Chris Jaffe spent this summer downloading over 80 categories of Baseball Reference‘s offensive splits for all teams from a half-century. Here are some of the most fun and interesting results.
It’s deja 1987 all over again
How a spending-averse owner wrecked a team for years.
A video breakdown of two prized prospects: Boston’s Clay Buchholz and the Yankees’ Ian Kennedy.
In this turbulent period, the two biggest-winning teams in modern history get there with very different levels of farm production, while a third franchise struggles mightily despite tremendous talent development.
A week of games between playoff contenders have cleared some of the waters as we enter the final month.
Come hang with Bubba, Duke and Boots. And Boomer, and Downtown. And—of course—Superjew!
It’s a forgotten story from one of the greatest pennant races ever. But in 1967, Jim Kaat had one of the greatest clutch stretches by any pitcher ever.
A look at race and hiring practices for managers in the last 20 years.
Eyewitness to baseball’s (temporary) demise
David looks at how players at different positions have hit throughout baseball history.
This is gonna take a while. A franchise that’s destined to break the record for consecutive losing seasons can’t be turned around in just a few measly paragraphs.
All-er-nuthin’, not just one way, not just two, but three full ways … that’s the trifecta!
The man. The myth. The legend. THT’s interview with the founder, owner, operator, & president for life of Baseball-Reference.
Wheeeee, that was a fun deadline
The best day a home run hitter ever had
What can we learn from the greats? Today, we do video breakdowns of Barry, the Babe, Hammerin’ Hank and A-Rod.
This week’s Baseball Injury Report asks the important questions.
Aaron Gleeman may be gone, but “Gleeman-length” recaps of the annual SABR convention remain a THT tradition.
Sometimes winning World Series (plural) isn’t enough.