Originally Posted by AmarilloRed
I have to admit I am not. I have never in my life quoted a player's OPS and I probably never will. I am smart enough to know it means on base plus slugging, I am just old and stubborn enough to refuse to use this stat. I was interested if there were any other souls out there like me.
Im with you. Played 19 years of baseball, never once referred to it, never even cared. I think some people rely on stats too much, and dont simply enjoy the game as it is-I like to watch the game, and at the end tell if a player is decent by how he plays, not his stats.