All-time Jewish batting leaders*

Through 2017

Calculated by Jewish Baseball News

* Active players shown bolded

Most home runs, season

RANK
PLAYER
YEAR
TEAM
HR
1Hank Greenberg1938Detroit Tigers58
2Shawn Green2001Los Angeles Dodgers49
3Hank Greenberg1946Detroit Tigers44
4Al Rosen1953Cleveland Indians43
5Shawn Green1999Toronto Blue Jays42
5Shawn Green2002Los Angeles Dodgers42
7Ryan Braun2012Milwaukee Brewers41
7Hank Greenberg1940Detroit Tigers41
9Hank Greenberg1937Detroit Tigers40
10Ryan Braun2008Milwaukee Brewers37
10Al Rosen1950Cleveland Indians37

Most home runs, career

RANK
PLAYER
HR
1Hank Greenberg331
2Shawn Green328
3Ryan Braun302
4Ian Kinsler
234
5Sid Gordon202
6Al Rosen192
7Mike Lieberthal150
7Kevin Youkilis150
9Mike Epstein130
10Danny Valencia87
11Gabe Kapler82
12Ike Davis
81
13Brad Ausmus80

Home-run frequency, season (15+ HRs)

RANK
PLAYER
YEAR
TEAM
AB
HR
AB/HR
1Hank Greenberg1938Detroit Tigers556589.59
2Art Shamsky1966Cincinnati Reds2342111.14
3Hank Greenberg1946Detroit Tigers5234411.89
4Shawn Green2001Los Angeles Dodgers6194912.63
5Ryan Braun
2007Milwaukee Brewers4513413.26
6Mike Epstein1969Washington Senators4033013.43
7Shawn Green2002Los Angeles Dodgers5824213.86
8Al Rosen1953Cleveland Indians5994313.93
9Hank Greenberg1940Detroit Tigers5734113.98
10Ryan Braun
2012Milwaukee Brewers5984114.59
11Shawn Green1999Toronto Blue Jays6144214.62
12Hank Greenberg1937Detroit Tigers5944014.85
13Al Rosen1950Cleveland Indians5543714.97
14Hank Greenberg1939Detroit Tigers5003315.15
15Hank Greenberg1947Pittsburgh Pirates4022516.08
16Ike Davis
2012New York Mets5193216.22
17Joc Pederson
2016Los Angeles Dodgers4062516.24
18Mike Lieberthal1999Philadelphia Phillies5103116.45
19Ryan Braun
2008Milwaukee Brewers6113716.51
AB = at bats

Home-run frequency, career (50+ HRs)

RANK
PLAYER
AB
HR
AB/HR
1Hank Greenberg519333115.69
2Ryan Braun
562930218.63
3Joc Pederson11876219.14
4Al Rosen372519219.40
5Shawn Green708232821.59
6Mike Epstein285413021.95
7Sid Gordon499220224.71
8Art Shamsky16866824.79
9Kevin Youkilis374915024.99
10Ike Davis
20768125.63
11Ron Blomberg13335225.63
12Mike Lieberthal421815028.12
13Ian Kinsler
667823428.53
14Danny Valencia
27088731.12
15Jeff Newman21236333.70
16Gabe Kapler29838236.38
AB = at bats

Most RBIs, season

RANK
PLAYER
YEAR
TEAM
RBI
1Hank Greenberg1937Detroit Tigers184
2Hank Greenberg1935Detroit Tigers168
3Hank Greenberg1940Detroit Tigers150
4Hank Greenberg1938Detroit Tigers147
5Al Rosen1953Cleveland Indians145
6Hank Greenberg1934Detroit Tigers139
7Hank Greenberg1946Detroit Tigers127
8Shawn Green2001Los Angeles Dodgers125
9Shawn Green1999Toronto Blue Jays123
10Al Rosen1950Cleveland Indians116
11Kevin Youkilis2008Boston Red Sox115
12Ryan Braun2009Milwaukee Brewers114
12Shawn Green2002Los Angeles Dodgers114
14Hank Greenberg1939Detroit Tigers113
15Ryan Braun2012Milwaukee Brewers112
16Ryan Braun2011Milwaukee Brewers111
17Sid Gordon1951Boston Braves109
18Sid Gordon1948New York Giants107
19Ryan Braun2008Milwaukee Brewers106
20Al Rosen1952Cleveland Indians105
21Ryan Braun2010Milwaukee Brewers103
21Sid Gordon1950Boston Braves103
23Al Rosen1951Cleveland Indians102
23Al Rosen1954Cleveland Indians102
25Shawn Green1998Toronto Blue Jays100

