John looks at the history of hitting to the opposite field. Are hitters using the opposite field more now than in the past?
Many of you probably know that Red Sox pitcher Curt Schilling has started writing his own blog. It offers some fascinating insight on pitching, for example, this is from yesterday’s recap of his opening day start in Kansas City: I then throw Pena 5 FBs, and walk him on a 3-1 count. None of the […]
Thoughts on the Mets winning another division title in 2007. Or not.
John Walsh tells us which batters would benefit most from a move to Fenway Park.
The best and worst outfield arms of 2006.
A look at who benefits from the Green Monster and who doesn’t.
The American League is becoming the premier league in MLB. Not only for its hitters, but it turns out AL pitchers are superior as well.
A look back at the Soriano-Wilkerson trade.
John looks at some pretty good performances in 2006, some you might not have heard much about.
A look at Chien-Ming Wang and what the future might hold for him.
Ruminations on a World Series off day.
A look at the changes in baseball at altitude in 2006.
A look at the essence of Jeff Francoeur, wherein we try to ascertain what his future holds.
John has a look at the much-maligned Run-Batted-In.
A look at where the Mets have been in 2006 and where they are going
A sort of baseball Q & A, with some other stuff thrown in.
John borrows an idea from Bill James and has a look at the best and worst percentage players in the game.
Strange and unusual happenings in the world of baseball.
John has a look at small ball offenses in 2005. Which teams were playing small ball and which weren’t?
Where have all the triples gone?