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1962 National League (MLB)

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  • An organized section of a full season review with standings, team totals, awards, leaderboards, player registers and more.
  • Playoff teams are in bold.
  • Normally, qualification for pct statistics is 1 IP per team game or 3.1 plate appearances per team game. TBC uses 2.2 plate appearances and 0.75 innings per team game for Minor Leagues.
  • 1962 National League Awards
    AwardWinners
    National League Gold GloveBobby Shantz Pitcher, Del Crandall Catcher, Bill White First Base, Ken Hubbs Second Base, Jim Davenport Third Base, Maury Wills Shortstop, Roberto Clemente Outfielder, Willie Mays Outfielder, Bill Virdon Outfielder
    National League Most Valuable PlayerMaury Wills
    National League Rookie of the YearKen Hubbs
    1962 Batting Leaders
    Games
    RankPlayerTotal
    1Maury Wills165
    2Jose Pagan164
    3Tommy Davis163
    4Frank Robinson162
    5Orlando Cepeda162
    6Ron Santo162
    7Willie Mays162
    8Chuck Hiller161
    9Dick Groat161
    10Jim Gilliam160
    At Bats
    RankPlayerTotal
    1Maury Wills695
    2Dick Groat678
    3Tommy Davis665
    4Bill Virdon663
    5Ken Hubbs661
    6Curt Flood635
    7Orlando Cepeda625
    8Tony Taylor625
    9Willie Mays621
    10Vada Pinson619
    Runs
    RankPlayerTotal
    1Frank Robinson134
    2Maury Wills130
    3Willie Mays130
    4Hank Aaron127
    5Tommy Davis120
    6Johnny Callison107
    7Vada Pinson107
    8Eddie Mathews106
    9Orlando Cepeda105
    10Willie Davis103
    Hits
    RankPlayerTotal
    1Tommy Davis230
    2Frank Robinson208
    3Maury Wills208
    4Bill White199
    5Dick Groat199
    6Hank Aaron191
    7Orlando Cepeda191
    8Willie Mays189
    9Curt Flood188
    10Billy Williams184
    Doubles
    RankPlayerTotal
    1Frank Robinson51
    2Willie Mays36
    3Dick Groat34
    4Bill White31
    5Leo Cardenas31
    6Vada Pinson31
    7Curt Flood30
    8Felipe Alou30
    9Bob Skinner29
    10Hank Aaron28
    Triples
    RankPlayerTotal
    1Bill Virdon10
    2Johnny Callison10
    3Maury Wills10
    4Willie Davis10
    5Al Spangler9
    6Bill Mazeroski9
    7Charlie Neal9
    8Ken Hubbs9
    9Roberto Clemente9
    10Tommy Davis9
    Home Runs
    RankPlayerTotal
    1Willie Mays49
    2Hank Aaron45
    3Frank Robinson39
    4Ernie Banks37
    5Orlando Cepeda35
    6Frank Thomas34
    7Frank Howard31
    8Don Demeter29
    9Eddie Mathews29
    10Joe Adcock29
    Runs Batted In (RBIs)
    RankPlayerTotal
    1Tommy Davis153
    2Willie Mays141
    3Frank Robinson136
    4Hank Aaron128
    5Frank Howard119
    6Orlando Cepeda114
    7Don Demeter107
    8Ernie Banks104
    9Bill White102
    10Vada Pinson100
    Stolen Bases
    RankPlayerTotal
    1Maury Wills104
    2Willie Davis32
    3Julian Javier26
    4Vada Pinson26
    5Tony Taylor20
    6George Altman19
    7Frank Robinson18
    8Tommy Davis18
    9Willie Mays18
    10Jim Gilliam17
    Caught Stealing
    RankPlayerTotal
    1Bill Virdon13
    2Maury Wills13
    3Billy Williams9
