The Death of the Single, or, Can Starlin Castro Survive Derek Jeter's Retirement?
In major league baseball, the single is dying. I don’t know what started me on this kick of obsessing over base hits, but I feel pretty confident in my assertion that the singles-hitter is on his way out of the league. Just look at the data. In 1980, 72.4 percent of all hits were singles. And... Read more »