Re: Reds sign Willy Taveras to 2 year deal....
Originally Posted by _Sir_Charles_
OBP. I'm not arguing that. I'm not saying that OBP is a poor stat or a bad stat. I'm saying that OBP does NOT show the whole picture. I'm saying that every OBP point is not created equal and that's what many think. If I've got a man on second, player A gets a single and player B takes a walk. OBP gets adjusted the same for each...but which was more valuable? In general, player A was.
OK, we are getting someplace now.
How big of a difference is there between a single and a walk? (We can measure this by the way, so there actually IS an answer)
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