Toronto Blue Jays Batting Leaders


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All stats leaders are based on seasons between 1998 – 2016.

To be eligible for single-season ratio stats a player needed to qualify for batting title.

To be eligible for career ratio stats a player needed to have 1,500 at bats.

Single-Season WAR
Rank Year Player WAR
1 2015 Josh Donaldson 8.8
2 2011 Jose Bautista 8.1
3 1993 John Olerud 7.7
4 1986 Jesse Barfield 7.6
5 2016 Josh Donaldson 7.4
6 2000 Carlos Delgado 7.3
7 1984 Lloyd Moseby 7.2
8 2010 Jose Bautista 6.9
9 1985 Jesse Barfield 6.8
10 1992 Roberto Alomar 6.6
1989 Fred McGriff 6.6
Career WAR
Rank Player WAR
1 Jose Bautista 37.7
2 Tony Fernandez 37.3
3 Carlos Delgado 36.7
4 Jesse Barfield 29.4
5 Vernon Wells 28.7
6 Lloyd Moseby 325.9
7 John Olerud 22.5
8 Roberto Alomar 22.2
Devon White 22.2
10 George Bell 21.1

Single-Season Batting Average
Rank Year Player BA
1 1993 John Olerud .363
2 2000 Carlos Delgado .344
3 1994 Paul Molitor .341
4 1993 Paul Molitor .332
5 1999 Tony Fernandez .328
6 1993 Roberto Alomar .326
7 1987 Tony Fernandez .322
8 1998 Tony Fernandez .321
9 1999 Homer Bush .320
10 2006 Reed Johnson .319
2000 Shannon Stewart .319
Career Batting Average
Rank Player BA
1 Paul Molitor .315
2 Roberto Alomar .307
3 Frank Catalanotto .299
4 Shannon Stewart .298
5 Tony Fernandez .297
6 John Olerud .293
7 Damaso Garcia .288
8 Shawn Green .286
George Bell .286
10 Alex Rios .285

Single-Season On-Base Percentage
Rank Year Player OBP
1 1993 John Olerud .473
2 2000 Carlos Delgado .470
3 2011 Jose Bautista .447
4 1999 Tony Fernandez .427
5 2003 Carlos Delgado .426
6 1994 Paul Molitor .410
7 2001 Carlos Delgado .408
1993 Roberto Alomar .408
9 2002 Carlos Delgado .406
10 1992 Roberto Alomar .405
Career On-Base Percentage
Rank Player OBP
1 John Olerud .395
2 Carlos Delgado .392
3 Fred McGriff .389
4 Paul Molitor .387
5 Jose Bautista .382
Roberto Alomar .382
7 Otto Velez .372
8 Shannon Stewart .365
Rance Mulliniks .365
10 Frank Catalanotto .361

Single-Season Slugging Percentage
Rank Year Player SLG
1 2000 Carlos Delgado .664
2 2010 Jose Bautista .617
3 2011 Jose Bautista .608
4 1987 George Bell .605
5 1993 John Olerud .599
6 2003 Carlos Delgado .593
7 1998 Carlos Delgado .592
8 1999 Shawn Green .588
9 1999 Carlos Delgado .571
10 2015 Josh Donaldson .568
Career Slugging Percentage
Rank Player SLG
1 Carlos Delgado .556
2 Fred McGriff .530
3 Jose Bautista .528
4 Edwin Encarnacion .522
5 Shawn Green .505
6 George Bell .486
7 Paul Molitor .484
8 Jesse Barfield .483
9 Vernon Wells .475
10 Joe Carter .473

Single-Season On-Base Plus Slugging
Rank Year Player OPS
1 2000 Carlos Delgado 1.134
2 1993 John Olerud 1.072
3 2011 Jose Bautista 1.056
4 2003 Carlos Delgado 1.019
5 2010 Jose Bautista .995
6 1998 Carlos Delgado .978
7 1999 Shawn Green .972
8 1987 George Bell .957
9 2002 Carlos Delgado .955
10 2016 Josh Donaldson .953
Career On-Base Plus Slugging
Rank Player OPS
1 Carlos Delgado .949
2 Fred McGriff .919
3 Jose Bautista .910
4 Edwin Encarnacion .878
5 Paul Molitor .871
6 John Olerud .866
7 Shawn Green .849
8 Otto Velez .834
9 Roberto Alomar .833
10 Jesse Barfield .817

