2015 RBI Leaders by Batting Order Positions and by Innings

Nine to Know: RBI Leaders by Batting Order Position* Leading off – Mookie Betts – 69 Batting second – Josh Donaldson – 113 Batting third – Jose Bautista – 108 Clean-up batters – Edwin Encarnacion – 100 Batting fifth – Kendrys Morales – 86 Batting sixth – Russell Martin – 47 Batting seventh – Nick […]

Sunday Nine to Notes: October 11, 2015

Nine to Know: From the Bill Chuck Files of 10/11/15 The Nationals only hit three triples at home all season. Of the 20 batters with 30+ homers, Paul Goldschmidt led with 29 intentional walks, while Josh Donaldson was the only one with one IBB. Matt Harvey pitched four games against the AL East and had […]

Around the majors report: Game recaps

Lee Sinins is the creator of the Complete Baseball Encyclopedia, the most powerful baseball encyclopedia on the market. 1) ANGELS 7, MARINERS 3 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 R H E – – – – – – – – – – — – Angels 0 0 3 1 0 2 1 […]

Strikeouts with a runner on third and less than two outs

There are good strikeouts and bad strikeouts. When there is a runner on third and there are no outs or one out, the good are really huge, and the bad are really painful. Here are the leaders in this category to this point in the season. Good strikeouts G PA H RBI K 1. Gerrit […]

The Trouble with Triples

The biggest trouble with triples is that they are so infrequent that when they happen we feel obliged to talk about them. So far this season, there have been: 12,731 singles 3627 doubles 2071 home runs 395 triples That’s why when on Thursday the Giants defeated the Padres, 13-8, we don’t talk about the fact […]

Around the majors report: Game recaps

Lee Sinins is the creator of the Complete Baseball Encyclopedia, the most powerful baseball encyclopedia on the market. 1) DODGERS 4, CUBS 0 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 R H E – – – – – – – – – – — – Dodgers 2 2 0 0 0 0 0 […]

Cleveland fans celebrated “Merry Kipnis” in May

Please excuse Jason Kipnis if he wants to call today May 32nd. If I were Kipnis I wouldn’t want the month of May to end either. Nine to Know: Kipnis’ numbers in May were INSANE Kipnis hit .429 to lead all batters in May. His OPS of 1.217 was third in the majors to Bryce […]

Around the majors report: Game recaps

Lee Sinins is the creator of the Complete Baseball Encyclopedia, the most powerful baseball encyclopedia on the market. 1) DODGERS 8, BRAVES 0 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 R H E – – – – – – – – – – — – Braves 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 […]

Around the majors report: Stats report

Lee Sinins is the creator of the Complete Baseball Encyclopedia, the most powerful baseball encyclopedia on the market. 1) Yesterday, Angels 1B Albert Pujols became the 6th right handed hitter in MLB history to reach 450 career extra base hits above the league average. (Complete Baseball Encyclopedia,) Pujols is easily the active leader. (Complete Baseball […]

Around the majors report: Game recaps

Lee Sinins is the creator of the Complete Baseball Encyclopedia, the most powerful baseball encyclopedia on the market. 1) ANGELS 12, RED SOX 5 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 R H E – – – – – – – – – – — – Angels 0 0 0 2 9 0 […]