Evan Chambers has put up a similar stat line in each of his three pro seasons. His average has been low, usually in the .230-.245 range. His on-base percentage has been much higher, usually by 120-150 points, thanks to a high walk rate. His isolated power has also been high, due to double digit home runs and a good extra base hit ratio. However, his strikeouts have also been high, sitting around 30 percent for his career.
Part of the problem with Chambers is that he's too selective at the plate. He waits for the perfect pitch to drive, which does one of several things. It can lead to a well hit ball, which explains his high home run and double numbers. It can lead to a walk, which explains his high walk ratio. But it also can put him in a lot of two-strike counts, leadi...
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