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Major League Fielding Leaders

Putouts
1. Jones2TM 1,462
2. MizeNYG 1,381
3. MusialSTL 1,360
4. York2TM 1,327
5. RobinsonBRO 1,323
Assists
1. StephensSLB 494
2. BoudreauCLE 475
3. DoerrBOS 466
GordonCLE 466
5. KerrNYG 461
Errors Committed
1. LakeDET 43
2. JoostPHA 38
3. ApplingCHW 35
4. GustinePIT 31
5. MerulloCHC 29
Def. Games as C
1. HeganCLE 133
2. CooperNYG 132
3. EdwardsBRO 128
4. MasiBSN 123
5. LamannoCIN 109
Tebbetts2TM 109
Putouts as C
1. EdwardsBRO 592
2. HeganCLE 566
3. CooperNYG 561
4. LamannoCIN 556
5. SeminickPHI 438
Assists as C
1. RosarPHA 70
2. Tebbetts2TM 65
3. LamannoCIN 62
4. EdwardsBRO 58
MasiBSN 58
Errors Committed as C
1. CooperNYG 13
2. EdwardsBRO 11
SeminickPHI 11
4. Tebbetts2TM 10
5. GuerraPHA 9
TabornKCM 9
LamannoCIN 9
TreshCHW 9
Double Plays Turned as C
1. EvansWSH 14
HeganCLE 14
3. RosarPHA 12
4. EdwardsBRO 11
5. TreshCHW 10
Tebbetts2TM 10
Passed Balls
1. SeminickPHI 17
2. HowellPIT 12
3. EdwardsBRO 11
4. ScheffingCHC 9
5. DickeyCHW 8
Stolen Bases Allowed as C
1. SeminickPHI 40
2. MossSLB 39
3. EdwardsBRO 35
MasiBSN 35
5. HaywoodIC 31
Caught Stealing as C
1. RosarPHA 38
2. HeganCLE 34
3. EvansWSH 31
4. LamannoCIN 28
5. EdwardsBRO 27
SeminickPHI 27
MasiBSN 27
Caught Stealing %
1. RosarPHA 67.9
2. HeganCLE 60.7
3. KluttzPIT 57.5
4. EvansWSH 55.4
5. SwiftDET 55.0
Def. Games as 1B
1. MizeNYG 154
VernonWSH 154
3. Jones2TM 152
4. RobinsonBRO 151
5. York2TM 150
Putouts as 1B
1. Jones2TM 1,462
2. MizeNYG 1,381
3. MusialSTL 1,360
4. York2TM 1,327
5. RobinsonBRO 1,323
Assists as 1B
1. CullenbineDET 139
2. MizeNYG 118
3. York2TM 107
4. VernonWSH 105
5. Jones2TM 104
Errors Committed as 1B
1. FainPHA 19
VernonWSH 19
3. TorgesonBSN 18
4. Jones2TM 16
RobinsonBRO 16
Double Plays Turned as 1B
1. Jones2TM 159
2. York2TM 151
3. RobinsonBRO 144
4. MusialSTL 138
5. VernonWSH 123
Def. Games as 2B
1. GordonCLE 155
VerbanPHI 155
3. RyanBSN 150
4. StirnweissNYY 148
5. DoerrBOS 146
PriddyWSH 146
StankyBRO 146
Putouts as 2B
1. VerbanPHI 450
2. StankyBRO 402
3. RyanBSN 393
4. PriddyWSH 382
5. DoerrBOS 376
Assists as 2B
1. DoerrBOS 466
GordonCLE 466
3. VerbanPHI 453
4. RyanBSN 432
5. SuderPHA 413
Errors Committed as 2B
1. KollowayCHW 23
RyanBSN 23
3. RenfroeKCM 20
4. SchoendienstSTL 19
5. GordonCLE 18
Double Plays Turned as 2B
1. StankyBRO 123
2. DoerrBOS 118
3. VerbanPHI 111
4. GordonCLE 110
5. SchoendienstSTL 109
Def. Games as 3B
1. GustinePIT 156
2. KellDET 152
3. KeltnerCLE 150
4. ElliottBSN 148
5. KurowskiSTL 141
Putouts as 3B
1. GustinePIT 193
2. DillingerSLB 169
3. KellDET 167
