Guerrero leads in park-specific average

Guerrero leads in park-specific average

ARLINGTON -- Vladimir Guerrero's work at the Ballpark in Arlington is officially the best at any ballpark in the Major Leagues.

Guerrero went into Saturday's game against the Royals with a .410 batting average at the Ballpark. That's the highest average of any player at any of the current Major League parks, with a minimum of 100 at-bats at the facility.

Albert Pujols is hitting .400 at Kauffman Stadium, followed by Victor Martinez with a .398 average at Tropicana Field, Adam Kennedy with a .395 average at Fenway Park and Adrian Beltre with a .394 average at Coors Field.

Guerrero's .410 average is also the highest average ever at the Ballpark for a player with at least 50 games played there. Next is Tim Salmon with a .378 average. Guerrero's .727 slugging percentage is also the highest ever at the Ballpark while his .475 on-base percentage is the second highest. Salmon had a .481 on-base percentage.

Guerrero, going into Saturday's game, is hitting .464 at home this season, the highest home batting average in the American League.