Ty Cobb's Batting Average Overview

Ty Cobb's Batting Average was 0.366 for his 24-year Major League Baseball career. 1911 was his best season when his Batting Average was 0.420 and his worst season was 1905 when his Batting Average was 0.238. Ty Cobb outperformed similar player cohorts when comparing career totals, besting USA (0.251401), The Lost Generation (0.260171), Y (0.298152), mlb (0.251156), and CF (0.258117) player career averages. See the charts and graphs below that visualize this information in more detail.

Batting average is the number of hits divided by the number of at bats of a player over a defined period of time, typically a season or career. Generally, for Batting Average, higher is better. (Source)

Ty Cobb's Batting Average Per Season Line Chart

This line chart shows Ty Cobb's yearly Batting Average for each season of his Major League Baseball career. Also included, for comparison, are yearly player averages for MLB, Hall of Fame players, CF, and players from their country of birth. For these groups, averages are calculated for each group's performance for the defined year.
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Ty Cobb Batting Average Change by Season

This waterfall chart attempts to show how Ty Cobb's Batting Average changed season over season. This data is cumulative for each season, each column represents the career Batting Average Ty Cobb had at that season in his career.
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Ty Cobb's Batting Average Per Season Box Chart

This chart attempts to draw comparisons between Ty Cobb and related player groups by summarizing Batting Average for each season played by Ty Cobb. The box represents the middle 50% of the data for each player with the line in the box being the median value. The whiskers represent the ranges for the top and bottom 25% of the data. Review the spread and medians to draw your conclusions!
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Ty Cobb's Season Batting Average Stats Table

This table shows Ty Cobb's Batting Average stats per season for his full MLB career with the aggregations’ sum, average, minimum, maximum, and median. Also included, for comparison, are season player averages for MLB, Hall of Fame players, CF, and players from their country of birth. The comparisons are calculated for each group for each year of Ty Cobb's career.

Note: "—" indicate there were no players for comparison for a specific year. Most commonly this happens for the hall of fame group where there may not have been a hall of famer playing that year.
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