BDD: Baseball Needs to Retire Batting Average

I published a rant against batting average at Baseball Digest Daily today. Check it out if you’re interested.

I also analyzed Adam Eaton’s first three starts of the season.

Don’t forget to check out With Leather’s hilarious interview with Kenny Mayne.

Some other good reads:

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  1. MoonDog

    April 16, 2008 09:15 AM

    Thanks for the link. The link to the Kenny Mayne interview has a “My SQL” error.

    Read the article on eliminating the BA and left a comment at BDD.

  2. chris

    April 16, 2008 04:47 PM

    Wow! That Huge Tiny Mistake blog sure is great!

  3. Bill B.

    April 16, 2008 08:53 PM

    I hate it. The only reason I linked to it is because the guy who writes for it held a gun to my head as I typed my blog.

  4. The Red Tornado

    April 17, 2008 06:32 AM

    “Eaton’s early success is likely due to luck more than anything”

    I was afraid of that….

    Still Eaton couldn’t possibly be as bad as he was last year, can he?

  5. Bill B.

    April 17, 2008 01:03 PM

    It’d be hard to replicate that level of suckitude, but with Eaton, Murphy’s Law is as real as it ever could be.

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