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Forbidden Loves: Right Player, Wrong Uniform.

February 14, 20201 Comment

“How can you not be Romantic About Baseball?” – Brad Pitt, Moneyball Ah yes, Valentines Day. Love is in the air, flowers are being distributed, and bad movies are being paraded everywhere. Most importantly, though, pitchers and catchers have reported to camp, ready to begin the epic journey towards baseball’s ultimate prize, the World Series. […]

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The World Series WAR Machine

January 28, 2020No Comments

Using Team WAR, we look at some interesting potential World Series matchups over the past three decades.

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Welcome To The Show: The Curious Case of Jason Heyward (so far)

June 11, 2018No Comments

It was a sunny day on April the 5th, 2010.  The Atlanta Braves were set to take on the Chicago Cubs at Turner Field, and the stands were buzzing.  All eyes were on right field, where a lanky 20 year old rookie was starting in his very first big league game.  This kid was different, […]

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