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The 1970 League Leaders

The 1970 League Leaders

Year
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NL Batting
G                             PA                            AB                            
161 Parker LA                 745 Bonds SF                  677 Alou PIT                  
161 Torre STL                 730 Rose CIN                  664 Brock STL                 
161 Williams CHI              729 Brock STL                 663 Bonds SF                  
160 Staub MON                 718 Alou PIT                  649 Rose CIN                  

R                             H                             2B                            
137 Williams CHI              205 Rose CIN                  47  Parker LA                 
134 Bonds SF                  205 Williams CHI              39  McCovey SF                
120 Rose CIN                  203 Torre STL                 37  Rose CIN                  
114 Brock STL                 202 Brock STL                 36  Bonds SF                  
                                                            36  Dietz SF                  

3B                            HR                            RBI                           
16  Davis LA                  45  Bench CIN                 148 Bench CIN                 
14  Kessinger CHI             42  Williams CHI              129 Perez CIN                 
10  Bonds SF                  40  Perez CIN                 129 Williams CHI              
10  Clemente PIT              39  McCovey SF                126 McCovey SF                

BB                            IBB                           SO                            
137 McCovey SF                40  McCovey SF                189 Bonds SF                  
112 Staub MON                 18  Parker LA                 156 Agee NY                   
109 Dietz SF                  16  Allen STL                 150 Colbert SD                
106 Wynn HOU                  16  Edwards HOU               149 Grabarkewitz LA           

HBP                           SH                            SF                            
26  Hunt SF                   19  Dobson SD                 11  Bench CIN                 
14  Oliver PIT                12  Harrelson NY              9   Menke HOU                 
13  Jones MON                 12  Mota LA                   8   Harrelson NY              
11  Ferrara SD                11  3 players                 8   Parker LA                 

SB                            CS                            GDP                           
57  Tolan CIN                 20  Tolan CIN                 26  Jones NY                  
51  Brock STL                 15  Agee NY                   23  Rader HOU                 
48  Bonds SF                  15  Brock STL                 23  Torre STL                 
42  Morgan HOU                14  Davis LA                  20  Lanier SF                 

BAVG                          OBP                           SLG                           
.366 Carty ATL                .454 Carty ATL                .612 McCovey SF               
.325 Torre STL                .444 McCovey SF               .589 Perez CIN                
.325 Sanguillen PIT           .426 Dietz SF                 .587 Bench CIN                
.322 Williams CHI             .454 Carbo CIN *              .586 Williams CHI             

Low BAVG                      Low OBP                       Low SLG                       
.219 Campbell SD              .262 Helms CIN                .282 Helms CIN                
.221 Edwards HOU              .268 Campbell SD              .303 Wine MON                 
.232 Wine MON                 .275 Bateman MON              .303 Bowa PHI                 
.237 Helms CIN                .277 Bowa PHI                 .306 Javier STL               

BFW                           
6.5 McCovey SF                
6.0 Bench CIN                 
4.6 Perez CIN                 
4.0 Carty ATL                 

* - player did not have enough plate appearances to qualify.
    Standing is based upon his average computed with extra at-bats added.
AL Batting
G                             PA                            AB                            
162 Alomar CAL                735 Alomar CAL                686 Clarke NY                 
162 White NY                  732 Clarke NY                 672 Alomar CAL                
161 Howard WAS                726 Tovar MIN                 650 Tovar MIN                 
161 Tovar MIN                 712 White NY                  628 Oliva MIN                 
161 Yastrzemski BOS                                                                       

R                             H                             2B                            
125 Yastrzemski BOS           204 Oliva MIN                 36  Oliva MIN                 
120 Tovar MIN                 202 Johnson CAL               36  Otis KC                   
109 Smith BOS                 195 Tovar MIN                 36  Tovar MIN                 
109 White NY                  186 Yastrzemski BOS           35  Harper MIL                

3B                            HR                            RBI                           
13  Tovar MIN                 44  Howard WAS                126 Howard WAS                
11  Stanley DET               41  Killebrew MIN             116 T. Conigliaro BOS         
9   Otis KC                   40  Yastrzemski BOS           114 Powell BAL                
7   5 players                 36  T. Conigliaro BOS         113 Killebrew MIN             

