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FranklinScott

  • joined Mar 26, 2008
  • last login Apr 25, 2014
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Midseason Stats of the Pitching Prospects that Matter

Here's the next installment of DiamondView Lite's efforts.  I've got the pitchers coded in and Sean Forman from Baseball Reference said it's fine as long as I cite them.  Again, please let me know...

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Midseason Stats of the Hitting Prospects that Matter

Here are the first fruits of DiamondView Lite's labors.  They are the midseason lines for the hitters on Jay's Prospects that Matter list (plus a few of others).  If in the future you want me add...

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DiamondView Lite

DiamondView is the name of the software the Indians use to collect and organize data about players.  It's supposed to be as automated as possible to save time and effort.  As the PD put it:...

Baseball Prospectus on Barton

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It would be really out of character for the Indians to ''whisper concerns about Barton's makeup'' in the sense they describe, but it's good to know for sure it wasn't them.

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Strat-o-matic Preview of Opening Day

I couldn't wait for today's opener, so I simulated the game using the Strat cards from last season and some roster updates.  I have no idea what Chicago's lineup will look like, so I just made one...

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What would you want for DiamondView?

Right now, DiamondView seems to be at peak value: 2. Recreating The Tribe - It's clear that Coonelly wanted to use the Indians as the model for the Pirates. Huntington certainly knows how the...

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Eastern League All-Star "Game"

I spent most of yesterday in Norwich, CT at the Eastern League All-Star Game.  The South Division was coached by Akron's Tim Bogar and the Aeros had six players there.  Dodd Stadium is a pleasant...

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Watch mlb.tv in full screen on a Mac (without using Mosaic).

I wanted to be able to watch mlb.tv games in full screen without using Mosaic.  Mosaic seems to hog a lot of memory and makes it difficult to do other things while I keep the Indians in the...

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Yes, I can beat that team.

Via Baseball Musings, a fun little challenge:Come up with a 25 man roster from the past 25 years using the following rules: Use each player only once. Only pick one player from each year. R...

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Terrible Mistake in AP Recap

Today the Indians managed to win (2-1) despite having only one hit.  The AP recap claims: The last time the Indians won while getting just one hit was April 12, 1992, a 2-1 victory over Boston. T...

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Indians 2007 Schedule in iCal

Well, I needed an excuse to learn Applescript, so I made a little one that took a text file of the Indians schedule and made each game an event in iCal.  Maybe someone will find the calendar...

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Watch out Captains!

It looks like the Lake County Captains are in for a `treat' tonight when they face the Clemens family in Kentucky.  It'll be fun to see how they do.  By the way, the article mentions Clemens is...

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Opening Day Viewing

While I would be almost as content to sit at home and write snarky comments about the White Sox ring ceremony on LGT, it might be more fun to make snarky comments out loud.  Are there any people...

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Lineups

I'm surprised no one else has posted on this, but BaseballMusings has a lineup analysis tool based on some work by Cyril Morong and Ken Arneson.  Here is a link to the tool:h...

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Betancourt, Rhodes, or Mota?

Who's the least valuable of the three, given that the Phillies seem to want a reliever for the potential Michaels deal?Does anyone know Mota's contract status and value?  The reason to ask is maybe...

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Winter Ball

It looks like a bunch of Indians are playing winter baseball.http://sports.yahoo.com/mlb/news?slug=citadel-2_478915_264&prov=citadel&type=storyFranklin Gutierrez's numbers are particularly...

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Indians make the cut for Garciaparra

One of four:http://sports.yahoo.com/mlb/news?slug=ap-yankees-garciaparra&prov=ap&type=lgnsMost fans will recognize the name so there might be a ticket sales advantage for signing him.  Plus, he's...

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