A three-hundred hitter is not hitting three-hundred. He's hitting zero point three.
A bases-loaded walk or hit-by-pitch gives a run batted in even though the run is not batted in.
A sacrifice fly doesn't involve any intention of sacrifice.
The shortshop is really a second baseman, only on the other side of the base. Against left-handed hitters, he is really much more a second baseman than the second baseman.
A player can be safe at first on a strike“out”.
The All-Star Game may include Mark Redman.
Such is baseball.