Single-Season Top 10 Leaders

WAR Position Players †
1. Alex Rodriguez2002 8.8
2. Josh Hamilton2010 8.7
3. Alex Rodriguez2003 8.4
4. Alex Rodriguez2001 8.3
5. Adrian Beltre2012 7.2
Mark Teixeira2005 7.2
7. Toby Harrah1975 7.1
8. Ian Kinsler2011 7.0
9. Buddy Bell1979 6.9
Rafael Palmeiro1993 6.9
Offensive WAR †
1. Alex Rodriguez2001 9.2
2. Alex Rodriguez2002 8.7
3. Frank Howard1969 7.9
4. Josh Hamilton2010 7.6
Alex Rodriguez2003 7.6
6. Frank Howard1968 7.0
7. Julio Franco1991 6.9
8. Juan Gonzalez1993 6.8
Toby Harrah1975 6.8
10. Frank Howard1970 6.6
Defensive WAR †
1. Buddy Bell1979 3.7
2. Buddy Bell1981 3.4
3. Ed Brinkman1966 3.3
Ed Brinkman1969 3.3
Ivan Rodriguez1996 3.3
6. Ed Brinkman1970 3.2
7. Hank Blalock2003 3.0
Aurelio Rodriguez1970 3.0
Ivan Rodriguez1997 3.0
Jim Sundberg1978 3.0
Batting Average
1. Josh Hamilton2010 .359
2. Julio Franco1991 .341
3. Michael Young2011 .338
4. Mickey Rivers1980 .333
5. Rusty Greer1996 .332
Ivan Rodriguez1999 .332
7. Michael Young2005 .331
8. Frank Catalanotto2001 .330
9. Buddy Bell1980 .329
Will Clark1994 .329
On-Base%
1. Milton Bradley2008 .436
2. Toby Harrah1985 .432
3. Will Clark1994 .431
4. Mike Hargrove1977 .420
Rafael Palmeiro1999 .420
6. Frank Howard1970 .416
7. Josh Hamilton2010 .411
8. Julio Franco1991 .408
9. Rusty Greer1997 .405
Rusty Greer1999 .405
Slugging %
1. Juan Gonzalez1996 .643
2. Josh Hamilton2010 .633
3. Juan Gonzalez1993 .632
4. Juan Gonzalez1998 .630
Rafael Palmeiro1999 .630
6. Alex Rodriguez2002 .623
7. Alex Rodriguez2001 .622
8. Juan Gonzalez1999 .601
9. Alex Rodriguez2003 .600
10. Juan Gonzalez1997 .589
On-Base Plus Slugging
1. Rafael Palmeiro1999 1.050
2. Josh Hamilton2010 1.044
3. Alex Rodriguez2001 1.021
4. Alex Rodriguez2002 1.015
5. Juan Gonzalez1996 1.011
6. Juan Gonzalez1993 1.000
7. Milton Bradley2008 .999
8. Juan Gonzalez1998 .997
9. Alex Rodriguez2003 .995
10. Juan Gonzalez1999 .980
Games Played
1. Al Oliver1980 163
2. Buddy Bell1979 162
Rougned Odor2017 162
Alex Rodriguez2001 162
Alex Rodriguez2002 162
Ruben Sierra1989 162
Mark Teixeira2005 162
Mark Teixeira2006 162
George Wright1983 162
Michael Young2006 162
At Bats
1. Michael Young2006 691
2. Michael Young2004 690
3. Buddy Bell1979 670
4. Michael Young2005 668
5. Michael Young2003 666
6. Ruben Sierra1991 661
7. Al Oliver1980 656
Michael Young2010 656
9. Ian Kinsler2012 655
10. Hank Blalock2005 647
Plate Appearances
1. Michael Young2006 748
2. Michael Young2004 739
3. Alex Rodriguez2001 732
Michael Young2005 732
5. Ian Kinsler2012 731
6. Mark Teixeira2005 730
7. Mark Teixeira2006 727
8. Ruben Sierra1991 726
9. Alex Rodriguez2002 725
10. Ian Kinsler2011 723
Runs Scored
1. Alex Rodriguez2001 133
2. Alex Rodriguez2002 125
3. Rafael Palmeiro1993 124
Alex Rodriguez2003 124
5. Ian Kinsler2011 121
6. Ivan Rodriguez1996 116
Ivan Rodriguez1999 116
8. Rafael Palmeiro1991 115
9. Juan Gonzalez1999 114
Michael Young2004 114
Michael Young2005 114
Hits
1. Michael Young2005 221
2. Michael Young2006 217
3. Michael Young2004 216
4. Michael Young2011 213
