Originally Posted by Raisor
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)
The answer to your question depends on who is on base. If you've got Taveras on second base, a single will be worth more than if you have Alex Gonzalez on base.
Taveras still sucks, but I'm just trying to play devil's advocate.