Rogers Hornsby Career Base Runs Overview

During Rogers Hornsby's 23-year Major League Baseball career, he had a lifetime total of 2008.44 base runs, an average of 87.77 base runs per season. 1922 was his best season with 181.89 base runs and his worst season was 1936 when he had 1.15 base runs. Rogers Hornsby outperformed similar player cohorts when comparing career totals, besting USA (305.439), The Lost Generation (280.405), Y (1362.19), mlb (303.226), and 2B (284.162) player career averages. See the charts and graphs below that visualize this information in more detail.

Base runs (BR) is a metric devised to try and estimate the number of runs a player or team should have created given their component offensive statistics. Generally, for Base Runs, higher is better. (Source)

Rogers Hornsby Lifetime Base Runs

Stats similar to Base Runs for Rogers Hornsby
Rogers Hornsby
Base Runs
Career2008.44
Season Avg.87.77
162 Game Avg.144.03
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Rogers Hornsby Base Runs By Year Line Chart

This line chart shows Rogers Hornsby's yearly Base Runs for each season of his Major League Baseball career. Also included, for comparison, are yearly player averages for MLB, Hall of Fame players, 2B, 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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Rogers Hornsby Cumulative Base Runs by Year

This line chart attempts to show show how Rogers Hornsby's career Base Runs progressed by year. Each year on the chart represents Rogers Hornsby's career Base Runs at the end of that season.
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Rogers Hornsby Base Runs By Year Box Chart

This chart attempts to draw comparisons between Rogers Hornsby and related player groups by summarizing Base Runs for each season played by Rogers Hornsby. 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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Rogers Hornsby Base Runs Per Season Stats Table

This table shows Rogers Hornsby Base Runs 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, 2B, and players from their country of birth. The comparisons are calculated for each group for each year of Rogers Hornsby 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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