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2024: All Designated Hitters, by TOP


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2024 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 Saturday, 13 April 2024.
All results are from true, unadjusted data.

Handedness Key:   + R   * L   # S

(You can also look up the stat definitions.)

Batters, listed in descending 2024 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
David Fry + Guardians 26 0.316 0.313 0.526 0.231 1.667 0.115 0.154 0.423 0.385 2053
Joc Pederson * Diamondbacks 31 0.348 0.333 0.391 0.258 1.125 0.194 0 0.452 0.290 1412
Ketel Marte # Diamondbacks 68 0.300 0.313 0.533 0.265 1.778 0.088 0.162 0.353 0.471 1264
Edward Olivares + Pirates 42 0.308 0.310 0.564 0.286 1.833 0.071 0.167 0.357 0.524 1072
Ryan O'Hearn * Orioles 37 0.281 0.296 0.500 0.243 1.778 0.135 0.108 0.378 0.432 1070
Iván Herrera + Cardinals 34 0.290 0.240 0.581 0.265 2 0.029 0.147 0.294 0.529 1029
Kerry Carpenter * Tigers 37 0.294 0.308 0.529 0.270 1.800 0.027 0.162 0.324 0.486 957
Ryan Jeffers + Twins 40 0.229 0.208 0.514 0.200 2.250 0.050 0.200 0.325 0.450 956
Jorge Mateo + Orioles 20 0.316 0.500 0.474 0.300 1.500 0.050 0.350 0.350 0.450 931
Korey Lee + White Sox 23 0.318 0.353 0.500 0.304 1.571 0.043 0.174 0.348 0.478 876
DJ Stewart * Mets 32 0.167 0.154 0.458 0.125 2.750 0.188 0.281 0.375 0.344 861
Rhys Hoskins + Brewers 50 0.256 0.258 0.512 0.220 2 0.100 0.200 0.340 0.440 836
Oliver Dunn * Brewers 38 0.257 0.381 0.429 0.237 1.667 0.053 0.342 0.316 0.395 791
Nick Martini * Reds 28 0.231 0.267 0.577 0.214 2.500 0.036 0.357 0.250 0.536 767
Daniel Vogelbach * Blue Jays 17 0.167 0.250 0.250 0.118 1.500 0.294 0.235 0.412 0.176 754
Matt Carpenter * Cardinals 11 0.300 0.429 0.300 0.273 1 0 0.273 0.273 0.273 718
Francisco Alvarez + Mets 43 0.293 0.367 0.463 0.279 1.583 0.047 0.233 0.326 0.442 689
Estevan Florial * Guardians 24 0.150 0.222 0.400 0.125 2.667 0.167 0.417 0.292 0.333 672
Will Benson * Reds 53 0.208 0.296 0.500 0.189 2.400 0.094 0.358 0.283 0.453 628
Player Team PA BA BABIP SA HA PF BBA KA OBA TBA TOP
Cristian Pache + Phillies 8 0.167 0.333 0.167 0.125 1 0.250 0.375 0.375 0.125 539
Harrison Bader + Mets 40 0.282 0.379 0.282 0.275 1 0.025 0.250 0.300 0.275 537
Austin Shenton * Rays 14 0.231 0.429 0.385 0.214 1.667 0.071 0.429 0.286 0.357 493
Will Brennan * Guardians 42 0.216 0.267 0.216 0.190 1 0.071 0.190 0.286 0.190 408
Byron Buxton + Twins 50 0.196 0.310 0.261 0.180 1.333 0.020 0.360 0.240 0.240 329
Gary Sánchez + Brewers 17 0.118 0.071 0.294 0.118 2.500 0 0.118 0.118 0.294 273
Tom Murphy + Giants 16 0.077 0.091 0.154 0.063 2 0.188 0.125 0.250 0.125 200
Johan Rojas + Phillies 38 0.176 0.222 0.206 0.158 1.167 0.053 0.184 0.237 0.184 190
Ramón Urías + Orioles 24 0.130 0.158 0.130 0.125 1 0.042 0.167 0.167 0.125 131

For explanations of unconventional stats, see the Baseball Stats Definitions page.




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