4. MajeskiPHA 160
5. KeltnerCLE 156
Assists as 3B
1. KellDET 333
2. GustinePIT 330
3. ElliottBSN 302
4. KeltnerCLE 266
5. DillingerSLB 265
Errors Committed as 3B
1. GustinePIT 31
2. HattonCIN 26
3. LohrkeNYG 20
KellDET 20
ElliottBSN 20
Double Plays Turned as 3B
1. GustinePIT 35
2. KeltnerCLE 29
3. BakerCHW 28
MajeskiPHA 28
5. JorgensenBRO 26
Def. Games as SS
1. LakeDET 158
2. JoostPHA 151
RizzutoNYY 151
MillerCIN 151
5. StephensSLB 149
Putouts as SS
1. JoostPHA 370
2. RizzutoNYY 340
3. MarionSTL 329
4. BoudreauCLE 305
5. MillerCIN 295
Assists as SS
1. StephensSLB 494
2. BoudreauCLE 475
3. KerrNYG 461
4. MarionSTL 452
JoostPHA 452
Errors Committed as SS
1. LakeDET 43
2. JoostPHA 38
3. ApplingCHW 35
4. MerulloCHC 29
5. RizzutoNYY 25
ReeseBRO 25
Double Plays Turned as SS
1. BoudreauCLE 120
2. StephensSLB 113
3. RizzutoNYY 111
4. MarionSTL 104
5. JoostPHA 100
Def. Games as LF (s.1901)
1. WilliamsBOS 156
2. KinerPIT 152
3. HeathSLB 140
4. EnnisPHI 135
5. GordonNYG 124
Putouts as LF (s.1901)
1. KinerPIT 351
2. WilliamsBOS 326
3. EnnisPHI 288
4. HeathSLB 261
5. McCoskyPHA 260
Assists as LF (s.1901)
1. GordonNYG 14
2. SlaughterSTL 12
3. EnnisPHI 11
4. WilliamsBOS 10
EasterHG 10
Errors Committed as LF (s.1901)
1. RowellBSN 12
2. WakefieldDET 11
3. WilliamsBOS 9
4. GordonNYG 8
5. KinerPIT 7
LindellNYY 7
RobertsonWSH 7
EnnisPHI 7
Double Plays Turned as LF (s.1901)
1. HeathSLB 4
SlaughterSTL 4
3. CavarrettaCHC 3
4. ScottKCM 2
DavisBEG 2
EasterHG 2
BockmanCLE 2
McCoskyPHA 2
EnnisPHI 2
WakefieldDET 2
WilliamsBOS 2
Def. Games as CF (s.1901)
1. SpenceWSH 142
2. DiMaggioNYY 139
3. ChapmanPHA 134
DiMaggioBOS 134
5. Walker2TM 133
Putouts as CF (s.1901)
1. DiMaggioBOS 401
2. SpenceWSH 393
3. ChapmanPHA 368
4. MetkovichCLE 348
5. Walker2TM 329
Assists as CF (s.1901)
1. DiMaggioBOS 19
2. Walker2TM 13
3. SpenceWSH 12
ChapmanPHA 12
5. ThomsonNYG 11
Errors Committed as CF (s.1901)
1. Walker2TM 13
2. DiMaggioBOS 10
3. KimbroBEG 8
4. EversDET 7
ThomsonNYG 7
LehnerSLB 7
HaasCIN 7
SpenceWSH 7
Double Plays Turned as CF (s.1901)
1. DiMaggioBOS 4
2. PafkoCHC 3
SpenceWSH 3
4. TuckerCHW 2
ThomsonNYG 2
MooreSTL 2
FarmerNBY 2
GuilbeBEG 2
PagésNYC 2
PhilleyCHW 2
ChapmanPHA 2
EversDET 2
MetkovichCLE 2
FurilloBRO 2
Def. Games as RF (s.1901)
1. MarshallNYG 155
2. HolmesBSN 148
3. WalkerBRO 147
4. BaumholtzCIN 140
NicholsonCHC 140
Putouts as RF (s.1901)
1. HolmesBSN 322
2. MarshallNYG 320
3. WalkerBRO 260
4. HenrichNYY 259
5. NicholsonCHC 258
Assists as RF (s.1901)
1. MarshallNYG 17
2. HolmesBSN 12
BaumholtzCIN 12
4. LewisWSH 10
HenrichNYY 10
Errors Committed as RF (s.1901)
