Career Top 10 Leaders

WAR Position Players †
1. Ty Cobb 144.7
2. Al Kaline 92.8
3. Charlie Gehringer 83.8
4. Lou Whitaker 75.1
5. Alan Trammell 70.7
6. Harry Heilmann 67.6
7. Sam Crawford 63.6
8. Hank Greenberg 53.0
9. Norm Cash 51.7
10. Miguel Cabrera 50.8
Offensive WAR †
1. Ty Cobb 145.1
2. Charlie Gehringer 81.0
3. Al Kaline 78.4
4. Harry Heilmann 72.8
5. Sam Crawford 68.9
6. Lou Whitaker 67.7
7. Alan Trammell 63.1
8. Miguel Cabrera 56.2
9. Hank Greenberg 51.3
10. Norm Cash 49.6
Defensive WAR †
1. Alan Trammell 22.7
2. Lou Whitaker 16.3
3. Brandon Inge 13.3
4. Billy Rogell 13.0
5. Bill Freehan 12.0
6. Lance Parrish 10.9
7. Charlie Gehringer 10.7
8. Donie Bush 9.9
9. Aurelio Rodriguez 8.6
10. Tom Brookens 7.7
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. Hank Greenberg .319
9. Gee Walker .317
10. Harvey Kuenn .314
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. Dick Wakefield .396
10. Tony Phillips .395
Slugging %
1. Hank Greenberg .616
2. J.D. Martinez .551
3. Miguel Cabrera .538
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. Ty Cobb .950
3. Miguel Cabrera .930
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 10597
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. Miguel Cabrera 6441
Plate Appearances
1. Ty Cobb 12136
2. Al Kaline 11597
3. Charlie Gehringer 10245
4. Lou Whitaker 9967
5. Alan Trammell 9376
6. Sam Crawford 8898
7. Donie Bush 8474
8. Harry Heilmann 8402
9. Norm Cash 7776
10. Miguel Cabrera 7377
Runs Scored
1. Ty Cobb 2087
2. Charlie Gehringer 1775
3. Al Kaline 1622
4. Lou Whitaker 1386
5. Donie Bush 1243
6. Alan Trammell 1231
7. Harry Heilmann 1209
8. Sam Crawford 1115
9. Norm Cash 1027
10. Miguel Cabrera 1004
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. Miguel Cabrera 2017
9. Bobby Veach 1859
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. Miguel Cabrera 3467
8. Alan Trammell 3442
9. Norm Cash 3233
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. Miguel Cabrera 398
9. Hank Greenberg 366
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 346
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 1197
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. Miguel Cabrera 837
10. Harry Heilmann 792
Strikeouts
1. Miguel Cabrera 1216
2. Brandon Inge 1189
3. Lou Whitaker 1099
4. Norm Cash 1081
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. Miguel Cabrera 1266
Adjusted OPS+
1. Ty Cobb 171
2. Hank Greenberg 161
3. Harry Heilmann 149
4. Miguel Cabrera 148
5. J.D. Martinez 147
6. Sam Crawford 145
7. Norm Cash 139
8. Roy Cullenbine 135
Mickey Tettleton 135
10. Al Kaline 134
Runs Created
1. Ty Cobb 2358
2. Al Kaline 1847
3. Charlie Gehringer 1715
4. Harry Heilmann 1550
5. Lou Whitaker 1395
6. Miguel Cabrera 1338
7. Sam Crawford 1298
8. Norm Cash 1258
9. Alan Trammell 1255
10. Hank Greenberg 1215
Adj. Batting Runs
1. Ty Cobb 1001
2. Harry Heilmann 510
3. Al Kaline 491
4. Miguel Cabrera 462
5. Hank Greenberg 433
6. Sam Crawford 401
7. Norm Cash 370
8. Charlie Gehringer 356
9. Lou Whitaker 231
10. Bobby Veach 228
Adj. Batting Wins
1. Ty Cobb 106.5
2. Al Kaline 50.0
3. Harry Heilmann 48.8
4. Sam Crawford 45.3
5. Miguel Cabrera 44.5
6. Hank Greenberg 40.5
7. Norm Cash 37.7
8. Charlie Gehringer 32.7
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. Miguel Cabrera 751
6. Hank Greenberg 741
7. Lou Whitaker 729
8. Sam Crawford 721
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 2893
Offensive Win %
1. Ty Cobb .818
2. Hank Greenberg .773
3. Harry Heilmann .746
4. Sam Crawford .742
5. Norm Cash .708
6. Miguel Cabrera .705
7. Roy Cullenbine .697
8. J.D. Martinez .690
9. Dick Wakefield .687
10. Al Kaline .686
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 278
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. Miguel Cabrera 60
5. Travis Fryman 59
6. Norm Cash 53
7. Bobby Higginson 52
8. Bill Freehan 48
9. Willie Horton 44
Brandon Inge 44
Intentional Bases on Balls
1. Miguel Cabrera 165
2. Al Kaline 133
3. Norm Cash 109
4. Lou Whitaker 79
5. Willie Horton 78
6. Bill Freehan 67
Victor Martinez 67
8. Cecil Fielder 66
9. Dick McAuliffe 54
10. Kirk Gibson 50
Double Plays Grounded Into
1. Al Kaline 271
2. Miguel Cabrera 234
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. Victor Martinez 131
10. Jim Northrup 117
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. Norm Cash 17.7
9. Dean Palmer 17.9
10. Tony Clark 18.1
Outs Made
1. Al Kaline 7594
2. Ty Cobb 7163
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. Miguel Cabrera 4728
Base-Out Runs Added (RE24) †
1. Al Kaline 610.21
2. Charlie Gehringer 498.08
3. Miguel Cabrera 451.35
4. Norm Cash 437.95
5. Hank Greenberg 384.85
6. Harry Heilmann 335.41
7. Lou Whitaker 302.76
8. Willie Horton 226.09
9. Ty Cobb 219.58
10. Kirk Gibson 190.64
Win Probability Added (WPA) †
1. Al Kaline 59.5
2. Miguel Cabrera 42.8
3. Norm Cash 37.7
4. Charlie Gehringer 35.4
5. Hank Greenberg 32.9
6. Lou Whitaker 29.7
7. Harry Heilmann 27.0
8. Willie Horton 22.9
9. Ty Cobb 22.6
10. Dick McAuliffe 18.8
Situ. Wins Added (WPA/LI) †
1. Al Kaline 61.5
2. Norm Cash 43.9
3. Miguel Cabrera 43.1
4. Charlie Gehringer 36.8
5. Hank Greenberg 34.0
6. Harry Heilmann 26.8
7. Lou Whitaker 25.5
8. Willie Horton 20.1
9. Kirk Gibson 18.7
10. Dick McAuliffe 18.2
Base-Out Wins Added (REW) †
1. Al Kaline 60.9
2. Charlie Gehringer 45.5
3. Norm Cash 43.9
4. Miguel Cabrera 43.1
5. Hank Greenberg 35.2
6. Harry Heilmann 32.5
7. Lou Whitaker 29.7
8. Willie Horton 23.4
9. Ty Cobb 21.9
10. Dick McAuliffe 19.0

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