Most RBIs, career

 
PLAYER
RBI
1Hank Greenberg1274
2Shawn Green1070
3Ryan Braun
989
4Ian Kinsler839
5Sid Gordon805
6Al Rosen717
7Kevin Youkilis618
8Mike Lieberthal610
9Brad Ausmus607
10Harry Danning397
11Gabe Kapler386
12Mike Epstein380
13Danny Valencia
369
14Lipman Pike332

Highest batting average, season (250+ at bats)

RANK
PLAYER
YEAR
TEAM
AVG
1Lipman Pike1875St. Louis Brown Stockings.346
2Hank Greenberg1940Detroit Tigers.340
3Hank Greenberg1934Detroit Tigers.339
4Hank Greenberg1937Detroit Tigers.337
5Al Rosen1953Cleveland Indians.336
6Ryan Braun2011Milwaukee Brewers.332
7Ron Blomberg1973New York Yankees.329
8Hank Greenberg1935Detroit Tigers.328
9Goody Rosen1945Brooklyn Dodgers.325
10Morrie Arnovich1939Philadelphia Phillies.3238
11Ryan Braun2007Milwaukee Brewers.3237
12Lipman Pike1876St. Louis Brown Stockings.323
13Ryan Braun2009Milwaukee Brewers.320
14Ryan Braun2012Milwaukee Brewers.3139
15Ian Kinsler2008Texas Rangers.3185
Note: Rankings based on batting average to four decimal points

Highest batting average, career (1,000+ at bats)

 
PLAYERS
AB
AVG
1Lipman Pike1979.322
2Hank Greenberg5193.313
3Ryan Braun
5629.302
4Phil Weintraub1382.295
5Ron Blomberg1333.293
6Goody Rosen1916.291
7Morrie Arnovich2013.287
8Al Rosen3725.2854
9Harry Danning2971.2851
10Sid Gordon4992.2835
11Shawn Green7082.2828
12Kevin Youkilis3749.281
13Mike Lieberthal4218.2738
14Ian Kinsler
6678.2734
Note: Rankings based on batting average to four decimal points

Highest slugging percentage, season (250+ at bats)

RANK
PLAYER
YEAR
TEAM
AB
SLG
1Hank Greenberg1938Detroit Tigers556.683
2Hank Greenberg1940Detroit Tigers573.670
3Hank Greenberg1937Detroit Tigers594.668
4Ryan Braun
2007Milwaukee Brewers451.634
5Hank Greenberg1935Detroit Tigers619.628
6Hank Greenberg1939Detroit Tigers500.622
7Al Rosen1953Cleveland Indians599.613
8Hank Greenberg1946Detroit Tigers523.604
9Hank Greenberg1934Detroit Tigers593.600
10Shawn Green2001Los Angeles Dodgers619.598
11Ryan Braun
2011Milwaukee Brewers563.597
12Ryan Braun
2012Milwaukee Brewers598.595
13Shawn Green1999Toronto Blue Jays614.588
14Kevin Youkilis2008Boston Red Sox538.569
15Kevin Youkilis2010Boston Red Sox362.564
16Shawn Green2002Los Angeles Dodgers582.558
17Sid Gordon1950Boston Braves481.557
18Ryan Braun
2008Milwaukee Brewers611.553
19Ryan Braun
2009Milwaukee Brewers635.551
19Mike Epstein1969Washington Senators403.551
19Mike Lieberthal1999Philadelphia Phillies510.551
Note: Rankings based on slugging percentage to three decimal points

Highest slugging percentage, career (1,000+ at bats)

RANK
PLAYER
AB
SLG
1Hank Greenberg5193.605
2Ryan Braun
5249.540
3Al Rosen3725.495
4Shawn Green7082.494
5Kevin Youkilis3749.478
6Ron Blomberg1333.473
7Lipman Pike1979.468
8Sid Gordon4992.466
9Ian Kinsler
6127.447
10Mike Lieberthal4218.446
11Phil Weintraub1382.440
12Joc Pederson
1187.435
13Danny Valencia
2258.427
13Art Shamsky1686.427
15Mike Epstein2854.424
16Gabe Kapler2983.420
17Harry Danning2971.415
18Ike Davis
2076.414

