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2022: All Designated Hitters, by TOP


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2022 Major-League Designated Hitters, Batter-Performance Results

Note! Men are included in this list if they have played this position at all this season; that will include some men who have played it only infrequently.
Through games of Wednesday, 29 June 2022.
All results are from true, unadjusted data.

Handedness Key:   + R   * L   # S

(You can also look up the stat definitions.)

Batters, listed in descending 2022 TOP order:

(or view batters sorted by name, or view only “regulars”—men meeting a minimum-PA criterion)


Each name is a click-on link to that man’s career stats.

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Player Team PA BA BABIP SA HA PF BBA KA OBA TBA TOP
Jonathan Aranda * Rays 3 0.667 0.667 0.667 0.667 1 0 0 0.667 0.667 5828
Matt Carpenter * Yankees 45 0.257 0.167 0.800 0.200 3.111 0.178 0.244 0.400 0.622 1601
Alejandro Kirk + Blue Jays 237 0.325 0.326 0.527 0.278 1.621 0.122 0.097 0.414 0.451 1331
Mike Trout + Angels 283 0.285 0.329 0.653 0.244 2.290 0.131 0.279 0.389 0.558 1299
Rafael Devers * Red Sox 323 0.332 0.363 0.600 0.303 1.806 0.071 0.170 0.390 0.548 1262
Manny Machado + Padres 285 0.328 0.364 0.545 0.291 1.663 0.105 0.165 0.400 0.484 1258
Luis Arraez * Twins 277 0.344 0.366 0.440 0.300 1.277 0.119 0.079 0.426 0.383 1251
Xander Bogaerts + Red Sox 305 0.328 0.406 0.474 0.289 1.443 0.095 0.207 0.400 0.416 1155
Tyler Stephenson + Reds 155 0.305 0.396 0.468 0.277 1.535 0.071 0.265 0.361 0.426 966
Ian Happ # Cubs 292 0.273 0.321 0.450 0.233 1.647 0.127 0.195 0.370 0.384 955
Carlos Correa + Twins 238 0.298 0.362 0.479 0.269 1.609 0.088 0.231 0.361 0.433 917
Nolan Arenado + Cardinals 307 0.282 0.286 0.502 0.254 1.782 0.088 0.134 0.345 0.453 884
Anthony Rizzo * Yankees 312 0.220 0.198 0.492 0.186 2.241 0.112 0.173 0.333 0.417 871
Harold Ramirez + Rays 191 0.306 0.336 0.410 0.277 1.340 0.068 0.126 0.356 0.372 868
Will Smith + Dodgers 248 0.258 0.262 0.456 0.226 1.768 0.113 0.145 0.343 0.399 867
Evan Longoria + Giants 130 0.246 0.280 0.474 0.215 1.929 0.115 0.254 0.331 0.415 852
Ketel Marte # Diamondbacks 272 0.269 0.321 0.424 0.235 1.578 0.110 0.176 0.357 0.371 818
Jorge Alfaro + Padres 155 0.283 0.389 0.483 0.265 1.707 0.045 0.329 0.316 0.452 808
Nathaniel Lowe * Rangers 274 0.282 0.348 0.447 0.263 1.583 0.069 0.245 0.332 0.416 801
Player Team PA BA BABIP SA HA PF BBA KA OBA TBA TOP
Oscar Gonzalez + Guardians 126 0.294 0.367 0.445 0.278 1.514 0.040 0.222 0.325 0.421 801
Jurickson Profar # Padres 328 0.248 0.274 0.408 0.213 1.643 0.125 0.152 0.348 0.351 800
Anthony Santander # Orioles 290 0.236 0.251 0.428 0.203 1.814 0.107 0.207 0.331 0.369 799
Keston Hiura + Brewers 119 0.208 0.375 0.396 0.176 1.905 0.109 0.462 0.328 0.336 781
Tommy Pham + Reds 271 0.245 0.294 0.412 0.210 1.684 0.125 0.244 0.339 0.354 777
Rowdy Tellez * Brewers 274 0.245 0.267 0.469 0.219 1.917 0.091 0.208 0.321 0.420 761
Starling Marte + Mets 280 0.284 0.330 0.448 0.264 1.581 0.046 0.182 0.332 0.418 757
Nolan Gorman * Cardinals 128 0.254 0.333 0.449 0.234 1.767 0.063 0.313 0.313 0.414 749
Matt Davidson + Diamondbacks 13 0.100 0 0.400 0.077 4 0.231 0.231 0.308 0.308 734
Jesse Winker * Mariners 311 0.228 0.266 0.344 0.190 1.508 0.158 0.180 0.350 0.286 720
Brandon Belt * Giants 153 0.220 0.291 0.378 0.183 1.714 0.144 0.288 0.346 0.314 715
Willy Adames + Brewers 228 0.217 0.231 0.483 0.197 2.222 0.088 0.272 0.289 0.439 696
Austin Barnes + Dodgers 92 0.187 0.185 0.373 0.152 2 0.163 0.196 0.326 0.304 693
Austin Nola + Padres 197 0.241 0.273 0.318 0.208 1.317 0.081 0.157 0.315 0.274 683
Wander Franco # Rays 199 0.263 0.274 0.409 0.246 1.551 0.050 0.106 0.296 0.382 675
Yadiel Hernández * Nationals 206 0.272 0.338 0.398 0.252 1.462 0.063 0.228 0.316 0.369 674
