MLB Batting Leaders - 1878 - Batting Average
PLAYERYRSGABRH2B3BHRRBIBBSOSBCSBA
1Paul Hines1662257429213445021000.358
2Abner Dalrymple1261271529610401562900.354
3Joe Start1161285581001251272300.351
 Bob Ferguson9612594491102039101200.351
5Cap Anson2260261558912204013100.341
6Orator Shaffer11632664890196030132000.338
7Dick Higham362281609022112951600.320
8Deacon White156125841814102910500.314
9Charley Jones1161261508111733941700.310
10John Peters9552463376610225800.309
PLAYERYRSGABRH2B3BHRRBIBBSOSBCSBA
 Tom York10622695683191012681900.309
12Cal McVey461271438310422851000.306
13Lew Brown758243447421614373700.305
14John Clapp763263428010202913800.304
15Joe Gerhardt126025946777202871400.297
16Bill Harbidge854240327112003761300.296
17Terry Larkin658226336594032171700.288
18King Kelly16602372967710277700.283
19Jim O'rourke1960255447117712952100.278
20Will Foley65622933628502271400.271
PLAYERYRSGABRH2B3BHRRBIBBSOSBCSBA
21Frank Hankinson105824038648312753600.267
22John Cassidy106025633687102991100.266
23Jack Burdock1460246376412602531700.260
 Andy Leonard46026241688501631900.260
25Chub Sullivan3612442963420202900.258
26Jack Manning9602484163101023101600.254
27Jake Goodman26025228624312773300.246
28John Morrill156023326565102351600.240
29Tom Carey461253336010302401400.237
30Jack Remsen6562243252111119173300.232
PLAYERYRSGABRH2B3BHRRBIBBSOSBCSBA
 Ned Williamson1363250315810211951500.232
32Ezra Sutton136023931549312921400.226
33Russ McKelvy26325333574323653800.225
 George Wright75926735605101262200.225
35Silver Flint126325423577001821500.224
 Bill McClellan84820526466102921300.224
37Billy Geer4612373152132020101800.219
38Pop Snyder156022621485001411900.212
 Tommy Bond8592362250410230900.212
40Mike Golden15521416446302033500.206
PLAYERYRSGABRH2B3BHRRBIBBSOSBCSBA
41Joe Quest962278455732013122400.205
42Bill Hague46225021513002553400.204
43Charlie Sweasy2552122337300872300.175
44Art Croft26022222356001652300.158