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1997 OQ REPORT

1997 OFFENSIVE LEADERS BY POSITION

AMERICAN LEAGUE  
     
C Ivan Rodriguez  
1B Frank Thomas  
2B Damion Easley  
SS Nomar Garciaparra  
3B Dave Hollins  
LF Rusty Greer  
CF Ken Griffey Jr  
RF Manny Ramirez  
DH Edgar Martinez  


NATIONAL LEAGUE  
     
C Mike Piazza  
1B Jeff Bagwell  
2B Craig Biggio  
SS Jeff Blauser  
3B Ken Caminiti  
LF Barry Bonds  
CF Ray Lankford  
RF Larry Walker  

Bold
indicates 1996 leaders.

To qualify for this list, a player must play at least half his teamís games at the defensive position indicated.

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1997 AMERICAN LEAGUE OQ LEADERS

 
Rank
 
Player
Team
OQ
 
 
 
 
 
1
 
Thomas
CHI
172
 
 
2
 
Martinez
SEA
159
 
 
3
 
Thome
CLE
158
 
 
4
 
Justice
CLE
155
 
 
5
 
Griffey
SEA
153
 
 
6
 
Vaughn
BOS
145
 
 
7
 
Williams
NY
141
 
 
8
 
Ramirez
CLE
139
 
 
9
 
Martinez
NY
138
 
 
10
 
Greer
TEX
135
 
 
 
 
 
11
 
Burnitz
MIL
135
 
 
12
 
Salmon
ANA
133
 
 
13
 
OíNeill
NY
132
 
 
14
 
Buhner
SEA
132
 
 
15
 
Davis
KC
131
 
 
16
 
Gonzalez
TEX
127
 
 
17
 
Higginson
DET
127
 
 
18
 
Clark
DET
125
 
 
19
 
Delgado
TOR
121
 
 
20
 
Edmonds
ANA
120
 
 
 
 
 
21
 
Valentin
BOS
119
 
 
22
 
Anderson
BAL
118
 
 
23
 
Sorrento
SEA
118
 
 
24
 
Giambi
OAK
117
 
 
25
 
Garciaparra
BOS
116
 
 
26
 
Berroa
OAK/BAL
116
 
 
27
 
Baines
CHI/BAL
114
 
 
28
 
Bell
KC
113
 
 
29
 
Easley
DET
112
 
 
30
 
Rodriguez
SEA
111
 
 
 
 
 
31
 
King
KC
111
 
 
32
 
OíLeary
BOS
111
 
 
33
 
Phillips
CHI/ANA
111
 
 
34
 
Erstad
ANA
110
 
 
35
 
Rodriguez
TEX
110
 
 
36
 
Palmeiro
BAL
110
 
 
37
 
Belle
CHI
109
 
 
38
 
Nilsson
MIL
107
 
 
39
 
Knoblauch
MIN
106
 
 
40
 
Lawton
MIN
106
 
 
 
 
 
41
 
Surhoff
BAL
106
 
 
42
 
Jefferson
BOS
105
 
 
43
 
Cora
SEA
105
 
 
44
 
Hollins
ANA
104
 
 
45
 
Molitor
MIL
103
 
 
46
 
Cirillo
MIL
102
 
 
47
 
Williams
CLE
102
 
 
48
 
Jeter
NY
101
 
 
49
 
Martinez
CHI
101
 
 
50
 
Becker
MIN
100
 
 
 
 
 
51
 
Franco
CLE/MIL
98
 
 
52
 
Fryman
DET
98
 
 
53
 
Palmer
TEX/KC
96
 
 
54
 
Wilson
SEA
94
 
 
55
 
Coomer
MIN
94
 
 
56
 
Bragg
BOS
94
 
 
57
 
Cordero
BOS
93
 
 
58
 
Ripken
BAL
93
 
 
59
 
Durham
CHI
90
 
 
60
 
Anderson
ANA
90
 
 
 
 
 
61
 
Damon
KC
90
 
 
62
 
Vizquel
CLE
90
 
 
63
 
Valentin
MIL
89
 
 
64
 
Grissom
CLE
88
 
 
65
 
Sprague
TOR
87
 
 
66
 
Spiezio
OAK
86
 
 
67
 
Hunter
DET
85
 
 
68
 
Carter
TOR
83
 
 
69
 
Goodwin
KC/TEX
77
 
 
70
 
Williams
MIL
74
 
 
 
 
 
71
 
Guillen
CHI
69
 
 
72
 
Bordick
BAL
69
 
 
73
 
Brosius
OAK
67
 
 
74
 
DiSarcina
ANA
65
 

The 1997 American League base-to-out ratio was .727.