Most doubles, season

RANK
PLAYER
YEAR
TEAM
2B
1Hank Greenberg1934Detroit Tigers63
2Hank Greenberg1940Detroit Tigers50
3Shawn Green2003Los Angeles Dodgers49
3Hank Greenberg1937Detroit Tigers49
5Hank Greenberg1935Detroit Tigers46
6Ryan Braun
2010Milwaukee Brewers45
6Shawn Green1999Toronto Blue Jays45
8Shawn Green2000Los Angeles Dodgers44
9Kevin Youkilis2008Boston Red Sox43
10Hank Greenberg1939Detroit Tigers42
10Ian Kinsler
2012Texas Rangers42
10Kevin Youkilis2006Boston Red Sox42
13Ian Kinsler
2008Texas Rangers41
14Ian Kinsler
2014Detroit Tigers40
15Alex Bregman
2017Houston Astros39
15Ryan Braun
2009Milwaukee Brewers39
15Ryan Braun
2008Milwaukee Brewers39

Most doubles, career

RANK
PLAYER
2B
1Shawn Green445
2Hank Greenberg379
3Ian Kinsler
378
4Ryan Braun
345
5Brad Ausmus270
6Mike Lieberthal257
7Kevin Youkilis254
8Sid Gordon220
9Gabe Kapler176
10Al Rosen165
11Harry Danning162
12Danny Valencia
146
13Elliott Maddox121
14Lipman Pike120
15Ike Davis
117
16Kevin Pillar116
17Morrie Arnovich104

Most triples, season

RANK
PLAYER
YEAR
TEAM
3B
1Sammy Bohne1921Cincinnati Reds16
1Hank Greenberg1935Detroit Tigers16
3Hank Greenberg1937Detroit Tigers14
4Lipman Pike1875St. Louis Brown Stockings12
5Sid Gordon1943New York Giants11
5Goody Rosen1938Brooklyn Dodgers11
5Goody Rosen1945Brooklyn Dodgers11
8Sammy Bohne1923Cincinnati Reds10
8Lipman Pike1876St. Louis Brown Stockings10
8Guy Zinn1912New York Yankees10

Most triples, career

RANK
PLAYER
3B
1Hank Greenberg71
2Lipman Pike53
3Sammy Bohne45
3Ryan Braun
45
5Sid Gordon43
6Ian Kinsler
41
7Shawn Green35
8Brad Ausmus34
8Goody Rosen34
10Harry Danning26
11Guy Zinn23
12Al Rosen20
13Cal Abrams19
13Phil Weintraub19
15Sam Fuld18
15Kevin Youkilis18
17Mike Epstein16
17Gabe Kapler16
17Elliott Maddox16
20Art Shamsky15

Most walks drawn, season

RANK
PLAYER
YEAR
TEAM
BB
1Hank Greenberg1938Detroit Tigers119
2Hank Greenberg1947Pittsburgh Pirates104
3Hank Greenberg1937Detroit Tigers102
4Al Rosen1950Cleveland Indians100
5Sid Gordon1949New York Giants95
6Shawn Green2002Los Angeles Dodgers93
6Hank Greenberg1940Detroit Tigers93
8Joc Pederson
2015Los Angeles Dodgers92
8Al Rosen1955Cleveland Indians92
10Hank Greenberg1939Detroit Tigers91
10Kevin Youkilis2006Boston Red Sox91
12Shawn Green2000Los Angeles Dodgers90

Most walks drawn, career

RANK
PLAYER
BB
1Hank Greenberg852
2Shawn Green744
3Sid Gordon731
4Brad Ausmus634
4Ian Kinsler
634
6Al Rosen587
7Kevin Youkilis539
8Ryan Braun
511
9Mike Epstein448
10Elliott Maddox409
11Mike Lieberthal335
12Cal Abrams304
13Ike Davis
294
14Gabe Kapler269
15Phil Weintraub232
16Joe Ginsberg226
17Goody Rosen218

Most intentional walks drawn, season

RANK
PLAYER
YEAR
TEAM
IBB
1Shawn Green2002Los Angeles Dodgers22
2Ryan Braun
2012Milwaukee Brewers15
3Mike Lieberthal2005Philadelphia Phillies14
4Art Shamsky1970New York Mets13
5Brad Ausmus1994San Diego Padres12
6Brad Ausmus1998Houston Astros11
6Brad Ausmus2004Houston Astros11
8Ryan Braun
2016Milwaukee Brewers10
8Mike Epstein1969Washington Senators10
8Shawn Green2001Los Angeles Dodgers10