1. MarshallNYG 10
WalkerBRO 10
3. LewisWSH 9
4. Northey2TM 7
WyrostekPHI 7
Double Plays Turned as RF (s.1901)
1. MarshallNYG 7
2. HolmesBSN 4
ColemanSLB 4
4. PeckCLE 3
Tatum2TM 3
BaumholtzCIN 3
Def. Games as OF
1. WilliamsBOS 156
2. MarshallNYG 155
3. KinerPIT 152
4. BaumholtzCIN 150
5. HolmesBSN 147
WalkerBRO 147
Putouts as OF
1. ChapmanPHA 428
2. DiMaggioBOS 413
3. SpenceWSH 408
4. KinerPIT 390
5. Walker2TM 365
Assists as OF
1. DiMaggioBOS 19
MarshallNYG 19
3. BaumholtzCIN 18
4. ChapmanPHA 16
5. SlaughterSTL 15
Walker2TM 15
Errors Committed as OF
1. Walker2TM 14
2. RowellBSN 12
3. WakefieldDET 11
4. DiMaggioBOS 10
MarshallNYG 10
WalkerBRO 10
Double Plays Turned as OF
1. MarshallNYG 6
2. SlaughterSTL 5
3. ColemanSLB 4
DiMaggioBOS 4
HeathSLB 4
DavisBEG 4
HolmesBSN 4
Def. Games as P
1. TrinkleNYG 62
2. KliemanCLE 58
3. PageNYY 56
4. Behrman2TM 50
Higbe2TM 50
Putouts as P
1. NewhouserDET 23
2. TroutDET 22
3. JansenNYG 19
4. LeonardPHI 18
5. FellerCLE 17
BarrettBSN 17
Assists as P
1. BlackwellCIN 70
2. MungerSTL 55
SainBSN 55
4. NewhouserDET 52
HattenBRO 52
Errors Committed as P
1. MastersonWSH 6
2. PierettiWSH 5
WyseCHC 5
GainesBEG 5
5. BentonDET 4
DietrichPHA 4
DorishBOS 4
NewhouserDET 4
DicksonSTL 4
JansenNYG 4
BlackBEG 4
ByrdBEG 4
Double Plays Turned as P
1. HaynesCHW 5
PolletSTL 5
JohnsonBOS 5
WyseCHC 5
5. McCahanPHA 4
TaylorBRO 4
OstermuellerPIT 4
TroutDET 4
Voiselle2TM 4
MastersonWSH 4
LemonCLE 4
BarneyBRO 4
EmbreeCLE 4
HattenBRO 4
Raffensberger2TM 4
Range Factor/9Inn as C
1. LongleyMRS 7.92
2. TrouppeCBE 7.77
3. CashPS 7.74
4. TabornKCM 7.45
5. LoudenNYC 7.15
Range Factor/Game as C
1. LoudenNYC 7.24
2. LongleyMRS 6.79
3. TabornKCM 6.68
4. TrouppeCBE 6.33
5. NapierHG 6.11
Fielding % as C
1. HayesNBY 1.000
2. RosarPHA .996
3. GlennPS .993
4. MasiBSN .989
5. SwiftDET .989
Range Factor/9Inn as 1B
1. BostockCAG 11.03
2. TatumIC 11.02
3. WareCBE 10.71
4. RobinsonCLE 10.53
5. Jones2TM 10.36
Range Factor/Game as 1B
1. Jones2TM 10.30
2. CabreraNYC 10.23
3. BostockCAG 10.21
4. WaitkusCHC 10.02
5. WareCBE 10.00
Fielding % as 1B
1. MizeNYG .996
2. York2TM .995
3. MusialSTL .994
4. McQuinnNYY .994
5. WaitkusCHC .994
Range Factor/9Inn as 2B
1. VerbanPHI 6.14
2. KollowayCHW 5.95
3. DoerrBOS 5.91
4. DíazNYC 5.84
5. BerardinoSLB 5.79
Range Factor/Game as 2B
1. KollowayCHW 5.86
2. VerbanPHI 5.83
3. DoerrBOS 5.77
4. StankyBRO 5.53
5. RyanBSN 5.50
Fielding % as 2B
1. SuderPHA .986
2. StankyBRO .985
3. MayoDET .983
4. StirnweissNYY .983
5. VerbanPHI .982
Range Factor/9Inn as 3B
1. WatkinsPS 3.74
2. HairstonIC 3.48
3. GustinePIT 3.46
4. BakerCHW 3.44
5. LowreyCHC 3.42
