Brian McTaggart fixates on batting average

Wouldn’t it make more sense to pick out Eric Young’s baserunning numbers, since he’s going to teach base-running? Eric Young, who stole 465 bases in 15 major league seasons. That’s a somewhat more impressive number. He’s No. 43 on the all-time stolen-base list. That’s not bad. And 15 years in the majors.

Young hired as roving Minors instructor

from Houston Astros News by Brian McTaggart
Eric Young, who batted .283 in 15 seasons in the Majors, has been hired by the Astros as the club’s Minor League outfield and base-running roving instructor.

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