Archive for October 26th, 2009

  • Was Joe Maddon The Worst Manager In Baseball This Season?

    Was Joe Maddon The Worst Manager In Baseball This Season?

    October 26, 2009 at 9:30 am 26 comments

    Measuring the impact of a manager on a Major League Baseball team is a difficult thing to do at best. The closest approximation we can come up with is to compare the number of games a team wins to the number of games the team should have won. Using Fangraphs […]

     
  • One Year Ago On Rays Index

    October 26, 2009 at 9:00 am 0 comments

    One year ago on Rays Index we wrote about Dioner Navarro’s golden brainfart that swung the momentum of the World Series in the Phillies’ favor. Rays Blow Golden Opportunity On Navarro’s Brain Fart [Rays Index]

     
  • [THE HANGOVER] The One Where We Discuss Global Marketing, SuperLongo And Being Better Without Pat

    October 26, 2009 at 6:49 am 2 comments

    Hey Stu, does this sound familiar? Fulham Football Club has struck a marketing deal with the sister company of the Boston Red Sox baseball franchise, in one of the more unusual pairings between an English and American sports team. While the deal is mainly based on a marketing and promotion […]