Originally Posted by TDog
He hit home runs, which was what people noticed because he hadn't done that before, but he set a new American League record for strikeouts. He led the league in walks, but I read where he was called out on strikes as many times as he walked, although I find that hard to believe.
Yeah, that part is not true. I pulled his retrosheet data for last season:
169 Ks swinging (including foul tips)
53 Ks called
105 walks (3 intentional)
But I'm starting to wonder if 2012 was an aberration for Dunn in the AL, rather than 2011...