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Oracle Report: Secondary Average

Ray Flowers continues his look into sabermetrics by breaking down Secondary Average, a mark that speaks to the power of a batter.    read more...

BPA: A Measure Of Offensive Effectiveness

We're often too focused on fantasy numbers while trying to determine a player's value. In this piece we'll look beyond 5x5 values.    read more...

Around The Horn: June6, 2012

(1) Alex Avila headed to DL with hamstring injury. (2) Colby Rasmus blows up – can he be trusted? (3) Andy Pettitte dominating batters. Can it continue? (4) Carlos Quentin is Babe Ruth? (5) Huston Str   read more...

Quietly Making History

Seven. That’s the number of The Wonders of the World. It’s also the number Mickey Mantle wore on his back. There are seven days in a week. Seven also happens to be the number of men who have hit 600    read more...