Coming off a career-best .368 season, Boggs owned a .401 average on June 7. Despite a cool July in which he hit .247, he finished at .357 to claim the third of five AL batting titles. By the way, Boggs hit .402 over a 162-game stretch from May 1985 to May 1986.
Text: Lonny Krasnow, SI.com
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