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Baseball Between The Numbers

Posted on: December 9th, 2011 by
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BaseballProspectus.com

"Boy, Davis looks fast this year." "Yeah, but that speed's overrated." "Well, he had an EqA of .320..." "Sure, but his VORP was only a quarter of a win." "And at 29, with no power, his PECOTA has him falling off pretty quickly. Just like the Rockies to overpay Continue reading the story "Baseball Between The Numbers"

Baseball Hacks

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by Joseph Adler

For me, it was the numbers. I didn't really discover baseball until I was in college, in the 80s, when a roommate left a copy of that year's Bill James Baseball Abstract in the suite. I was smitten. It wasn't just the statistics Continue reading the story "Baseball Hacks"