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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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05-27

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BP Daily Podcast: Effectively Wild Episode 893: Hello, Julio Urias
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05-26

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BP Daily Podcast: Effectively Wild Episode 892: Carson Cistulli on Ranking Baseball's Broadcasts
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05-25

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BP Daily Podcast: Effectively Wild Episode 891: The Support Saberseminar Edition
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05-24

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BP Daily Podcast: Effectively Wild Episode 890: Ichiro, Kershaw, and Rich Hill's Contract Comparables
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05-23

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BP Daily Podcast: Effectively Wild Episode 889: Three Aces in Distress
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05-20

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BP Daily Podcast: Effectively Wild Episode 888: Meet the Minor Leagues' Latest Recruit
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05-19

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BP Daily Podcast: Effectively Wild Episode 887: Sabermetrics Meets the Mexican League
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05-18

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BP Daily Podcast: Effectively Wild Episode 886: Take My Pujols, Please
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05-17

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BP Daily Podcast: Effectively Wild Episode 885: How We'd Question the Commissioner (Off the Record)
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05-16

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BP Daily Podcast: Effectively Wild Episode 884: The Rangers-Blue Jays Brawl Draft
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05-13

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BP Daily Podcast: Effectively Wild Episode 883: T.J. Quinn Explains the Latest PED Problems
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05-12

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BP Daily Podcast: Effectively Wild Episode 882: Scherzer's Dominance, Described and Dissected
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05-11

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BP Daily Podcast: Effectively Wild Episode 881: The Big Unit's Perplexing Punctuation
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05-10

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BP Daily Podcast: Effectively Wild Episode 880: Extending Strasburg and Trading Trout
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05-09

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BP Daily Podcast: Effectively Wild Episode 879: Bartolo, Bryce, and Goodbye Good Wife
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05-06

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BP Daily Podcast: Effectively Wild Episode 878: Gender Imbalance in Baseball Operations
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05-05

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BP Daily Podcast: Effectively Wild Episode 877: The Cubs' Crazy-Ridiculous Start
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05-04

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BP Daily Podcast: Effectively Wild Episode 876: The Thanks for Buying Our Book Edition
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05-03

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BP Daily Podcast: Effectively Wild Episode 875: The Pedro-Kershaw Peak Comparison
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05-02

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BP Daily Podcast: Effectively Wild Episode 874: The One-Month Winter-Move Mulligans
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04-29

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BP Daily Podcast: Effectively Wild Episode 873: The Braves Are the Best (at Bilking Taxpayers)
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04-28

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BP Daily Podcast: Effectively Wild Episode 872: The April Prospect Primer
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04-27

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BP Daily Podcast: Effectively Wild Episode 871: The Braves Are Bad Edition
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04-26

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BP Daily Podcast: Effectively Wild Episode 870: Reevaluating the Astros
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04-25

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BP Daily Podcast: Effectively Wild Episode 869: Buckle Up, Replay is the Law
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04-22

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BP Daily Podcast: Effectively Wild Episode 868: Jake Arrieta is Reaganing
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04-21

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BP Daily Podcast: Effectively Wild Episode 867: Embracing the Harper-Trout Temptation
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04-20

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BP Daily Podcast: Effectively Wild Episode 866: Noah Syndergaard, Right Now
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04-19

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BP Daily Podcast: Effectively Wild Episode 865: 2016 Trend Watch (Reliever Evolution Edition)
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04-18

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BP Daily Podcast: Effectively Wild Episode 864: A Too-Soon Search for 2016 Trends
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04-15

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BP Daily Podcast: Effectively Wild Episode 863: The 0-9-Off: A Battle for Baseball's Most Soul-Crushing Start
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04-14

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BP Daily Podcast: Effectively Wild Episode 862: Jeff Sullivan on This Season's Noteworthy Novelties
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04-13

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BP Daily Podcast: Effectively Wild Episode 861: Murder, Remorse, and Major League Games
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04-12

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BP Daily Podcast: Effectively Wild Episode 860: Week One in Baseball Confirmation Bias
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04-11

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BP Daily Podcast: Effectively Wild Episode 859: Ross Stripling and Trevor Story
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04-08

