10,000 Plate Appearances

This article was written by Ted DiTullio

This article was published in 1989 Baseball Research Journal

THE FOLLOWING is a list through 1989 of every major-league player who came to bat least at 10,000 times in his career. The category I/O refers to interference or obstruction and has been verified for every player buy Jake Beckley.  Zack Wheat finished his career four appearances short of 10,000.

10,000 Plate Appearances (TED DITULLIO)

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NOTE: HBP data for Wagner, Crawford, Dahlen and Anson are incomplete. All pre-1950 players’ SH/SF are combined and Interference/Obstruction data is missing. A-Active. E-Estimated.

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