Maybe a Ryan Howard Sombrero Tracker would be more appropriate…
Top 1: Ryan Howard struck out swinging against Mat Latos
Top 3: Howard struck out swinging against Latos
Top 4: Howard called out on strikes against Latos
Top 7: Howard struck out swinging against Corey Luebke
Top 9: Howard grounds out to second baseman against Chad Qualls
Final Line: 0-5, 4 strikeouts, 6 LOB
NOTES: Howard’s golden sombrero disrupts the trend of sombreros by leadoff hitters, as he becomes the biggest name to record one this season.
Total 2011 Sombreros: 10
*Be sure to check out the additional sombrero coverage over at OffBasePercentage.com for a more detailed and less graphic-based assessment of baseball’s most impressive feat.