Minor League BABS
What is the difference between Austin Slater and Boog Powell? Looking only at their 2017 major league stats, one might conclude, "pretty much nothing."
PLAYER AB HR SB AVG
Austin Slater 117 3 0 .282
Boog Powell 117 3 0 .282
BABS viewed their 2017 performances likewise, awarding them identical ratings of… well, nothing. No assets, no liabilities. They shared that particualr asset group with MLB veterans like Francisco Cervelli, Martin Prado and Ichiro Suzuki – the "don't help you, don't hurt you" types.
But despite both being 24-year-old outfielders, there is at least a little difference . . .
This content is restricted to subscribers