out Runs Added (RE24) †
1. Al Kaline 610.21
2. Norm Cash 437.95
3. Miguel Cabrera 433.18
4. Lou Whitaker 302.87
5. Charlie Gehringer 257.09
6. Hank Greenberg 248.16
7. Willie Horton 226.09
8. Kirk Gibson 190.64
9. Dick McAuliffe 182.54
10. Ray Boone 150.62
Win Probability Added (WPA) †
1. Al Kaline 59.5
2. Miguel Cabrera 42.5
3. Norm Cash 37.7
4. Lou Whitaker 29.8
5. Willie Horton 22.9
6. Charlie Gehringer 20.5
7. Hank Greenberg 20.1
8. Dick McAuliffe 18.8
9. Kirk Gibson 18.0
10. Jim Northrup 14.4
Alan Trammell 14.4
Situ. Wins Added (WPA/LI) †
1. Al Kaline 61.3
2. Norm Cash 43.8
3. Miguel Cabrera 43.6
4. Lou Whitaker 25.5
5. Hank Greenberg 22.9
6. Willie Horton 20.0
7. Charlie Gehringer 19.8
8. Kirk Gibson 18.5
9. Dick McAuliffe 18.3
10. Bill Freehan 14.6
Base-Out Wins Added (REW) †
1. Al Kaline 60.9
2. Norm Cash 43.9
3. Miguel Cabrera 41.4
4. Lou Whitaker 29.7
5. Charlie Gehringer 23.5
6. Willie Horton 23.4
7. Hank Greenberg 22.9
8. Dick McAuliffe 19.0
9. Kirk Gibson 18.4
10. Ray Boone 14.8

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