A look at baserunning outliers in continuing anticipation of the release of the PECOTA spreadsheets.
Other people’s players and two different types of rankings.
An unrecognized pitcher, an overused pitcher, and Larry.
Brad Lidge and game theory, the odd HBP/World Cup connection, and what’s up with Rich Harden.
Making the call at first base, George Will’s theory of labor, and Popper in sabermetrics.
Mapping baseball websites, bad blackouts, and the battle cry of John Jaso.
Great broadcasters, reliever leverage, and Jeff Francoeur’s strike zone.
Randomness, probability, and the frustrating search for consistency.