Friday, March 5, 2021

Newsletter Excerpt, March 5, 2021 -- "One Bad Week, and the Astros"

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"I’ve listed 13 hitters so far. More of them had OBPs below .300 (seven) than above .300 last year. Yes, I’m still on Team 'let’s write everyone’s 2020 statistics in chalk and get the hose ready,' but that’s a daunting figure."