Originally posted by: brian.
Out of the 20,410 batters Greg Maddux faced in his career, only 310 of them saw a 3-0 count. If you disregard IBBs, the number drops to 133.
Maddux allowed just 20 bases on balls in 1997, including six intentional walks. Ignoring those six intentional walks, Maddux only went to a 3-0 count on one batter in all of 1997.