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  • Did the Cubs and Giants Have the Best Pitcher-Hitting Series Ever?
    in Community by Jim_Turvey - 10/14/2016 -  0
    .) Not only did all four get hits, but all three starters got extra-base hits, as Dave McNally, Jim Palmer, and Mike Cuellar (Dick Hall was the reliever) all showed what they were capable of on the other side

  • Poking Holes In Some of the Best Players of 2016
    in Community by Jim_Turvey - 9/20/2016 -  5

  • Sunday Notes: Brewers' Erceg, Francona's Computer, Lamb's Power, Miller, more
    in FanGraphs by David Laurila - 9/11/2016 -  5
    .) Recently, his informational intake has resulted him using Andrew Miller, arguably his best reliever, in high-leverage situations prior to the ninth inning. It’s smart baseball, but more than

  • FanGraphs Audio: Sam Miller
    in FanGraphs by Carson Cistulli - 8/26/2016 -  2
    Episode 677 Sam Miller is editor-in-chief of Baseball Prospectus and co-author, with Ben Lindbergh, of The Only Rule Is It Has to Work. He's also the guest on this edition of FanGraphs Audio

  • It's Rock Bottom for Shelby Miller
    in FanGraphs by Jeff Sullivan - 5/25/2016 -  45
    Shelby Miller just started his tenth game of the season. He has, to his name, all of one single quality start. It came a few weeks ago, in Atlanta, where Miller went to work against one of the worst

  • Diagnosing Shelby Miller's Troubles
    in FanGraphs by Craig Edwards - 5/9/2016 -  12
    Shelby Miller just pitched six innings and allowed just two runs on Saturday. For a pitcher who entered that game having given up 22 runs in 23.1 innings -- while also recording as many walks

  • Appreciating Jim Edmonds
    in FanGraphs by August Fagerstrom - 1/7/2016 -  48
    , you probably didn't click on this post to begin with. If you did, just think of this more as the appreciation of a career, tied to some voting results. It should come as no real surprise that Jim

  • Shelby Miller: Pseudo-Prospect
    in FanGraphs by Jeff Sullivan - 12/1/2015 -  26
    As a part of whatever their plan is, the Braves have reportedly made Shelby Miller available, and they're taking calls from almost everyone. Miller has three more years of team control, so

  • Miller Time And Tropicana
    in RotoGraphs by Brad Johnson - 11/20/2015 -  6
    A mixture of beer and orange juice is called a brass monkey. Occasionally, uncreative types will call it a beermosa. A mixture of Miller High Life and Tropicana orange juice is called disgusting

  • Bradding Miller
    in RotoGraphs by Brett Talley - 6/22/2015 -  17
    Too big of a reach on the title? As I tend to do on Sundays when considering a topic for my Monday post on shortstops, I was perusing the leaderboards and settled on Brad Miller as today's topic

  • Miller's Tale
    in RotoGraphs by The Birchwood Brothers - 6/17/2015 -  11
    Spoiler Alert: We’re going to tell you two sentences from now where we come down on the subject of Brad Miller, enigmatic Mariner. Jump to the next paragraph if you don’t want to know until the end

  • The Daily Grind: Jim Abbott, Chen, Velasquez, Steve Holt!
    in RotoGraphs by Brad Johnson - 6/15/2015 -  10
    Agenda Jim Abbott GIF Daily DFS - Chen Tomorrow's Targets - Velasquez, Teheran, Blanks, Holt Factor Grid 1. Jim Abbott GIF Here we have Jim Abbott completing his no-hitter

  • Buying High on Shelby Miller
    in RotoGraphs by Ben Duronio - 5/11/2015 -  13
    Last year Shelby Miller had a sophomore slump that saw him be worth 0.5 WAR over the course of 31 starts, a very poor number for such a highly regarded prospect coming off of an impressive rookie

  • Another Look at Momentum in October
    in Community by Jim_Turvey - 9/27/2014 -  1

  • The Chicago Cubs and the Terrible, Horrible, No Good, Very Bad Junior Lake Season
    in Community by Jim_Turvey - 8/14/2014 -  11

  • Bringing Bill James' Famous Arbitration Case to 2014
    in Community by Jim_Turvey - 7/20/2014 -  2
    Chisenhall 3B 13 6 5 0 0 Everth Cabrera SS 13 7 6 0 0 Brad Miller SS 13 7 5 1 0 Martin Prado 3B 12 13 8 2 2 Jonathan Villar SS 12 14 8 0 0 David

