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Team On Base Percentage: 2015 MLB Season

Team on base percentage is the number of times a team safely reaches base in a game divided by their total plate appearances. A player can reach base safely either via a hit, walk, or hits batsman.

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The movie Moneyball brought widespread attention to the importance of on base percentage, though this statistic has long since stopped being a statistic that some teams could exploit as an advantage, as there is now widespread acceptance throughout the game of its importance.  While players with the highest on base percentage usually bat in the top half of the lineup, to maintain a consistently high team on base percentage players throughout the lineup need to reach base consistently.

Team On Base Percentage
RankTeamOn Base Percentage
1Toronto Blue Jays0.340
2Detroit Tigers0.328
3Los Angeles Dodgers0.326
4San Francisco Giants0.326
5Cleveland Indians0.325
6Texas Rangers0.325
7Boston Red Sox0.325
8Arizona Diamondbacks0.324
9Pittsburgh Pirates0.323
10New York Yankees0.323
11Kansas City Royals0.322
12Chicago Cubs0.321
13Washington Nationals0.321
14St. Louis Cardinals0.321
15Colorado Rockies0.315
16Houston Astros0.315
17Atlanta Braves0.314
18Tampa Bay Rays0.314
19Oakland Athletics0.312
20Cincinnati Reds0.312
21New York Mets0.312
22Seattle Mariners0.311
23Miami Marlins0.310
24Los Angeles Angels0.307
25Milwaukee Brewers0.307
26Baltimore Orioles0.307
27Chicago White Sox0.306
28Minnesota Twins0.305
29Philadelphia Phillies0.303
30San Diego Padres0.300
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