2009 Major League Leaders

Updated 10/18/09

2009 Hitting Leaders

American League

BATTING AVERAGE
1. Joe Mauer, MIN .365
2. Ichiro Suzuki, SEA .352
3. Derek Jeter, NYY .334
4. Miguel Cabrera, DET .324
5. Michael Young, TEX .322
HOME RUNS
1. Carlos Pena, TAM 39
Mark Teixeira, NYY 39
3. Jason Bay, BOS 36
Aaron Hill, TOR 36
5. Adam Lind, TOR 35
RUNS BATTED IN
1. Mark Teixeira, NYY 122
2. Jason Bay, BOS 119
3. Adam Lind, TOR 114
4. Evan Longoria, TAM 113
5. Victor Martinez, BOS/CLE 108
SLUGGING %
1. Joe Mauer, MIN .587
2. Kendry Morales, LAA .569
3. Mark Teixeira, NYY .565
4. Adam Lind, TOR .562
5. Kevin Youkilis, BOS .548
HITS
1. Ichiro Suzuki, SEA 225
2.Derek Jeter, NYY 212
3. Robinson Cano, NYY 204
4. Miguel Cabrera, DET 198
5. Aaron Hill, TOR 195
ON BASE %
1. Joe Mauer, MIN .444
2. Kevin Youkilis, BOS .413
3. Derek Jeter, NYY .406
4. Ben Zobrist, TAM .405
5. Alex Rodriguez, NYY .402

National League

BATTING AVERAGE
1. Hanley Ramirez, FLA .342
2. Pablo Sandoval, SF .330
3. Albert Pujols, STL .327
4. Todd Helton, COL .325
5. Joey Votto, CIN .322
HOME RUNS
1. Albert Pujols, STL 47
2. Prince Fielder, MIL 46
3. Ryan Howard, PHI 45
4. Mark Reynolds, ARI 44
5. Adrian Gonzalez, SDG 40
RUNS BATTED IN
1. Prince Fielder, MIL 141
Ryan Howard, PHI 141
3. Albert Pujols, STL 135
4. Ryan Braun, MIL 114
5. Derrek Lee, CHC 111
SLUGGING %
1. Albert Pujols, STL .658
2. Prince Fielder, MIL .602
3. Derrek Lee, CHCY .579
4. Ryan Howard, PHI .571
5. Joey Votto, CIN .567
HITS
1. Ryan Howard, PHI 203
2. Miguel Tejada, HOU 199
3. Hanley Ramirez, FLA 197
4. Pablo Sandoval, SF 189
5. Felipe Lopez, MIL/ARI 187
ON BASE %
1. Albert Pujols, STL .443
2. Nick Johnson, WAS/FLA .426
3. Todd Helton, COLY .416
4. Joey Votto, CIN .414
5. Prince Fielder, MIL .412

2009 Pitching Leaders

American League

WINS
1. Justin Verlander, DET 19
Felix Hernandez, SEA 19
CC Sabathia, NYY 19
4. Roy Halladay, TOR 17
Josh Beckett, BOS 17
EARNED RUN AVERAGE
1. Zack Greinke, KAN 2.16
2. Felix Hernandez, SEA 2.49
3. Roy Halladay, TOR 2.79
4. CC Sabathia, NYY 3.37
5. Jon Lester, BOS 3.41
SAVES
1. Brian Fuentes, LAA 48
2. Joe Nathan, MIN 47
3. Mariano Rivera, NYY 44
4. Jonathan Papelbon, BOS 38
David Aardsma, SEA 38
STRIKEOUTS
1. Justin Verlander, DET 269
2. Zack Greinke, KAN 242
3. Jon Lester, BOS 225
4. Felix Hernandez, SEA 217
5. Roy Halladay, TOR 208
INNINGS PITCHED
1. Justin Verlander, DET 240.0
2. Roy Halladay, TOR 239.0
3. Felix Hernandez, SEA 238.2
4. CC Sabathia, NYY 230.0
5. Zack Greinke, KAN 229.1
BASE ON BALLS
1. A.J. Burnett, NYY 97
2. Matt Garza, TAM 79
Ricky Romero, TOR 79
4. Andy Pettitte, NYY 76
Joba Chamberlain, NYY 76

National League

WINS
1. Adam Wainwright, STL 19
2. Chris Carpenter, STL 17
3. Jorge De La Rosa, COL 16
4. Tim Lincecum, SF 15
Bronson Arroyo, CIN 15
EARNED RUN AVERAGE
1. Chris Carpenter, STL 2.24
2. Tim Lincecum, SFO 2.48
3. Jair Jurrjens, ATL 2.60
4. Adam Wainwright, STL 2.63
5. Clayton Kershaw, LAD 2.79
SAVES
1. Heath Bell, SDG 42
2. Francisco Cordero, CIN 39
3. Ryan Franklin, STL 38
Brian Wilson, SF 38
5. Trevor Hoffman, MIL 37
STRIKEOUTS
1. Tim Lincecum, SF 261
2. Javier Vazquez, ATL 238
3. Dan Haren, ARI 223
4. Adam Wainwright, STL 212
5. Yovani Gallardo, MIL 204
INNINGS PITCHED
1. Adam Wainwright, STL223
2. Dan Haren, ARI229.1
3. Tim Lincecum, SF225.1
4. Bronson Arroyo, CIN220.1
5. Javier Vazquez, ATL219.1
BASE ON BALLS
1. Doug Davis, ARI103
2. Yovani Gallardo, MIL94
3. Clayton Kershaw, LAD91
4. Jonathan Sanchez, SF88
5. Chad Billingsley, LAD86

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