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0 BP Daily Podcast: Effectively Wild Episode 931: Cubs Add Aroldis, Chris Sale Slices Laundry by Ben Lindbergh and Sam Miller
0 BP Daily Podcast: Effectively Wild Episode 930: Dave Cameron's Semi-Responsible Trade Speculation by Ben Lindbergh and Sam Miller
1 BP Unfiltered: DRA and Groundball Bias by Jonathan Judge
0 BP Announcements: Baseball Prospectus Night at Miller Park - August 27, 2016 by Baseball Prospectus
0 Flags Fly Forever Podcast: Ep. 98: The Dan Vogelbach One by George Bissell, Mike Gianella and Bret Sayre
0 BP Daily Podcast: Effectively Wild Episode 929: You Want it This Way by Ben Lindbergh and Sam Miller
0 BP Daily Podcast: Effectively Wild Episode 928: The Evolution of Umpire-Manager Arguments by Ben Lindbergh and Sam Miller
0 BP Daily Podcast: Effectively Wild Episode 927: The Twins Without Terry Ryan by Ben Lindbergh and Sam Miller
0 BP Unfiltered: Hope Springs Eternal, Shouldn’t by Rob Mains
0 BP Daily Podcast: Effectively Wild Episode 926: Dealin' Dombrowski and the State of the Red Sox by Ben Lindbergh and Sam Miller
0 BP Daily Podcast: Effectively Wild Episode 925: Position Players the Projections Missed by Ben Lindbergh and Sam Miller
0 BP Daily Podcast: Effectively Wild Episode 924: Abducting the All-Stars by Ben Lindbergh and Sam Miller
0 BP Daily Podcast: Effectively Wild Episode 923: The Jerry Dipoto Report Card by Ben Lindbergh and Sam Miller
0 BP Daily Podcast: Effectively Wild Episode 922: What's a Wild Card Worth? by Ben Lindbergh and Sam Miller
0 BP Daily Podcast: Effectively Wild Episode 921: Bow Before Shohei Otani by Ben Lindbergh and Sam Miller
0 BP Daily Podcast: Effectively Wild Episode 920: Home Runs Have More Than Bounced Back by Ben Lindbergh and Sam Miller
0 BP Daily Podcast: Effectively Wild Episode 919: All-Star Emails by Ben Lindbergh and Sam Miller
0 Flags Fly Forever Podcast: Ep. 97: Briefly by George Bissell, Mike Gianella and Bret Sayre
0 BP Daily Podcast: Effectively Wild Episode 918: One Word: Plastics by Craig Goldstein and Sam Miller
0 TINO (There Is No Offseason): Ep. 73: Future Austin Meadows References by George Bissell, Ben Carsley, Craig Goldstein and Bret Sayre
3 BP Unfiltered: Ladies and Gentlemen, It's the June 2016 Vogelsongs! by Rob Mains
0 BP Daily Podcast: Effectively Wild Episode 917: State of the Standings: AL East by Ben Lindbergh
0 BP Daily Podcast: Effectively Wild Episode 916: State of the Standings: AL West by Ben Lindbergh
0 BP Daily Podcast: Effectively Wild Episode 915: State of the Standings: NL Central by Ben Lindbergh
0 BP Daily Podcast: Effectively Wild Episode 914: State of the Standings: NL East by Ben Lindbergh
1 BP Daily Podcast: Effectively Wild Episode 913: State of the Standings: NL West and AL Central by Ben Lindbergh
1 BP Unfiltered: How To Celebrate A Walkoff Strikeout by Sam Miller
0 BP Daily Podcast: Effectively Wild Episode 912: Three Teams on the Buy-or-Sell Bubble by Ben Lindbergh and Sam Miller
1 BP Daily Podcast: Effectively Wild Episode 911: Good Knuckleballs, Bad Ballpark Deals by Ben Lindbergh and Sam Miller
0 Flags Fly Forever Podcast: Ep. 96: I Want To Say Schrimpf by George Bissell, Mike Gianella and Bret Sayre
2 BP Unfiltered: How to Read a Canadian Leaderboard by Sam Miller
0 BP Daily Podcast: Effectively Wild Episode 910: Mike Trout's Identical Twin by Ben Lindbergh and Sam Miller
0 BP Daily Podcast: Effectively Wild Episode 909: Vin Scully Meets Mount Rushmore by Ben Lindbergh and Sam Miller
0 BP Daily Podcast: Effectively Wild Episode 908: Remember the Rays? by Ben Lindbergh and Sam Miller
0 TINO (There Is No Offseason): Ep. 72: MLB Draft Fantasy Draft by George Bissell, Ben Carsley, Craig Goldstein and Bret Sayre
0 BP Daily Podcast: Effectively Wild Episode 907: Root for the Home Team (To Lose By 5 or More Runs) by Ben Lindbergh and Sam Miller
0 BP Daily Podcast: Effectively Wild Episode 906: Beware the Diamondbacks' Bench by Ben Lindbergh and Sam Miller
0 Flags Fly Forever Podcast: Ep. 95: Rudy Gamble's Expert Secrets by George Bissell and Mike Gianella
1 BP Unfiltered: Clayton Kershaw Should Have, Like, Three Walks Allowed This Year by Sam Miller
