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Father Time in Baseball: Age Curve Equals Parabolas for All types of Players


The talk I hear most often in regards to players, most recently from fans, is: “He’s 30. He no longer worth the long-term investment going forward.” It perplexes me how jaded some have become about 30-year old players. The march … Continue reading

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Moniker: No More Mr. Nice Guy, Nice Guys Finish Last


In the link above, Mr. William Safire’s Dictonary had a few wholes in it. He referenced the idea that last place was 7th in the 1940s. But aside from that, he was referencing politics. “Mr. Nice Guy” could be an … Continue reading

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