Range Factor/Game as 3B
1. WatkinsPS 3.38
2. GustinePIT 3.35
3. BakerCHW 3.34
4. KellDET 3.29
5. DillingerSLB 3.17
Fielding % as 3B
1. MajeskiPHA .988
2. KeltnerCLE .972
3. KellDET .962
4. YostWSH .958
5. DillingerSLB .958
Range Factor/9Inn as SS
1. ButtsBEG 5.67
2. JoostPHA 5.52
3. KerrNYG 5.51
4. GarcíaNYC 5.51
5. MarionSTL 5.51
Range Factor/Game as SS
1. MarionSTL 5.54
2. ButtsBEG 5.46
3. JoostPHA 5.44
4. GarcíaNYC 5.36
5. KerrNYG 5.30
Fielding % as SS
1. BoudreauCLE .982
2. MarionSTL .981
3. ChristmanWSH .978
4. KerrNYG .977
5. PeskyBOS .976
Range Factor/9Inn as LF (s.1948)
1. ChismBBB 2.21
2. AbernathyIC 2.13
3. EasterHG 1.79
4. DavisBEG 1.78
5. ScottKCM 1.75
Range Factor/Game as LF (s.1901)
1. LindellNYY 2.43
2. KinerPIT 2.36
3. McCoskyPHA 2.31
4. EnnisPHI 2.21
5. WilliamsBOS 2.15
Fielding % as LF (s.1901)
1. GalanCIN .988
2. HeathSLB .985
3. McCoskyPHA .982
4. KinerPIT .981
5. EnnisPHI .977
Range Factor/9Inn as CF (s.1948)
1. ColásMRS 2.91
2. DrakeIC 2.69
3. JethroeCBE 2.54
4. ArmourCAG 2.47
5. BenjaminHG 2.39
Range Factor/Game as CF (s.1901)
1. DiMaggioBOS 3.13
2. MetkovichCLE 2.95
3. ColásMRS 2.88
4. RussellPIT 2.85
5. SpenceWSH 2.85
Fielding % as CF (s.1901)
1. DiMaggioNYY .997
2. MetkovichCLE .989
3. BensonPS .988
4. PafkoCHC .985
5. ChapmanPHA .984
Range Factor/9Inn as RF (s.1948)
1. BrathwaitePS 2.07
2. MerchantIC 2.02
3. ThurmanHG 2.02
4. GraceCBE 1.87
5. McCurineCAG 1.71
Range Factor/Game as RF (s.1901)
1. HolmesBSN 2.26
2. MarshallNYG 2.17
3. HenrichNYY 2.17
4. WestlakePIT 2.02
5. LewisWSH 1.98
Fielding % as RF (s.1901)
1. NicholsonCHC .989
2. HolmesBSN .988
3. MullinDET .986
4. HenrichNYY .982
5. BrathwaitePS .978
Range Factor/9Inn as OF
1. DiMaggioBOS 3.31
2. MetkovichCLE 3.18
3. ChapmanPHA 3.08
4. SpenceWSH 3.07
5. EversDET 3.04
Range Factor/Game as OF
1. DiMaggioBOS 3.22
2. ChapmanPHA 3.04
3. EversDET 2.96
4. SpenceWSH 2.96
5. MetkovichCLE 2.95
Fielding % as OF
1. DiMaggioNYY .997
2. MeleBOS .992
3. NicholsonCHC .990
4. MetkovichCLE .989
5. HolmesBSN .989
Range Factor/9Inn as P
1. JessupCAG 3.96
2. LockeCAG 3.96
3. WilliamsIC 3.88
4. BarbeeNBY 3.80
5. ClarkeCBE 3.75
Range Factor/Game as P
1. ClarkeCBE 3.75
2. WilliamsIC 3.25
3. JessupCAG 3.20
4. RichardsonKCM 3.00
5. LockeCAG 2.75
Fielding % as P
1. HenryIC 1.000
SmithKCM 1.000
RichardsonKCM 1.000
PowellBBB 1.000
PerryBBB 1.000
NewberryBBB 1.000
McCoyCAG 1.000
LockeCAG 1.000
JohnsonKCM 1.000
JessupCAG 1.000
BevensNYY 1.000
GodínezIC 1.000
ColzieIC 1.000
ClarkeCBE 1.000
BumpusCAG 1.000
BrackenCBE 1.000
SheaNYY 1.000
MuncriefSLB 1.000
HaefnerWSH 1.000
DobsonBOS 1.000