Infographic: Total Runs Scored in Major League Baseball

This infographic from the Smithsonian provides an interesting looks at runs in baseball.  The bit I find most interesting is in regards to the home runs.  Even though there is a noticeable increase in the number of home runs hit, the average number of runs per game seems to have (relatively) leveled out after the 1920s.

Scoring-in-Baseball infographic


2 Comments on “Infographic: Total Runs Scored in Major League Baseball”

  1. verdun2 says:

    Interesting info. Thanks
    v

  2. […] posted another graphic several weeks ago that depicted some of the same information that can be found in this one.  I do […]


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