The 20 Highest Single-Season OBPs in Baseball History

ALL-TIME: SINCE NL (MLB) INCEPTION, 1876

PLAYER OBP BATS SEASON TEAM
1. Barry Bonds .609 L 2004 San Francisco Giants
2. Barry Bonds .582 L 2002 San Francisco Giants
3. Ted Williams .553 L 1941 Boston Red Sox
4. John McGraw .548 L 1899 Baltimore Orioles (DEF)
5. Babe Ruth .545 L 1923 New York Yankees
6. Babe Ruth .532 L 1920 New York Yankees
7. Barry Bonds .529 L 2003 San Francisco Giants
8. Ted Williams .526 L 1957 Boston Red Sox
9. Billy Hamilton .521 L 1894 Philadelphia Phillies
10. Babe Ruth .516 L 1926 New York Yankees
11. Barry Bonds .515 L 2001 San Francisco Giants
12. Babe Ruth .513 L 1924 New York Yankees
13. Babe Ruth .512 (.5123) L 1921 New York Yankees
14. Mickey Mantle .512 (.5120) B 1957 New York Yankees
15. Rogers Hornsby .507 R 1924 St. Louis Cardinals
16. John McGraw .505 L 1900 St. Louis Cardinals
17. Joe Kelley .502 (.5024) R 1894 Baltimore Orioles (DEF)
18. Hugh Duffy .502 (.5017) R 1894 Boston Beaneaters
19. Ed Delahanty .500 R 1895 Philadelphia Phillies
20. Ted Williams .499 L 1942 Boston Red Sox

ALL-TIME: SINCE AL INCEPTION, 1901

PLAYER OBP BATS SEASON TEAM
1. Barry Bonds .609 L 2004 San Francisco Giants
2. Barry Bonds .582 L 2002 San Francisco Giants
3. Ted Williams .553 L 1941 Boston Red Sox
4. Babe Ruth .545 L 1923 New York Yankees
5. Babe Ruth .532 L 1920 New York Yankees
6. Barry Bonds .529 L 2003 San Francisco Giants
7. Ted Williams .526 L 1957 Boston Red Sox
8. Babe Ruth .516 L 1926 New York Yankees
9. Barry Bonds .515 L 2001 San Francisco Giants
10. Babe Ruth .513 L 1924 New York Yankees
11. Babe Ruth .512 (.5123) L 1921 New York Yankees
12. Mickey Mantle .512 (.5120) B 1957 New York Yankees
13. Rogers Hornsby .507 R 1924 St. Louis Cardinals
14. Ted Williams .499 (.4993) L 1942 Boston Red Sox
15. Ted Williams .499 (.4986) L 1947 Boston Red Sox
16. Rogers Hornsby .498 R 1928 Boston Braves
17. Ted Williams .497 (.4970) L 1946 Boston Red Sox
18. Ted Williams .497 (.4969) L 1948 Boston Red Sox
19. Babe Ruth .495 L 1931 New York Yankees
20. Babe Ruth .493 L 1930 New York Yankees

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