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Edgar for Pres

  • joined Mar 26, 2008
  • last login Mar 27, 2013
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WPA and Pitch Counts

I think everybody around here loves WPA and Jeff’s graphs and maybe even Fangraphs’ live versions.  They are fun, interesting, and WPA is actually a decent stat at the end of the season to look at.R...

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Inherited Runners And ERA

First off, to get to the point I’m proposing a new baseball statistic that I think would improve ERA while keeping the character of the stat.  I've already talked about this some but I'm interested...

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Simulations From Our Projections

So I couldn’t help but play around a little with all the numbers that were in the projections we all did.  I did a simulation of the season using excel to generate many trials.I wanted to use the...

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Backup Catcher Battle

So I just want to see what everybody thinks is going to happen with this.  Backup catcher really doesn't matter much but we might as all try to get the best player possible in every position...

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Minors Checkup

Thought I'd just make a little spot to talk about prospects people usually don't talk about.I'll try to start it off by giving an update on Jose De La Cruz who we got by trading Marcos Carvajal.F...

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Top 3 In Review

This shows the results from all the projections I did the Top 3 for.  A 1 represents a gold medal.  2 is a silver and 3 is a bronze.  I did not do every projection because in some cases we did not...

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FA Roundup

C - Kenji Johjima    (5.2 Mil) C -  Rene Rivera    (0.4 Mil) 1B – Richie Sexson   (14 Mil) 2B - Jose Lopez    (0.4 Mil) SS - Yuniesky Betancourt    (0.4 Mil) 3B - Adrian Beltre    (13 Mil) LF/DH - ...

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Mike Morse Discussion

He’s one of those guys nobody really hates.  He hasn’t done anything yet to show that he is a bad ballplayer yet is dismissed as not having the stuff to play everyday.  He’s too slow and...

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Frank Thomas Putting a Big Hurt on the A's Budget

Frank Thomas and the A's"They've offered two years, but we're still a long way away," Thomas told The Associated Press on Friday after the A's swept the Minnesota Twins to reach the AL Championship...

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2007 FA Market For M's

I thought I’d do a little FA review after this season.  I know its early and there is going to a bunch of stuff between now and the offseason going on but hey I'm trying to look ahead to better...

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When is Hargrove's Day

In the spirit of the article below and the shitty weekend of baseball I give you a poll.http://www.thenewstribune.com/sports/mariners/story/5774919p-5162922c.htmlRandom facts of the Day: C.L. Winek...

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Turns out its still worth it to pitch to Pujols

By using the RC formula:RC = 0.46*1B + 0.75*2B + 1.03*3B + 1.4*HR + 0.3*BB + 0.19*SB - 0.44*CS - 0.27*OutPujols is averaging RC/PA = 0.146 so far this season.  If he was intentionally walked every...

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Mailbag Gold

Ok I saw this and thought I'd throw it up as a perfect example of Bloomquist worshipers.---Why is it that Willie Bloomquist continues to be a utility player? He's is one of the best defenders and...

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JJ Putz

I don't know if anybody saw this:Reliever J.J. Putz said he's thrown almost exclusively two-seamers this season, but he has the rare advantage of throwing his two-seamer harder than his...

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Depth Chart?

I saw this on the Mariners Web Site and I'm not sure where the heck they got this info from.  http://seattle.mariners.mlb.com/NASApp/mlb/team/depth_chart/index.jsp?c_id=seaIt says its updated March...

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Statistics and under/overperforming teams

Ok, I was thinking about this stuff for some reason and needed to type it out to think it through.  This doesn’t really have anything to do with the Mariners per say but is kinda related to record...

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Runs Estimators Discussion

There is a very interesting article on Hardball Times website about Runs Estimators.  It might help fill that statistics craving you have had and you might just learn something.  h...

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Trade Deadline predictions

Ok it may be spring but I thought this might be a little interesting.  The fan inside of me is hopeful for the upcoming season and I hope that we can be in contention in the division but the...

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DIY Sabermetrics

Ok, I started playing with some stats and thought I might as well put some of it up here.  It all started when I downloaded some stats from http://baseball1.com/.  I got a bunch of spreadsheets to...

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Hitting Batters: Good, Bad, or Ugly

Ok, I know I'm going to get some pretty harsh comments for this but I think there is a place for hitting batters in baseball.  I'm not talking about hitting guys in the head or the knees or trying...

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Molina Better/Worse than Johima

Just to start off this post, I think that Kenji Johjima was a good pickup.  The reason why I'm posting this is that it sounds like we could have signed Bengie Molina for a one year deal for about...

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How Steals affect OPS

I was just doing some stat trawling tonight and started thinking about how valuable steals actually are.  Steals effectively move a single to a double and move that man into scoring position.  They...

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And now the Really dead period begins

So we have basically opened our presents of the baseball season and found that our parents gave us a Red Ryder BB gun (Johima), our stocking was full of socks (Lawton), an aunt gave us a knit...

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Another Pavano Update

ESPN RUMOR MILL Dec 13 - According to The New York Post, the Yankees plan to keep Carl Pavano -- for now. The Mariners are believed to have interest in Pavano, who signed a four-year deal for just...

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Wondering about next year's roster

I was just trying to gather what people think will happen to some of our players.  Let me know if you think any of the below is wrong.Meche will probably get resigned and thrown into the bullpen....

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Wishlist of Hitters

I basically acumulated this data to compare the FA and possible pickups that would improve our offense.  It was an interesting project to work on  while watching some blowout college football games...

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Strange Rumor

I was looking on ESPN and saw this under their rumor section.  ------ Nomar in the outfield? Nov 18 - The Orioles are talking to Arn Tellem, the agent for Nomar Garciaparra, but are only interested...

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ESPN = Stupid

I don't know how many people can be ESPN insider but they have a ranking of the best FA and predictions of where they will go.  I have a friend who saved his password on my computer.h...

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List of Free Agents

Outfielders 1 Johnny Damon 2 Brian Giles 3 Preston Wilson 4 Jacque Jones 5 Juan Encarnacion 6 Jose Cruz Jr. 7 Jay PaytonDH 1 Nomar Garciaparra 2 Juan Gonzalez 4 Frank Thomas (probably won't be...

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Developing Pitching from within?

All of this talk about going out and getting 2 of the top starting pitchers is just talk.  We aren't the only team that needs SP really bad.  Lets say that there are 10 teams going for 5 pitchers....

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