Peter Gammons: Historic view of the state of the Dodgers

Earlier this week, Joe Sheehan looked at the nine teams that had .700 winning percentages. The two best, the 1906 Cubs (.763) and 1909 Pirates (.724) played more than a century ago, played a far different game, but helped make his point, because the .763 Cubs lost the World Series. In fact, four of the […]

Around the majors report: News report

Lee Sinins is the creator of the Complete Baseball Encyclopedia, the most powerful baseball encyclopedia on the market. 1) Nationals CF Denard Span had to leave yesterday’s game, due to a sore abdomen. YEAR AGE TRAA RCAA FRAA OBA SLG OPS OWP RC/G AVG HR RBI SB G TEAM 2013 29 8 -1 9 .327 […]

Around the majors report: News report

Lee Sinins is the creator of the Complete Baseball Encyclopedia, the most powerful baseball encyclopedia on the market. 1) The Angels traded RF Josh Hamilton and cash to the Rangers for a player to be named later or cash. The Angels will pay $68 out of the $80 million remaining on Hamilton’s contract. YEAR AGE […]

Coffee and Clippings: Make no mistake, Josh Hamilton made trade to Rangers happen

Evan Grant (@Evan_P_Grant) of the Dallas Morning News writes that Josh Hamilton made the trade to the Rangers happen more than anybody else… For 30 minutes Monday afternoon, smiling all the while, Josh Hamilton was often glib, sometimes self-effacing and occasionally even confrontational in discussing his return to the Rangers. Make what you will of […]

Around the majors report: Dodgers trade Dee Gordon & acquire Howie Kendrick (different trades)

Lee Sinins is the creator of the Complete Baseball Encyclopedia, the most powerful baseball encyclopedia on the market. All stats in the ATM reports are generated from the Complete Baseball Encyclopedia, unless explictly stated otherwise. FRAA, since 1950, comes from Baseball Prospectus. Lee can be followed on twitter @BaseballEncyclo. 1) The Dodgers traded 2B Dee […]

Don’t be surprised to see a lot of hits in Game 3

It’s Jeremy Guthrie versus Tim Hudson tonight and these two pitchers allowed a lot of hits in the 2014 regular season. Check out #11 and #21 on this list of pitchers who allowed the most hits Rk Player H Tm G GS IP BF AB 2B 3B BA OBP SLG OPS 1 David Price 230 […]

Stats report: Orioles HR feats

Lee Sinins is the creator of the Complete Baseball Encyclopedia, the most powerful baseball encyclopedia on the market. All stats in the ATM reports are generated from the Complete Baseball Encyclopedia, unless explictly stated otherwise. FRAA, since 1950, comes from Baseball Prospectus. Lee can be followed on twitter @BaseballEncyclo. 1) Yesterday, Orioles DH Nelson Cruz […]

Game recaps: Angels clinch the division title

Lee Sinins is the creator of the Complete Baseball Encyclopedia, the most powerful baseball encyclopedia on the market. All stats in the ATM reports are generated from the Complete Baseball Encyclopedia, unless explictly stated otherwise. FRAA, since 1950, comes from Baseball Prospectus. Lee can be followed on twitter @BaseballEncyclo. 1) ANGELS 5, MARINERS 0 1 […]

Game recaps: Adam Wainwright has a good start

Lee Sinins is the creator of the Complete Baseball Encyclopedia, the most powerful baseball encyclopedia on the market. All stats in the ATM reports are generated from the Complete Baseball Encyclopedia, unless explictly stated otherwise. FRAA, since 1950, comes from Baseball Prospectus. Lee can be followed on twitter @BaseballEncyclo. 1) CARDINALS 5, ROCKIES 1 1 […]

Game recaps: Miguel Cabrera moves up on the HR list

Lee Sinins is the creator of the Complete Baseball Encyclopedia, the most powerful baseball encyclopedia on the market. All stats in the ATM reports are generated from the Complete Baseball Encyclopedia, unless explictly stated otherwise. FRAA, since 1950, comes from Baseball Prospectus. Lee can be followed on twitter @BaseballEncyclo. 1) GIANTS 5, TIGERS 4 1 […]