Most intentional walks drawn, career

RANK
PLAYER
IBB
1Shawn Green80
2Brad Ausmus69
3Ryan Braun
50
4Mike Epstein43
5Mike Lieberthal34
6Art Shamsky29
7Kevin Youkilis22
8Elliott Maddox21
9Ike Davis
20
10Ron Blomberg16
10Jeff Newman16
12Norm Miller15
13Richie Scheinblum11
13Ian Kinsler
11
13Joc Pederson
11

Most times hit by pitch, season

 
PLAYER
YEAR
TEAM
HBP
1Kevin Youkilis
2012Red Sox/White Sox17
2Kevin Youkilis
2009Boston Red Sox16
3Kevin Youkilis
2007Boston Red Sox15
4Brad Ausmus1999Detroit Tigers14
4Mike Lieberthal2002Philadelphia Phillies14
4Kevin Youkilis
2011Boston Red Sox14
7Ryan Braun
2009Milwaukee Brewers13
7Mike Epstein1968Washington Senators13
7Ian Kinsler
2016Detroit Tigers13
10Mike Epstein1971Athletics/Senators12
10Mike Lieberthal2003Philadelphia Phillies12
10Kevin Youkilis
2008Boston Red Sox12
13Ryan Braun
2012Milwaukee Brewers11
13Mike Epstein1972Oakland Athletics11
13Shawn Green1999Toronto Blue Jays11
13Mike Lieberthal1999Philadelphia Phillies11
13Mike Lieberthal2004Philadelphia Phillies11
13Mike Lieberthal2005Philadelphia Phillies11
19Mike Epstein1969Washington Senators10
19Shawn Green2006Mets/Diamondbacks10
19Ian Kinsler
2012Texas Rangers10
19Al Rosen1950Cleveland Indians10
19Joc Pederson2017Los Angeles Dodgers10
19Kevin Youkilis
2010Boston Red Sox10

Most times hit by pitch, career

RANK
PLAYER
HBP
1Kevin Youkilis104
2Mike Lieberthal89
3Ian Kinsler
85
4Shawn Green80
5Mike Epstein70
6Brad Ausmus69
7Ryan Braun
65
8Elliott Maddox34
9Al Rosen27
10Joc Pederson
23
11Sid Gordon22
12Kevin Pillar20
13Gabe Kapler17
14Ruben Amaro Jr.16
15Hank Greenberg16
16Norm Miller15
17Art Shamsky15
18Harry Danning14
19Joe Ginsberg14

Most times struck out, season

RANK
PLAYER
YEAR
SO
1Joc Pederson
2015170
2Shawn Green1998142
3Ike Davis
2012141
4Ike Davis
2010138
5Joc Pederson
2016130
6Ryan Braun
2008129
7Ryan Braun
2012128
8Kevin Youkilis2009125
9Danny Valencia2017122
10Ryan Braun
2009121
10Shawn Green2000121
12Kevin Youkilis2006120
13Mike Epstein1970117
13Shawn Green1999117
15Ryan Braun
2015115
15Ian Kinsler
2016115
15Danny Valencia
2016115
18Shawn Green2004114
19Ryan Braun
2014113
20Ryan Braun
2007112
20Shawn Green2002112
20Shawn Green2003112

Most times struck out, career

RANK
PLAYER
SO
1Shawn Green1315
2Ryan Braun
1146
3Brad Ausmus1034
4Ian Kinsler
928
5Hank Greenberg844
6Kevin Youkilis828
7Mike Epstein645
8Danny Valencia
598
9Mike Lieberthal571
10Ike Davis
538
11Gabe Kapler480
12Sandy Koufax386
13Al Rosen385
14Joc Pederson379
15Jeff Newman369
16Elliott Maddox358
17Sid Gordon356

Hardest to strike out, season (250+ at bats)

RANK
PLAYER
YEAR
AB
SO
FREQUENCY
1Lipman Pike187328541.4%
2Lipman Pike187228562.1%
3Lipman Pike187531282.6%
4Lipman Pike187726272.7%
5Milt Galatazer193525983.1%
6Lipman Pike187628293.2%
7Andy Cohen1928504173.4%
8Andy Cohen1929347154.3%
9Moe Berg1929352164.5%
10Sammy Bohne1922383184.7%
11Sid Gordon1947437214.8%
12Harry Danning1941459255.4%
13Morrie Arnovich1939491285.7%
14Sid Gordon1951550325.8%
15Harry Danning1940524315.92%
16Goody Rosen1945606365.94%
Note: Based on percentage of at-bats ending in a strikeout

