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State Of The Union Batting Averages

What if POTUS stats were like baseball stats?

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Every year the president asks Congress to pass a lot of stuff at the State of the Union address. What if we treated each request like an at bat in baseball and measured how successful each president was?

According to an analysis by two political science professors at Dominican University of California, President Obama's career batting average would be .306* **.

AFP / Getty Images BRENDAN SMIALOWSKI

*Obama still has two more SOTU attempts to go. ** His first speech before a joint session in 2009 was technically not an SOTU.

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