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BP Daily Podcast: Effectively Wild Episode 858: John Thorn on the New Details About Baseball's Origin Story
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04-07

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BP Daily Podcast: Effectively Wild Episode 857: Joe Sheehan on the Scourge of Big Bullpens
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04-06

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BP Daily Podcast: Effectively Wild Episode 856: The Biggest Baseball-Watchers Edition
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04-05

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BP Daily Podcast: Effectively Wild Episode 855: Jeff Passan on Righting the Elbow and Writing The Arm
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04-04

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BP Daily Podcast: Effectively Wild Episode 854: The Opening Day Edition
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04-01

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BP Daily Podcast: One Post, 30 Team Preview Podcasts
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Ben Lindbergh, Sam Miller, George Bissell and Jeffrey Paternostro

04-01

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BP Daily Podcast: Effectively Wild Episode 853: 2016 Season Preview Series: Los Angeles Dodgers
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Ben Lindbergh, Sam Miller and Jeffrey Paternostro

03-31

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BP Daily Podcast: Effectively Wild Episode 852: 2016 Season Preview Series: Chicago Cubs
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Ben Lindbergh, Sam Miller and Jeffrey Paternostro

03-30

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BP Daily Podcast: Effectively Wild Episode 851: The Squid is Fried Edition
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03-29

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BP Daily Podcast: Effectively Wild Episode 850: 2016 Season Preview Series: Cleveland Indians
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Ben Lindbergh, Sam Miller and George Bissell

03-28

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BP Daily Podcast: Effectively Wild Episode 849: 2016 Season Preview Series: New York Mets
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Ben Lindbergh, Sam Miller and Jeffrey Paternostro

03-25

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BP Daily Podcast: Effectively Wild Episode 848: 2016 Season Preview Series: Tampa Bay Rays
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Ben Lindbergh, Sam Miller and George Bissell

03-24

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BP Daily Podcast: Effectively Wild Episode 847: 2016 Season Preview Series: Boston Red Sox
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Ben Lindbergh, Sam Miller and George Bissell

03-23

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BP Daily Podcast: Effectively Wild Episode 846: Nihilistic Trivia Time
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03-22

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BP Daily Podcast: Effectively Wild Episode 845: 2016 Season Preview Series: San Francisco Giants
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Ben Lindbergh, Sam Miller and Jeffrey Paternostro

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Ben and Sam banter about Bartolo Colon's likeability, then answer listener emails about Colon, Randy Johnson, the Cubs, prescient managers and more.

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Ben and Sam banter about Stephen Strasburg's extension, then discuss whether the Angels should trade Mike Trout.

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Ben and Sam discuss Bartolo Colon's first career home run, the Cubs' continued success and willingness to walk Bryce Harper, and The Good Wife's series finale.

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Ben and Sam talk to Dodgers Baseball Operations Coordinator Emilee Fragapane and Senior R&D Analyst Megan Schroeder about their backgrounds and responsibilities and the gender imbalance in baseball operations departments.

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Ben and Sam talk to FiveThirtyEight author Rob Arthur about the Cubs' historically dominant start to the season.

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Ben and Sam banter about book events and answer listener emails about baseball's Leicester City, the batting order, Rich Hill, Manny Machado and more.

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Ben and Sam banter about their book release, Dylan Bundy, and juiced baseballs, then revisit the Pedro Martinez-Clayton Kershaw comparison.

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Ben and Sam banter about the Marlins' failed Friday no-hitter attempt, then talk about which offseason transactions teams would already take back if they could.

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Ben and Sam talk to Bloomberg's Kate Smith about how the Braves have talked taxpayers and local councils into funding ballparks at every level of their organization.

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Ben and Sam talk to BP Minor League Editor Craig Goldstein about recent prospect call-ups and prospect call-ups to come.

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Ben and Sam banter about the Braves and Rich Hill, then answer listener emails about fun-fact distortion, Adrian Beltre vs. Chipper Jones, assessing broadcaster quality, and more.

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Ben and Sam banter about Matt Albers, Mike Trout, and front-office hiring trends, then discuss whether the Astros have answered the doubts about their rebuild.

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