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Single-Season Top 10 Leaders

WAR Position Players †
1. Ty Cobb1917 11.3
2. Ty Cobb1911 10.7
3. Ty Cobb1910 10.6
4. Ty Cobb1909 9.9
5. Ty Cobb1915 9.5
6. Harry Heilmann1923 9.3
7. Norm Cash1961 9.2
Ty Cobb1912 9.2
9. Charlie Gehringer1934 8.4
Al Kaline1961 8.4
Offensive WAR †
1. Ty Cobb1917 10.6
2. Ty Cobb1911 10.2
3. Ty Cobb1915 9.9
4. Ty Cobb1910 9.7
5. Ty Cobb1909 9.6
6. Miguel Cabrera2013 9.1
7. Ty Cobb1912 8.9
Harry Heilmann1923 8.9
9. Ty Cobb1916 8.7
10. Norm Cash1961 8.5
Defensive WAR †
1. Austin Jackson2011 3.1
2. Ian Kinsler2014 2.9
3. Brandon Inge2006 2.8
4. Ray Oyler1967 2.7
Jerry Priddy1950 2.7
Billy Rogell1935 2.7
7. Ian Kinsler2015 2.6
Boss Schmidt1908 2.6
9. Ossie Vitt1916 2.5
10. Donie Bush1914 2.4
Chet Lemon1983 2.4
Eddie Mayo1944 2.4
George Moriarty1914 2.4
Alan Trammell1981 2.4
Batting Average
1. Ty Cobb1911 .419
2. Ty Cobb1912 .409
3. Harry Heilmann1923 .403
4. Ty Cobb1922 .401
5. Harry Heilmann1927 .398
6. Harry Heilmann1921 .394
7. Harry Heilmann1925 .393
8. Ty Cobb1913 .389
Ty Cobb1921 .389
10. Ty Cobb1919 .384
On-Base%
1. Norm Cash1961 .487
2. Ty Cobb1915 .486
3. Harry Heilmann1923 .481
4. Roy Cullenbine1946 .477
5. Harry Heilmann1927 .475
6. Ty Cobb1925 .468
7. Ty Cobb1911 .466
Ty Cobb1913 .466
Ty Cobb1914 .466
10. Dick Wakefield1944 .464
Slugging %
1. Hank Greenberg1938 .683
2. Hank Greenberg1940 .670
3. Hank Greenberg1937 .668
4. Norm Cash1961 .662
5. Rudy York1937 .651
6. Miguel Cabrera2013 .636
7. Harry Heilmann1923 .632
8. Hank Greenberg1935 .628
9. Miguel Cabrera2010 .622
Hank Greenberg1939 .622
On-Base Plus Slugging
1. Norm Cash1961 1.148
2. Hank Greenberg1938 1.122
3. Harry Heilmann1923 1.113
4. Hank Greenberg1937 1.105
5. Hank Greenberg1940 1.103
6. Harry Heilmann1927 1.091
7. Ty Cobb1911 1.086
8. Miguel Cabrera2013 1.078
9. Ty Cobb1925 1.066
10. Harry Heilmann1921 1.051
Games Played
1. Rocky Colavito1961 163
2. Jimmy Barrett1904 162
Ed Brinkman1973 162
Cecil Fielder1991 162
Prince Fielder2012 162
Prince Fielder2013 162
Brian Hunter1997 162
Dick McAuliffe1964 162
Rusty Staub1978 162
Don Wert1965 162
Jake Wood1961 162
At Bats
1. Ian Kinsler2014 684
2. Harvey Kuenn1953 679
3. Ron LeFlore1978 666
4. Jake Wood1961 663
5. Travis Fryman1992 659
6. Brian Hunter1997 658
7. Harvey Kuenn1954 656
8. Ron LeFlore1977 652
9. Lou Whitaker1983 643
10. Rusty Staub1978 642
Plate Appearances
1. Ron LeFlore1978 741
2. Brian Hunter1997 738
3. Rusty Staub1978 734
4. Tony Phillips1992 733
5. Eddie Lake1947 732
6. Charlie Gehringer1936 731
Harvey Kuenn1953 731
Jake Wood1961 731
9. Jerry Priddy1950 729
10. Ty Cobb1924 727
Runs Scored
1. Ty Cobb1911 147
2. Ty Cobb1915 144
Charlie Gehringer1930 144
Charlie Gehringer1936 144
5. Hank Greenberg1938 143
6. Hank Greenberg1937 137
7. Charlie Gehringer1934 135
