Originally Posted by princeton
But Bags and Puckett were very good hitters in the minors, unlike Stubbs. high BA, high slugging even if they weren't hitting HRs. as they got stronger, more of their doubles became HRs much to the surprise of Lou Gorman...
Good points. They were also MLB rookies at Stubbs' age. Interestingly, they were what Stubbs was drafted to be (or at least should have been drafted to be).