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0.244 batting average since 1968

NEW YORK - The major league batting average has fallen to 0.244 this season, its lowest since the pitcher's year in 1968, although offense has risen markedly following baseball's mid-season crackdown on adhesion enhancing substances for…

Where have you been, Dustin Pedroia?

When the Milwaukee Brewers traded for third baseman Mike Moustakas (6ft, 225lbs) at the 2018 trade deadline, they moved Travis Shaw (6-4, 230) from third to second. A year later, they put Moustakas there for 47 games. Neither Shaw nor…