8. Charlie Gehringer1937 133
Charlie Gehringer1938 133
10. Lu Blue1922 131
Charlie Gehringer1929 131
Hits
1. Ty Cobb1911 248
2. Harry Heilmann1921 237
3. Charlie Gehringer1936 227
4. Ty Cobb1912 226
5. Ty Cobb1917 225
Harry Heilmann1925 225
7. George Kell1950 218
8. Sam Crawford1911 217
9. Ty Cobb1909 216
Magglio Ordonez2007 216
Total Bases
1. Hank Greenberg1937 397
2. Hank Greenberg1935 389
3. Hank Greenberg1940 384
4. Hank Greenberg1938 380
5. Miguel Cabrera2012 377
6. Ty Cobb1911 367
7. Harry Heilmann1921 365
8. Dale Alexander1929 363
9. Charlie Gehringer1936 356
Hank Greenberg1934 356
Doubles
1. Hank Greenberg1934 63
2. Charlie Gehringer1936 60
3. George Kell1950 56
4. Gee Walker1936 55
5. Magglio Ordonez2007 54
6. Miguel Cabrera2014 52
7. Charlie Gehringer1934 50
Hank Greenberg1940 50
Harry Heilmann1927 50
10. Hank Greenberg1937 49
Triples
1. Sam Crawford1914 26
2. Sam Crawford1903 25
3. Ty Cobb1911 24
Ty Cobb1917 24
5. Ty Cobb1912 23
Sam Crawford1913 23
Curtis Granderson2007 23
8. Sam Crawford1912 21
9. Ty Cobb1908 20
10. Sam Crawford1910 19
Sam Crawford1915 19
Charlie Gehringer1929 19
Roy Johnson1931 19
Barney McCosky1940 19
Home Runs
1. Hank Greenberg1938 58
2. Cecil Fielder1990 51
3. Rocky Colavito1961 45
4. Miguel Cabrera2012 44
Miguel Cabrera2013 44
Cecil Fielder1991 44
Hank Greenberg1946 44
8. Norm Cash1961 41
Hank Greenberg1940 41
10. Darrell Evans1985 40
Hank Greenberg1937 40
Runs Batted In
1. Hank Greenberg1937 184
2. Hank Greenberg1935 168
3. Hank Greenberg1940 150
4. Hank Greenberg1938 147
5. Rocky Colavito1961 140
6. Miguel Cabrera2012 139
Hank Greenberg1934 139
Harry Heilmann1921 139
Magglio Ordonez2007 139
10. Dale Alexander1929 137
Miguel Cabrera2013 137
Bases on Balls
1. Roy Cullenbine1947 137
2. Eddie Yost1959 135
3. Tony Phillips1993 132
4. Eddie Yost1960 125
5. Norm Cash1961 124
6. Mickey Tettleton1992 122
7. Eddie Lake1947 120
8. Hank Greenberg1938 119
9. Donie Bush1915 118
Ty Cobb1915 118
Strikeouts
1. Cecil Fielder1990 182
2. Austin Jackson2011 181
3. Justin Upton2016 179
4. J.D. Martinez2015 178
5. Rob Deer1991 175
6. Curtis Granderson2006 174
7. Brandon Inge2009 170
Austin Jackson2010 170
9. Jeimer Candelario2018 160
10. Melvin Nieves1996 158
Stolen Bases
1. Ty Cobb1915 96
2. Ty Cobb1911 83
3. Ron LeFlore1979 78
4. Ty Cobb1909 76
5. Brian Hunter1997 74
6. Ty Cobb1916 68
Ron LeFlore1978 68
8. Ty Cobb1910 65
9. Ty Cobb1912 61
10. Ron LeFlore1976 58
Singles
1. Ty Cobb1911 169
2. Harvey Kuenn1953 167
3. Ty Cobb1912 166
4. Ty Cobb1907 165
5. Ty Cobb1909 164
6. Harvey Kuenn1954 162
7. Ty Cobb1915 161
Harry Heilmann1921 161
Harry Heilmann1925 161
10. Sam Crawford1911 160
Adjusted OPS+
1. Ty Cobb1917 209
2. Ty Cobb1910 205
3. Norm Cash1961 201
4. Ty Cobb1912 200
5. Ty Cobb1911 196
6. Ty Cobb1913 194
Ty Cobb1918 194
