Originally posted on Baseball Hot Corner  |  Last updated 5/9/13
There are many hitters in baseball who people would call “all or nothing” type hitters, and one of the first players that come to mind when that statement is made, is Adam Dunn. Dunn is a prime example of one of the baseball intricacies known as the “Three True Outcomes,” which consist of either a walk, strikeout, or home run – basically, plays not involving the defense. Dunn has shown power throughout his 12 years and change career, averaging 38 home runs a year while consistently driving in 90 or more runs. Now, he’s never hit for a high average, with his career high coming in 2009 of .267, and his career high in hits in 151. With a career total of 1,438 hits, how could Adam Dunn become a future “Mr. 3000″ when he’s no where close to even 2,000? Well, I’m not talking about 3,000 hits here. I’m talking about 3,000 strikeouts. As this article is being written, Adam Dunn currently sits at 2,072 career strikeouts, which slots him in fourth place all time behind Sammy Sosa (2,306), Jim T
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