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Free Bases

I saw this online:

We would keep track of these every game. FREE BASES. Our goal was to have 5 or less per game. If we did this we had a 72% chance of winning that game. FREE BASES are…

Wild Pitches
Passed Balls
Stolen Bases
HBP (Hit By Pitch)


Thinking about it, catchers can greatly control wild pitches, passed balls and stolen bases. That's 3 of the seven. And, he might be able to help with walks by stealing strikes.

So, that's more than half of the free 90s where a great defensive catcher is a huge asset.  Or, am I missing something?

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