An Iconic Fantasy Baseball Community
Moderator: Baseball Moderators
pokerplaya wrote:The "W" stat is probably the most flawed stat in the game.
HOOTIE wrote:pokerplaya wrote:The "W" stat is probably the most flawed stat in the game.
It CAN be pretty flawed in a given season. But over a career, it generally balances out. Nolan Ryan, considered a hard luck pitcher, balanced out in 807 games, to only -9 wins less then deserved. Imo, saves and blown saves are junk stats, which are highly dependent on too many factors, a pitcher has no control over.
DK, good to see you. Nice piece. Santana has been unlucky by pen. But, his Era has been way lucky, and he has gotton over 5 runs per 9. His declining K/9 has hurt him as well. His expected wins, versus actual wins, is only -1.
http://www.baseballprospectus.com/dt/santajo01.php Look at DW and DR.
http://www.hardballtimes.com/main/fanta ... n-santana/
bigh0rt wrote:johan ftw
bigh0rt wrote:bigh0rt wrote:johan ftw
Wow, I was really drunk when I posted this.
Still, Johan FTW.
DK wrote:And to think, Johan could be 22-7 right now, and probably far in the lead for the Cy Young.
Of course Lincecum probably deserves the Cy, but the Mets homer in me is still disappointed.
Users browsing this forum: No registered users and 3 guests