Jake Burger + White Sox 182 0.251 0.327 0.461 0.231 1.833 0.055 0.308 0.302 0.423 672
Jackson Frazier + Cubs 45 0.216 0.308 0.297 0.178 1.375 0.156 0.244 0.356 0.244 667
Brandon Lowe * Rays 133 0.212 0.250 0.415 0.188 1.960 0.090 0.256 0.293 0.368 660
Trevor Larnach * Twins 180 0.231 0.320 0.406 0.206 1.757 0.100 0.317 0.306 0.361 659
Player Team PA BA BABIP SA HA PF BBA KA OBA TBA TOP
Darin Ruf + Giants 244 0.222 0.290 0.343 0.189 1.543 0.135 0.262 0.336 0.291 655
Austin Meadows * Tigers 147 0.250 0.288 0.328 0.218 1.313 0.109 0.116 0.347 0.286 644
Joey Votto * Reds 227 0.208 0.267 0.365 0.176 1.750 0.128 0.247 0.330 0.308 638
Adley Rutschman # Orioles 125 0.228 0.264 0.421 0.208 1.846 0.072 0.192 0.296 0.384 628
Alec Bohm + Phillies 292 0.263 0.319 0.359 0.243 1.366 0.051 0.212 0.298 0.332 588
Nick Solak + Rangers 75 0.209 0.250 0.313 0.187 1.500 0.067 0.227 0.293 0.280 586
Buddy Kennedy + Diamondbacks 31 0.154 0.176 0.385 0.129 2.500 0.097 0.290 0.258 0.323 586
Miguel Andujar + Yankees 43 0.268 0.314 0.317 0.256 1.182 0.023 0.163 0.279 0.302 585
Ramon Laureano + Athletics 179 0.234 0.297 0.348 0.207 1.486 0.089 0.212 0.324 0.307 580
Albert Almora + Reds 140 0.267 0.292 0.430 0.257 1.611 0.021 0.179 0.279 0.414 572
Kevin Kiermaier * Rays 189 0.229 0.291 0.380 0.217 1.659 0.048 0.291 0.270 0.360 562
Robbie Grossman # Tigers 230 0.214 0.313 0.286 0.183 1.333 0.117 0.300 0.317 0.243 562
Jake Hager + Diamondbacks 55 0.239 0.367 0.261 0.200 1.091 0.145 0.291 0.345 0.218 560
Mike Ford * Mariners 38 0.172 0.294 0.207 0.132 1.200 0.211 0.316 0.368 0.158 557
Jose Miranda + Twins 145 0.239 0.275 0.420 0.228 1.758 0.041 0.214 0.276 0.400 523
Ryan Jeffers + Twins 184 0.202 0.264 0.350 0.179 1.727 0.109 0.283 0.288 0.310 517
Sheldon Neuse + Athletics 210 0.232 0.319 0.299 0.214 1.289 0.067 0.271 0.290 0.276 500
Jonathan India + Reds 95 0.227 0.281 0.330 0.211 1.450 0.032 0.232 0.284 0.305 484
Javier Baez + Tigers 249 0.217 0.259 0.370 0.205 1.706 0.044 0.237 0.257 0.349 475
Yoshi Tsutsugo * Pirates 135 0.177 0.214 0.257 0.148 1.450 0.133 0.230 0.281 0.215 473
Player Team PA BA BABIP SA HA PF BBA KA OBA TBA TOP
Avisail Garcia + Marlins 243 0.227 0.296 0.323 0.214 1.423 0.033 0.276 0.263 0.305 461
Jeimer Candelario # Tigers 215 0.194 0.236 0.323 0.181 1.667 0.056 0.242 0.247 0.302 382
Yan Gomes + Cubs 128 0.230 0.260 0.341 0.227 1.483 0.016 0.180 0.242 0.336 356
Robinson Canó * Mets 43 0.195 0.241 0.268 0.186 1.375 0.047 0.256 0.233 0.256 347
Luis Torrens + Mariners 118 0.222 0.338 0.241 0.203 1.083 0.068 0.322 0.280 0.220 343
Jonathan Schoop + Tigers 278 0.192 0.223 0.313 0.183 1.627 0.036 0.209 0.227 0.299 338
Mike Ford * Giants 4 0.250 0.250 0.250 0.250 1 0 0 0.250 0.250 319
Tyler Heineman # Blue Jays 16 0.267 0.364 0.400 0.250 1.500 0 0.250 0.250 0.375 298
Matt Davidson + Athletics 24 0.167 0.231 0.292 0.167 1.750 0 0.417 0.167 0.292 272
Jake Fraley * Reds 48 0.116 0.133 0.233 0.104 2 0.083 0.250 0.208 0.208 270
Aramis Garcia + Reds 107 0.210 0.290 0.260 0.196 1.238 0.028 0.280 0.243 0.243 262
Jose Herrera # Diamondbacks 90 0.193 0.291 0.217 0.178 1.125 0.067 0.311 0.244 0.200 257
Tyler Heineman # Pirates 74 0.179 0.200 0.209 0.162 1.167 0.068 0.095 0.243 0.189 241
Elehuris Montero + Rockies 25 0.167 0.286 0.208 0.160 1.250 0.040 0.400 0.200 0.200 175
Niko Goodrum # Astros 45 0.116 0.250 0.163 0.111 1.400 0.044 0.511 0.156 0.156 120
Mike Ford * Braves 4 0 0 0 0 --- 0.250 0.500 0.250 0 104
Lewin Diaz * Marlins 10 0.100 0.200 0.200 0.100 2 0 0.500 0.100 0.200 51
Robinson Canó * Padres 34 0.091 0.130 0.091 0.088 1 0.029 0.294 0.118 0.088 35
Estevan Florial * Yankees 12 0 0 0 0 --- 0.083 0.333 0.083 0 15
Travis Shaw * Red Sox 19 0 0 0 0 --- 0 0.368 0 0 0
Player Team PA BA BABIP SA HA PF BBA KA OBA TBA TOP
Luis Campusano + Padres 13 0.083 0.091 0.083 0.077 1 0 0.154 0.077 0.077 0

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