Hardest to strike out, career (1,000+ at bats)

RANK
PLAYER
AB
SO
FREQUENCY
1Lipman Pike1979572.9%
2Moe Berg18131176.5%
3Sammy Bohne23151546.7%
4Morrie Arnovich20131396.9%
5Sid Gordon49923567.1%
6Harry Danning29712177.3%
7Joe Ginsberg17161357.9%
8Goody Rosen19161668.7%
9Ron Blomberg133313410.1%
10Al Rosen372538510.3%
11Richie Scheinblum121813511.1%
12Jim Levey163220112.3%
13Elliott Maddox284335812.59%
14Guy Zinn110313912.6%
Note: Based on percentage of at-bats ending in a strikeout

Highest on-base percentage, season (250+ at bats)

RANK
PLAYER
YEAR
TEAM
OBP
1Hank Greenberg1938Detroit Tigers.438
2Hank Greenberg1937Detroit Tigers.436
3Hank Greenberg1940Detroit Tigers.433
4Al Rosen1953Cleveland Indians.422
4Phil Weintraub1938Philadelphia Phillies.422
6Hank Greenberg1939Detroit Tigers.420
7Mike Epstein1969Washington Senators.414
8Cal Abrams1955Baltimore Orioles.413
8Kevin Youkilis2009Boston Red Sox.413
10Phil Weintraub1944New York Giants.412
11Hank Greenberg1935Detroit Tigers.411
11Kevin Youkilis2010Boston Red Sox.411
13Hank Greenberg1947Pittsburgh Pirates.408
14Sid Gordon1954Pittsburgh Pirates.405
14Al Rosen1950Cleveland Indians.405
16Sid Gordon1949New York Giants.404
16Hank Greenberg1934Detroit Tigers.404
16Hank Greenberg1945Detroit Tigers.404
16Al Rosen1954Cleveland Indians.404
20Sid Gordon1950Boston Braves.403
21Richie Scheinblum1973Reds/Angels.402
Note: Rankings based on OBP to three decimal points

Highest on-base percentage, career (1,000+ at bats)

RANK
PLAYER
AB
OBP
1Hank Greenberg5193.412
2Phil Weintraub1382.398
3Cal Abrams1611.386
4Al Rosen3725.384
5Kevin Youkilis3749.382
6Sid Gordon4992.377
7Ryan Braun
5629.364
7Goody Rosen1916.364
9Ron Blomberg1333.360
10Mike Epstein2854.358
10Elliott Maddox2843.358
12Shawn Green7082.355
13Morrie Arnovich2013.350
14Joc Pederson1187.345
15Richie Scheinblum1218.343
16Ian Kinsler
6678.342
Note: Rankings based on OBP to three decimal points

Most stolen bases, season

RANK
PLAYER
YEAR
TEAM
SB
CS
1Shawn Green1998Toronto Blue Jays3512
2Ryan Braun
2011Milwaukee Brewers336
3Ian Kinsler
2009Texas Rangers315
4Ryan Braun
2012Milwaukee Brewers307
4Ian Kinsler
2011Texas Rangers304
6Sammy Bohne1921Cincinnati Reds2622
6Ian Kinsler
2008Texas Rangers262
8Lipman Pike1875St. Louis Brown Stockings2510
9Ryan Braun
2015Milwaukee Brewers244
9Shawn Green2000Los Angeles Dodgers245
11Gabe Kapler2001Texas Rangers236
11Ian Kinsler
2007Texas Rangers232
13Sam Fuld2014Twins/Athletics214
13Ian Kinsler
2012Texas Rangers219
15Ryan Braun
2009Milwaukee Brewers206
15Sam Fuld2011Tampa Bay Rays208
15Shawn Green1999Toronto Blue Jays207
15Shawn Green2001Los Angeles Dodgers204
15Elliott Maddox1972Texas Rangers2010
SB = Stolen bases
CS = Times caught stealing

Most stolen bases, career

RANK
PLAYER
SB
CS
1Ian Kinsler
22563
2Ryan Braun
19354
3Shawn Green16252
4Brad Ausmus10253
5Gabe Kapler7730
6Sammy Bohne7559
7Sam Fuld6720
8Elliott Maddox6054
9Hank Greenberg5826
10Kevin Pillar
5519
11Lipman Pike5015
12Al Rosen3933
SB = Stolen bases
CS = Times caught stealing
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