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Batting 1000--baseball"s leading hitters

Guy Curato

Batting 1000--baseball"s leading hitters

a tribute to Lou Gehrig

by Guy Curato

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Published by Adams Press in Chicago, Ill .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Gehrig, Lou, 1903-1941.,
  • Batting (Baseball) -- Statistics.

  • Edition Notes

    Other titlesBatting one thousand--baseball"s leading hitters.
    StatementGuy Curato.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsGV869 .C87 1988
    The Physical Object
    Pagination124 p. ;
    Number of Pages124
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL2069833M
    ISBN 100962159107
    LC Control Number88082916
    OCLC/WorldCa21902854

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    Standard Stats For more than a century, statistics have been a staple of the game of baseball. Arguably no sport has a closer relationship with the stats that chronicle its every play. Baseball's Greatest Hitters of the 80s. Updated on Ma "Don't judge a book by its cover." Gwynn was a five-tool player who took slap hitting to a whole new level. The left-handed hitting Gwynn won four batting titles in the s (and four more in 90s) and the only year he hit under was the year of his call-up (, when.

      Batting practice is designed and maintained for hitters. For one hour each day, pitchers are their servants. Unless they are working in the bullpen, pitchers are expected to stand in the outfield. After all, he was the team’s leading “run producer” and knocking in more than runs is no small feat. We might even credit Gaetti for having a knack for driving in runs.


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