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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
3San Francisco Giants0.326
4Los Angeles Dodgers0.326
5Boston Red Sox0.325
6Cleveland Indians0.325
7Texas Rangers0.325
8Arizona Diamondbacks0.324
9New York Yankees0.323
10Pittsburgh Pirates0.323
11Kansas City Royals0.322
12St. Louis Cardinals0.321
13Chicago Cubs0.321
14Washington Nationals0.321
15Houston Astros0.315
16Colorado Rockies0.315
17Tampa Bay Rays0.314
18Atlanta Braves0.314
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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