Monthly Archives: April 2013

Jackie’s Day

April 15 is Jackie Robinson Day. Today, we celebrate equality, bravery, and fraternity. 4/15/13 does not weaken 4/15/47.

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2013 Red Sox preview

Here’s one I wrote for The Forecaster: Sun shines cordially on the brim of your cap, a welcome respite from the biting cold in the nearby shade. Meticulously manicured grass sparkles proudly, unaware that the last patch of snow is … Continue reading

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What We Can Learn From Fangraphs in April

Fangraphs tells us that the most valuable player in baseball this season has been Todd Frazier. Frazier only has half of Justin Upton’s six home runs, but a week’s worth of superior fielding and baserunning puts him on top. The … Continue reading

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Ranking World Series Contenders

Rather than writing my standard comprehensive preview (I suppose I’m a little late), I thought I’d take a different tact in predicting this year’s baseball season. Following are all 30 MLB teams, ranked in order of increasing likelihood that they … Continue reading

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