Category Archives: Barry Zito

The obscure pitching awards of 2013

I have spent about a week now covering the darker side of baseball statistics encompassing the 2013 season. Call it a balancing of the books when it comes to the regular Awards Season that spends most of our time celebrating … Continue reading

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The first annual Kyle Davies Award – the anti-Cy Young

The first annual Dan Meyer Awards were a big success. While most of the world is focusing on players that succeeded in 2013, the DMAs focused on the dark side of batting statistics. Today, we are focusing on pitchers who … Continue reading

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The first annual Kyle Davies Award – the anti-Cy Young

The first annual Dan Meyer Awards were a big success. While most of the world is focusing on players that succeeded in 2013, the DMAs focused on the dark side of batting statistics. Today, we are focusing on pitchers who … Continue reading

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MLB Game Picks – Wednesday: September 25, 2013

Tuesday was a struggle, but it turned out okay in the end. The trouble with picking teams that have already clinched surfaced with the A’s and Red Sox losing to help illustrate the point. I was worried about Jonathon Niese … Continue reading

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MLB Game Picks – Wednesday: September 25, 2013

Tuesday was a struggle, but it turned out okay in the end. The trouble with picking teams that have already clinched surfaced with the A’s and Red Sox losing to help illustrate the point. I was worried about Jonathon Niese … Continue reading

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MLB Game Picks – Wednesday: September 25, 2013

Tuesday was a struggle, but it turned out okay in the end. The trouble with picking teams that have already clinched surfaced with the A’s and Red Sox losing to help illustrate the point. I was worried about Jonathon Niese … Continue reading

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MLB Game Pick – Monday: September 2, 2013

September started off on a really bad foot yesterday as only six out of fifteen picks were correct. Miami blanked the Braves. The Yankees’ bullpen, long their strength this season, punted against the Orioles. The Diamondbacks got another bad performance … Continue reading

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MLB Game Pick – Monday: September 2, 2013

September started off on a really bad foot yesterday as only six out of fifteen picks were correct. Miami blanked the Braves. The Yankees’ bullpen, long their strength this season, punted against the Orioles. The Diamondbacks got another bad performance … Continue reading

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MLB Game Pick – Monday: September 2, 2013

September started off on a really bad foot yesterday as only six out of fifteen picks were correct. Miami blanked the Braves. The Yankees’ bullpen, long their strength this season, punted against the Orioles. The Diamondbacks got another bad performance … Continue reading

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MLB Game Picks – Monday: August 26, 2013

Sunday was nip and tuck all day until the end when a run of correct picks put the day in a positive place. Things were dicey after a while when the Yankees actually won a game in St. Pete and … Continue reading

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