  • Pitch Movement Benchmarks
    in Community by Brendan Miller - 7/19/2014 -  5

  • The Unique Path to Success in Oakland
    in Community by Jim_Turvey - 6/24/2014 -  15

  • Tightening Brad Miller's Leash
    in RotoGraphs by Blake Murphy - 4/22/2014 -  29
    Brad Miller is no longer taking walks or getting hits. That’s obviously a problem, because it means he’s killing your team in average, failing to drive in runs and not getting on base to score runs

  • Shelby Miller Looks Broken
    in FanGraphs by Dave Cameron - 4/11/2014 -  62
    Last October, Shelby Miller became something of a mystery. After spending the year in the Cardinals rotation and developing into one of the league's best young hurlers, Miller became nothing more

  • No Love For Jim Johnson?
    in RotoGraphs by Howard Bender - 1/14/2014 -  16
    and there, but if they're healthy, they've always seemed to slide back into the job. So why, after 101 saves in the past two season....yes, that's right, 101...does Jim Johnson get no love? I did a mock draft

  • Shelby Miller And Getting It Together
    in RotoGraphs by Blake Murphy - 12/31/2013 -  13
    It’s almost as if at some point in 2012, someone attended one of Shelby Miller’s Triple-A outings and yelled, “Hey Shelby, get it together!” Well, Miller has gotten it together, following up

  • Brad Miller Is Worth Claiming
    in RotoGraphs by J.P. Breen - 6/28/2013 -  43
    Unable to stomach Brendan Ryan and his .230 wOBA as the team's primary shortstop any longer, the Seattle Mariners have reportedly called up 23-year-old Brad Miller in an attempt to breathe some life

  • Q&A: Jon Miller, Hall of Fame Broadcaster
    in FanGraphs by David Laurila - 4/8/2013 -  24
    The voice is instantly recognizable. So is the easygoing style and depth of knowledge that makes him one of the best play-by-play announcers in baseball. No one calls a game quite like Jon Miller

  • Discovered: The Jim Leyland Breakfast
    in NotGraphs by David G. Temple - 3/13/2013 -  8 user Carl Skanberg provides a most excellent artist's rendering of what Jim Leyland ate this morning, and every morning previous.

  • Jim Palmer, Near-Framer of the Constitution
    in NotGraphs by Dayn Perry - 2/26/2013 -  6
    It is an unassailable fact of the historical record that Jim Palmer was tasked with writing very specific passages of the Constitution. "But James," Gouverneur Morris cautioned him, "pen only

  • Jim Kern's Four Incredible Seasons
    in FanGraphs by Paul Swydan - 1/25/2013 -  10
    , Jim Kern, might be a little less well known, but he had a significant impact nonetheless, albeit for a shorter period of time. Before we get to them though, let’s take a brief look at how reliever

  • Shelby Miller's Debut, Animated
    in FanGraphs by Carson Cistulli - 9/6/2012 -  17
    Cardinals right-hander Shelby Miller was ranked fourth overall among all prospects by our Marc Hulet on his preseason top-100 list and within the top 10 on most other lists of that sort. Despite

  • Is Shelby Miller ready?
    in RotoGraphs by JD Sussman - 8/17/2012 -  6
    Yes. No. Maybe? I don't know. 2012 has been an enigmatic year for the 21-year-old Texan. After being rated highly coming into the year Shelby Miller is the not-so-proud owner of a 5.19 ERA

  • Jim Thome: Tater Masher
    in RotoGraphs by Colin Zarzycki - 7/3/2012 -  14
    HI THIS IS JI- JIM THOME. Over the weekend, the Phillies did Jim Thome a solid, sending the future Cooperstown resident out to the equivalent of pasture for over-35 power hitters; the American

  • A Jim Deshaies Soundboard
    in NotGraphs by Carson Cistulli - 5/7/2012 -  16
    I was surprised, at the completion our offseason crowdsourcing project, to find that FanGraphs readers had ranked Houston Astros broadcasters Bill Brown and Jim Deshaies fourth overall among

  • Jim Thome Returns to Philadelphia
    in FanGraphs by Eric Seidman - 11/5/2011 -  42
    The Phillies wasted little time in making its first move of the offseason, signing Jim Thome to a one-year deal worth $1.25 million. With just those details, and no specifics about his potential

  • GIF: Jim Johnson's Jim Johnson
    in NotGraphs by Carson Cistulli - 9/27/2011 -  9
    Because Oriole Jim Johnson plays for the Orioles, there's a strong chance that no one -- perhaps besides his teammates and Buck Showalter and Buck Showalter's grizzled and nameless manservant