5. Mickey Rivers1980 210
6. Al Oliver1980 209
7. Michael Young2003 204
8. Rafael Palmeiro1991 203
Ruben Sierra1991 203
10. Julio Franco1991 201
Alex Rodriguez2001 201
Michael Young2007 201
Total Bases
1. Alex Rodriguez2001 393
2. Alex Rodriguez2002 389
3. Juan Gonzalez1998 382
4. Mark Teixeira2005 370
5. Alex Rodriguez2003 364
6. Rafael Palmeiro1999 356
7. Juan Gonzalez1996 348
8. Ruben Sierra1989 344
9. Michael Young2005 343
10. Frank Howard1969 340
Doubles
1. Michael Young2006 52
2. Juan Gonzalez1998 50
3. Rafael Palmeiro1991 49
4. Ivan Rodriguez1996 47
5. Nelson Cruz2012 45
Mark Teixeira2006 45
7. Elvis Andrus2017 44
Gary Matthews2006 44
Ruben Sierra1991 44
10. Marlon Byrd2009 43
Al Oliver1980 43
Alfonso Soriano2005 43
Triples
1. Ruben Sierra1989 14
2. Chuck Hinton1963 12
3. Delino DeShields2015 10
David Hulse1993 10
Ruben Sierra1986 10
Ed Stroud1968 10
7. Elvis Andrus2012 9
Ed Brinkman1966 9
Marty Keough1961 9
Rougned Odor2015 9
Michael Young2003 9
Michael Young2004 9
Home Runs
1. Alex Rodriguez2002 57
2. Alex Rodriguez2001 52
3. Frank Howard1969 48
4. Juan Gonzalez1996 47
Rafael Palmeiro1999 47
Rafael Palmeiro2001 47
Alex Rodriguez2003 47
8. Juan Gonzalez1993 46
9. Juan Gonzalez1998 45
10. Frank Howard1968 44
Frank Howard1970 44
Runs Batted In
1. Juan Gonzalez1998 157
2. Rafael Palmeiro1999 148
3. Juan Gonzalez1996 144
Mark Teixeira2005 144
5. Alex Rodriguez2002 142
6. Alex Rodriguez2001 135
7. Juan Gonzalez1997 131
8. Josh Hamilton2008 130
9. Juan Gonzalez1999 128
Josh Hamilton2012 128
Bases on Balls
1. Frank Howard1970 132
2. Toby Harrah1985 113
3. Toby Harrah1977 109
4. Mike Hargrove1978 107
Mickey Tettleton1995 107
6. Rafael Palmeiro2002 104
7. Mike Hargrove1977 103
Rafael Palmeiro2000 103
9. Frank Howard1969 102
10. Rafael Palmeiro2001 101
Strikeouts
1. Joey Gallo2018 207
2. Joey Gallo2017 196
3. Adolis García2021 194
4. Pete Incaviglia1986 185
5. Rougned Odor2019 178
6. Pete Incaviglia1987 168
7. Shin-Soo Choo2019 165
8. Mike Napoli2017 163
9. Josh Hamilton2012 162
Nathaniel Lowe2021 162
Rougned Odor2017 162
Stolen Bases
1. Bump Wills1978 52
2. Dave Nelson1972 51
3. Otis Nixon1995 50
4. Cecil Espy1989 45
5. Billy Sample1983 44
6. Dave Nelson1973 43
7. Elvis Andrus2013 42
8. Tom Goodwin1999 39
9. Tom Goodwin1998 38
Gary Pettis1990 38
Singles
1. Mickey Rivers1980 165
2. Julio Franco1991 156
3. Michael Young2011 155
4. Michael Young2007 154
5. Michael Young2004 152
Michael Young2005 152
7. Otis Nixon1995 151
8. Michael Young2003 148
Michael Young2006 148
10. Darryl Hamilton1996 145
Adjusted OPS+
1. Frank Howard1969 178
2. Frank Howard1968 171
3. Josh Hamilton2010 170
Frank Howard1970 170
5. Juan Gonzalez1993 169
6. Milton Bradley2008 162
Jeff Burroughs1974 162
8. Rafael Palmeiro1999 160
Alex Rodriguez2001 160
10. Alex Rodriguez2002 158
Runs Created
1. Alex Rodriguez2001 159
2. Alex Rodriguez2002 153
3. Rafael Palmeiro1999 152
4. Alex Rodriguez2003 148
5. Mark Teixeira2005 140
6. Rafael Palmeiro2001 135
7. Juan Gonzalez1998 134
Josh Hamilton2010 134