Harry Heilmann1923 194
9. Ty Cobb1909 193
10. Miguel Cabrera2013 190
Ty Cobb1914 190
Dick Wakefield1944 190
Runs Created
1. Norm Cash1961 178
2. Hank Greenberg1937 172
3. Ty Cobb1911 168
4. Hank Greenberg1940 166
5. Hank Greenberg1938 164
6. Hank Greenberg1935 159
Harry Heilmann1921 159
8. Harry Heilmann1923 156
9. Miguel Cabrera2013 155
10. Charlie Gehringer1936 153
Adj. Batting Runs
1. Norm Cash1961 85
2. Ty Cobb1911 76
3. Ty Cobb1917 75
4. Harry Heilmann1923 74
5. Miguel Cabrera2013 72
6. Miguel Cabrera2011 70
Ty Cobb1915 70
8. Ty Cobb1912 69
9. Hank Greenberg1937 67
10. Ty Cobb1910 66
Adj. Batting Wins
1. Ty Cobb1917 8.4
2. Norm Cash1961 8.1
3. Ty Cobb1915 7.8
4. Ty Cobb1911 7.6
5. Ty Cobb1910 7.5
6. Ty Cobb1909 7.2
Ty Cobb1912 7.2
8. Miguel Cabrera2013 7.0
Harry Heilmann1923 7.0
10. Miguel Cabrera2011 6.8
Extra Base Hits
1. Hank Greenberg1937 103
2. Hank Greenberg1940 99
3. Hank Greenberg1935 98
4. Hank Greenberg1934 96
5. Charlie Gehringer1936 87
6. Hank Greenberg1938 85
Rudy York1940 85
8. Miguel Cabrera2010 84
Miguel Cabrera2012 84
Curtis Granderson2007 84
Times On Base
1. Ty Cobb1915 336
2. Norm Cash1961 326
3. Charlie Gehringer1934 316
4. Charlie Gehringer1936 314
5. Tony Phillips1993 313
6. Miguel Cabrera2011 308
7. Hank Greenberg1937 305
8. Ty Cobb1911 300
Charlie Gehringer1937 300
10. Ty Cobb1924 297
Hank Greenberg1938 297
Offensive Win %
1. Ty Cobb1910 .895
2. Ty Cobb1917 .889
3. Ty Cobb1911 .886
4. Ty Cobb1909 .874
5. Ty Cobb1913 .872
6. Norm Cash1961 .867
Ty Cobb1914 .867
8. Ty Cobb1918 .864
9. Ty Cobb1915 .859
10. Ty Cobb1912 .857
Hit By Pitch
1. Bill Freehan1968 24
2. Bill Freehan1967 20
Chet Lemon1983 20
4. Damion Easley1999 19
5. Prince Fielder2012 17
Brandon Inge2009 17
Heinie Manush1923 17
8. Damion Easley1997 16
Damion Easley1998 16
Heinie Manush1924 16
Sacrifice Hits
1. Donie Bush1909 52
2. Donie Bush1920 48
3. Ralph Young1919 46
4. Germany Schaefer1908 43
5. Ossie Vitt1915 42
6. Donie Bush1921 40
7. Topper Rigney1922 37
8. Bill Coughlin1906 36
Bobby Veach1922 36
10. Lu Blue1925 34
Billy Lush1903 34
Sacrifice Flies
1. Travis Fryman1994 13
Lance Parrish1983 13
3. Craig Monroe2005 12
4. Miguel Cabrera2014 11
Travis Fryman1997 11
Rusty Staub1976 11
Rusty Staub1978 11
8. Travis Fryman1996 10
Kirk Gibson1985 10
Torii Hunter2013 10
Dean Palmer2000 10
Bubba Phillips1963 10
Rusty Staub1977 10
Intentional Bases on Balls
1. Miguel Cabrera2010 32
2. Victor Martinez2014 28
3. Miguel Cabrera2011 22
4. Miguel Cabrera2013 19
Norm Cash1961 19
6. Prince Fielder2012 18
Mickey Tettleton1992 18
8. Miguel Cabrera2012 17
9. Kirk Gibson1985 16
Dmitri Young2003 16
Double Plays Grounded Into
1. Jimmy Bloodworth1943 29
2. Miguel Cabrera2012 28
3. Magglio Ordonez2008 27
Rusty Staub1977 27
5. Miguel Cabrera2016 26
6. Deivi Cruz2000 25
Bill Tuttle1955 25
