MLB Batting Leaders - 1879 - Batting Average
PLAYERYRSGABRH2B3BHRRBIBBSOSBCSBA
1Paul Hines16854098114625102081600.357
2King Kelly16773457812020122081400.348
 Jim O'rourke19813626912619910131000.348
4John O'rourke3723176910817116083200.341
5Deacon White157833355110166106900.330
6Ed Cogswell349236517681108500.322
7Joe Start116631770101115207400.319
8Cap Anson22512274072201002200.317
9Charley Jones118335585112221090293800.315
10Tom York10813426910625510192800.310
PLAYERYRSGABRH2B3BHRRBIBBSOSBCSBA
11Orator Shaffer117331653961300062800.304
12Cal McVey481354641051860081300.297
13Jack Farrell11662924586821031300.295
14Ned Williamson13803206694201310243100.294
15Abner Dalrymple127133347972510042900.291
 Buttercup Dickerson7813507310218142032700.291
17Bill Crowley7602614175950061400.287
18John Ward178336471104942071400.286
19Silver Flint127932446922261064400.284
20Hardy Richardson14793365495181000163000.283
PLAYERYRSGABRH2B3BHRRBIBBSOSBCSBA
21John Morrill1584348569818500143200.282
22Pete Hotaling9813696410320910121700.279
23George Wright78538879107151010132000.276
24Mike McGeary68537462103720051300.275
 Oscar Walker57228735791561083800.275
26Charlie Eden48135340963173062000.272
27Bill Phillips108136558991540022000.271
28Chick Fulmer67630630821150053400.268
29Mike Dorgan105927038721151041300.267
 Sadie Houck88035669952492041100.267
PLAYERYRSGABRH2B3BHRRBIBBSOSBCSBA
31Ross Barnes47732355869210162500.266
 Joe Hornung127831946851870022700.266
33John Clapp770292477712510111100.264
34George Gore146326643701740083000.263
35Lew Brown75925025651442052800.260
36Al Hall2673063079730031300.258
37Ed Caskin77030432781320021400.257
38Blondie Purcell12753274283630031600.254
39Pud Galvin146726534661160015600.249
40Ezra Sutton138433954841340021800.248
PLAYERYRSGABRH2B3BHRRBIBBSOSBCSBA
41George Bradley10632513662950012000.247
42John Peters98337945931321011900.245
43Fred Warner57631632771140022000.244
44Tommy Bond865257356231006800.241
45Jack Burdock148435964861030092800.240
46Tom Carey48033530801410052000.239
47Pop Snyder158132942781632053100.237
48Jake Evans7722803065950051800.232
49Charlie Reilley5622361754510012000.229
50Bill Hague4512092047310031900.225

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