0 BP Daily Podcast: Effectively Wild Episode 905: The Pitch-Clock Countdown Edition by Ben Lindbergh and Sam Miller
1 BP Unfiltered: Leading From Behind by Rob Mains
0 BP Daily Podcast: Effectively Wild Episode 904: The Big Baseball Grab Bag by Ben Lindbergh and Sam Miller
0 BP Daily Podcast: Effectively Wild Episode 903: The Not-So-Surprising Standings by Ben Lindbergh and Sam Miller
0 BP Daily Podcast: Effectively Wild Episode 902: The Names to Know from Draft Day One by Ben Lindbergh and Sam Miller
0 BP Daily Podcast: Effectively Wild Episode 901: The Best Candidates for Weird Defense by Ben Lindbergh and Sam Miller
4 BP Announcements: Baseball Prospectus Night at Citi Field - July 9, 2016 by Baseball Prospectus
0 Flags Fly Forever Podcast: Ep. 94: Greg Wellemeyer by George Bissell and Greg Wellemeyer
0 BP Daily Podcast: Effectively Wild Episode 900: The Salvy Won't Save You Edition by Ben Lindbergh and Sam Miller
7 BP Unfiltered: You're the Ump! by Sam Miller
0 BP Daily Podcast: Effectively Wild Episode 899: The Padres' Points for Trying by Ben Lindbergh and Sam Miller
Ben and Sam banter about the Hall of Fame and Jon Lester, then discuss Chris Sale's jersey tantrum, Shelby Miller trade rumors, and the Cubs-Yankees Aroldis Chapman deal.
Ben and Sam talk to FanGraphs managing editor Dave Cameron about his probably-not-entirely-inaccurate predictions for the upcoming non-waiver trade deadline. More inner-workings of DRA 2016.
A few weeks ago, BP author
Rob Mains inquired about what he saw as a possible bias in Deserved Run Average ( ) values in favor of fly-ball pitchers, and against groundball pitchers. Specifically, he observed that ground-ball pitchers were doing worse in DRA, on average, than they were in Runs Allowed per 9 innings (RA9). DRA Read the full article... We're coming to Milwaukee on August 27th. Reserve your spot at the event today!
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invite you to join us for a great day of baseball on Saturday, August 27, 2016 at Miller Park. Thanks to the fine folks in the Brewers' front office, we are proud to be able to offer our guests the following: Milwaukee Brewers Read the full article...
George Bissell, Mike Gianella and Bret Sayre of Baseball Prospectus take a deep dive into current fantasy baseball topics.
Ben and Sam banter about Ben's new job at The Ringer, a distressing Jose Altuve video, and Clayton Kershaw, then answer listener emails about dugout pranks, contracts and the Hall of Fame, tattoos of players, how to manage managers, and more.
Ben and Sam banter about Joe DiMaggio's breath and Yan Gomes's sacrifice, then discuss the latest wrinkle in umpire-manager fights.
Ben and Sam banter about Rich Hill and the Jonny Gomes White House snub, then discuss the Twins' firing of GM Terry Ryan. When it comes to the standings on the first day of the second half, what you see is *mostly* what you get.
Last year, the Cardinals had the best record in baseball, 100-62. The Pirates were second best, 98-64. This year, at the All-Star break, the teams find themselves looking up—looking pretty far up, in fact; 7.0 games for St. Louis and 7.5 for Pittsburgh—at the Cubs. Worse, they’re currently fourth and fifth, respectively, in the race for the two National League Wild Card slots, 1.0 and 1.5 games, respectively, behind the Mets and Marlins for the last spot. It’s leading fans of the two teams to ask,
Are the Cubs really this good? and Are we really this bad? Cubs fans, by contrast, are looking at a team that was a ridiculous 39-15 record after play on June 10 but 14-20—third worst in the National League, tied for seventh worst in the majors—ever since.  Read the full article...
Ben and Sam talk to BP's Ben Carsley about the Drew Pomeranz trade, David Price and David Ortiz, the Bogaerts/Betts debate, and the impact of Theo Epstein and Ben Cherington on Boston's 2016 team.
Ben and Sam banter about the Sonoma Stompers and MLB payroll disparities, then try to outwit PECOTA in projecting hitters' second halves.
Ben and Sam banter about box scores and the All-Star Game, then answer listener emails about alien abductions, odd career arcs, Clayton Kershaw, and being above or below .500.