See? They can score

May 8, 2009

I told you their runs would catch up with their hitting. Batting with runners in scoring position, for the most part, over the course of a season, or a career, especially when you are talking about an entire roster, tends to be exactly the same as regular batting. Believe in clutch or don’t, I’m not getting into that argument. But it’s just what the stats bear out. So now, they are scoring 5.0 runs per game, making them 5th in the NL. This is in tune with their high OBP (3rd), SLG (6th) and OPS (4th). Read the rest of this entry »