BB                            IBB                           SO                            
132 Howard WAS                29  Howard WAS                135 Jackson OAK               
128 Killebrew MIN             23  Killebrew MIN             126 Oliver KC                 
128 Yastrzemski BOS           18  Powell BAL                126 Walton MIL                
118 Bando OAK                 16  Kubiak MIL                125 Howard WAS                

HBP                           SH                            SF                            
12  Foster CLE                23  Leon CLE                  10  Heidemann CLE             
9   Epstein WAS               15  Niekro DET                10  Petrocelli BOS            
9   Melton CHI                14  Gutierrez DET             9   Melton CHI                
9   Reichardt CAL-WAS         13  Cardenas MIN              8   3 players                 
                              13  Kubiak MIL                                              

SB                            CS                            GDP                           
42  Campaneris OAK            17  Jackson OAK               28  Killebrew MIN             
38  Harper MIL                16  Harper MIL                25  Johnson CAL               
35  Alomar CAL                16  Kelly KC                  25  May CHI                   
34  Kelly KC                  15  Tovar MIN                 23  Howard WAS                

BAVG                          OBP                           SLG                           
.329 Johnson CAL              .452 Yastrzemski BOS          .592 Yastrzemski BOS          
.329 Yastrzemski BOS          .416 Howard WAS               .549 Powell BAL               
.325 Oliva MIN                .412 Powell BAL               .546 Killebrew MIN            
.313 Aparicio CHI             .411 Killebrew MIN            .546 Howard WAS               

Low BAVG                      Low OBP                       Low SLG                       
.218 Belanger BAL             .283 Pena OAK-MIL             .259 Belanger BAL             
.229 McMullen WAS-CAL         .286 Clarke NY                .293 Alomar CAL               
.234 McAuliffe DET            .300 Cardenas MIN             .301 Brinkman WAS             
.235 Kelly KC                 .302 Rodriguez CAL-WAS        .306 Pena OAK-MIL             

BFW                           
5.5 Harper MIL                
5.5 Yastrzemski BOS           
5.3 Aparicio CHI              
4.7 Fregosi CAL               

NL Pitching
G                             GS                            CG                            
76  Herbel SD-NY              41  Perry SF                  24  Jenkins CHI               
73  Selma PHI                 39  Jenkins CHI               23  Gibson STL                
67  Granger CIN               38  Hands CHI                 23  Perry SF                  
67  Linzy SF-STL              38  Holtzman CHI              19  Seaver NY                 
                              38  Sutton LA                                               

SHO                           GF                            SV                            
5   Perry SF                  59  Granger CIN               35  Granger CIN               
4   Ellis PIT                 47  Giusti PIT                26  Giusti PIT                
4   Morton MON                47  Selma PHI                 24  Brewer LA                 
4   Osteen LA                 44  Gladding HOU              23  Raymond MON               
4   Sutton LA                 44  McMahon SF                                              

W                             L                             IP                            
23  Gibson STL                19  Carlton STL               328.2 Perry SF                
23  Perry SF                  18  Niekro ATL                313   Jenkins CHI             
22  Jenkins CHI               16  4 players                 294   Gibson STL              
20  Merritt CIN                                             290.2 Seaver NY               

H                             HR                            R                             
292 Perry SF                  40  Niekro ATL                138 Perry SF                  
281 Morton MON                38  Sutton LA                 128 Jenkins CHI               
280 Osteen LA                 31  Dierker HOU               128 Marichal SF               
278 Hands CHI                 30  Holtzman CHI              127 Sutton LA                 
                              30  Jenkins CHI                                             

ER                            BB                            IB                            
118 Jenkins CHI               125 Morton MON                17  McGraw NY                 
118 Sutton LA                 120 Kirby SD                  17  Morton MON                
117 Perry SF                  109 Carlton STL               16  Carlton STL               
116 Dierker HOU               109 Stoneman MON              14  3 players                 

