Ty Cobb has the highest lifetime batting average with .366
Hugh Duffy is credited with having the highest batting average in a season. In 1894, Duffy batted .4397
Hugh Duffy of the 1894 Boston Beaneaters.
The highest batting average a player can have is 1.000, which would mean that he would have a hit every time he is at bat. Of course, this wouldn't count the times the batter may have been walked, since walks aren't considered "at-bats" and don't reflect upon his batting average.
Riggs Stephenson and Bill Madlock are tied for the Cubs career batting average leader with .336.
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The highest average of basketball is 14 points a game for a benched player.
A baseman is a baseball player positioned at or near a base.
According to Baseball-Reference.com, the player with the highest salary in 2007 was Jason Giambi, 1st Baseman for the New York Yankees, who received $23,428,571.
The highest payed player currently in the MLB is the New York Yankees Third Baseman Alex Rodriguez.