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"Perfect games" for every position

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We all know what a "perfect game" is for a pitcher ... but what does a perfect game look like for a position player?

Bud Norris: who needs 3 pitches when I can use 2?

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Taking a look at the performance of Bud Norris.

Strikeouts: Good for pitchers, and for hitters?

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An attempt to explain the asymmetry between the value of a strikeout for pitchers and batters.

Opening Day Open GameThread

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It's Opening Day! Spend it with the team at Beyond the Box Score!

SaberSphere 04/01: Platoons, Posey, & Predictions!

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Buster Posey signs a mega-deal with the San Francisco Giants, there are predictions to look over and follow through the season, and some platoon and power breakout candidate research had some...

Buddy up! Players who should be platooned in 2013

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As we head into the 2013 season, we analyze players who would benefit from a platoon and others who would see little to no effect in the process.

Who will replace Tim McCarver in the booth?

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As Tim McCarver plans to vacate the seat next to Joe Buck in the Fox broadcasting booth after the 2013 season, we at BTBS wonder who will replace the Hall of Famer.

2013 Team Preview: Minnesota Twins

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The Twins are bound for another disappointing year, but their future could be as bright as anyone's in baseball.

Nine More Years of Posey as a Giant, but as C?

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Now that the Giants have locked up Buster Posey for the majority of his career, will he continue to catch, and if not, when does Bruce Bochy begin to seriously split his time between catcher and...

2013 Team Previews: Cubs

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What to expect from the 2013 Cubs.

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