EDIT: Disregard this nonsensical thread.
There was a glitch on ESPN's stats page last night when I looked up the league leaders, because it showed the following:
I had to do a double take looking at the league stats leaders tonight.
Whit Merrifield is leading the AL with a .299 batting average.
And only five AL players are hitting above .280!
51 years ago, Carl Yastrzemski led the AL with a .301 average, the lowest batting title ever. But that was when the mound was higher and pitchers were dominating. But this year, it’s just pathetic battng eyes and caring only about home runs.