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Old 01-10-2013, 05:30 PM   #37
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Originally Posted by Qwyjibo
Well, not really. OBP is essentially efficiency. How often a batter avoids an out. Hitting is all about avoiding outs and hitting for power. Bagwell did both better in a straight comparison. The one thing that needs to be taken into consideration is their production relative to their era. That boosts Rose whenever comparing his rate #'s to today's players.
Not enough to make it up. The league line in roses career was .265/.331/.390 in bagwells career it was .267/.338/.421. Roses career ops+ was 118. Bagwells was 149. Bagwell was a better hitter and it isn't all that close
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