9. Rusty Greer1997 132
Frank Howard1969 132
Adj. Batting Runs
1. Frank Howard1969 62
2. Frank Howard1970 59
3. Alex Rodriguez2001 57
4. Rafael Palmeiro1999 54
5. Alex Rodriguez2002 53
6. Josh Hamilton2010 52
7. Jeff Burroughs1974 49
Rafael Palmeiro1991 49
9. Juan Gonzalez1993 48
Frank Howard1968 48
Adj. Batting Wins
1. Frank Howard1969 6.3
2. Frank Howard1970 6.0
3. Frank Howard1968 5.3
Alex Rodriguez2001 5.3
5. Jeff Burroughs1974 5.1
6. Alex Rodriguez2002 5.0
7. Josh Hamilton2010 4.9
8. Rafael Palmeiro1991 4.8
Rafael Palmeiro1999 4.8
10. Mike Epstein1969 4.5
Juan Gonzalez1993 4.5
Extra Base Hits
1. Juan Gonzalez1998 97
2. Alex Rodriguez2001 87
Mark Teixeira2005 87
4. Alex Rodriguez2002 86
5. Alex Rodriguez2003 83
6. Juan Gonzalez1996 82
7. Alfonso Soriano2005 81
8. Juan Gonzalez1993 80
Rafael Palmeiro2001 80
10. Rafael Palmeiro1993 79
Mark Teixeira2006 79
Times On Base
1. Frank Howard1970 294
2. Alex Rodriguez2001 292
3. Alex Rodriguez2002 284
4. Rafael Palmeiro1999 283
Alex Rodriguez2003 283
6. Frank Howard1969 282
Michael Young2005 282
8. Rusty Greer1997 279
9. Rafael Palmeiro1991 277
Mark Teixeira2005 277
Offensive Win %
1. Josh Hamilton2010 .808
2. Milton Bradley2008 .765
3. Frank Howard1969 .760
4. Frank Howard1968 .758
5. Frank Howard1970 .757
6. Rafael Palmeiro1999 .753
7. Alex Rodriguez2001 .751
8. Alex Rodriguez2002 .746
9. Juan Gonzalez1993 .739
10. Jeff Burroughs1974 .737
Hit By Pitch
1. Robinson Chirinos2018 19
Carlos Gomez2017 19
3. Shin-Soo Choo2019 18
4. Alex Rodriguez2001 16
5. Shin-Soo Choo2015 15
Alex Rodriguez2003 15
Nick Solak2021 15
8. Rougned Odor2015 14
Mark Teixeira2003 14
10. Mike Epstein1968 13
Juan Gonzalez1993 13
Sacrifice Hits
1. Bert Campaneris1977 40
2. Bert Campaneris1978 25
3. Jim Sundberg1977 20
4. Nelson Norman1979 18
5. Elvis Andrus2010 17
Elvis Andrus2012 17
Jim Sundberg1974 17
8. Elvis Andrus2011 16
Elvis Andrus2013 16
Kevin Elster1996 16
Lenny Randle1974 16
Sacrifice Flies
1. Jeff Burroughs1974 12
Juan Gonzalez1999 12
Ruben Sierra1987 12
4. Jeff Burroughs1973 11
Will Clark1995 11
Kevin Elster1996 11
Juan Gonzalez1998 11
Michael Young2010 11
9. Elvis Andrus2019 10
Buddy Bell1979 10
Buddy Bell1981 10
Marlon Byrd2009 10
Juan Gonzalez1997 10
Rusty Greer1996 10
Josh Hamilton2011 10
Pete O'Brien1987 10
Ruben Sierra1989 10
Intentional Bases on Balls
1. Frank Howard1970 29
2. Rafael Palmeiro1993 22
3. Frank Howard1971 20
4. Frank Howard1969 19
5. Rafael Palmeiro2000 17
6. Rafael Palmeiro2002 16
7. Prince Fielder2015 14
Rafael Palmeiro1999 14
9. Adrian Beltre2014 13
Milton Bradley2008 13
Josh Hamilton2011 13
Josh Hamilton2012 13
Mike Hargrove1976 13
Ruben Sierra1990 13
Double Plays Grounded Into
1. Ivan Rodriguez1999 31
2. Frank Howard1969 29
Frank Howard1971 29
4. Julio Franco1989 27
Michael Young2006 27
6. Gene Green1961 26
Michael Young2012 26
8. Buddy Bell1983 24
Rafael Palmeiro1990 24
10. Ed Brinkman1969 23
Frank Howard1970 23
Caught Stealing
1. Otis Nixon1995 21
2. Bobby Bonds1978 20
Bert Campaneris1977 20
Cecil Espy1989 20
