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From the Maniacal One . . .

This week’s obscure but telling facts from statistician Chuck Waseleski of Millers Falls (through Friday):

93 of 430

Jon Lester has had a three-ball count on 93 of the 430 batters he has faced.

.385

Opponents are batting .385 against Andrew Miller on his first pitch.

44 of 72

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Andrew Miller has struck out 44 of the 72 batters on which he has gotten two strikes.

62 of 308

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Sixty-two of the 308 runs the Red Sox have allowed have been scored by runners who reached base via a walk or hit batsman.

.309, .185

The Red Sox have batted .309 with runners in scoring position in games they have won, .185 in games they have lost.