2013 NBA Draft: Sixers Big Board

Draft time! It’s enough to get me off of Twitter to write more than 140 characters. It’s an interesting draft for the Sixers. There is no big talent at the top, but the Sixers, and their new radio-silent analytics-loving GM, have 3 picks in the top 42. Sam Hinkie showed that he could find diamonds … Read more

The Philly Fifty, #23: Eddie Plank, Athletics

For the complete list and explanation of criteria and scoring, check out the Philly Fifty page Longevity – 5 The pitcher who has thrown the most innings professionally in Philadelphia? It’s not Robin Roberts (3,739 IP), but lefty Eddie Plank, who threw 14 straight seasons for the A’s from 1901-1914, and averaged an amazing 276 innings … Read more

Pre-Spring Training MLB Power Rankings

Is everyone getting the itch? With the Mariners reporting for pitchers and catchers this past weekend, spring training is officially underway. I have already begun crunching numbers and messing around with pointless predictions because that is how I cope with the anticipation. That being said – here is how I currently have the 30 MLB … Read more