• Only Chisox, Royals & Twins Worse Than Yanks Team Bats

    Posted by on May 31st, 2013 · Comments (2)

    Yup, the Yankees, to date this season, have batted as well as the lowly Houston Astros in the A.L. in terms of team OPS+:

    Tm G PA R HR RBI BB SO BA OBP SLG OPS OPS+ ▾
    CLE 53 2036 264 67 253 174 447 .263 .331 .446 .776 115
    BAL 54 2083 273 75 264 152 342 .276 .331 .464 .795 111
    TBR 53 2021 262 58 248 184 361 .260 .332 .423 .755 109
    LAA 54 2092 244 60 232 167 404 .261 .324 .424 .748 107
    BOS 55 2124 274 57 268 219 455 .264 .345 .433 .778 106
    DET 52 2109 268 54 263 190 358 .279 .347 .425 .771 105
    OAK 55 2162 262 53 246 231 430 .245 .333 .400 .733 102
    TEX 53 2013 250 66 235 154 348 .271 .331 .443 .774 100
    LgAvg 53 2030 238 58 227 168 404 .257 .323 .414 .737 99
    TOR 54 2040 241 67 228 171 399 .252 .318 .424 .743 98
    SEA 54 2037 199 64 193 171 448 .237 .306 .391 .697 97
    HOU 54 2022 214 55 202 147 519 .248 .307 .396 .703 91
    NYY 53 1975 218 63 200 142 389 .247 .307 .405 .712 91
    MIN 51 1974 222 46 214 174 422 .243 .316 .379 .695 90
    KCR 50 1907 199 28 191 124 329 .261 .314 .375 .689 87
    CHW 51 1859 183 52 175 125 404 .240 .293 .378 .671 77
    796 30454 3573 865 3412 2525 6055 .257 .323 .414 .737 99
    Provided by Baseball-Reference.com: View Original Table
    Generated 5/31/2013.

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    The worst part is that there’s no reason why to expect this is going to get any better in the near future.

    Comments on Only Chisox, Royals & Twins Worse Than Yanks Team Bats

    1. Raf
      May 31st, 2013 | 10:05 am

      No reason? The primary starters will return.

    2. LMJ229
      May 31st, 2013 | 3:12 pm

      Raf wrote:

      No reason? The primary starters will return.

      From your mouth to God’s ears …

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