- Was wOBA Actually Invented Nearly 100 Years Ago?
- Visualizing Pitcher Consistency
- Plate Discipline Correlations, 2008-2013
- Is Using Wins + Quality Starts the Answer?
- Estimating the Advantage of Switch Hitting on BB/K Splits
- Does Pitching Deep into Games Lead to More Wins?
- Projecting Strength of Schedule for Pitchers and Hitters
- Sam Fuld and the Value of Defense
According to Internet: Sam Fuld once caught a cold and then set it free. Sam Fuld once threw himself out at home just to see what it was like. Superman wears Sam Fuld pajamas to bed. When Sam Fuld
- FanGraphs Audio: Sam Miller
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
- Shana Tova, Sam Fuld
Happy New Year to Craig Breslow, Ike Davis, Scott Feldman, Nate Freiman, Sam Fuld, Ryan Kalish, Ian Kinsler, Ryan Lavarnway, Jason Marquis, Kevin Pillar, Josh Satin, Danny Valencia, Kevin
- Sam Fuld and Completing the A's
. If nothing else, this is where we'll start. Early Thursday, the A's gave up Yoenis Cespedes and more for Jon Lester and more. A little later Thursday, the A's gave up Tommy Milone for Sam Fuld. Losing
- Sam Fuld Makes Everything Better
Bobblehead Night? Like anyone else with nowhere left to turn, you send up the Fuld Signal:
That, brothers and sisters in arms, is a Super Sam Fuld Cape, and it will be presented to the first
- FanGraphs Audio: On the Phone with Sam Fuld
David Laurila, curator of FanGraphs’ Q&A Series, talks to talented and erudite Tampa Bay outfielder Sam Fuld on the phone regarding the latter's role in Sun Sports' recent sabermetric
- Sam Miller Is the Boss of Word Clouds
It's without a trace of chagrin that I reproduce in these pages -- despite it having already been produced in everybody else's pages -- Sam Miller's word cloud experiment from his Angels Blog
- Quiz: Bruce Bochy or Sam Elliott?
Can you tell the difference between San Francisco Giants manager Bruce Bochy and noted American actor Sam Elliott? Click below to take a simple quiz.
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- Mustache Watch: Sudden Sam LeCure
- What in the Sam Hill is this version of Moustakas
- Interest in the Trade Deadline, Visualized by Sam Fuld
, but that the activity allowed a guy like Sam Fuld to take the spotlight for a little while. How much did people care about Sam Fuld yesterday compared to prior days? Well, here's a graph of the page
- FanGraphs Audio: Sam Miller of the OC Register
about Sam Miller of the OC Register. In this episode, Sam talks at some length about the effects of the Albert Pujols signing. Also discussed: why not to write a novel, lowered expectations.
- FanGraphs Audio: Sam Miller, OC Register
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Sam Miller, OC Register
Finally, you can subscribe to the podcast via iTunes or other feeder things.
Audio on the flip-flop. (Approximately 65 min play time.)
- Video: Sam Fuld Talks Preparation with Eno Sarris
Armed with a mono-pod / advanced selfie stick, and the lack of ability to be embarrassed, I asked Sam Fuld if he would do a video interview with me about preparation before the A's first game
- FG on Fox: Going Deep With Sam Fuld
Sam Fuld is not your typical outfielder, maybe. There's an active brain at work out there. Often it wonders what the numbers say about this beautiful game.
Fuld's history sounds like
- JABO: What the Rangers Got In Sam Dyson
Thursday in Toronto, you might've noticed that it was Sam Dyson, not Shawn Tolleson, called on to close out the Blue Jays. Or maybe you didn't notice -- neither is exactly a household name
- Sam Fuld Is Baseball's Most Fascinating 4th OF
character in the eight-player deal may well be Sam Fuld.
The 29-year-old native of Durham, New Hampshire is a walk-taking speed merchant, a Stanford economics grad, pursuer of a Masters degree
- Sam LeCure Finally Gets a Favorable Draw
While perusing the box scores a few weeks ago, I saw a starting pitcher for the Reds I didn't recognize. Sam LeCure had just tossed a quality game against the Giants, completing six innings
- What in the Sam Hill is up with Garrett Richards
Continuing with my line of Sam Hill pieces, Garrett Richards has frustrated owners who waited out his early season recovery from knee surgery. After posting a dazzling 2.61 ERA (2.60 FIP), 1.04 WHIP
- What In The Sam Hill Is Going On With Miguel Cabrera
I should just stop there. On the one hand everyone will rightly scream sample size horrors as I attempt to type any further and on the other hand I have the lifelong goal of using "What in the Sam
- Effectively Wild Episode 12: Sam Walks to His Honda
Ben and Sam discuss players who turn down trades to contenders, Yu Darvish, and their standards for playoff starters.
- FG on Fox: Sam Fuld on In-Game Corner Outfield Switching
Talking to a player like Sam Fuld -- one with an analytical mind and questions about the game -- can be all sorts of fun. Like this week, he suggested that teams might switch corner outfielders
- The Name Sam Fuld Fittingly Lacks an R, B, or I
Sam Fuld is unique.
Quite a few ballplayers have gone to Stanford University, and more than a few are known to be fans of numbers, but how many can say they interned with Stats Inc.? A somewhat
- J.P. Arencibia & Sam Fuld: Deep League Waiver Wire
Sam Fuld / OF / Minnesota Twins
2 percent Yahoo / 3 percent ESPN / 6 percent CBS ownership
Don’t look now, but Fuld has been on fire in July, slashing .432/.536/.523 this month