Archive for January 2nd, 2013

The most plunked batters born on January 2nd

Wednesday, January 2nd, 2013

(no change from last year)
89 hbp – Edgar Martinez, born 01/02/1963, 113rd all time, played from 1987 to 2004
68 hbp – Bill Madlock, born 01/02/1951, 226th all time, played from 1973 to 1987
55 hbp – Ryan Garko, born 01/02/1981, 332nd all time, played from 2005 to 2010
45 hbp – Royce Clayton, born 01/02/1970, 503rd all time, played from 1991 to 2007
17 hbp – Pinky Whitney, born 01/02/1905, 1663rd all time, played from 1928 to 1939

active leader:

1 hbp – Dave Sappelt, born 01/02/1987, 5732nd all time, played from 2011 to 2012
(unless Jeff Suppan plays in 2013 – then it’s him, with 3 hbp.  I just can’t come to terms with thinking of him as “active”).