Single-Season Games
Rank Year Player G
1 1986 Tony Fernandez 163
2 2001 Carlos Delgado 162
2000 Jose Cruz 162
2000 Carlos Delgado 162
1991 Joe Carter 162
1983 Alredo Griffin 162
1982 Alfredo Griffin 162
1979 Rick Bosetti 162
9 2010 Jose Bautista 161
2007 Alex Rios 161
2003 Carlos Delgado 161
2003 Vernon Wells 161
1991 Roberto Alomar 161
1990 Tony Fernandez 161
1989 Fred McGriff 161
1985 Tony Fernandez 161
Career Games
Rank Player G
1 Tony Fernandez 1,450
2 Carlos Delgado 1,423
3 Vernon Wells 1,393
4 Lloyd Moseby 1,392
5 Ernie Whitt 1,218
6 George Bell 1,181
7 Rance Mulliniks 1,115
Willie Upshaw 1,115
9 Jose Bautista 1,078
10 Joe Carter 1,039

Single-Season At Bats
Rank Year Player AB
1 1986 Tony Fernandez 687
2 2009 Aaron Hill 682
3 2003 Vernon Wells 678
4 1980 Alfredo Griffin 653
5 1988 Tony Fernandez 648
6 2007 Alex Rios 643
7 1991 Devon White 642
8 1992 Devon White 641
1986 George Bell 641
10 2001 Shannon Stewart 640
Career At Bats
Rank Player AB
1 Vernon Wells 5,470
2 Tony Fernandez 5,335
3 Lloyd Moseby 5,124
4 Carlos Delgado 5,008
5 George Bell 4,528
6 Joe Carter 4,093
7 Jose Bautista 3,777
8 Willie Upshaw 3,710
9 Edwin Encarnacion 3,645
10 Shannon Stewart 3,625

Single-Season Runs
Rank Year Player R
1 1999 Shawn Green 134
2 2016 Josh Donaldson 122
2015 Josh Donaldson 122
4 1993 Paul Molitor 121
5 2003 Vernon Wells 118
6 2003 Carlos Delgado 117
7 1993 Devon White 116
8 2000 Carlos Delgado 115
9 2007 Alex Rios 114
10 1999 Carlos Delgado 113
Career Runs
Rank Player R
1 Carlos Delgado 889
2 Vernon Wells 789
3 Lloyd Moseby 768
4 Tony Fernandez 704
5 Jose Bautista 698
6 George Bell 641
7 Shannon Stewart 595
8 Edwin Encarnacion 593
9 Joe Carter 578
10 Willie Upshaw 538

Single-Season Hits
Rank Year Player H
1 2003 Vernon Wells 215
2 1986 Tony Fernandez 213
3 1993 Paul Molitor 211
4 2001 Shannon Stewart 202
5 1993 John Olerud 200
6 1986 George Bell 198
7 2000 Carlos Delgado 196
8 2009 Aaron Hill 195
9 1993 Roberto Alomar 192
10 2007 Alex Rios 191
Career Hits
Rank Player H
1 Tony Fernandez 1,583
2 Vernon Wells 1,529
3 Carlos Delgado 1,413
4 Lloyd Moseby 1,319
5 George Bell 1,294
6 Shannon Stewart 1,082
7 Joe Carter 1,051
8 Damaso Garcia 1,028
9 Jose Bautista 984
10 Willie Upshaw 982

Single-Season Doubles
Rank Year Player 2B
1 2000 Carlos Delgado 57
2 1993 John Olerud 54
3 2003 Vernon Wells 49
4 2008 Alex Rios 47
2007 Aaron Hill 47
6 2009 Adam Lind 46
2006 Lyle Overbay 46
8 2003 Eric Hinske 45
1999 Shawn Green 45
10 2010 Vernon Wells 44
2001 Shannon Stewart 44
Career Doubles
Rank Player 2B
1 Carlos Delgado 343
2 Vernon Wells 339
3 Tony Fernandez 291
4 Lloyd Moseby 242
5 George Bell 237
6 Shannon Stewart 222
7 Joe Carter 218
8 John Olerud 213
9 Rance Mulliniks 204
10 Edwin Encarnacion 202

