Archive for June,2016

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Donaldson, Bradley pace June BABS leaders

Nearly halfway through the season and we are seeing many players' performances settle down to the levels we had expected in the pre-season.

A reminder about how to use the chart:

Batters and pitchers, individually, are ranked by skill, regardless of playing time. In this way, you can identify the...

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18 APRIL 2010: Oakland Athletics pitcher Chad Gaudin #57 pitches in relief as the Orioles beat the A's 8-3 at the Oakland-Alameda Coliseum in Oakland, California ***FOR EDITORIAL USE ONLY****

Why I hate FAAB

This article was originally published at BaseballHQ.com on June 10, 2005. My opinion has not changed.

Sometimes I can't believe the things we accept about this game.

One of the great allures of playing fantasy -- you might even call it the foundation of the game -- is the sense...

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July 09 2010:  Tampa Bay Rays' Carl Crawford against the Cleveland Indians at Tropicana Field in St. Petersburg, Fla.

How to Make Enemies and Influence Pennant Races, part 1

The following column, condensed from its original version, was published at BaseballHQ.com in two parts, on June 12 and June 19, 2009. I usually don’t like to dredge up dirty laundry from the past, but… um, heck, who am I kidding? I love to dredge up laundry, wallow in the...

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The Mega-Challenge Trade

A version of this article was previously published at ESPN.com.

In a recent ESPN piece, I wrote about how I was dealing with my under-performing pitching staff. One idea I offered was trying to trade my bad eggs for someone else's equally bad eggs. Maybe a "change of...

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