The sabermetric blog of Cyril "Cy" Morong, professor of Economics at San Antonio College
Monday, May 22, 2017
Trout Off To The Best 40 Game Start Of His Career
His OPS so far this year is 1.223 (AVG .350, OBP .466, SLG .757). Starting with 2012, here are his OPS numbers through 40 games each year st...
Monday, May 15, 2017
In terms of OPS differential, the Cubs are having an historically large year over year decline
Last year, the Cubs had the 3rd best OPS differential since 1914 and best since 1939. See Cubs finish tied for 3rd best OPS differential sin...
Monday, January 16, 2017
Grand Slams by Hall of Famers off of Hall of Famers
I emailed David Vincent of SABR (and probably the expert on home runs) if he had a list of cases like this. Below is what he sent me. The ...
Thursday, January 5, 2017
Vladimir Guerrero, MVP Award Shares And The Hall Of Fame
Click here to see the MVP Award Shares rankings at Baseball Reference . Guerrero ranks 39th. He won the award once and had 5 other top 10...
Monday, December 26, 2016
Average Age Of The Best Players Over Five Year Periods Since 1947
Using the Baseball Reference Play Index, I found the top 10 and top 25 players in WAR for 5-year time periods starting in 1947. So 1947-51 ...
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