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elcroata

  • joined Mar 19, 2008
  • last login Feb 10, 2012
  • posts 67
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I am no longer contributing to AN.

After more than seven years that I have been around, this place has turned from a best sports blog anywhere into something where you can get banned for linking to another baseball site or for "criticism of administration". Hell, try copying this into a comment and you will probably get banned, too.

The principles of blatant censorship are not something I want to endorse in any manner, as much as I will miss both many a great member of AN and the past legacy of this site I helped to build.

I have put up a blog with some of my favorite articles, many of them previously hosted at AN. I will also be regularly adding new stuff there, so make sure you come around or follow me on twitter (@wooden_feather)

Best,
elcroata

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Banning mikev - a Tragicomedy in (now) Five (f)Acts

EDIT: After I posted my FanPost, it was deleted by someone about two minutes after I posted it. Fortunately, I had the text saved. I am not sure for how long this one will be up, though. (f)Act One ...

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Kurt Suzuki is/was good at *something*

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DLD 8/14/11: Athletics Nation, As It Once Was

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PxP: Out of Control

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Of athletes and engineers

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Home Run Value, Revisited

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PxP: MythBusters

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PxP: Lawyerball

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PxP: Aus aktuellem Anlass

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PxP: In the Zone

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A Cold Intermezzo

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Stathead's lament - Top 10 things about baseball I can't appreciate

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Ultimate Showdown of Ultimate DHestiny

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Right To Play

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PxP: The B-Word

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PxP: This Time It's Count

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PxP: 9th Inning, When Managers Rise To Shine

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PxP: Nobody Expects The Spanish Inquisition

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PxP: The Making Of

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Inspired by something similar from BTB, but Oakland specific. For bigger image go to...

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Inspired by something similar from BTB, but Oakland specific. For bigger image go to http://holzfeder.com/gallery/AN/ctt.jpg One down, three to go.

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Four Graphs and a Story

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Carlos Gonzalez, God On The Mountain?

  Hi everybody, I wrote a longer article on AN about the effects of thin air on pitch movement and how it might affect different types of hitters. I specifically looked at what might play a role in...

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Carlos Gonzalez, God On The Mountain?

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tl;dr Series: Spin Doctors

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AN interviews Mike Piazza

An exclusive interview with Mike Piazza by one of Athletics Nations' contributors

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Arlington Coliseum Of Confused Pythagoras

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Of Being Moderate. Of Stat(head)s, Wisdom And Stinking Socks.

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I was fooling around with a borrowed aquarium and thought I'd make a Demise Of Baseball shot

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I was fooling around with a borrowed aquarium and thought I'd make a Demise Of Baseball shot

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Oakland Gets Married For 23 Strikes In Two Days In Boston

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DLD 5/27 - Soccer World Cup Prep

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