Baseball 94: Tony Gwynn

This is an ode to batting average. In many ways, this might be the most surprising Baseball 100 essay of them all, because I have spent roughly 13.6% of my time on earth bashing batting average as a somewhat preposterous and definitely inferior way to judge a hitter. I stand behind all of it. Don't use batting average to judge a hitter.

That doesn't mean…

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