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Fly Balls Percentage Leaders: 2015 MLB Season

Fly Balls PercentageĀ measures the percentage of balls in play that are hit as fly balls, whether they result in a successful hit or not.

FB% = Fly Balls/(Ground Balls + Fly Balls)

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Players who lead the league in fly balls percentage are those who hit the greatest percentage of all balls hit in play for fly balls. This includes all batted balls in play, meaning it does not matter if they resulted in a hit. These players are likely to be power hitters who hit a fair share of home runs, and also are going to have higher strikeout rates than the average hitter. Since fly balls are a batted ball type that do not frequently result in a hit these players do not usually hit for a very high average. Those who lead the league in fly balls percentage typically come close to have a 60% fly ball percentage.


CHANGE SEASON: 
Fly Balls Percentage Leaders
RankPlayerPosTeamFly BallsGround BallsFly Balls Percentage
1Brandon MossRFSTL14311044.3%
2Jose BautistaRFTOR19616844.0%
3Lucas Duda1BNYM1479843.8%
4Brian McCannCNYY16213843.7%
5Todd Frazier3BCIN20716342.6%
6Kris Bryant3BCHC15312741.9%
7Brian Dozier2BMIN20117041.5%
8Asdrubal CabreraSSTB16414641.3%
9Edwin Encarnacion1BTOR17916440.7%
10J.D. MartinezRFDET16914540.1%
11Chris Davis1BBAL14612639.7%
12Jay BruceRFCIN17516539.5%
13Evan Longoria3BTB18918939.4%
14Curtis GrandersonRFNYM17013939.4%
15David OrtizDHBOS17316939.1%
16Ian Kinsler2BDET21218939.0%
17Anthony Rizzo1BCHC18917138.9%
18Mookie BettsCFBOS20219938.9%
19Justin UptonLFSD15015538.7%
20Logan Forsythe2BTB16617938.2%
21Nolan Arenado3BCOL19718138.1%
22Matt Carpenter3BSTL16113138.0%
23Mike Moustakas3BKC18019238.0%
24Jimmy RollinsSSLAD15716737.4%
25Carlos BeltranRFNYY14914737.3%
26Joc PedersonCFLAD11613037.3%
27Albert Pujols1BLAA19923137.3%
28Aramis Ramirez3BPIT15315737.1%
29Kyle Seager3BSEA19419237.0%
30Nick Castellanos3BDET14915137.0%
31Trevor Plouffe3BMIN16618536.9%
32Addison Russell2BCHC11813636.4%
33Logan Morrison1BTB13517236.1%
34Josh ReddickRFOAK16718336.1%
35Carlos Santana1BCLE15420035.7%
36Evan GattisDHHOU15921035.2%
37Derek NorrisCSD13516235.1%
38Alex Rodriguez3BNYY13516735.1%
39Neil Walker2BNYM15218834.5%
40Stephen VogtCOAK12213734.3%
41Josh Donaldson3BTOR16922534.1%
42Yangervis Solarte3BSD16020633.9%
43Salvador PerezCKC15319333.7%
44Bryce HarperRFWAS13115533.4%
45Kendrys MoralesDHKC15721633.4%
46Mark TrumboRFBAL12616033.4%
47Manny Machado3BBAL17223133.3%
48Troy TulowitzkiSSTOR12515633.2%
49Wilmer FloresSSNYM13917833.0%
50Andrew McCutchenCFPIT14617133.0%
51Mike TroutCFLAA13916132.9%
52Charlie BlackmonCFCOL16319432.9%
53Yoenis CespedesLFNYM16220932.7%
54Freddy GalvisSSPHI14518832.6%
55Kevin PillarCFTOR16020632.5%