    4Frank Robinson9
    5Jose Pagan9
    6Julian Javier9
    7Tony Taylor9
    8Charlie Neal8
    9Tony Gonzalez8
    10Vada Pinson8
    Walks
    RankPlayerTotal
    1Eddie Mathews101
    2Jim Gilliam93
    3Richie Ashburn81
    4Willie Mays78
    5Bob Skinner76
    6Elio Chacon76
    7Frank Robinson76
    8Ken Boyer75
    9Ron Fairly75
    10Al Spangler70
    Strikeouts
    RankPlayerTotal
    1Ken Hubbs129
    2Frank Howard108
    3Ken Boyer104
    4Mack Jones100
    5Leo Cardenas99
    6Orlando Cepeda97
    7Jim Hickman96
    8Johnny Callison96
    9Lou Brock96
    10Frank Thomas95
    Hit by Pitch
    RankPlayerTotal
    1Frank Robinson11
    2Curt Flood10
    3Don Demeter10
    4Tony Gonzalez9
    5Bob Aspromonte8
    6Chuck Hiller8
    7Frank Thomas8
    8Ernie Banks7
    9Johnny Roseboro7
    10Mack Jones7
    Intentional Walks
    RankPlayerTotal
    1Bill Mazeroski16
    2Frank Robinson16
    3George Altman14
    4Hank Aaron14
    5Johnny Roseboro11
    6Willie Mays11
    7Frank Howard10
    8Willie Davis10
    9Johnny Edwards9
    10Roberto Clemente9
    Sacrifice Hits
    RankPlayerTotal
    1Jim Gilliam15
    2Julian Javier13
    3Ken Hubbs13
    4Ron Fairly11
    5Art Mahaffey10
    6Billy O'Dell10
    7Jose Pagan10
    8Leo Cardenas10
    9Willie Davis10
    10Charlie Neal9
    Sacrifice Flies
    RankPlayerTotal
    1Don Demeter11
    2Ernie Banks10
    3Tommy Davis8
    4Willie Davis8
    5Billy Williams7
    6Chuck Hiller7
    7Felix Mantilla7
    8Orlando Cepeda7
    9Vada Pinson7
    10Charlie Neal6
    Ground into Double Plays
    RankPlayerTotal
    1Ken Hubbs20
    2Ernie Banks19
    3Willie Mays19
    4Bobby Wine18
    5Don Hoak18
    6Frank Howard18
    7Joe Adcock18
    8Roberto Clemente18
    9Charlie Neal17
    10Eddie Kasko17
    Total Bases
    RankPlayerTotal
    1Willie Mays382
    2Frank Robinson380
    3Hank Aaron366
    4Tommy Davis356
    5Orlando Cepeda324
    6Ernie Banks307
    7Bill White296
    8Johnny Callison296
    9Vada Pinson295
    10Billy Williams288
    Plate Appearances
    RankPlayerTotal
    1Maury Wills759
    2Dick Groat723
    3Ken Hubbs715
    4Tommy Davis711
    5Willie Mays706
    6Bill Virdon705
    7Jim Gilliam702
    8Tony Taylor702
    9Curt Flood701
    10Frank Robinson701
    Batting Average
    RankPlayerTotal
    1Tommy Davis.346
    2Frank Robinson.342
    3Stan Musial.330
    4Bill White.324
    5Hank Aaron.323
    6George Altman.318
    7Felipe Alou.316
    8Roberto Clemente.312
    9Don Demeter.307
    10Orlando Cepeda.306
    On-Base Percentage
    RankPlayerTotal
    1Frank Robinson.421
    2Stan Musial.416
    3Bob Skinner.395
    4George Altman.393
    5Hank Aaron.390
    6Bill White.386
    7Willie Mays.384
    8Eddie Mathews.381
    9Ron Fairly.379
    10Tommy Davis.374
    Slugging Percentage
    RankPlayerTotal
    1Frank Robinson.624
    2Hank Aaron.618
    3Willie Mays.615
    4Frank Howard.560
    5Tommy Davis.535
    6Don Demeter.520
    7Orlando Cepeda.518
    8Felipe Alou.513
    9George Altman.511
    10Stan Musial.508
    OPS (OBP + SLG)
    RankPlayerTotal
    1Frank Robinson1045
