Baseball links from around the sabersphere...
On Carlos Beltran | McCovey Chronicles
Musings on Carlos Beltran's first few weeks as a Giant.
Put-Away Pitchers | Baseball Analytics Blog
Top 15 pitchers with two strikes by K%
Video: Revisiting Strasburg’s Debut | NotGraphs
Reliving Stephen Strasburg's 14-K 0-BB debut.
Rookie crop thin compared to 2010 | ESPN SweetSpot Blog
Comparing 2011's rookies to 2010's class.
Diamondbacks Playoff Odds Revisited | AZ Snake Pit
A look at the numbers for the DBacks the rest of the way.
More links after the jump...
Cubs place pitcher Carlos Zambrano on disqualified list | MLB Daily Dish
The Cubs want to find out what happened and if he will be returning this season, but Zambrano has not sent any letter of retirement to the MLB.
Offensive Splits Of Impossible Interest | Baseball Nation
Chris Heisey has a 1.729 OPS on pulled balls.
Prospectus Hit and Run: WWWMW (What's Wrong With Mariano Week) | Baseball Prospectus
It`s that time of year again: The baseball community comes together to question whether this is the last dance for the heralded Yankees closer.
Troy Tulo-WIN-zki | Fangraphs
To say that Tulowitzki is the best, or one of the best shortstops in the game has become cliché. In what may turn out to be his best season, it’s time to remove the word "shortstop" from the description. And when one considers that he’s still just 26 years old, and that he’s still getting better, we may be witnessing this greatness for many years to come.
The All-Adverb Team | JunkStats
A starting lineup and rotation consisting entirely of players whose names sound like adverbs.