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Sam Miller 

Sam Miller

Sam Miller is the editor-in-chief of Baseball Prospectus. He has written for two Baseball Prospectus annuals and co-edited the 2014, 2015 and 2016 editions. He also co-hosts, with Ben Lindbergh, the Effectively Wild podcast, and is the co-author of The Only Rule Is It Has To Work, about his experience running baseball operations for an independent minor-league team.

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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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Ben Lindbergh and Sam Miller

04-28

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BP Unfiltered: My Predicted Standings
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Sam Miller

04-28

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BP Daily Podcast: Effectively Wild Episode 872: The April Prospect Primer
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Ben Lindbergh and Sam Miller

04-27

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BP Daily Podcast: Effectively Wild Episode 871: The Braves Are Bad Edition
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Ben Lindbergh and Sam Miller

04-26

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BP Daily Podcast: Effectively Wild Episode 870: Reevaluating the Astros
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Ben Lindbergh and Sam Miller

04-25

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BP Daily Podcast: Effectively Wild Episode 869: Buckle Up, Replay is the Law
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Ben Lindbergh and Sam Miller

04-22

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BP Daily Podcast: Effectively Wild Episode 868: Jake Arrieta is Reaganing
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Ben Lindbergh and Sam Miller

04-22

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Pebble Hunting: Which Bunts Are Missing?
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Sam Miller

04-21

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BP Daily Podcast: Effectively Wild Episode 867: Embracing the Harper-Trout Temptation
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Ben Lindbergh and Sam Miller

04-20

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BP Daily Podcast: Effectively Wild Episode 866: Noah Syndergaard, Right Now
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Ben Lindbergh and Sam Miller

04-19

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BP Daily Podcast: Effectively Wild Episode 865: 2016 Trend Watch (Reliever Evolution Edition)
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Ben Lindbergh and Sam Miller

04-18

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BP Daily Podcast: Effectively Wild Episode 864: A Too-Soon Search for 2016 Trends
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Ben Lindbergh and Sam Miller

04-15

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BP Unfiltered: Our Generation’s Hall of Famers, Ranked By Subjective Trade Valuation of Mid-Career Baseball Cards In A Semi-Premium Early-1990s Set
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Sam Miller

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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Ben Lindbergh and Sam Miller

04-15

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Pebble Hunting: So I Guess This Is Vince Velasquez Now
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Sam Miller

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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Ben Lindbergh and Sam Miller

04-13

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BP Daily Podcast: Effectively Wild Episode 861: Murder, Remorse, and Major League Games
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Ben Lindbergh and Sam Miller

04-12

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BP Daily Podcast: Effectively Wild Episode 860: Week One in Baseball Confirmation Bias
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Ben Lindbergh and Sam Miller

04-12

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Pebble Hunting: How You Tried To Beat PECOTA
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Sam Miller

04-11

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BP Daily Podcast: Effectively Wild Episode 859: Ross Stripling and Trevor Story
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Ben Lindbergh and Sam Miller

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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Ben Lindbergh and Sam Miller

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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Ben Lindbergh and Sam Miller

04-06

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BP Daily Podcast: Effectively Wild Episode 856: The Biggest Baseball-Watchers Edition
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Ben Lindbergh and Sam Miller

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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Ben Lindbergh and Sam Miller

04-04

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BP Daily Podcast: Effectively Wild Episode 854: The Opening Day Edition
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Ben Lindbergh and Sam Miller

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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Ben Lindbergh and Sam Miller

03-30

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Winter Is Leaving
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Sam Miller

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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Prospectus Feature: Beat PECOTA: We Dare Ya
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Sam Miller

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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Ben Lindbergh and Sam Miller

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

03-22

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Pebble Hunting: Sim City 1000000
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Sam Miller

03-21

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BP Daily Podcast: Effectively Wild Episode 844: 2016 Season Preview Series: Washington Nationals
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Ben Lindbergh, Sam Miller and Jeffrey Paternostro

