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Old 09-08-2010, 10:20 PM
A. Cavatica A. Cavatica is offline
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Originally Posted by A. Cavatica View Post
So find an example. Dayan has drawn no walks in his first 82 major league at-bats. Find a player who started off with that kind of atrocious plate discipline who improved to league average.
Found one. 0 walks in first 88 plate appearances as a 20-year old rookie, eventually peaked at 116 walks in a season where he finished second in the MVP voting.

Viciedo won't match his power numbers, but as far as I know, steroids don't improve plate discipline.
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