56Prince Fielder1BTEX17225132.5%
57Daniel Murphy2BNYM15120232.3%
58Didi GregoriusSSNYY14120331.8%
59Marcus SemienSSOAK13516431.8%
60Russell MartinCTOR10717331.8%
61Marlon ByrdLFSF11615931.7%
62Jose ReyesSSCOL13118231.6%
63Chris CoghlanLFCHC10815931.5%
64Adam JonesCFBAL13920731.4%
65Torii HunterRFMIN13120531.4%
66Dexter FowlerCFCHC13719231.2%
67Pablo Sandoval3BBOS12419731.1%
68Adam Lind1BSEA12619131.1%
69Jose Altuve2BHOU17827231.0%
70Matt KempRFSD14120530.9%
71Adrian Gonzalez1BLAD14418430.9%
72Ryan Howard1BPHI10213030.7%
73Adrian Beltre3BTEX15621530.6%
74Kole CalhounRFLAA14319930.5%
75Brandon Belt1BSF10611930.5%
76Miguel Cabrera1BDET10615230.4%
77Carlos GonzalezRFCOL12920430.4%
78Brett GardnerLFNYY12919930.1%
79Chris Owings2BARI10914830.0%
80Jace Peterson2BATL11918829.8%
81Mitch Moreland1BTEX10817029.7%
82Yadier MolinaCSTL13021529.7%
83Jhonny PeraltaSSSTL14121429.7%
84Gregory PolancoRFPIT13821329.6%
85Paul Goldschmidt1BARI12518029.6%
86Nelson CruzRFSEA12319628.8%
87Elvis AndrusSSTEX14724628.7%
88Angel PaganCFSF12218528.7%
89Kolten Wong2BSTL13221428.5%
90Alcides EscobarSSKC15326028.4%
91Buster PoseyCSF14523228.3%
92Michael BrantleyLFCLE13622428.3%
93Chase Headley3BNYY12719928.3%
94Lorenzo CainCFKC12921128.2%
95Ben Zobrist2BCHC11620728.0%
96Jose Abreu1BCWS13222727.8%
97Joey Votto1BCIN11217427.5%
98Brett Lawrie3BCWS11520927.3%
99Michael A. TaylorCFWAS8214327.2%
100Ryan BraunRFMIL10720027.2%
101Adam EatonCFCWS12724327.1%
102Ian DesmondSSWAS10721327.0%
103Melky CabreraLFCWS14826027.0%
104Gerardo ParraLFBAL12121426.9%
105Kevin KiermaierCFTB10919626.8%
106Billy ButlerDHOAK11822726.8%
107Johnny Giavotella2BLAA10618626.7%
108Brandon CrawfordSSSF10318526.5%
109Brandon Phillips2BCIN13523725.9%
110Starlin Castro2BNYY11825425.7%
111Alexei RamirezSSCWS13326425.6%
112Xander BogaertsSSBOS12927325.2%
113Francisco CervelliCPIT8818824.6%
114Brock Holt2BBOS8719224.4%
115Shin-soo ChooRFTEX10021424.3%
116Jason Kipnis2BCLE11221224.2%
117Billy BurnsCFOAK10421824.1%
118A.J. PollockCFARI12626724.0%
119Martin Prado3BMIA10521423.9%
120Avisail GarciaRFCWS9821023.6%
121Odubel HerreraCFPHI8217522.9%
122Eric Hosmer1BKC11025722.6%
123Austin JacksonCFCHC8118722.4%
124Anthony GoseCFDET7217422.4%
125Nick MarkakisRFATL11729122.1%
126Erick AybarSSATL11127022.0%
127Jean SeguraSSMIL10227721.9%
128Matt Duffy3BSF10525921.9%
129David PeraltaLFARI7919121.9%
130Jason HeywardRFSTL9726821.1%
131Ender InciarteRFARI9524420.8%
132Wilson RamosCWAS7921820.7%
133Starling MarteLFPIT9324620.7%
134Andrelton SimmonsSSLAA9727520.1%
135Yunel Escobar3BWAS9226419.7%
136Robinson Cano2BSEA9927319.0%
137Cameron MaybinCFDET7423918.3%
138Ben RevereLFTOR9229217.6%
139Joe Mauer1BMIN8327217.3%
140DJ LeMahieu2BCOL7825317.1%
141Dee Gordon2BMIA7430314.9%
142Christian YelichLFMIA4223711.3%
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