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No More Author Entries Toronto bashed Cole Hamels into submission in Game 1 of the ALDS, raising questions about Texas' ace.
retires to his Cole Hamels palatial suburban estate outside of Dallas--perhaps with another World Series ring or two and a borderline Hall of Fame resume--and looks back on all the innings he tossed (2,300 and counting entering this postseason), it’s safe to assume the third inning of Game 1 of the ALDS against the Blue Jays will not rank high on his all-time list. The numbers were grisly: Read the full article...
Consistent inconsistency in Boston is the story of the season, so far at least.
September 14, 2010 8:00 am
While Arizona's relievers have been historically bad this season, there is reason to hope for a turnaround in 2011.
With Kevin Towers possibly taking the helm as general manager of the Diamondbacks, one of the most interesting stories of the offseason for both Arizona and Padres fans alike will be how KT will approach the improvement of the Snakes’ bullpen. While
the jokes have come piling in, the analysis has yet to reach Baseball Prospectus. I’m glad to oblige.
Ben Lindbergh, fellow BP intern alumnus and Halo veteran, the Towers-constructed group of “Friar Men” was a masterful and frugal construction made through a variety of low-risk moves. Now the man, the myth, the legend could be taking control of literally one of the worst bullpens of all-time. In his quest to bring respectability back to this deserted franchise, shall he try to salvage what is left of this leaky ship or just let it sink? Read the full article...
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February 9, 2003 2:06 am
Team Health Report: Seattle Mariners February 2003
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November 21, 2002 5:02 pm
Based solely on offense, expected runs created - given the scenario that your total starting lineup team OPS was fixed at a certain number. Would you be better off building a team with a few superstars, balanced off with some truly horrible players or a team of mostly mediocre players?
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