Category Archive: Other

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Babb: Here's how sports fans are coping with no games

From Kent Babb at the Washington Post on March 19, 2020, with…

Dodd: Babe Ruth, an influenza outbreak and a forgotten baseball writer

From Rustin Dodd at The Athletic on March 20, 2020:One summer…

Hochman: A look at Frank Saucier, who was pinch-hit for by Eddie Gaedel

From Benjamin Hochman at the St. Louis Post-Dispatch on March…

McCague: Flattening the curve while baseball goes dark

From Allison McCague at Baseball Prospectus on on March 23, 2020:On…

Arthur: The next frontier in baseball data Is biomechanics

From SABR member Rob Arthur at Baseball Prospectus on March 20,…

Edwards: What might 2019 have looked like with a shortened season?

From Craig Edwards at FanGraphs on March 19, 2020:MLB appears…

Rowley: Saturday in the park, at the Boras Classic

From SABR member Meg Rowley at FanGraphs on March 19, 2020:Moms…

Jaffe: JAWS and the Baseball-Reference WAR update

From SABR member Jay Jaffe at FanGraphs on March 18, 2020:Poor…

Laurila: A conversation with former Red Sox and Angels outfielder Rick Miller

From SABR member David Laurila at FanGraphs on March 18, 2020:Rick…

Gawlowski: COVID-19 adds obstacles for minor-league players

From Brendan Gawlowski at FanGraphs on March 17, 2020:Last Wednesday…

Jackson: 1942 AL All-Stars do double duty

From SABR member Frank Jackson at The Hardball Times on March…

Markusen: Ted Simmons and the bizarre brawl

From SABR member Bruce Markusen at The Hardball Times on March…

McDaniel: Un-Opening Day

From Rachael McDaniel at The Hardball Times on March 13, 2020:As…

Nolan: Fort Wayne's black baseball history

From John Nolan at MiLB.com on March 19, 2020, with mention of…

Guerrieri: The many megaprojects of Sunnyside Yard

From SABR member Vince Guerrieri at CityLab on March 16, 2020:On…

Margalus: Scarcity is suddenly baseball’s problem, and maybe opportunity

From SABR member Jim Margalus at Sox Machine on March 16, 2020:In…

Kagan: There’s lots of physics to do now that Hawk-Eye is up and running

From SABR member David Kagan at The Hardball Times on March 16,…

Epstein: MLB’s Decision to not pay employees will prove disastrous

From Daniel R. Epstein at Baseball Prospectus on March 17, 2020:Who…

Goldman: When the lights go on again (all over the world)

From SABR member Steven Goldman at Baseball Prospectus on March…

Miller: A conversation with Baseball Hall of Fame executive John Schuerholz

From Glenn Miller at Florida Weekly on March 18, 2020:Baseball…

Shea: Pandemic is a threat for independent baseball leagues where margins are thinnest

From Bill Shea at The Athletic on March 18, 2020:Suburban Detroit…

Mains: 100,000 leagues under the PECOTA

From SABR member Rob Mains at Baseball Prospectus on March 19,…

Clair: Dick Groat could have been another 2-sport star until Branch Rickey intervened

From SABR member Michael Clair at MLB.com on March 19, 2020:He…

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