**Here are the American League numbers:**

**Runs scored per game (and record in those games):**

**0- 75 times (0-75 .000)**

**1- 103 times (8-95 .078)**

**2- 148 times (32-116 .216)**

**3- 183 times (71-112 .388)**

**4- 153 times (85-68 .556) Median (closer to a median of 3 than of 5)**

**5- 109 times (67-42 .615)**

**6- 108 times (82-26 .759)**

**7- 82 times (69-13 .841)**

**8- 53 times (45-8 .849)**

**9- 38 times (34-4 .895)**

**10+ 77 times (76-1 .987)**

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**Runs Allowed:**

**0- 75 times (75-0 1.000)**

**1- 107 times (96-11 .897)**

**2- 150 tines (120-30 .800)**

**3- 187 times (115-72 .615)**

**4- 141 times (65-76 .461) Median (closer to median of 3 than of 5)**

**5- 122 times (45-77 .369)**

**6- 106 times (28-78 .264)**

**7- 78 times (12-66 .154)**

**8- 57 times (9-48 .158)**

**9- 34 times (3-31 .088)**

**10+ 72 times (1-71 .014)**

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**The Red Sox are 3 games from the halfway point of the season, and some interesting numbers are taking form:**

**Runs scored:**

**0- 4 times (0-4)**

**1- 5 times (0-5)**

**2- 8 times (2-6)**

**3- 15 times (6-9)**

**4- 6 times (2-4)**

**5- 8 times (5-3) Median (closer to a median of 6 than of 4)**

**6- 9 times (9-0) **

**7- 7 times (6-1)**

**8- 4 times (3-1)**

**9- 4 times (4-0)**

**10+- 8 times (8-0)**

**Notes:**

**1) We are 30-2 when scoring 6 or more runs- a .938 win%. The AL is at .855.**

**2) We are 8-20 when scoring 1-3 runs - a .286 win%. The AL is at .256.**

**3) Our offense has done better than the league norm in low and high scoring games.**

**4) We are 7-7 in games scoring 4-5 runs (.500). The AL is 152-110 (.580). Our differentials from the AL norm are:**

**1-3 runs: +.030**

**4-5 runs: -.080****

**6+ runs: +.083**

**** If you expand it out to 3-5 runs allowed, we are 18-17 (.514), and the league is 235-235 (.500).**

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**Runs Allowed:**

**0- 4 times (4-0)**

**1- 11 times (11-0)**

**2- 10 times (9-1)**

**3- 12 times (7-5)**

**4- 11 times (5-6) Median (closer to a median of 3 than of 5)**

**5- 12 times (6-6)**

**6- 6 times (2-4)**

**7- 2 times (0-2)**

**8- 3 times (1-2)**

**9- 2 times (0-2)**

**10+- 5 times (0-5)**

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**Notes: **

**1) We are 27-6 when allowing 1-3 runs (.818 win%). The AL is .745.**

**2) We are 3-15 when allowing 6+ runs (.167 win %). The AL is .153.**

**3) We have allowed 6+ runs only 18 times and 7+ runs only 12 times. We play our home games in a hitter's park. The other 14 AL teams average allowing 6+ runs 23.5 times and 7+ runs 16.4 times. Our staff has done better than the AL norm while in a tougher park than most.**

**4) When we allow 4-5 runs we are 11-12 (.478). The AL is at .418. Our differentials from the AL norms are:**

**1-3 runs: +.073**

**4-5 runs: +.060**

**6+ runs: +0.14**

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**It looks like our pitching and hitting are carrying to the best record in the AL.**

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