SO                            2B                            3B                            
283 Seaver NY                 64  Merritt CIN               14  Perry SF                  
274 Gibson STL                51  Jenkins CHI               13  Jenkins CHI               
274 Jenkins CHI               50  Dierker HOU               12  Bunning PHI               
214 Perry SF                  49  Holtzman CHI              12  Gibson STL                
                                                            12  Morton MON                

HBP                           WP                            BK                            
14  Stoneman MON              18  Robertson SF              3   Fryman PHI                
10  Billingham HOU            15  Reberger SF               3   Herbel SD-NY              
10  Ellis PIT                 15  Wilson HOU                3   Koosman NY                
10  Sutton LA                 14  Carlton STL               3   Morton MON                
                              14  Palmer PHI                                              

ERA                              High ERA                         PW                            
2.82 Seaver NY                4.85 Robertson SF             4.5 Gibson STL                
3.02 Simpson CIN              4.59 Stoneman MON             4.4 Seaver NY                 
3.04 Walker PIT               4.56 Lemaster HOU             3.9 Jenkins CHI               
3.12 Gibson STL               4.53 Kirby SD                 3.1 Selma PHI                 

AL Pitching
G                             GS                            CG                            
77  Wood CHI                  40  Cuellar BAL               21  Cuellar BAL               
72  Grant OAK                 40  Dobson OAK                19  McDowell CLE              
71  Knowles WAS               40  Hunter OAK                17  Palmer BAL                
68  Williams MIN              40  McNally BAL               16  McNally BAL               
                              40  Perry MIN                                               

SHO                           GF                            SV                            
5   Dobson OAK                62  Wood CHI                  34  Perranoski MIN            
5   Palmer BAL                52  Perranoski MIN            29  McDaniel NY               
4   Cuellar BAL               51  McDaniel NY               27  Knowles WAS               
4   Perry MIN                 49  Grant OAK                 27  Timmermann DET            
4   Peters BOS                49  Knowles WAS                                             

W                             L                             IP                            
24  Cuellar BAL               19  Lolich DET                305   McDowell CLE            
24  McNally BAL               18  Krausse MIL               305   Palmer BAL              
24  Perry MIN                 17  Janeski CHI               297.2 Cuellar BAL             
22  Wright CAL                17  John CHI                  296   McNally BAL             

H                             HR                            R                             
277 McNally BAL               34  Cuellar BAL               130 Krausse MIL               
273 Cuellar BAL               33  Krausse MIL               126 Cuellar BAL               
272 Lolich DET                32  Dobson OAK                125 Janeski CHI               
263 Palmer BAL                32  Hunter OAK                125 Lolich DET                
                              32  Murphy CAL                                              

ER                            BB                            IB                            
115 Cuellar BAL               131 McDowell CLE              16  John CHI                  
115 Lolich DET                109 Lolich DET                16  Knowles WAS               
114 Krausse MIL               102 Rooker KC                 15  Krausse MIL               
111 Dobson OAK                101 John CHI                  11  Chance CLE                
111 Hunter OAK                                              11  Timmermann DET            

SO                            2B                            3B                            
304 McDowell CLE              49  McNally BAL               10  Bosman WAS                
230 Lolich DET                47  Hunter OAK                10  Cox WAS                   
206 Johnson KC                45  Lolich DET                10  Cuellar BAL               
199 Palmer BAL                44  Palmer BAL                9   Palmer BAL                

HBP                           WP                            BK                            
11  Culp BOS                  17  John CHI                  3   Blyleven MIN              
11  Johnson KC                17  McDowell CLE              3   Garrett CAL               
9   5 players                 16  Peters BOS                3   Palmer BAL                
                              14  3 players                 2   4 players                 

ERA                              High ERA                         PW                            
2.56 Segui OAK                4.86 Horlen CHI               3.4 McDaniel NY               
2.71 Palmer BAL               4.77 Janeski CHI              3.1 Knowles WAS               
2.83 Wright CAL               4.75 Krausse MIL              3.1 Palmer BAL                
2.90 Peterson NY              4.45 Cox WAS                  3.1 Perry MIN                 

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References

Total Baseball: The Ultimate Baseball Encyclopedia by John Thorn, et al.
2006 ESPN Baseball Encyclopedia by Gary Gillette (Editor), Pete Palmer (Editor).

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