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  • MVP! MVP! MVP! Marc Topkin Once Again Stirs The Pot

    March 19, 2009 at 9:00 am 12 comments

    The local basbeall writers took a lot of heat when Jason Bartlett was voted the team MVP last season (we actually kinda supported the idea). And Marc Topkin took a lot of grief when he wrote Jason Bartlett’s name on his AL MVP ballot as the fifth most valuable American […]

     
  • [THE HANGOVER] Rays May Have Helped Red Sox Save Money

    [THE HANGOVER] Rays May Have Helped Red Sox Save Money

    January 13, 2009 at 11:30 am 1 comment

    It was 41 years ago today that Johnny Cash performed live at Folsom Prison. So the iPod will be all Johnny Cash, all day. But if listening to too much Johnny Cash seems depressing, worry not. Today is also Rubber Duckie’s Birthday! Too much information? DEVIL DOGS WEBTOPIA… Rob Neyer […]

     
  • [JASON BARTLETT] More On Jason Bartlett’s Defensive Decline In ’08

    [JASON BARTLETT] More On Jason Bartlett’s Defensive Decline In ’08

    January 11, 2009 at 3:00 pm 0 comments

    Back in December, we addressed questions raised over Jason Bartlett’s sudden decline in defensive performance in 2008. At the time we speculated that in addition to the two injuries he played through during the season, playing with a gold glove-caliber third baseman may have directly impacted Bartlett’s numbers. Using Baseball […]

     
  • [LOOKIN’ FOR GLOVE] Possible Explanantion For Bartlett’s Defensive Decline In 2008

    [LOOKIN’ FOR GLOVE] Possible Explanantion For Bartlett’s Defensive Decline In 2008

    December 5, 2008 at 3:42 pm 21 comments

    Earlier today Drays Bay compared Jason Bartlett’s 2008 defensive metrics to previous years and wondered why he was “not as good as perceived” prior to the season. Essentially every metric that had a crush on Bartlett prior to 2008 gave him the cold shoulder. That’s bad, namely because those same […]