You Can’t Predict Baseball

After a Spring Training that lasted 37 years, Opening Day is finally upon us. Since nothing of value is being written around this time anyway, I thought I’d compound the problem by making some useless position-by-position predictions about the Giants’ 2013 season. There are a ton of sophisticated projection systems out there: ZiPS, PECOTA, Steamer, […]

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The Buddies, Formerly of Love Street

I decided, on the eve of the last World Cup, that I would make an honest effort to become a fan of soccer, footie, fitba, futbol, The Beautiful Game, football. The world goes nuts for this, I thought; there may be something here for me. I try to live by this credo as much as […]

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