Originally posted on Baseball Hot Corner  |  Last updated 4/11/13
We are now approximately nine games into the young MLB season and there are some interesting statistics developing around the league. 1. Washington Nationals face of the franchise Bryce Harper has yet to walk in 8 games. The young slugger had 4 home runs in 33 at bats but no one base on balls. 2. Rookie pitchers Jose Fernandez and Nick Tepesch both had impressive major league debuts and look to stick with the rotation. 3. Seattle Mariners slugger Michael Morse has clubbed 6 homers in his 9 games of the season for the upstart Mariners. 4. Veteran catcher John Buck is batting .375 with 5 home runs for the New York Mets, not bad for a guy who was just supposed to be a warm body until the arrival of Travis d’Arnaud.  5. Baltimore OriolesChris Davis slugged 4 home runs with 16 runs batted in 4 consecutive games to start the season. 6. The Upton brother made history when B.J. Upton hit a game tying home run only to have Justin Upton hit the walk off home run two batters later. The t...
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