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Ben Lindbergh 

Ben Lindbergh

Ben Lindbergh was the Editor-in-Chief of Baseball Prospectus from 2012 to 2014. He now writes for Grantland, has written for four BP annuals and Extra Innings: More Baseball Between the Numbers, and served as assistant editor of Baseball Prospectus 2011 and editor of the two-volume Best of Baseball Prospectus collection. He formerly worked as a baseball analyst for Bloomberg Sports, and has interned for multiple MLB teams. He was inducted into the Baseball Writers' Association of America in December of 2011.

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08-25

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BP Daily Podcast: Effectively Wild Episode 719: Jinxing Jacob deGrom
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Ben Lindbergh and Sam Miller

08-24

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BP Daily Podcast: Effectively Wild Episode 718: Early Awards and Excessive Celebrations
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Ben Lindbergh and Sam Miller

08-18

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BP Daily Podcast: Effectively Wild Episode 717: The WTF Washington Nationals
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08-17

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BP Daily Podcast: Effectively Wild Episode 716: Appreciating Carlos Correa
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08-13

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BP Daily Podcast: Effectively Wild Episode 715: Strand Me in St. Louis
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08-12

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The BP Wayback Machine: What Happens When Starters Get Sick
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08-10

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BP Daily Podcast: Effectively Wild Episode 714: The 2015 MLB Debuts Draft
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Ben Lindbergh and Sam Miller

08-06

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BP Daily Podcast: Effectively Wild Episode 713: The Mysteries and Strategies Edition
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08-04

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BP Daily Podcast: Effectively Wild Episode 712: Combating Baseball's Beanball Wars
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08-03

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BP Daily Podcast: Effectively Wild Episode 711: The Least Active Team at the Most Active Trade Deadline
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07-30

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BP Daily Podcast: Effectively Wild Episode 710: Hamels, Latos, and Gomez, Oh My
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07-29

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BP Daily Podcast: Effectively Wild Episode 709: Zobrist, Papelbon, and Other Updates from Deadline Week
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07-28

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BP Daily Podcast: Effectively Wild Episode 708: The Cueto and Tulo Trades
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07-24

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BP Daily Podcast: Effectively Wild Episode 707: Kershaw as a Closer, the Phillies' Pitching Apocalypse, and Other Emails
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07-23

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BP Daily Podcast: Effectively Wild Episode 706: Go-Go-Gadget Greinke
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07-17

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BP Daily Podcast: Effectively Wild Episode 705: The Anniversary Emails Edition
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07-14

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BP Daily Podcast: Effectively Wild Episode 704: Mysteries from the Front Office
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07-13

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BP Daily Podcast: Effectively Wild Episode 703: Oakland's Trade Deadline Dilemma
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07-08

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BP Daily Podcast: Effectively Wild Episode 1184: When Would You Want Your World Series?
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07-07

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BP Daily Podcast: Effectively Wild Episode 702: The Significance of Scioscia Deposing Dipoto
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07-06

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BP Daily Podcast: Effectively Wild Episode 701: The All-Banter Backlog Show
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06-29

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BP Daily Podcast: Effectively Wild Episode 700: Sabermetrics, Australia-Style
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06-25

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BP Daily Podcast: Effectively Wild Episode 699: Radio Producers, Cycles, and Dave Stewart Don't Make Sense
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06-23

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BP Daily Podcast: Effectively Wild Episode 698: The Diamondbacks Do it Again
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06-22

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BP Daily Podcast: Effectively Wild Episode 697: The David Price Trade Revisited
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06-18

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BP Daily Podcast: Effectively Wild Episode 696: Listener Emails: The Hacking, Hanley, and Position Player Pitching Edition
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Ben Lindbergh and Sam Miller

06-16

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BP Daily Podcast: Effectively Wild Episode 695: The Cardinals Face the Feds
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06-15

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BP Daily Podcast: Effectively Wild Episode 694: Adjudicating an All-Royals All-Star Game
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06-12

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BP Daily Podcast: Effectively Wild Episode 693: Dugout Etiquette, Warm-Up WAR, and Other Thrilling Emails
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06-11

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BP Daily Podcast: Effectively Wild Episode 692: The Year of Top Prospects
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06-09

