Archive for December 2006

Don Fehr has served the players’ financial interests well. But…

What we talk about when we talk about starters.

“The trouble with baseball is that it is not played the year round.”
– Gaylord Perry

OK, no hips, but David does share a wealth of DIPS 3.0 statistics for 2006, and introduces a new stat to help further weed out luck from a pitcher’s statistics.

Minor league news and BALCO leaks

Pitch sequence matters. Or does it? (Yes, it does.)

Hint: Probably not as good as you think.

The end of the year is upon us. Time for reflection. Time for a really long list that accomplishes nothing.

In this month’s check of the competition between farm systems, we encounter the all-time single season record for organizational Win Share Production.

Part 3 of our ‘Baby Pictures’ Series