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  • Posted 04/12/2014 10:26:56 EDT

    In response to jidgef's comment: [QUOTE] Good pitching and three-run homers is a great recipe for wins! Put Earl Weaver in the hall-of-fame. [/QUOTE] Earl Weaver managed B-more for 14.5 years SS  Mark more »

  • Posted 04/10/2014 06:22:23 EDT

    It's all about value, who cares how you get it!

    SS WAR 2012 to now:

    1. Desmond   10

    2. Hanley     8.3

    3. Andrus     7

    4. Lowrie    6.5

    5. Rollins    6.4


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  • Posted 04/05/2014 03:17:27 EDT

    Teix out, Drew in, Sox get pick!  I doubt it will happen, but I'd be thrilled.

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  • Posted 04/02/2014 07:10:14 EDT

    second-half 6.08 ERA last season he hit 90 or 91 mph 15x ( topping out at 91mph ) yesterday he has been amazingly durable, and a great signing even if he is a fifth starter from here on out my guess i more »

  • Posted 04/01/2014 09:09:35 EDT

    In response to ADG's comment: From 1-5, the Red Sox arguably have one of the worst outfields in baseball. From 1 to 5: Victorino Sizemore Nava Carp JBJ That is awful. Agree? Where are the HR's coming more »

  • Posted 03/23/2014 04:09:45 EDT

    Hey Sonic. Can Pike come along if he brings Selma?  Think Dawn from Dusk or whatever movie that great scene was in.   I'm off back to Ncl, but I attend seminars in the City now and then and I'm on my more »

  • Posted 03/21/2014 07:16:19 EDT

    In response to SonicsMonksLyresVicars' comment: [/QUOTE] So now I'm the Frazier Crane of the BDC?  I am not an elitist, that's absurd.  I like punk rock, books and baseball.  I don't own a tv or go to more »

  • Posted 03/20/2014 10:21:04 EDT

    In response to youkillus' comment: Let's rename this thread, "Pike Misreads Forum". From his epic end of the forum picketing, his recreation of Paul Revere's "The Yankee Fans are Coming!!" to his Told more »

  • Posted 03/06/2014 07:08:59 EST

    In response to JoseLaguna's comment:   How true that fielding metrics are still crude. The metrics a few years ago said that Ellsbury was an average outfielder. Others in the forum were totally convin more »

  • Posted 02/23/2014 06:11:09 EST

    You shouldn't judge a book by the cover, but why doesn't this tidbit about Clay (below) surprise me. IMO fans know about 1% of what is really the case (myself included), that being said.  Jesus Monter more »

  • Posted 02/13/2014 06:23:51 EST

    Bill James take a bow for 2004, 2007, and 2013! posted at 12/6/2013 4:04 PM EST   James urged Theo to sign Ortiz in 2002 and not to sign Crawford (Ben C and Tippert pushed for Carl). Tippett and James more »

  • Posted 01/15/2014 03:37:11 EST

    In 4 decades, I have never heard about unearned runs in relation to a pitcher's skill.  This article convinced me that it is important. more »

  • Posted 01/12/2014 07:44:13 EST

    "I spoke to Shaughnessy recently about the steroid issue. "I've never been an investigative reporter," he said. "I'm not really interested in that. It's not what I got into this for." Grantland via Za more »

  • Posted 01/08/2014 06:09:02 EST

    In response to moonslav59's comment: [QUOTE] I have to admit, it really irked me bigtime when he came to ST out of shape his first year he had his big chance. Maybe I overreacted on making judgements more »

  • Posted 01/07/2014 02:01:43 EST

    In response to ampoule's comment: Well, we're lucky enough to be geographically born in the best country in the world where people can voice their opinions or travel without fear.  So, it wouldn't sur more »

  • Posted 01/06/2014 05:35:25 EST

    10. Jimfromfla- Started a church worshipping John Henry, (only member). 9. Hammah-Half "you can't handle the truth" - half Gomer Pyle. 8. Moonslav- Never saw a Softy post he didn't respond to, with 6 more »

  • Posted 01/03/2014 02:05:44 EST

    In response to moonslav59's comment: I know you never said he'd be an allstar, but I think you expected better offense than .244/.306/.455/.761  (his road splits). You were very high on Reddick. Yes, more »

  • Forum Post: Levine/ARod emails

    Posted 12/31/2013 02:00:16 EST

    is poster Zac, Levine? :) r u sure he isn't? May 11, 2011 The Yankees lose to the Royals 4-3; Rodriguez, batting cleanup, collects just one h more »

  • Posted 12/23/2013 04:22:33 EST

    Yes, Edgar does belong, but what is missing from this article is the post season numbers...       Ortiz  Martinez PA   357  148 BA   .295 .266 OBP .402 .365 SLG .553 .508 OPS .962 .873 HR     17       more »

  • Posted 12/22/2013 07:33:10 EST

    In response to moonslav59's comment: [QUOTE]  He is the best DH to ever play the position. If a DH does not belong in the HOF, then what's the point in having one at all? [/QUOTE]  "it's hard for anyo more »

  • Forum Post: Yankees in Decline

    Posted 12/20/2013 08:49:03 EST

    In response to BostonTrollSpanker's comment: [QUOTE] To claim the Yanks are in decline is to be in a state of ignorance about the economics of baseball. Yes, losing Rivera and Pettite I would add, wil more »

  • Posted 12/18/2013 06:46:26 EST

    In response to kimsaysthis' comment: [QUOTE] In response to BostonTrollSpanker's comment: [QUOTE] "(I agree, with the exception of the last contract on Napoli. As good a deal as the one year deal was, more »

  • Posted 12/17/2013 03:47:42 EST

    Who told me last offseason that Drew getting a QO was a pipe dream?   Sox ra more »

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