Archive for the 'Teams' Category

Bitter about baseball? Mr. Bitterman’s got your back.

Do you know how your favorite team got its name?

Is baseball seeing the end of an era?

A six-month experiment reveals the magnitude of its preferential–and prejudicial–treatment.

Scrapping historical precedent and starting over with the name game.

A surprising team has the most commonality with baseball’s most recent World Series champions.

Do market size or Tweets and Likes drive dollars?

There’s little uniformity to uniform hues over the last half century.

There aren’t a ton, but there’s more than you might think.

A look at how the actions of MLB owners in the not-to-distant past may affect upcoming negotiations.

When the time came for peace between the leagues, surprisingly, the AL had most of the leverage.

There are a plethora of potential cities MLB could target for expansion.

Laying out the framework for identifying potential expansion cities.

Even if we completely trust projections, some win totals will miss by a fairly large margin.

The commissioner should lead a push for more teams before the game slips further into mediocrity.

It’s time to re-evaluate the lens through which we have begun to look at the game.

Inside Edge has developed a metric to collect all the things that simply don’t show up in the box score.

Player agent Casey Close likes opt out clauses. Why do the teams agree to them?

Miami may be halfway respectable, thanks to pitching and young outfielders

The second wave of expansion, with the draftees imagined at peak performance.