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Postby Absolutely Adequate » Tue Feb 03, 2004 4:23 pm


It's an interesting essay comparing a dozen projections from different websites to see who did the best. I'll assume that the author is somewhat biased towards himself, but it was an interesting read in any case.
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Postby trevisc » Tue Feb 03, 2004 4:26 pm

thanks man..this is interesting

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Postby kentx12 » Tue Feb 03, 2004 4:49 pm

Intresting reading. Thanks
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Postby GotowarMissAgnes » Tue Feb 03, 2004 5:05 pm

Shandler's approach here is basically crap. The true measure is to compare all of your forecasts to all of someone else's forecasts. Cherry-picking as he does is a huge non-no.

Here's some better, though not perfect, comparisons:

http://premium.baseballprospectus.com/a ... cleid=2515



Be patient with those last two, they take a while to load.

http://baseballprimer.com/articles/mccr ... 09_0.shtml


http://www.baseballstuff.com/tangotiger ... inal2.html

http://www.baseballstuff.com/tangotiger ... Final.html

http://www.baseballprimer.com/studies/a ... 0214.shtml
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