8. Miguel Cabrera2011 24
Steve Kemp1980 24
Lance Parrish1980 24
Rusty Staub1978 24
Caught Stealing
1. Ty Cobb1915 38
2. Ty Cobb1912 34
3. Donie Bush1915 27
4. Donie Bush1914 26
5. Ty Cobb1916 24
6. Roy Johnson1931 21
7. Ron LeFlore1975 20
Ron LeFlore1976 20
Baldy Louden1912 20
Bobby Veach1914 20
Ralph Young1916 20
SB %
1. Quintin Berry2012 100.00
Dan Meyer1976 100.00
Red Wilson1958 100.00
4. Curtis Granderson2007 96.30
5. Al Kaline1961 93.33
6. Johnny Damon2010 91.67
7. Alan Trammell1987 91.30
8. Mickey Stanley1970 90.91
9. Victor Reyes2018 90.00
10. Jake Wood1962 88.89
Power-Speed #
1. Kirk Gibson1986 30.7
2. Kirk Gibson1985 29.5
3. Kirk Gibson1984 28.0
4. Kirk Gibson1987 25.0
5. Damion Easley1997 24.6
6. Curtis Granderson2007 24.4
7. Juan Encarnacion1999 24.1
8. Curtis Granderson2009 24.0
Alan Trammell1987 24.0
10. Chad Curtis1995 23.6
AB per SO
1. Johnny Bassler1925 57.3
2. Harvey Kuenn1954 50.5
3. Charlie Gehringer1936 49.3
4. Kid Elberfeld1902 48.8
5. Doc Cramer1943 46.6
6. Ossie Vitt1918 44.5
7. Sport McAllister1901 43.7
8. Del Pratt1924 42.9
9. George Kell1949 40.2
10. Ty Cobb1923 39.7
AB per HR
1. Hank Greenberg1938 9.6
2. Rudy York1937 10.7
3. Cecil Fielder1990 11.2
4. Hank Greenberg1946 11.9
5. Rob Deer1992 12.3
6. Miguel Cabrera2013 12.6
Darrell Evans1985 12.6
Marcus Thames2008 12.6
9. Norm Cash1961 13.0
Norm Cash1962 13.0
Rocky Colavito1961 13.0
Outs Made
1. Ian Kinsler2014 528
2. Brian Hunter1997 525
3. Jake Wood1961 515
4. Travis Fryman1992 512
5. Eddie Mayo1944 509
6. Eddie Lake1947 508
7. Rusty Staub1978 505
8. Ron LeFlore1978 501
9. Ossie Vitt1916 494
10. Harvey Kuenn1954 493
Base-Out Runs Added (RE24) †
1. Norm Cash1961 91.94
2. Miguel Cabrera2013 76.24
3. Miguel Cabrera2011 70.12
4. Magglio Ordonez2007 68.36
5. Miguel Cabrera2010 60.93
6. Al Kaline1955 60.33
7. Hank Greenberg1937 57.88
8. Rocky Colavito1961 55.21
9. Al Kaline1961 55.04
10. Victor Martinez2014 54.74
Win Probability Added (WPA) †
1. Norm Cash1961 7.7
2. Miguel Cabrera2011 7.6
3. Miguel Cabrera2010 7.5
4. Miguel Cabrera2013 6.7
Al Kaline1963 6.7
6. Magglio Ordonez2007 6.3
7. Al Kaline1967 6.0
8. Rusty Staub1976 5.8
9. Charlie Gehringer1934 5.5
10. Prince Fielder2012 4.9
Situ. Wins Added (WPA/LI) †
1. Norm Cash1961 8.4
2. Miguel Cabrera2013 7.0
3. Miguel Cabrera2011 6.2
4. Miguel Cabrera2010 5.9
Miguel Cabrera2012 5.9
6. Al Kaline1967 5.7
7. Al Kaline1966 5.4
8. Rocky Colavito1961 5.3
Magglio Ordonez2007 5.3
10. Al Kaline1961 5.2
Base-Out Wins Added (REW) †
1. Norm Cash1961 8.6
2. Miguel Cabrera2013 7.2
3. Miguel Cabrera2011 6.7
4. Magglio Ordonez2007 6.2
5. Al Kaline1955 5.9
6. Miguel Cabrera2010 5.8
7. Al Kaline1963 5.5
8. Victor Martinez2014 5.4
9. Rocky Colavito1961 5.2
Hank Greenberg1937 5.2
Al Kaline1961 5.2

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