Originally Posted by AtomicDumpling
So I think there is very little reason to suppose that more than one or two of Hanigan's walks per season are due to his batting 8th in front of the pitcher. Hanigan has a good OBP because he is a good hitter, not because he bats 8th.
Wait, what about the IBBs? Those make up roughly 25 pts of his career OBP.