Single-Season Triples
Rank Year Player 3B
1 1990 Tony Fernandez 17
2 1984 Dave Collins 15
1984 Lloyd Moseby 15
1980 Alfredo Griffin 15
5 1991 Roberto Alomar 11
6 1991 Devon White 10
1985 Tony Fernandez 10
1979 Alfredo Griffin 10
9 1993 Tony Fernandez 9
1989 Tony Fernandez 9
1986 Tony Fernandez 9
1985 Jesse Barfield 9
1984 Willie Upshaw 9
1983 Alfredo Griffin 9
1982 Lloyd Moseby 9
1980 Roy Howell 9
Career Triples
Rank Player 3B
1 Tony Fernandez 72
2 Lloyd Moseby 60
3 Alfredo Griffin 50
4 Willie Upshaw 42
5 Alex Rios 36
Roberto Alomar 36
7 Shannon Stewart 34
Devon White 34
9 George Bell 32
10 Vernon Wells 30

Single-Season Home Runs
Rank Year Player HR
1 2010 Jose Bautista 54
2 1987 George Bell 47
3 1998 Jose Canseco 46
4 1999 Carlos Delgado 44
5 2011 Jose Bautista 43
6 2016 Edwin Encarnacion 42
2012 Edwin Encarnacion 42
2003 Carlos Delgado 42
1999 Shawn Green 42
10 2015 Josh Donaldson 41
2000 Tony Batista 41
2000 Carlos Delgado 41
Career Home Runs
Rank Player HR
1 Carlos Delgado 336
2 Jose Bautista 265
3 Edwin Encarnacion 239
4 Vernon Wells 223
5 Joe Carter 203
6 George Bell 202
7 Jesse Barfield 179
8 Lloyd Moseby 149
9 Adam Lind 146
10 Ernie Whitt 131

Single-Season Runs Batted In
Rank Year Player RBI
1 2003 Carlos Delgado 145
2 2000 Carlos Delgado 137
3 1999 Carlos Delgado 134
1987 George Bell 134
5 2016 Edwin Encarnacion 127
6 2010 Jose Bautista 124
7 2015 Josh Donaldson 123
1999 Shawn Green 123
9 1993 Joe Carter 121
10 1992 Joe Carter 119
Career Runs Batted In
Rank Player RBI
1 Carlos Delgado 1,058
2 Vernon Wells 813
3 George Bell 740
4 Joe Carter 736
5 Jose Bautista 701
6 Edwin Encarnacion 679
7 Lloyd Moseby 651
8 Tony Fernandez 613
9 Jesse Barfield 527
10 Adam Lind 519

Single-Season Stolen Bases
Rank Year Player SB
1 1984 Dave Collins 60
2 1993 Roberto Alomar 55
3 1996 Otis Nixon 54
1982 Damaso Garcia 54
5 1991 Roberto Alomar 53
6 1998 Shannon Stewart 51
7 1992 Roberto Alomar 49
8 1997 Otis Nixon 47
9 2012 Rajai Davis 46
1984 Damaso Garcia 46
Career Stolen Bases
Rank Player SB
1 Lloyd Moseby 255
2 Roberto Alomar 206
3 Damaso Garcia 194
4 Tony Fernandez 172
5 Shannon Stewart 166
6 Devon White 126
7 Rajai Davis 125
8 Alex Rios 112
9 Otis Nixon 101
10 Dave Collins 91

Single-Season Walks
Rank Year Player BB
1 2011 Jose Bautista 132
2 2000 Carlos Delgado 123
3 1989 Fred McGriff 119
4 1993 John Olerud 114
5 2001 Carlos Delgado 111
6 2015 Jose Bautista 110
7 2016 Josh Donaldson 109
2003 Carlos Delgado 109
9 2014 Jose Bautista 104
10 2002 Carlos Delgado 102
Career Walks
Rank Player BB
1 Carlos Delgado 827
2 Jose Bautista 719
3 Lloyd Moseby 547
4 John Olerud 514
5 Edwin Encarnacion 477
6 Tony Fernandez 439
7 Rance Mulliniks 416
8 Vernon Wells 406
9 Ernie Whitt 403
Willie Upshaw 390

Single-Season Strikeouts
Rank Year Player SO
1 2012 Kelly Johnson 159
1998 Jose Canseco 159
3 2016 Michael Saunders 157
4 2012 Colby Rasmus 149
2001 Alex Gonzalez 149
1988 Fred McGriff 149
7 2016 Russell Martin 148
2013 J.P. Arencibia 148
9 1996 Ed Sprague 146
1986 Jesse Barfield 146
Career Strikeouts
Rank Player SO
1 Carlos Delgado 1,242
2 Lloyd Moseby 1,015
3 Jesse Barfield 855
4 Jose Bautista 778
5 Vernon Wells 762
6 Alex Gonzalez 758
7 Adam Lind 709
8 Joe Carter 696
9 Ed Sprague 647
10 Edwin Encarnacion 640