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Cornutt

  • joined Jan 03, 2011
  • last login Aug 30, 2014
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If the Braves have to change their name...

Let's have a thread here on what you'd like to see if the Braves are forced to change their name. Let's please not get into the politics of that... it's already been discussed on other threads....

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Late June Rosterbation

"... and we knew it was over when the sound man said, I wish we were still in June..." So of the three holes we had in our offense, we fixed one by installing Tommy LaStella at 2B. Next...

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Rules Roundup: Baserunner Interference

There was an interesting play in the Blue Jays-Yankees game last night. Toronto was batting in the bottom of the 4th with Edwin Encarnacion on first and none out. The batter Dioner Navarro hit a...

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Ranking the NL East, by position: Shortstop

Here's the third installment of my series ranking the NL East teams on a position-by-position basis. Today we'll look at shortstops. Again, the numbers in parenthesis are the previous ...

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Ranking the NL East by position: Second Base

Here's the second installment of my series ranking the NL East teams on a position-by-position basis. Today we'll look at the division's second basemen. As a reminder, the numbers in parenthesis...

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Ranking the NL East, by position: First Base

I'm starting a short series of posts in which I'll briefly rank each of the NL East teams on a position-by-position basis. I'm going to be mostly using stuff from Fangraphs in doing this. It...

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Roster moves coming up

If I'm not mistaken, the Braves have to make decisions on the following roster moves today: * Reinstate to the 40-man roster, or DFA, the following players who ended the season on the 60-day DL:...

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Mid-September listless rosterbation

So we're in that part of the season that's kind of a holding patter. Only a few teams are playing games that still mean anything in terms of this season's outcome; some teams are getting...

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Baseball Roster Rules

In the game threads recently, there have been a lot of questions about baseball's roster rules. I figured this was a good time to write a post that outlines the basic rules. Baseball's roster...

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Pitching More Than Nine Innings

As we all know, in the past starters used to routinely go much deeper into games than they do today. I've been playing with the play finder on Baseball Reference this weekend to find starts in...

Warren Span's personal memorbilia up for auction

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Including his 1957 Cy Young award, and his Hall of Fame ring.

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Defining the Steroids Era

I've been looking over some home run stats and trying to relate these to the Steroids Era of baseball. I've got several motivations for doing this, which I'll talk about at the end of this...

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Most total bases in a game without hitting a home run

This afternoon, at work, I was casually watching the live box score for the Reds-Mets game on Yahoo Sports. In the seventh inning, Rick Ankiel hit a run-scoring triple. That was amazing enough --...

All games free on MLB.TV today

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Watch some baseball! All games, except for the ESPN games, are free on MLB.TV today.

Rick Camp dies

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RIck was a sinkerball pitcher who spent time as both starter and reliever. I didn't know any of the stuff about the lobbying until I read it in this article.

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Braves records review

It's about time for a new season, and it's a good time to have a look over the Braves' record book. As you might suspect, Chipper Jones left his mark on the Braves team records, and his retirement...

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Chain of Braves

Here's a little game for those long, boring nights with no baseball: Make a chain of Braves players, from the beginnings of the franchise in 1871 to the present. The rules: Each player has to have...

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Random Days in Braves' History

This is something I'm going to do for fun over the winter: go to Retrosheet, pick a random year and day, find the Braves' box score for that day, and summarize the game. I'll also note if anything...

Matt Bush sentenced to 3 years

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Former number 1 draft pick sentenced to 3 years, on top of time already served, on DUI hit-and-run charge

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Happy Trails, Part 2

Updated as of Sunday, 30 September.

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Payroll Situation for NL East Opponents in 2013 -- New York Mets

Mets' payroll situation for 2013

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Payroll Situation for NL East Opponents in 2013 -- Miami Marlins

A look at the Marlins' payroll situation for 2013.

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Dog Days Rosterbation

It's the dog days of summer. The non-waiver trade deadline has passed; the contenders and pretenders are pretty well sorted out. The Marlins have collapsed as we expected; the Nats are in first...

Tonight, August 2nd...

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Marlins-Braves is the MLB.TV Free Game of the Day. If you've wanted to check out online streaming of MLB, tonight's your chance.

This sums up how the summer has gone for the Dodgers

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An inattentive pitcher, a wild pitch, a blown call, and a failure to cover the plate, all in one play...

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Mike Minor in 2012

I was reading through some of the material on Fangraphs that explains the Pitch/FX charts, and in one of them, they picked Mike Minor to use as an example. A comment in the article, written last...

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New Free Agent Compensation System

The new free agent compensation system kicks in after the 2012 season. How will it impact the Braves and the NL East?

Box score oddity from yesterday: Rangers-Tigers

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Check out the runs column on the Rangers' side.

JJ says his problem is psychological

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JJ says he can't convince himself that his knee is fine, and it's effecting his mechanics and his concentration on the mound.

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