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Saturday, April 26, 2014

BtBS: Scoring from first on a double: easier said than Dunn?

On Thursday, April 17th during a game between the Red Sox and White Sox, Alejandro De Aza doubled down the right field line with Adam Dunn on first and the game tied 1-1. Daniel Nava got to the ball quickly, fired a bullet to Dustin Pedroia who threw the relay home to beat Dunn by about two steps: [...]

It made me wonder how often runners on first score when a double is hit. Is it as cut-and-dried as most analysts think?

bobm Posted: April 26, 2014 at 05:23 PM | 28 comment(s)
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