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Pitches Per Plate Appearance Leaders: 2014 MLB Season

Pitches Per Plate Appearance measures the average number of pitches a hitter faces per plate appearance. Plate Appearances include any at bat, base on balls, hit by pitch, sacrifice hit, sacrifice fly and defensive interference.

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Players with high pitchers per plate appearance are able to manage their plate appearances and work the count in a way to both get the ideal pitch as well as increase the total number of pitches thrown to tire the pitcher and lead them to an earlier exit.

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Pitches Per Plate Appearance Leaders
RankPlayerPosTeamPITPAP/PA
1Mike TroutCFLAA2,1104704.49
2Brett GardnerLFNYY1,9944474.46
3Mike Napoli1BBOS1,5983594.45
4Carlos Santana3BCLE1,8914274.43
5Matt Carpenter3BSTL2,0784774.36
6Adam DunnDHCWS1,5983674.35
7Christian YelichLFMIA1,7554114.27
8Brock Holt3BBOS1,4143354.22
9Austin JacksonCFSEA1,7644204.20
10Chris Davis1BBAL1,5643754.17
11Luis Valbuena3BCHC1,4133404.16
12Lucas Duda1BNYM1,5543744.16
13Curtis GrandersonRFNYM1,8084354.16
14Jayson WerthRFWAS1,8524454.16
15Brian Dozier2BMIN1,9724744.16
16Nick Swisher1BCLE1,5533754.14
17Xander BogaertsSSBOS1,6924094.14
18Andrew McCutchenCFPIT1,9664754.14
19Paul Goldschmidt1BARI1,9714784.12
20Everth CabreraSSSD1,4643564.11
21Shin-Soo ChooLFTEX1,8034394.11
22Joe Mauer1BMIN1,3893394.10
23Alex GordonLFKC1,7284234.09
24Seth SmithLFSD1,4243494.08
25Edwin Encarnacion1BTOR1,5313754.08
26Jimmy RollinsSSPHI1,8894634.08
27Dustin Pedroia2BBOS1,9354744.08
28Coco CrispCFOAK1,3583344.07
29Jose BautistaRFTOR1,8404534.06
30Matt JoyceLFTB1,3663374.05
31Justin UptonLFATL1,7454314.05
32Chris Carter1BHOU1,4343554.04
33Victor MartinezDHDET1,6053974.04
34Giancarlo StantonRFMIA1,9024714.04
35Garrett Jones1BMIA1,5733904.03
36Ryan Howard1BPHI1,7834424.03
37Anthony Rizzo1BCHC1,8774664.03
38Mark Reynolds1BMIL1,3633394.02
39George SpringerRFHOU1,3873454.02
40Brian Roberts2BNYY1,3993484.02
41Jay BruceRFCIN1,4213544.01
42Yan GomesCCLE1,4453604.01
43Adam LaRoche1BWAS1,5083764.01
44Desmond JenningsCFTB1,7624394.01
45Trevor Plouffe3BMIN1,5353844.00
46Kurt SuzukiCMIN1,3893483.99
47Jason CastroCHOU1,4293593.98
48Marcell OzunaCFMIA1,6634183.98
49Freddie Freeman1BATL1,9204823.98
50Jason Kipnis2BCLE1,4193573.97
51Jason HeywardRFATL1,7964523.97
52Adam EatonCFCWS1,5463903.96
53Hunter PenceRFSF1,8944783.96
54Anthony Rendon3BWAS1,8154593.95
55Elvis AndrusSSTEX1,8274633.95
56Jhonny PeraltaSSSTL1,6254123.94
57David OrtizDHBOS1,7494443.94
58Todd Frazier3BCIN1,7904543.94
59Ben Zobrist2BTB1,6314153.93
60Chase Headley3BNYY1,3413433.91
61Miguel MonteroCARI1,5603993.91
62Brandon Moss1BOAK1,6334183.91
63Jonathan LucroyCMIL1,6864313.91
64Kyle Seager3BSEA1,7134383.91
65Nick MarkakisRFBAL1,9174923.90
66Buster PoseyCSF1,5463973.89
67Alejandro De AzaLFCWS1,3833563.88
68Matt KempCFLAD1,4923853.88
