You guys ever run across stats when looking at a player that really stand out to you?
-Ken Griffey Sr. and Amos Otis had a higher lifetime OPS+ than Bobby Thomson (118 and 114 to 110)
-Despite leading the league in steals for his first six seasons, Vince Coleman's OPS+ was only over 100 in the last one.
-Minnie Minoso, despite not being hot on the Hall of Fame vote, had a higher OPS+ than Jim Rice, Andre Dawson, Bobby Bonds, and Johnny Bench, all known power hitters and in or close to the Hall of Fame. (Granted, he played in fewer seasons than Dawson but it's still pretty impressive)
Last edited by 1905 Giants; 04-03-2012 at 12:53 PM.
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