Rogers Hornsby of the Boston Braves with a .387 average.
Rogers Hornsby of the Boston Braves won the NL batting title in 1928 with a .387 average.
Professional baseball in the USA has a continuous history from 1876, when the National League was founded, until today. A National Association existed from 1871 to 1875, but there is controversy on whether this was an actual league or not.
According to Baseball Reference, through games played on June 19, 2008 the National League batting average was .259 and the American League batting average was .263. The National All-time average is .260.
Stan Musial won the 1951 National League Batting title with a .355 batting average.
That has happened twice in National Hockey League history and once in Major League Baseball history but never in National Basketball Association history.
The National Basketball Association does not have a batting champion..it is a basketball league.
The average batting average of all teams in the National League in 2008 was .260. The average batting average of all teams in the American League in 2008 was .268.
the national league grew from the first pro league the national association by Chicago owner William Hubert because of general disorganization Click on the 'History of the National League' link on this page to read about the history of the NL.
No, Both American and National league baseball games are 9 innings long
1957 Stan Musial Baseball National League batting champion
In the National League, pitchers will be in the batting line-up. In the American League, the pitcher's batting position is taken by the Designated Hitter (DH) who is ineligible to play any field position.
In 2011, Matt Kemp had the third highest batting average (.324) in the National League.
South Korea mostly win the national baseball league championship
The first year of play for the National League was 1876.
Major League Baseball is an American sport. It involves hitting a ball with a bat. The American League and the National League merged in 2000. The origins of the game are unclear, but it became a major sport from the 1860s onwards.
Carlos Gonzalez of the Colorado Rockies won the 2010 National League batting title with a .336 average.
Major league Baseball
In MLB, 1.22 by the 1876 St. Louis Brown Stockings of the National League.
Major League Baseball, the National Basketball Association, the National Football League, and the National Hockey League
There are 30 Major League Baseball teams. American League - 15 National League - 15
The American League uses the Designated hitter, and the pitcher does not bat as in the National League.
The American League and the National League