Batting Season & Career Finder

Data runs from 1871 to 2020 for regular season data, 1933-Present for the All-Star Game, and 1903-Present for the Postseason.

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Rookie status has changed over time, but for this output we are using the following standard.

Since 1971, rookies are players who have not reached
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Before 1971, rookies are players who have not reached
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For the service time measure, we are requiring the player did not reach 78 days of service at the end of a season. We have service time data only back to 2009.

The pre-1971 standard is applied to all seasons back to 1871 even though it was not the standard of the time.

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Results
Rk Player WAR/pos From To Age G PA AB R H 2B 3B HR RBI BB IBB SO HBP SH SF GDP SB CS BA OBP SLG OPS Pos Tm
126.9
221.7
320.2
419.3
518.8
618.2
717.3
816.8
916.6
1015.9
11Paul Molitor15.71991199334-364762178191034362210525512752273119912520377218.326.397.487.884*D3/HMIL-TOR
12Barry Larkin15.61991199327-2936315761381221423791340198169151558612335311.306.382.469.851*6/HCIN
13Lou Whitaker15.61991199334-363871592130624336884351216249151377141617139.282.395.468.863*4/HDDET
14Robby Thompson15.51991199329-314001637142921339879852162151326721279202920.279.354.454.808*4/HSFG
15Rickey Henderson15.31991199332-34385168813472963775765416231319194171102115937.280.419.451.870*7/DHTOR-OAK
16Jeff Bagwell14.91991199323-25460195616752424949714532662212428628329493014.295.380.464.845*3/HHOU
17Carlos Baerga14.71991199322-244732050187427757688952288117222182592544288.307.352.447.799*4/5HD6CLE
18Kenny Lofton14.21991199324-2631613871219221364441668415491563651513827.299.377.376.753*8/HHOU-CLE
19Jay Bell14.01991199325-27470211018442855181002334173184732414626433321.281.350.415.765*6/HPIT
20John Kruk13.71991199330-324461873158027049190154524727034275202133167.311.407.472.880*3/79H8PHI
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