From SABR member David A. Scott at Medium.com on May 21, 2020:
In the spirit of collegiality, I will not ask you to read about the merits of the designated hitter here. I’ll also skip performance enhancing drugs, revenue sharing, global warming and my voting record.
I do intend to show the tremendous difference in the hitting performance of pitchers back in 1920 and recent seasons before germs laid us low.
I do this because the 1920 Indians’ featured game this week was all about a Yankee pitcher who did everything he could in defeating the Tribe.
No, it wasn’t Babe Ruth.
Read the full article here: https://medium.com/@davidascott_96906/hail-mighty-quinn-9ca9222831c4
Originally published: May 21, 2020. Last Updated: May 21, 2020.