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BP Daily Podcast: Effectively Wild Episode 691: Chris Long on Analytics' Role in the Draft Room
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06-08

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BP Daily Podcast: Effectively Wild Episode 690: Probably Premature Judgments About Offseason Trades, Part Two
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06-05

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BP Daily Podcast: Effectively Wild Episode 689: Reluctantly Trashing the Twins
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06-04

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BP Daily Podcast: Effectively Wild Episode 688: Success Without Strikeouts, Strange-Looking Lineups, and Other Emails
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06-01

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BP Daily Podcast: Effectively Wild Episode 687: Probably Premature Judgments About Offseason Trades
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05-29

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BP Daily Podcast: Effectively Wild Episode 686: Catcher Game-Calling, Now Slightly Less Mysterious
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05-28

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BP Daily Podcast: Effectively Wild Episode 685: A Couple Complaints About Replays and Appeals
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05-27

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BP Daily Podcast: Effectively Wild Episode 684: Pitchers and Pine Tar, the Meat of the Order, and Throwing Back Baseballs
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05-26

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BP Daily Podcast: Effectively Wild Episode 683: The Almost Inexplicable Stephen Strasburg
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05-22

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BP Daily Podcast: Effectively Wild Episode 682: How Bryce Harper Broke Out
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05-20

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BP Daily Podcast: Effectively Wild Episode 681: Marlins Madness, Sabermetric Milestones, and Other Emails
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05-19

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BP Daily Podcast: Effectively Wild Episode 680: Travis Sawchik on the Pirates and Big Data Baseball
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05-18

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BP Daily Podcast: Effectively Wild Episode 679: The Barry Bonds Collusion Case
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05-15

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BP Daily Podcast: Effectively Wild Episode 678: Early Statcast Leaders, Laggards, and Lessons
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05-14

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BP Daily Podcast: Effectively Wild Episode 677: Pulling Corey Kluber
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05-13

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BP Daily Podcast: Effectively Wild Episode 676: Questions You Asked Us to Answer
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05-12

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BP Daily Podcast: Effectively Wild Episode 675: The Ways Teams Could Cheat, and the Ways We Would Punish Them
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05-11

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BP Daily Podcast: Effectively Wild Episode 674: Bryce Harper, Mike Trout, and Turning Corners
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05-08

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BP Daily Podcast: Effectively Wild Episode 673: The Red Sox Pitching Coach Kerfuffle
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05-07

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BP Daily Podcast: Effectively Wild Episode 672: How Real Are the Astros?
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Ben and Sam banter about an Elvis Andrus glove toss, an odd triple play, and A-Rod, then discuss the Johnny Cueto and Troy Tulowitzki trades.

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Ben and Sam banter about analytics and secrecy, then answer listener emails about aces in relief, the Phillies' terrible rotation, and more.

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Ben and Sam banter about the Astros and then discuss the possible interpretations of Zack Greinke's scoreless innings streak.

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On the podcast's third anniversary, Ben and Sam answer emails about how much baseball players work, whatever happened to offensive shortstops, breaking unwritten rules, projecting prospects, and more, then place an impromptu call.

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Ben and Sam banter about former Pirates executive Merrill Hess and then discuss stories about former Dodgers GM Ned Colletti from Molly Knight's new book.

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Ben and Sam banter about the All-Star Game and then discuss how the Oakland A's should handle the next phase of their strange season.

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Ben and Sam discuss the optimal distribution of World Series wins across an average lifespan.

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Ben and Sam banter about trade arbitrage and Jon Lester, then discuss the Angels' front-office overthrow.

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Ben and Sam return from a semi-extended absence to banter about Bryce Harper, Stephen Strasburg, a David Ortiz fun fact, All-Star voting, Cardinals hacking, and more.

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Ben and Sam talk to Anthony Rescan about his statistical work with the Sydney Blue Sox of the Australian Baseball League.

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Ben and Sam banter about baseball crimes, All-Star voting, and Diamondbacks GM Dave Stewart, then answer listener emails about perfect games, discuss stats about cycles, and more.

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Ben and Sam banter about prosecuting the Cardinals and the Royals' All-Star tally, then talk about the Diamondbacks' perplexing Bronson Arroyo trade.

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