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Leaderboarding: All-time leaders at Wrigley Field

By Mike Axisa | Baseball Writer

Ernie Banks (right) and Billy Williams have played the most career games at Wrigley. (Getty Images)
Ernie Banks (right) and Billy Williams have played the most career games at Wrigley. (Getty Images)

More Wrigley Field: Happy 100th Birthday | Lesser known facts

One hundred years ago today, the first ever game at Wrigley Field was played. It was called Weegham Park at the time, but while the name has changed (it was Cubs Park from 1920-26), the building has remained mostly the same.

Countless Hall of Famers and other great players have played in Wrigley Field, so let's look at the various statistical leaders in the ballpark's history. With a huge assist from the Baseball-Reference Play Index, here are the all-time Wrigley Field leaders.

All-time Wrigley Field leaders
Games Played
1. Ernie Banks1,285
2. Billy Williams1,116
3. Ryne Sandberg1,091
4. Ron Santo1,084
5. Stan Hack995
Batting Average
1. Paul Waner.358
2. Rogers Hornsby.352
3. Bill Terry.350
T-4. Riggs Stephenson.342
T-4. Willie Mays.342
On-base Percentage (min. 500 plate appearances)
1. Rogers Hornsby.440
2. Paul Waner.430
3. Hack Wilson.424
T-4. Riggs Stephenson.418
T-4. Ray Grimes.418
Slugging Percentage (min. 500 plate appearances)
1. Willie Mays.664
2. Mike Schmidt.653
3. Hank Aaron.612
4. Dave Kingman.608
5. Hack Wilson.600
1. Ernie Banks1,372
2. Billy Williams1,314
3. Ryne Sandberg1,259
4. Mark Grace1,175
5. Ron Santo1,165
1. Mark Grace242
2. Gabby Hartnett219
3. Ernie Banks218
4. Ryne Sandberg217
5. Billy Williams202
1. Ryne Sandberg48
2. Stan Hack46
3. Phil Cavarretta44
T-4. Ernie Banks42
T-4. Billy Williams42
Home Runs
PlayerHome Runs
1. Sammy Sosa293
2. Ernie Banks290
3. Billy Williams231
4. Ron Santo212
5. Ryne Sandberg164
Runs Batted In
1. Ernie Banks909
2. Sammy Sosa740
3. Billy Williams733
4. Ron Santo722
5. Gabby Hartnett615
Stolen Bases
1. Ryne Sandberg171
2. Kiki Cuyler99
3. Shawon Dunston96
T-4. Sammy Sosa85
T-4. Stan Hack85
T-4. Max Flack85
Games Pitched
1. Charlie Root302
2. Carlos Marmol258
3. Lee Smith256
4. Guy Bush233
5. Don Elston230
Innings Pitched
1. Charlie Root1,676
2. Fergie Jenkins1,415 2/3
3. Rick Reuschel1,220 1/3
4. Guy Bush1,219 1/3
5. Bill Lee1,216 1/3
1. Charlie Root115
2. Fergie Jenkins95
3. Guy Bush94
4. Pete Alexander84
5. Bill Lee80
1. Charlie Root70
2. Bob Rush69
3. Fergie Jenkins62
T-4. Bill Lee57
T-4. Rick Reuschel57
1. Lee Smith98
2. Bruce Sutter69
T-3. Carlos Marmol57
T-3. Randy Myers57
4. Rod Beck43
1. Fergie Jenkins1,070
2. Charlie Root812
3. Carlos Zambrano774
4. Kerry Wood753
5. Rick Reuschel722
Earned Run Average (min. 400 Innings Pitched)
1. Hippo Vaughn2.18
2. Lon Warneke2.55
3. Pete Alexander2.61
4. Claude Hendrix2.67
5. Claude Passeau2.75
WHIP (min. 400 Innings Pitched)
1. Pete Alexander1.098
2. Warren Hacker1.100
3. Jon Lieber1.130
4. Lon Warneke1.143
5. Fergie Jenkins1.146
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