Team walks per game show the raw number of walks a team’s batters accumulate over the course of a game. In 2013 the average was 3.10 walks per game in the A.L. and 2.93 per game in the N.L.
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The benefits of accumulating walks became more apparent in the late 1990’s and early 2000’s culminating with the success of the early 2000’s famous “Moneyball” teams who were full of largely no-named players who were able to post high on-base percentages. The number of team walks per game has declined somewhat in the last decade