Re: MLB Beat the Streak In A Day
Originally Posted by RedsManRick
Let's say you have 56 batters who each are .300 hitters who will get 4 PA and don't walk at all. The chances of all 56 getting a hit is: ((1-(.7^4)^56 or 1 in 4,760,352. Good luck!
Good to know you can get it out of the way all at once, but good luck!
Considering there is a prize involved, getting infinite odds (no entry fee) is a damn good deal.
Sabermetrics can be boiled down to this simple truism: A batter's goal is to extend the inning. Extend enough innings and you're going to score runs. Extend more innings than your opponent and you're going to score more runs than him.