Originally Posted by PuffyPig
Doesn't matter, in no world is a single and 2 stolen bases the same as a triple.
In the odd case they may be equal, but in most circumstances the triple is way better.
And you are assuming that Hamilton's singles are followed by 2 stolen bases. They aren't.
And how about those HR's?
Its simply that a single is tremendously easier to hit than a HR or Triple.
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