  • Jim Thome Returns to Cleveland
    in FanGraphs by Paul Swydan - 8/26/2011 -  22
    In an Indians uniform, Jim Thome had a better on-base percentage than Manny Ramirez, a better OPS than Tris Speaker and more home runs than everyone by a country mile. And with Travis Hafner ailing

  • Jim Edmonds as a Duck
    in NotGraphs by Dayn Perry - 8/25/2011 -  4
    originalist interpretations of the Constitution. So in some ways, a bewinged and bebilled Jim Edmonds fulfills Madison's fondest hopes. Stated another way, if Jim Edmonds had never been rendered as a duck

  • Andrew Miller's MLB Return
    in RotoGraphs by David Golebiewski - 6/21/2011 -  1
    For a 26-year-old with an even 300 innings pitched in the majors, Andrew Miller has worn many labels throughout his career. He was a college ace at North Carolina and a top-10 pick by the Tigers

  • Andrew Miller's Vesting Option
    in FanGraphs by Dave Cameron - 2/21/2011 -  69
    - I would also accept "sneakiest" - one yet. As first reported by Alex Speier, Boston struck a deal with Andrew Miller that essentially circumvents the waiver process. Here's the basics - Miller

  • Will Steinbrenner Beat Out Miller for HOF
    in FanGraphs by Maury Brown - 11/9/2010 -  52
    of looking at the Veterans Committee vote, and specifically the absence of Marvin Miller from the Hall, the question comes down to either, “How can you not have Miller in the Hall of Fame?”, or “Miller’s

  • An Open Letter to Jim Tracy
    in RotoGraphs by Zach Sanders - 10/26/2010 -  17

  • Year of the Pitcher?...Think Again
    in Community by Fire_Jim_Hendry - 8/10/2010 -  11

  • Jim Edmonds for Chris Dickerson
    in FanGraphs by Pat Andriola - 8/9/2010 -  23
    The Cincinnati Reds attempted to strengthen their postseason chances by acquiring OF Jim Edmonds from the Brewers today for OF Chris Dickerson. Edmonds was apparently a decently hot commodity

  • Jim Leyland on Chemistry
    in FanGraphs by R.J. Anderson - 6/18/2010 -  48
    Enter the name Jim Leyland into your mind’s version of Google, then hit search – or “I’m feeling lucky” if you’re feeling lucky. What comes to mind is probably a variety of descriptive terms. “Old

  • Philosophy and Jim Joyce
    in FanGraphs by Pat Andriola - 6/4/2010 -  109
    In looking at whether or not Commissioner Bud Selig should overturn Jim Joyce's call and award Armando Galarraga a perfect game, I want to take a philosophical approach. Unfortunately, most

  • Andrew Miller's Iffy Future
    in FanGraphs by R.J. Anderson - 3/15/2010 -  9
    Andrew Miller has two articles linked on his page. One directs to a RotoGraphs piece written by the Talented Mr. Bendix and clicking the other will lead to a detailed look at the tallest rotations

  • Jim Thome
    in FanGraphs by Matt Klaassen - 11/20/2009 -  7
    Jim Thome hits free agency this offseason, after playing out the last season of his 2003-2008 (with 2009 vesting in 2008) contract. Injuries in Philadelphia and his eventual inability to play

  • Jim Rice Makes It In
    in FanGraphs by Matthew Carruth - 1/12/2009 -  13
    worthy player no matter what rational criteria you use and disappointment that Jim Rice finally made his way in. Mostly though I was left with a resounding apathy. Like every award that is voted

  • Miller Time in Florida
    in RotoGraphs by Peter Bendix - 11/14/2008 -  2
    Andrew Miller may have been the unluckiest pitcher in baseball in 2008. Miller posted a 5.87 ERA in 107 innings, and eventually earned a ticket back to triple-A. However, Miller’s BABIP was .346

  • Recalling Jim Johnson
    in FanGraphs by Eric Seidman - 7/28/2008 -  11
    to the minors and recalled 24-yr old pitcher Jim Johnson. Johnson, a starter in the minor leagues, had made two "audition" starts for the Orioles in 2006 and 2007, racking up the undesirable line of 5 IP

  • Daily Graphing - Jim Thome
    in FanGraphs by David Appelman - 11/28/2005 -  0
    For the first time in 7 years, Jim Thome failed play in over 140 games after having season ending elbow surgery in mid August. Before his decision to shut things down, he was easily having the worst