Re: Strike out = to any other out?
I think this is more of a "conceptual" argument.
And I think this is more of a "you being wrong" argument.
"The problem with strikeouts isn't that they hurt your team, it's that they hurt your feelings..." --Rob Neyer
"The single most important thing for a hitter is to get a good pitch to hit. A good hitter can hit a pitch that’s over the plate three times better than a great hitter with a ball in a tough spot.”