During the Sox-Yanks game:
[graphic shows Sox's rank in offensive team categories
]Joe Morgan: That [their 2nd place showing in OBP] surprises me, because that's not what they're known for. They aren't usually that patient.
Ken Tremendous: [in his head] Except for last year, when they led all of MLB in OBP.Joe Morgan: Last year, they were a little bit more free-swinging.
Ken Tremendous: [in his head] No they weren't. They had like a .360 OBP.Joe Morgan: [a little later] Well, I see here that they actually did lead the AL in on base percentage last year, too. But they weren't that patient. They're more patient this year.
Ken Tremendous: [out loud, to no one
] What the fuck are you talking about?
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