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FanGraphs Audio: Dave Cameron on One or More Fallacies

Episode 609
Dave Cameron is both (a) the managing editor of FanGraphs and (b) the guest on this particular edition of FanGraphs Audio, during which edition he discusses important developments on the topic of qualifying offers; the trade that’s sent Andrelton Simmons to Anaheim; and the other, more different trade that’s sent Craig Kimbrel to Boston.

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FanGraphs Audio: Dave Cameron Introduces the Offseason

Episode 608
Dave Cameron is both (a) the managing editor of FanGraphs and (b) the guest on this particular edition of FanGraphs Audio, during which edition he considers the free-agent cases of Jason Heyward and Ben Zobrist, speculates wildly on Scott Boras’s work week, and discusses another means by which Major League Baseball appears to be turning billions into even more billions.

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FanGraphs Audio: Brian Burke on Football Analytics

Episode 607
Brian Burke is the founder of Advanced NFL Stats and a current member of ESPN’s Stats and Information department. He discusses the current state of analytics in football and what they reveal about certain teams in the context of the present season.

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FanGraphs Audio: Dave Cameron Performs an Autopsy

Episode 606
Dave Cameron is both (a) the managing editor of FanGraphs and (b) the guest on this particular edition of FanGraphs Audio, during which edition he performs an autopsy on the World Series, metaphorically speaking.

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FanGraphs Audio: Dave Cameron Analyzes You-Know-What

Episode 605
Dave Cameron is both (a) the managing editor of FanGraphs and (b) the guest on this particular edition of FanGraphs Audio, during which edition he discusses not only the World Series but also the most notable personnel changes announced during the brief respite between series.

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FanGraphs Audio: Jeff Sullivan’s Flu-Like Symptoms

Episode 604
Jeff Sullivan is a senior editor at FanGraphs. He’s also the thirty-something guest on this edition of FanGraphs Audio.

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FanGraphs Audio: Dave Cameron Passes All Judgment

Episode 603
Dave Cameron is both (a) the managing editor of FanGraphs and (b) the guest on this particular edition of FanGraphs Audio, during which edition he examines four scenarios from the postseason this year which, possessing some ambiguity with regard to laws written or otherwise, compel one to exercise his or her judgment.

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FanGraphs Audio: Dave Cameron on All the Playoffs (So Far)

Episode 602
Dave Cameron is both (a) the managing editor of FanGraphs and (b) the guest on this particular edition of FanGraphs Audio, during which edition he discusses the National League Wild Card game and the American League Wild Card games and basically nothing else.

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FanGraphs Audio: Kiley McDaniel on Every Front Office Job

Episode 601
Kiley McDaniel is both (a) the lead prospect analyst for FanGraphs and also (b) the guest on this particular edition of FanGraphs Audio — during which edition he builds off a thread from his most recent appearance and discusses the real-live duties attached to the various job titles in a major-league front office.

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FanGraphs Audio: Dayn Perry in an Emergency

Episode 600
Dayn Perry is a contributor to CBS Sports’ Eye on Baseball and the author of three books — one of them not very miserable. He’s also the guest on this edition of FanGraphs Audio.

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FanGraphs Audio: Dave Cameron Analyzes All Coin-Flipping

Episode 599
Dave Cameron is both (a) the managing editor of FanGraphs and (b) the guest on this particular edition of FanGraphs Audio, during which edition he participates in an inquisitive but largely unscientific conversation regarding the Bryce HarperJonathan Papelbon contretemps, confirms that the Mets are scary but not also spooky, and (finally) attempts to explain why professional coin-tossing would make for an utter failure as a spectator sport.

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FanGraphs Audio: Kiley McDaniel Analyzes All AGMs

Episode 598
Kiley McDaniel is both (a) the lead prospect analyst for FanGraphs and also (b) the guest on this particular edition of FanGraphs Audio — during which edition he discusses recent debuts by Cubs prospect Carl Edwards and the other (Houston’s) Matt Duffy, the likely forthcoming debut of German-born Minnesota outfielder Max Kepler, and varying roles of the league’s assistant general managers.

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FanGraphs Audio: Dave Cameron Extends a Metaphor

Episode 597
Dave Cameron is both (a) the managing editor of FanGraphs and (b) the guest on this particular edition of FanGraphs Audio, during which edition he’s compelled by the host to belabor a point.

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FanGraphs Audio: Acquaint Yourself with Owen Watson

Episode 596
Owen Watson is both (a) a graduate of the impractical and beautiful Hampshire College and also (b) a contributor to FanGraphs.com. He’s also the guest on this edition of the program.

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FanGraphs Audio: Dave Cameron Analyzes the Whole Future

Episode 595
Dave Cameron is both (a) the managing editor of FanGraphs and (b) the guest on this particular edition of FanGraphs Audio, during which edition he discusses Angels left-hander Andrew Heaney‘s decision to offer a stake in his future earnings, St. Louis third baseman Matt Carpenter‘s efforts sacrifice contact in favor of power, and also Ruben Amaro’s (now complete) tenure as general manager of the Phillies.

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FanGraphs Audio: Jeff Sullivan’s Panoply of Disappointments

Episode 594
Jeff Sullivan is a senior editor at FanGraphs. He’s also the hugely woebegone guest on this edition of FanGraphs Audio.

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FanGraphs Audio: Kiley McDaniel on These Expanded Rosters

Episode 593
Kiley McDaniel is both (a) the lead prospect analyst for FanGraphs and also (b) the guest on this particular edition of FanGraphs Audio — during which edition he discusses notable September call-ups (such as current Dodgers prospect Corey Seager and former Dodgers one Hector Olivera), the significance of 17-year-old Red Sox pitcher Anderson Espinoza sitting at 95-99 mph, and also curiously proportioned/offensively gifted Dodgers prospect Willie Calhoun.

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FanGraphs Audio: Live Free and Also Die with Dayn Perry

Episode 592
Dayn Perry is a contributor to CBS Sports’ Eye on Baseball and the author of three books — one of them not very miserable. He’s also the guest on this edition of FanGraphs Audio.

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FanGraphs Audio: Dave Cameron on All General Managers

Episode 591
Dave Cameron is both (a) the managing editor of FanGraphs and (b) the guest on this particular edition of FanGraphs Audio, during which edition he discusses the dismissal by the Seattle Mariners of general manager Jack Zduriencik, certain comments by Dodgers general manager Andrew Friedman regarding defensive metrics, and the interaction inside a person between team allegiance and the analytical impulse.

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FanGraphs Audio: Kiley McDaniel, Lead Prospect Analyst

Episode 590
Kiley McDaniel is both (a) the lead prospect analyst for FanGraphs and also (b) the guest on this particular edition of FanGraphs Audio — during which edition he discusses the curious treatment by the Washington Nationals of prospect Trea Turner, the uses and not-uses of big-league scouts, and McDaniel’s dramatic re-assessment of right-handed Houston prospect Francis Martes.

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