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Will Jose Iglesias drive fans batty?

Red Sox may be better with defensive whiz at short no matter how badly he hits

Updated: October 9, 2012, 11:36 PM ET
By Jeremy Lundblad | ESPNBoston.com

Jose Iglesias finally got regular playing time at the end of 2012. The result was one of the worst offensive stints in Boston Red Sox history.

Iglesias hit .118, striking out in 24 percent of his at-bats.

That's the second-lowest batting average by a nonpitcher in franchise history (minimum 75 plate appearances). You have to go back 81 years to Ed Connolly's .075 average to find the only offensive display that was feebler.

Iglesias hit .031 (1-for-32) with men ...

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