03-18

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BP Daily Podcast: Effectively Wild Episode 842: 2016 Season Preview Series: Houston Astros
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Ben Lindbergh, Sam Miller and George Bissell

03-17

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BP Unfiltered: A Short Story About The 2015 Baseball Season
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Sam Miller

03-17

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BP Daily Podcast: Effectively Wild Episode 841: 2016 Season Preview Series: Toronto Blue Jays
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Ben Lindbergh, Sam Miller and George Bissell

03-16

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BP Daily Podcast: Effectively Wild Episode 840: The Underrated Trout Edition
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Ben Lindbergh and Sam Miller

03-15

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BP Daily Podcast: Effectively Wild Episode 839: 2016 Season Preview Series: New York Yankees
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Ben Lindbergh, Sam Miller and George Bissell

03-14

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BP Daily Podcast: Effectively Wild Episode 838: 2016 Season Preview Series: Seattle Mariners
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Ben Lindbergh, Sam Miller and George Bissell

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Pebble Hunting: Should Have Taken Trout
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Sam Miller

03-11

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BP Daily Podcast: Effectively Wild Episode 837: 2016 Season Preview Series: Pittsburgh Pirates
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Ben Lindbergh, Sam Miller and Jeffrey Paternostro

03-11

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Pebble Hunting: What It Means To Have The Best Farm System In Baseball, Part 4
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Sam Miller

03-10

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BP Unfiltered: The Worst Possible Reshuffling of MLB Cities and MLB Team Names, Probably
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Sam Miller

03-10

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BP Daily Podcast: Effectively Wild Episode 836: 2016 Season Preview Series: St. Louis Cardinals
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Ben Lindbergh, Sam Miller and Jeffrey Paternostro

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Introducing a new career-value stat.

The set in question is not important, but since you asked we’ll be using Topps Stadium Club, 1993, the first set without Gary Carter. The number in parentheses is how many of the player’s cards you’d have to give up to get a Griffey from the same set. Mike Piazza’s ranking reflects an attempt on the author’s part to control for Rookie Card status.

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With help from Twins fan Aaron Gleeman and Braves fan Alex Remington, Ben and Sam attempt to determine which of MLB's two winless teams has had the more demoralizing start to the season.

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The best pitching performance of the season so far, as told in the best dozen or so pitches thrown.

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Ben, Sam, and FanGraphs writer Jeff Sullivan banter about ballplayer humor, then talk about players (including Garrett Richards, Starlin Castro, and Stephen Strasburg) who are doing something notably different so far this season.

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Ben and Sam answer listener emails about whether they would want to play in a major league game, un-fun facts, chyron decisions, GM hypotheticals, robot pitchers, and more.

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Ben and Sam banter about the most popular picks in BP's "Beat PECOTA" game, then discuss Rich Hill, the Cubs' strong start, Ray Searage's promising pupils, and more.

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The players we were collectively most confident about.

Everything is gone. Just gone. There were no survivors. Here. There. Nobody knew who started it.

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Ben and Sam discuss two surprise stars of week one, debuting Dodgers starter Ross Stripling and Rockies rookie slugger Trevor Story.

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Ben and Sam talk to MLB's Official Historian, John Thorn, about a trio of founding documents now up for auction that casts light on the truth behind baseball's long-disputed origin story.

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Ben and Sam banter about Kenta Maeda's debut, then talk to Sports Illustrated's Joe Sheehan about how pitcher-centric roster construction is making baseball more boring (and what might make it better).

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Ben and Sam banter about Rich Hill, a controversial game-ending call, and bad baseball ads, then answer listener emails about unfun facts, Theo Epstein's future, and who's seen the most major league baseball.

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Ben and Sam talk to Yahoo! Sports columnist Jeff Passan about his new book, The Arm: Inside the Billion-Dollar Mystery of the Most Valuable Commodity in Sports.

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