Babe Ruth's Home Runs Per at Bat Overview
Babe Ruth's Home Runs Per at Bat was 0.085 for his 22-year Major League Baseball career.
1920 was his best season when his Home Runs Per at Bat was 0.118 and his worst season was 1914
when his Home Runs Per at Bat was 0.000. Babe Ruth outperformed similar player cohorts when comparing career totals,
besting USA (0.0183617), The Lost Generation (0.00683491), Y (0.0273389), mlb (0.0189365), and RF (0.0240588) player career averages. See the charts and graphs below that
visualize this information in more detail.
Home runs per at bat is the number of home runs divided by the number of at bats a player recorders over a defined period, typically a career or season. More simply it's the percentage of at bats that result in a home run. Generally, for Home Runs Per at Bat, higher is better. (Source
Babe Ruth's Home Runs Per at Bat Per Season Line Chart
This line chart shows Babe Ruth's yearly Home Runs Per at Bat
for each season of his Major League Baseball career. Also included, for comparison,
are yearly player averages for MLB, Hall of Fame players, RF, and players from their
country of birth. For these groups, averages are calculated for each group's performance for the defined year.
Babe Ruth Home Runs Per at Bat Change by Season
This waterfall chart attempts to show how Babe Ruth's Home Runs Per at Bat changed season over season.
This data is cumulative for each season, each column represents the career Home Runs Per at Bat Babe Ruth
had at that season in his career.
Babe Ruth's Home Runs Per at Bat Per Season Box Chart
This chart attempts to draw comparisons between Babe Ruth and related player groups by summarizing Home Runs Per at Bat
for each season played by Babe Ruth. 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!
Babe Ruth's Season Home Runs Per at Bat Stats Table
This table shows Babe Ruth's Home Runs Per at Bat 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,
RF, and players from their country of birth. The comparisons are calculated for each
group for each year of Babe Ruth'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.