Originally Posted by Superdude
I have a hard time with this concept. I get that OBP/SLG is more important, but if given the choice between .200/.330/.450 and .300/.330/.450, it makes no difference? BA may not correlate perfectly with runs scored, but to say it means nothing just sounds like oversimplification to me.
Exactly, and I think that's all Kc was alluding to.
At this point, everyone here knows the inadequacies of using BA as a more than complimentary tool.