Spiner can make comedy out of reading a phone book. That his bag, man, & why the character is so endearing. The cold open to Schisms with the Ode To Spot & all the reactions from everyone & Riker snoozing & Troi nudging. Priceless. The time traveler in A Matter of Time
asking everyone to fill out questionnaires & Geordi saying "If I hand in my questionnaire on time, can I get a glimpse into next week's poker game?". Spot on humor.
Even when it wasn't subtle, they still played it really well, Q-Pid comes to mind