This list includes every player who had at least 3 (at bats + walks) for each game his team played.

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1997 NATIONAL LEAGUE OQ LEADERS

 
Rank
 
Player
Team
OQ
 
 
 
 
 
1
 
Walker
COL
196
 
 
2
 
Bonds
SF
175
 
 
3
 
Piazza
LA
173
 
 
4
 
Bagwell
HOU
165
 
 
5
 
Lankford
STL
162
 
 
6
 
Hundley
NY
150
 
 
7
 
Galarraga
COL
143
 
 
8
 
Gwynn
SD
143
 
 
9
 
Snow
SF
139
 
 
10
 
Sheffield
FLA
138
 
 
 
 
 
11
 
Caminiti
SD
137
 
 
12
 
Olerud
NY
133
 
 
13
 
Biggio
HOU
133
 
 
14
 
Grace
CHI
132
 
 
15
 
Segui
MON
131
 
 
16
 
Blauser
ATL
129
 
 
17
 
Castilla
COL
129
 
 
18
 
Joyner
SD
128
 
 
19
 
Mondesi
LA
128
 
 
20
 
Alou
FLA
127
 
 
 
 
 
21
 
Jones,C
ATL
124
 
 
22
 
Bonilla
FLA
123
 
 
23
 
Rolen
PHI
122
 
 
24
 
Lofton
ATL
121
 
 
25
 
Zeile
LA
120
 
 
26
 
Greene
CIN
119
 
 
27
 
Bichette
COL
118
 
 
28
 
Alfonzo
NY
117
 
 
29
 
Klesko
ATL
116
 
 
30
 
Huskey
NY
113
 
 
 
 
 
31
 
McGriff
ATL
112
 
 
32
 
DeShields
STL
112
 
 
33
 
Lansing
MON
111
 
 
34
 
Kendall
PIT
110
 
 
35
 
Karros
LA
109
 
 
36
 
Rodriguez
MON
108
 
 
37
 
Finley
SD
108
 
 
38
 
Tucker
ATL
107
 
 
39
 
Kent
SF
107
 
 
40
 
Gilkey
NY
106
 
 
 
 
 
41
 
Sosa
CHI
106
 
 
42
 
Javier
SF
106
 
 
43
 
White
MON
105
 
 
44
 
Bell
HOU
104
 
 
45
 
Lieberthal
PHI
103
 
 
46
 
Young
COL/LA
103
 
 
47
 
Morandini
PHI
101
 
 
48
 
Hamilton
SF
99
 
 
49
 
Gonzalez
HOU
98
 
 
50
 
Jefferies
PHI
98
 
 
 
 
 
51
 
Dunston
CHI/PIT
97
 
 
52
 
Brogna
PHI
95
 
 
53
 
McRae
CHI/NY
95
 
 
54
 
Gant
STL
95
 
 
55
 
Gaetti
STL
92
 
 
56
 
Glanville
CHI
91
 
 
57
 
Veras
SD
91
 
 
58
 
Stocker
PHI
90
 
 
59
 
Clayton
STL
89
 
 
60
 
Womack
PIT
88
 
 
 
 
 
61
 
Baerga
NY
88
 
 
62
 
Guillen
PIT
88
 
 
63
 
Sanders,D
CIN
87
 
 
64
 
Vizcaino
SF
86
 
 
65
 
Grudzielanek
MON
83
 
 
66
 
Gomez
SD
83
 
 
67
 
Renteria
FLA
83
 
 
68
 
Boone
CIN
81
 
 
69
 
Gagne
LA
80
 

The 1997 National League base-to-out ratio was .692.

This list includes every player who had at least 3 (at bats + walks) for each game his team played.

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