Friend of the VORG Dan Wachtell alerted me to the fact that the Astros managed to commit five errors Thursday night in a 10-1 loss, but those errors did not lead to even a single unearned run. Dan wondered if that was a record for most errors without yielding an unearned run. With my Retrosheet … Read moreAll those Errors but no Unearned Runs
Cleanup hitters . . . generally your most powerful hitters. Baseball history (and the Hall of Fame) is full of legendary cleanup hitters. Here are the players with most games batting cleanup in their careers: Player Games Started Eddie Murray 2038 Fred McGriff 1825 Willie McCovey 1607 Lou Gehrig 1537 Willie Stargell 1525 Jim Bottomley … Read moreHe’s batting Cleanup?