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sox_fan_4life
04-30-2002, 06:22 PM
ESPN Article (http://sports.espn.go.com/mlb/statistics?stat=teambat&league=mlb&sortColumn=OPS&season=2&year=2002&split=110)
Some teams put good hitters in the two-hole; others like to put a little slap hitter there because he fills the old stereotype. A quick at teams with the most production from the No. 2 slot:

Best
Red Sox: 1054 OPS, 24 runs, 18 RBI
D-Backs: 928 OPS, 17 runs, 20 RBI
White Sox: 858 OPS, 21 runs, 17 RBI
Expos: 850 OPS, 21 runs, 15 RBI

Worst
Twins: 448 OPS, 8 runs, 7 RBI
Orioles: 512 OPS, 10 runs, 4 RBI
Angels: 547 OPS, 10 runs, 6 RBI
Phillies: 568 OPS, 8 runs, 6 RBI