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The Mets' Terry Collins gets another long-awaited opportunity to manage at 61, along with other news and notes from around the major leagues.

Terry Collins understands he has a public perception problem. The new Mets manager is portrayed as somewhat of a madman because of the way he left his last managerial job more than a decade ago, resigning from the Angels late in the 1999 season not long after signing a two-year contract extension because of clubhouse unrest that bordered on mutiny.

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January 26, 2010 12:12 pm

You Could Look It Up: The Statheads vs. Blondy Ryan


Steven Goldman

Lighting up reaction reliant on straw men with a handy historical example.

Last week, the normally excellent LoHud Yankees Blog had an entry by a guest columnist named Yair Rosenberg. Rosenberg's topic is a sadly typical one, "the tendency of statistical measures to unintentionally obscure the human side of baseball." He proceeds to set up a straw man that he can knock down:

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Two, two, two bags in one! How do managers employ this high-reward tactic?

--Cubs manager Lou Piniella showing his affection for the double steal

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July 24, 1998 12:00 am

PAP Scores Revisited


Rany Jazayerli

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