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Mapping MLBAM Player IDs to the Lahman Database

After Downloading Gameday Data, I wanted to make a short post about translating the Lahman database into JSON. The purpose is so that I can compare season stats from Lahman with at-bat outcomes from MLB Gameday. 303 more words


Drew Hutchison's Slider Nonsense

I’ve only been an emotionally-invested fan of baseball for about 15 years, and prior to this October my experience with the post season was almost entirely imaginary; yet I can say with some significant level of confidence that a pitcher going from Opening Day starter in the spring, to fringe roster-worthy in the summer, to off the playoff roster altogether in the fall – without any involvement of injury – is a pretty rare occurrence. 2,458 more words

Toronto Blue Jays