69Gordon Beckham2BCWS1,3933613.86
70Pedro Alvarez3BPIT1,5193943.86
71Allen CraigRFBOS1,5353983.86
72Alex RiosRFTEX1,6234213.86
73Dee Gordon2BLAD1,7314493.86
74Hanley RamirezSSLAD1,4403743.85
75Ian DesmondSSWAS1,6774363.85
76Josh Donaldson3BOAK1,7884643.85
77Yadier MolinaCSTL1,2853353.84
78Starling MarteLFPIT1,3373483.84
79Aaron Hill2BARI1,6004173.84
80Chase Utley2BPHI1,7504563.84
81Nori AokiRFKC1,3393503.83
82Brian McCannCNYY1,4463783.83
83Brandon CrawfordSSSF1,4833873.83
84James Loney1BTB1,7064463.83
85Marlon ByrdRFPHI1,7294513.83
86Domonic BrownLFPHI1,4573813.82
87Eric Hosmer1BKC1,6984453.82
88Jackie Bradley Jr.CFBOS1,3263483.81
89Nick Castellanos3BDET1,3843633.81
90Troy TulowitzkiSSCOL1,4303753.81
91Khris DavisLFMIL1,5234003.81
92Matt Dominguez3BHOU1,6654373.81
93Lonnie Chisenhall3BCLE1,3173473.80
94Dioner NavarroCTOR1,3503553.80
95Martin Prado3BNYY1,6574363.80
96J.J. HardySSBAL1,5334043.79
97Jed LowrieSSOAK1,6404333.79
98Charlie BlackmonCFCOL1,6564373.79
99David Wright3BNYM1,6934473.79
100Adrian Gonzalez1BLAD1,7024493.79
101Yoenis CespedesLFBOS1,6324323.78
102Jacoby EllsburyCFNYY1,6934493.77
103Starlin CastroSSCHC1,7374613.77
104Dustin AckleyLFSEA1,3323543.76
105Adrian Beltre3BTEX1,4783933.76
106Neil Walker2BPIT1,4973983.76
107Jose Abreu1BCWS1,5314073.76
108B.J. UptonCFATL1,6624423.76
109David MurphyRFCLE1,3793693.74
110Howie Kendrick2BLAA1,7094583.73
111Brandon Phillips2BCIN1,3473623.72
112Melky CabreraLFTOR1,8134883.72
113Matt HollidayLFSTL1,6414433.70
114Nelson CruzLFBAL1,6764533.70
115Denard SpanCFWAS1,6444463.69
116Jordy MercerSSPIT1,3573693.68
117Asdrubal CabreraSSWAS1,5314163.68
118Casey McGehee3BMIA1,7174663.68
119Michael MorseLFSF1,4313903.67
120Miguel Cabrera1BDET1,6454483.67
121Dayan ViciedoRFCWS1,5294183.66
122Leonys MartinCFTEX1,3913813.65
123Albert Pujols1BLAA1,7124693.65
124Billy HamiltonCFCIN1,4934103.64
125Adam JonesCFBAL1,6884643.64
126Justin Morneau1BCOL1,3533733.63
127DJ LeMahieu2BCOL1,3563743.63
128Evan Longoria3BTB1,7084703.63
129Daniel Murphy2BNYM1,7234753.63
130Pablo Sandoval3BSF1,5224203.62
131Billy ButlerDHKC1,5324243.61
132Yasiel PuigRFLAD1,5574313.61
133Jose ReyesSSTOR1,5324253.60
134Gerardo ParraRFMIL1,5834403.60
135Zack CozartSSCIN1,3643803.59
136Ben RevereCFPHI1,3883883.58
137Chris Johnson3BATL1,5164243.58
138Michael BrantleyLFCLE1,6174523.58
139Matt Adams1BSTL1,2943623.57
140Derek JeterSSNYY1,5104233.57
141Omar Infante2BKC1,3113683.56
142Alcides EscobarSSKC1,4314033.55
143Carlos GomezCFMIL1,5734433.55
144Yunel EscobarSSTB1,2323503.52
145Ryan BraunRFMIL1,3253763.52
146Ian Kinsler2BDET1,6484683.52
147Jean SeguraSSMIL1,4154083.47
148Robinson Cano2BSEA1,5514473.47
149Salvador PerezCKC1,3403973.38
150Torii HunterRFDET1,2233633.37
151Alexei RamirezSSCWS1,4964483.34
152Erick AybarSSLAA1,4354323.32
153Andrelton SimmonsSSATL1,3664163.28
154Adeiny HechavarriaSSMIA1,2013683.26
155Jose Altuve2BHOU1,5254783.19

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