Top games of the (short) week: Sept. 25-28

Alas, the end of the regular season is upon us. Here are the top five most exciting games from the season’s (short) last week, as determined by Max Marchi’s methodology. date game stars 09-27 Reds @ Mets **** box score 09-28 Phillies @ Braves *** box score 09-25 Red Sox @ Yankees *** box score […]

Top games of the week: Sept. 18-24

Below are the top five most exciting games of the week. For an explanation of how they were determined to be the best, see this article by Max Marchi. date game stars 09-24 Rockies @ Astros *** box score 09-20 Nationals @ Phillies ** box score 09-20 Mariners @ Twins ** box score 09-23 Orioles […]

Top games of the week: Sept. 11-17

Here are the week’s top games, courtesy of Max Marchi’s methodology. date game stars 09-16 Astros @ Cubs ** box score 09-12 Marlins @ Braves ** box score 09-14 Yankees @ Mariners ** box score 09-16 Cardinals @ Phillies * box score 09-13 Padres @ Giants * box score This week didn’t quite match last […]

Top games of the week: Sept. 4-10

Below is a list of the five most exciting games played this week. You can read about how these games were determined to be the best in this article by Max Marchi. date game stars 09-04 Phillies @ Marlins **** box score 09-07 Orioles @ Yankees *** box score 09-10 Padres @ Diamondbacks ** box […]

Top games of the week: Aug. 28-Sept. 3

Here’s are the week’s five most exciting games as per Max Marchi’s methodology, which is outlined in this article. date game stars 08-28 Astros @ Giants *** box score 08-28 Nationals @ Reds *** box score 08-31 Athletics @ Indians *** box score 08-30 Royals @ Tigers ** box score 08-30 Blue Jays @ Orioles […]

Top games of the week: Aug. 21-27

Here are the five most exciting games from this week. For an explanation of how they were determined to be the best, see this article by Max Marchi. date game stars 08-21 Phillies @ Nationals ** box score 08-26 Nationals @ Reds * box score 08-21 Giants @ Astros * box score 08-22 Mariners @ […]

Top games of the week: Aug. 14-20

Listed below are the top five games of the week, as per Max Marchi’s methodology. date game stars 08-20 Dodgers @ Rockies *** box score 08-17 Twins @ Tigers *** box score 08-14 Pirates @ Brewers ** box score 08-20 Orioles @ Angels ** box score 08-16 Cardinals @ Pirates ** box score This week […]

Top games of the week: Aug. 7-13

Here are the week’s top games, and here is an explanation of how these games were determined to be the best. date game stars 08-09 Braves @ Marlins ** box score 08-12 Twins @ Indians ** box score 08-07 Athletics @ Rays * box score 08-07 Yankees @ Red Sox * box score 08-13 Royals […]

Top games of the week: July 31-Aug. 6

Below are the week’s most exciting games, courtesy of Max Marchi’s methodology. date game stars 08-05 Cardinals @ Marlins ** box score 08-04 Blue Jays @ Rays * box score 08-02 Cardinals @ Brewers * box score 08-06 Indians @ Rangers * box score 08-02 Marlins @ Mets * box score No game attained three […]

Top games of the week: July 24-30

Since Max Marchi will be out of town for a few weeks this summer, he’s asked me to help with his weekly “Top games of the week” column. Here’s a look at this week’s top games according to Max’s methodology, which can be found in this article. date game stars 07-25 Royals @ Red Sox […]

Bullpen reports have returned

Last year, Max Marchi rolled out something called Hardball Times Bullpen Usage Reports, which lay out the recent pitching usage of each major league team’s bullpen. It took us a little while to get the charts back up for 2011, but I’m happy to report that 2011 Bullpen Usage Reports are now live and updated […]