Archive for July 16th, 2002

Once there was a bearded young dude with long “hippie” hair that reached to his shoulders, who hung out with street people and “easy” chicks…the dropouts of society. Even as a kid he was “different,” and in later life he was shunned by the Establishment types because of his weird clothes and working-class background. But […]

Aaron Haspel | Posted July 16, 2002 @ 11:11 PM | General

Read Part 1. Five things I learned about fielding in baseball from reading Bill James’s new book Win Shares: 1. Defensive efficiency, the percentage of balls put into play that is turned into outs, defined, if we ignore the small peripherals, as total outs minus strikeouts divided by the total number of balls in play, […]

Aaron Haspel | Posted July 16, 2002 @ 10:23 AM | Baseball