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FanGraphs WAR Chart Is So Addicting!

Postby StlSluggers » Tue Jun 08, 2010 2:32 pm

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Click to do your own 4-player comparisons. ;-D

There are three charts altogether.
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Re: FanGraphs WAR Chart Is So Addicting!

Postby Pogotheostrich » Tue Jun 08, 2010 4:02 pm

I'm curious how the defense part of WAR is being calculated for Ruth.
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Re: FanGraphs WAR Chart Is So Addicting!

Postby Tavish » Tue Jun 08, 2010 4:04 pm

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Luckily TPJ is still young. He has plenty of time to catch up.
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Re: FanGraphs WAR Chart Is So Addicting!

Postby Big Pimpin » Tue Jun 08, 2010 4:22 pm

Pogotheostrich wrote:I'm curious how the defense part of WAR is being calculated for Ruth.


TotalZone, as described here. It's the defensive metric used in Chone's historical WAR database.
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Re: FanGraphs WAR Chart Is So Addicting!

Postby lastingsgriller » Tue Jun 08, 2010 5:09 pm

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gotta wonder which one of these players put more steroids in their butt :-?

kinda looks like Boone.. or at least most exaggerated use of steroids in a butt...
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Re: FanGraphs WAR Chart Is So Addicting!

Postby lastingsgriller » Tue Jun 08, 2010 5:25 pm

amazingly similar careers...

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Re: FanGraphs WAR Chart Is So Addicting!

Postby urbanbreez » Tue Jun 08, 2010 5:38 pm

Are you guys doing a printscreen then cropping the image of is there some easier way to post these results?
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Re: FanGraphs WAR Chart Is So Addicting!

Postby lastingsgriller » Tue Jun 08, 2010 5:41 pm

urbanbreez wrote:Are you guys doing a printscreen then cropping the image of is there some easier way to post these results?



I just right-click on the image I want adn go down to properties. that will show the url of the particular image you are on..
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Re: FanGraphs WAR Chart Is So Addicting!

Postby drunkmonkey » Tue Jun 08, 2010 5:44 pm

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Looks like we've reached the fork. You're gonna take the orange path, right? :-o
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Re: FanGraphs WAR Chart Is So Addicting!

Postby lastingsgriller » Tue Jun 08, 2010 5:48 pm

drunkmonkey wrote:Looks like we've reached the fork. You're gonna take the orange path, right? :-o



good one ;-D
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