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JPinPhilly
3/05
Is lineup protection really a "myth" or is it something that is just accepted in the sabermetric community? I see/hear people rattle this one off all of the time but has there been any kind of really strong analysis? I did a quick (very quick) search and the first thing that popped up was Tom Tango's article here.

http://www.baseballprospectus.com/article.php?articleid=14010

moonlightj
3/05
Tango's work was mentioned in the piece that I wrote. Lineup protection, or lack there of, leads to more walks and more strikeouts, but has no effect on batted balls in play.