Tom Goodwin1998 20
6. Lenny Randle1975 19
7. Juan Beniquez1977 18
8. Jerry Browne1987 17
Dave Nelson1972 17
Lenny Randle1974 17
SB %
1. Craig Gentry2011 100.00
Leody Taveras2020 100.00
3. Alex Rios2013 94.12
4. Shin-Soo Choo2019 93.75
Alfonso Soriano2005 93.75
6. Ian Kinsler2008 92.86
7. Oddibe McDowell1987 92.31
8. Ian Kinsler2007 92.00
9. David Hulse1994 90.00
10. Craig Gentry2013 88.89
Power-Speed #
1. Alfonso Soriano2005 32.7
2. Bobby Bonds1978 32.5
3. Ian Kinsler2009 31.0
Ian Kinsler2011 31.0
5. Ivan Rodriguez1999 29.2
6. Rafael Palmeiro1993 27.6
7. Toby Harrah1977 27.0
8. Alex Rodriguez2001 26.7
9. Alex Rodriguez2003 25.0
10. Nelson Cruz2009 24.9
AB per SO
1. Mickey Rivers1980 18.5
2. Cesar Tovar1974 17.0
3. Ed Brinkman1970 15.2
4. Scott Fletcher1988 15.1
5. Al Oliver1981 15.0
6. Buddy Bell1979 14.9
7. Al Oliver1979 14.5
8. Al Oliver1980 14.0
9. Ed Brinkman1969 13.7
10. Buddy Bell1983 12.9
Mickey Rivers1981 12.9
AB per HR
1. Alex Rodriguez2002 10.9
2. Joey Gallo2017 11.0
3. Juan Gonzalez1996 11.5
4. Juan Gonzalez1993 11.7
5. Rafael Palmeiro1999 12.0
6. Alex Rodriguez2001 12.2
7. Frank Howard1969 12.3
8. Joey Gallo2018 12.5
9. Juan Gonzalez1997 12.7
Rafael Palmeiro2002 12.7
Outs Made
1. Ian Kinsler2012 516
2. Ruben Sierra1987 515
3. Michael Young2006 512
4. Elvis Andrus2014 508
5. Buddy Bell1979 507
Del Unser1968 507
7. Rougned Odor2017 506
8. Michael Young2010 504
9. Elvis Andrus2013 501
10. Hank Blalock2005 497
Base-Out Runs Added (RE24) †
1. Frank Howard1970 68.09
2. Rafael Palmeiro1999 67.08
3. Frank Howard1969 63.57
4. Alex Rodriguez2001 61.26
5. Mark Teixeira2005 60.97
6. Alex Rodriguez2002 57.36
7. Josh Hamilton2010 56.70
8. Jeff Burroughs1974 52.53
9. Juan Gonzalez1993 51.95
10. Rafael Palmeiro1993 49.56
Win Probability Added (WPA) †
1. Frank Howard1970 7.5
2. Mike Epstein1969 6.7
3. Josh Hamilton2010 6.2
4. Frank Howard1969 6.1
5. Frank Howard1968 5.9
6. Jeff Burroughs1974 5.7
Alex Rodriguez2001 5.7
8. Rafael Palmeiro1999 5.5
9. Juan Gonzalez1993 5.1
10. Josh Hamilton2011 4.9
Situ. Wins Added (WPA/LI) †
1. Frank Howard1969 7.8
2. Alex Rodriguez2001 6.8
3. Frank Howard1968 6.3
4. Frank Howard1970 6.2
5. Alex Rodriguez2002 5.7
6. Alex Rodriguez2003 5.3
7. Josh Hamilton2010 5.2
Rafael Palmeiro1999 5.2
9. Jeff Burroughs1974 5.0
10. Mike Epstein1969 4.7
Juan Gonzalez1993 4.7
Championship WPA (cWPA) †
1. Juan Gonzalez1993 4.9
2. Josh Hamilton2011 4.8
3. Josh Hamilton2010 4.6
4. Jeff Burroughs1974 3.7
5. Mitch Moreland2015 3.6
Rafael Palmeiro1993 3.6
7. Rafael Palmeiro1999 3.2
8. Pete O'Brien1986 3.1
9. Rusty Greer1996 2.8
10. Adrian Beltre2012 2.7
Josh Hamilton2008 2.7
Frank Howard1968 2.7
Ruben Sierra1989 2.7
Mickey Tettleton1995 2.7
Base-Out Wins Added (REW) †
1. Frank Howard1970 7.0
2. Frank Howard1969 6.6
3. Rafael Palmeiro1999 5.9
4. Frank Howard1968 5.5
Alex Rodriguez2001 5.5
Mark Teixeira2005 5.5
7. Jeff Burroughs1974 5.4
8. Josh Hamilton2010 5.2
Alex Rodriguez2002 5.2
10. Juan Gonzalez1993 5.0

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