    2Hank Aaron1008
    3Willie Mays999
    4Stan Musial924
    5Tommy Davis909
    6Frank Howard906
    7George Altman904
    8Bob Skinner899
    9Don Demeter879
    10Eddie Mathews877
    BB/SO
    RankPlayerTotal
    1Jim Gilliam2.657
    2Norm Larker1.489
    3Don Blasingame1.432
    4Stan Musial1.391
    5Harvey Kuenn1.324
    6Ron Fairly1.271
    7Frank Robinson1.226
    8Roy McMillan1.132
    9Chuck Hiller1.122
    10Eddie Mathews1.122
    1962 Pitching Leaders
    Wins
    RankPlayerTotal
    1Don Drysdale25
    2Jack Sanford24
    3Bob Purkey23
    4Joey Jay21
    5Art Mahaffey19
    6Billy O'Dell19
    7Bob Friend18
    8Juan Marichal18
    9Warren Spahn18
    10Billy Pierce16
    Losses
    RankPlayerTotal
    1Roger Craig24
    2Al Jackson20
    3Dick Ellsworth20
    4Turk Farrell20
    5Jay Hook19
    6Craig Anderson17
    7Don Cardwell16
    8Hal Woodeshick16
    9Ken Johnson16
    10Art Mahaffey14
    Games
    RankPlayerTotal
    1Ron Perranoski70
    2Jack Baldschun67
    3Ed Roebuck64
    4Roy Face63
    5Diomedes Olivo62
    6Stu Miller59
    7Larry Sherry58
    8Bob Anderson57
    9Don Elston57
    10Lindy McDaniel55
    Games Started
    RankPlayerTotal
    1Don Drysdale41
    2Johnny Podres40
    3Art Mahaffey39
    4Billy O'Dell39
    5Jack Sanford38
    6Bob Purkey37
    7Joey Jay37
    8Bob Friend36
    9Juan Marichal36
    10Larry Jackson35
    Complete Games
    RankPlayerTotal
    1Warren Spahn22
    2Art Mahaffey20
    3Billy O'Dell20
    4Don Drysdale19
    5Bob Purkey18
    6Juan Marichal18
    7Joey Jay16
    8Bob Gibson15
    9Bob Friend13
    10Jack Sanford13
    Shutouts
    RankPlayerTotal
    1Bob Friend5
    2Bob Gibson5
    3Al Jackson4
    4Curt Simmons4
    5Ernie Broglio4
    6Joey Jay4
    7Bob Shaw3
    8Jim O'Toole3
    9Juan Marichal3
    10Al McBean2
    Games Finished
    RankPlayerTotal
    1Roy Face57
    2Jack Baldschun49
    3Stu Miller41
    4Don McMahon40
    5Ron Perranoski39
    6Larry Sherry36
    7Lindy McDaniel36
    8Jim Brosnan34
    9Don Elston32
    10Don Larsen25
    Saves
    RankPlayerTotal
    1Roy Face28
    2Ron Perranoski20
    3Stu Miller19
    4Lindy McDaniel14
    5Jack Baldschun13
    6Jim Brosnan13
    7Bill Henry11
    8Don Larsen11
    9Larry Sherry11
    10Claude Raymond10
    Innings Pitched
    RankPlayerTotal
    1Don Drysdale314.1
    2Bob Purkey288.1
    3Billy O'Dell280.2
    4Art Mahaffey274
    5Joey Jay273
    6Warren Spahn269.1
    7Jack Sanford265.1
    8Juan Marichal262.2
    9Bob Friend261.2
    10Johnny Podres255
    Hits
    RankPlayerTotal
    1Billy O'Dell282
    2Bob Friend280
    3Don Drysdale272
    4Johnny Podres270
    5Joey Jay269
    6Larry Jackson267
    7Roger Craig261
    8Bob Purkey260
    9Art Mahaffey253
    10Warren Spahn248
    Runs
    RankPlayerTotal
    1Jay Hook137
    2Roger Craig133
    3Al Jackson132
    4Art Mahaffey131
    5Dick Ellsworth131
    6Billy O'Dell126
    7Don Drysdale122
    8Joey Jay121
    9Johnny Podres121
    10Larry Jackson121
    Earned Runs
    RankPlayerTotal
    1Art Mahaffey120
    2Dick Ellsworth118
    3Roger Craig117
