Major League Record Book: Career Batting Average

This recent list is much smaller than usual, because the minimum requirement is two full seasons. So here are the four from 2006-2018:

1 Dan Murphy Luray ’05 0.299
2 Jon Jay Staunton ’04 0.285
3 Yonder Alonso Luray ’06 0.265
4 Jason Kipnis Covington ’06-7 0.263

No additions, and Kipnis and Alonso traded spots.

All-Time
1 John Kruk New Market ’81 0.300
2 Dan Murphy Luray ’05 0.299
3 Juan Pierre Harrisonburg ’97 0.295
4 Mo Vaughn Harrisonburg ’87 0.293
5 Gene Richards Harrisonburg 0.290
6 Jon Jay Staunton ’04 0.285
7 David Eckstein Harrisonburg ’95-6 0.280
8 Mike Lowell Waynesboro ’93 0.279
9 Aubrey Huff Staunton ’97 0.278
10 Chad Tracy Staunton ’99 0.274
11 Billy Sample Harrisonburg ’74-6 0.272
12 Steve Finley Harrisonburg ’85 0.271
13 Reggie Sanders Winchester ’87 0.267
14 Yonder Alonso Luray ’06 0.265
15 Jason Kipnis Covington ’06-7 0.263
16 Brett Gardner New Market ’03-04 0.261
17 Emil Brown Waynesboro ’94 0.258
Luke Scott Staunton 0.258
19 Kevin Kouzmanoff Winchester ’02 0.257
20 Gaby Sanchez Staunton ’03 0.254

Murphy stayed put at #2, and Jay stayed at #6. Alonso dropped below Sanders, as did Kipnis. Gardner stayed #16.

USP MLB: CINCINNATI REDS AT CHICAGO CUBS S BBN CHC CIN USA IL
Murphy gets this one by himself!

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