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OPS in Baseball: A Comprehensive Study

OPS in Baseball: A Comprehensive Study

posted on 29 Mar , 2023 in General by Chris Sloan

This blog post provides a comprehensive exploration of On-Base Plus Slugging (OPS), a key baseball statistic. It begins with an explanation of what OPS is, followed by a look at how it's calculated and its significance in the game. The post also delves into the history of OPS and how it became a widely accepted measure of a player's offensive abilities. Featuring notable OPS records and figures in Major League Baseball and a comparison with other statistics, the article demystifies OPS for any baseball fan. It concludes with an FAQ section answering common queries related to OPS.

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Ty Cobb Quotes & Words to Live By

Ty Cobb Quotes & Words to Live By

posted on 27 Mar , 2023 in General by Chris Sloan

Ty Cobb was a legendary baseball player whose career spanned over two decades, from 1905 to 1928. Widely regarded as one of the greatest players of all time, Cobb was a fierce competitor who played the game with unmatched intensity and passion. Over the course of his career, he set numerous records and became the first player to be inducted into the Baseball Hall of Fame.

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What is a Pinch Hitter in Baseball and When are They Used?

What is a Pinch Hitter in Baseball and When are They Used?

posted on 26 Mar , 2023 in General by Chris Sloan

If you're new to baseball, you may be wondering: what is a pinch hitter, and why is this role so important in the game? Well, you've come to the right place! In this blog post, we'll provide a comprehensive guide to the pinch hitter in baseball, covering everything from what a pinch hitter is, to when and why a manager might use one, to the strategic benefits and drawbacks of using a pinch hitter, and much more.

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What is a 6 4 3 Double Play in Baseball?

What is a 6 4 3 Double Play in Baseball?

posted on 25 Mar , 2023 in General by Chris Sloan

One of the most important aspects of baseball is the double play, which is a defensive play that can change the course of a game. A double play occurs when the defense records two outs in one play. It's a remarkable feat that requires quick reflexes, teamwork, and precise execution.

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