Playing around on Baseball Reference yesterday, I came across some interesting facts about this year’s team. Let’s see how you do with 15 questions. Answers will be posted in the comments.
What Senator batter…
1. Leads the team in walks?
2. Has grounded into the most double plays?
3. Has been hit by a pitch the most times?
4. Has been intentionally walked the most?
5. Has the highest success rate stealing bases (with at least two attempts)?
What Senator pitcher (with at least ten appearances)...
6. Has given up the most home runs?
7. Has struck out the most batters?
8. Has hit the most batters?
9. Has uncorked the most wild pitches?
10. Has limited the opposition to the lowest batting average?
11. Has the lowest opponent batting average on balls put into play?
12. Has thrown the highest percentage of strikes?
13. Has thrown the highest percentage of “swing and miss” strikes?
Out of the 49 players that have played for the Senators so far this season…
14. How many were born outside of the United States?
15. The youngest player was?