This article was written by Ted DiTullio
This article was published in the 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.
(Click image to enlarge)
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.
Ted DiTullio is SABR’s only fur designer.