    4Jay Hook115
    5Joey Jay114
    6Al Jackson113
    7Billy O'Dell110
    8Johnny Podres108
    9Don Cardwell107
    10Larry Jackson105
    Home Runs
    RankPlayerTotal
    1Art Mahaffey36
    2Roger Craig35
    3Juan Marichal34
    4Jay Hook31
    5Bob Purkey28
    6Don Cardwell27
    7Joey Jay26
    8Lew Burdette26
    9Larry Jackson25
    10Ray Washburn25
    Walks
    RankPlayerTotal
    1Jack Hamilton107
    2Joey Jay100
    3Stan Williams98
    4Bob Gibson95
    5Bob Buhl94
    6Ernie Broglio93
    7Jack Sanford92
    8Juan Marichal90
    9Jim O'Toole87
    10Cal Koonce86
    Strikeouts
    RankPlayerTotal
    1Don Drysdale232
    2Sandy Koufax216
    3Bob Gibson208
    4Turk Farrell203
    5Billy O'Dell195
    6Johnny Podres178
    7Ken Johnson178
    8Art Mahaffey177
    9Jim O'Toole170
    10Joey Jay155
    Wild Pitches
    RankPlayerTotal
    1Jack Hamilton22
    2Dick Ellsworth15
    3Dave Giusti13
    4Hal Woodeshick13
    5Bob Miller12
    6Bob Gibson11
    7Jim Maloney10
    8Al Jackson9
    9Don Cardwell9
    10Jack Baldschun9
    Balks
    RankPlayerTotal
    1Jim O'Toole3
    2Stan Williams3
    3Cal Koonce2
    4Jack Sanford2
    5Joey Jay2
    6Moe Drabowsky2
    7Ray Sadecki2
    8Roger Craig2
    9Billy Pierce1
    10Bob Bruce1
    Earned Run Average (ERA)
    RankPlayerTotal
    1Sandy Koufax2.54
    2Bob Shaw2.80
    3Bob Purkey2.81
    4Don Drysdale2.84
    5Bob Gibson2.85
    6Ernie Broglio3.00
    7Turk Farrell3.01
    8Warren Spahn3.04
    9Bob Friend3.06
    10Earl Francis3.07
    WHIP (Walks-Hits per IP)
    RankPlayerTotal
    1Sandy Koufax1.04
    2Turk Farrell1.10
    3Don Drysdale1.11
    4Billy Pierce1.12
    5Bob Purkey1.13
    6Warren Spahn1.13
    7Bob Gibson1.15
    8Bob Shaw1.19
    9Dennis Bennett1.21
    10Art Mahaffey1.22
    Hits per 9 IP
    RankPlayerTotal
    1Sandy Koufax6.55
    2Bob Gibson6.69
    3Dennis Bennett7.41
    4Don Drysdale7.80
    5Turk Farrell7.81
    6Earl Francis7.82
    7Ernie Broglio7.82
    8Jack Sanford7.91
    9Jim O'Toole7.93
    10Juan Marichal7.97
    HR per 9 IP
    RankPlayerTotal
    1Earl Francis0.41
    2Al McBean0.52
    3Billy O'Dell0.58
    4Bob Gibson0.58
    5Don Drysdale0.60
    6Al Jackson0.62
    7Sandy Koufax0.64
    8Jim O'Toole0.71
    9Johnny Podres0.71
    10Bob Hendley0.77
    BB per 9 IP
    RankPlayerTotal
    1Bob Shaw1.76
    2Bob Friend1.82
    3Warren Spahn1.84
    4Billy Pierce1.94
    5Bob Purkey2.00
    6Turk Farrell2.05
    7Ken Johnson2.10
    8Billy O'Dell2.11
    9Don Drysdale2.24
    10Larry Jackson2.29
    SO per 9 IP
    RankPlayerTotal
    1Ken Johnson8.13
    2Bob Gibson8.00
    3Dennis Bennett7.66
    4Turk Farrell7.55
    5Bob Bruce6.94
    6Don Drysdale6.65
    7Johnny Podres6.28
    8Billy O'Dell6.25
    9Earl Francis6.19
    10Jim O'Toole6.07
    SO/BB
    RankPlayerTotal
    1Ken Johnson3.870
    2Sandy Koufax3.789
    3Turk Farrell3.691
    4Don Drysdale2.974
    5Billy O'Dell2.955
    6Bob Shaw2.818
    7Bob Friend2.717
    8Johnny Podres2.507
    9Bob Purkey2.203
    10Dennis Bennett2.191


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