Found July 01, 2013 on Around Citi:
There’s this guy in New York that has been playing first base for about two weeks now.  He struggled in his first few plate appearances (the first of which came on June 12th).  Pinch hitting and showing up only late in the game, he had three straight plate appearances with nothing to show for it.  But he didn’t let that discourage himself.  The next game he played in, he got the start.  In five plate appearances, he went 1-3 with two walks.  His next three games were all brief appearances in pinch hit/substitution situations, however he again had two hits and a walk in those three games, reaching base each time up. From then on, Satin has started every game. On the season, he is .375/.500/.500. over 40 plate appearances.  In addition, he is walking at a 20% rate.  To put that in some sort of frame of reference, Joey Votto, debatably the best hitter in the league, with keener eyesight than a hawk, is walking at a 16.2% rate.  In only 14 games, Satin already has a WAR of .5, which is ...
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