How High For Ben

As of Tuesday morning, Ben Revere's .315 batting average would be 15th among all Phillies that have qualified for a batting title in the expansion era. And a couple of those higher averages came during the 1981 strike-shortened season (*).

Here are all qualifying batters that hit .310 or better for the Phillies since 1961:

 Player  Year  Avg.  
 Tony Gonzalez  1967  .339
 Bobby Abreu  1999  .335
 Chase Utley  2007  .332
 Pete Rose  1979  .331
 Garry Maddox  1976  .330
 Doug Glanville  1999  .325
 Lenny Dykstra  1990  .325
 Pete Rose  1981*   .325
 John Kruk  1992  .323
 Dick Allen  1964  .318
 Dick Allen  1966  .317
 Bobby Abreu  2000  .316
 John Kruk  1993  .316
 Mike Schmidt  1981*  .316
 Ben Revere  2014  .315
 Ryan Howard  2006  .313
 Mike Lieberthal    2003  .313
 Bobby Abreu  1998  .312

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