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January 22, 2013

BP Unfiltered: Arguably the Worst Bunt Call Ever Called

by Sam Miller

In 1999, Terry Francona ordered Doug Glanville to bunt. Here's why it made little sense.

BP Daily Podcast: Effectively Wild Episode 123: How Far Away Are the Astros?/The MLBPA is Mad at the Marlins/Is A-Rod's Surgery Suspicious?/The Future of Baseball on the Radio

by Ben Lindbergh and Sam Miller

Ben and Sam discuss an assortment of topics, including the Astros' outlook for 2013 and beyond, Alex Rodriguez's long-awaited surgery, the Marlins and the MLBPA, and whether baseball broadcasts on the radio will survive.

January 21, 2013

Premium Article Pebble Hunting: The Year in Pitchers Not Getting Focal Dystonia

by Sam Miller

What happened when pitchers temporarily forgot how to throw strikes last season?

January 20, 2013

BP Unfiltered: Nine Frank Robinsons

by Sam Miller

Fielding a lineup with nine Frank Robinsons.

January 18, 2013

Pebble Hunting: Baseball's Greatest Hoax

by Sam Miller

How Mark Reynolds fooled us all.

BP Daily Podcast: Effectively Wild Episode 122: PECOTA Projects Elite Draft Picks from the Past/Should Scouts Fear FIELDf/x?

by Ben Lindbergh and Sam Miller

Ben and Sam discuss PECOTA's projections for top draft picks from 2007 and talk about whether FIELDf/x and comparable technologies will ever pose a threat to scouts.

January 17, 2013

BP Daily Podcast: Effectively Wild Episode 121: The Three-Way Trade and the Mariners' Quest for a Big Bat

by Ben Lindbergh and Sam Miller

Ben and Sam discuss the three-way trade between the Mariners, A's, and Nationals and talk about whether Seattle was too fixated on adding power this offseason.

January 16, 2013

Pebble Hunting: The Month for Drawing Interest

by Sam Miller

Art washes away from the soul the dust of everyday life.

BP Daily Podcast: Effectively Wild Episode 120: Quantifying PED Effects/Best Farm Systems in Baseball/Roleplaying Trade Talks

by Ben Lindbergh and Sam Miller

Ben and Sam answer listener emails about how much steroids help, the best farm systems in baseball, and how they'd try to negotiate a hypothetical trade.

January 15, 2013

BP Daily Podcast: Effectively Wild Episode 119: Chris Sale's Scary Mechanics/The Tigers and Justin Upton/AL Breakout Players/Trading Ryan Braun/Edwin Encarnacion's Future

by Ben Lindbergh and Sam Miller

Ben and Sam answer several questions submitted but not answered during Ben's Monday chat.

January 14, 2013

Premium Article Pebble Hunting: The Probably Pointless Pitchout

by Sam Miller

Most pitchouts aren't very effective. Maybe managers should stop calling for them.

BP Daily Podcast: Effectively Wild Episode 118: All About Pitchouts!

by Ben Lindbergh and Sam Miller

Ben and Sam discuss TV shows, the lack of things to talk about, and some interesting findings about pitchouts.

January 11, 2013

BP Daily Podcast: Effectively Wild Episode 117: Justin Upton Update: Still Not Traded

by Ben Lindbergh and Sam Miller

Ben and Sam discuss the rejected trade that would have made Justin Upton a Mariner.

January 10, 2013

Premium Article Pebble Hunting: When the Teams That Don't Have Hall of Famers Yet Will Have Hall of Famers

by Sam Miller

This year's election results didn't bring us any closer to having an inductee for every team. When will the Hall of Fame complete the set?

BP Daily Podcast: Effectively Wild Episode 116: Has the Sabermetric Movement Helped or Hurt Jack Morris?

by Ben Lindbergh and Sam Miller

Ben and Sam try to figure out whether the sabermetric movement has helped keep Jack Morris out of the Hall of Fame or given him a better chance to get in.

January 9, 2013

BP Daily Podcast: Effectively Wild Episode 115: The Alternate-History Hall of Fame/Are NL Teams Stockpiling Position Players for Interleague Play?/Is 162 Games Too Many?/Preserving Parity

by Ben Lindbergh and Sam Miller

Ben and Sam answer listener emails about the Hall of Fame, preparing for interleague play, the 162-game schedule, and methods of preserving parity.

January 8, 2013

BP Daily Podcast: Effectively Wild Episode 114: The One Where We Talk About the Hall of Fame

by Ben Lindbergh and Sam Miller

Ben and Sam discuss the Hall of Fame voting and what their own ballots would look like.

January 7, 2013

Premium Article Pebble Hunting: Adventures in Intentional Balls

by Sam Miller

The intentional balls from 2012 that made throwing intentional balls look like a difficult thing to do.

BP Daily Podcast: Effectively Wild Episode 113: Three Trade Rumors We Read This Weekend

by Ben Lindbergh and Sam Miller

Ben and Sam break down three trade rumors that surfaced over the weekend.

January 4, 2013

Pebble Hunting: The Saddest Age-27 Seasons of 2012

by Sam Miller

Age 27 is often thought of as the time when players peak, but sometimes it's just the opposite.

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