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Beyond the Box Score's Friday mailbag

Three writers from the Beyond the Box Score staff answer reader questions about their favorite offensive and defensive statistics, rotation optimization, and their least favorite transaction of the offseason among other topics.

Announcing Beyond the Box Score's next mailbag

Spring training is in full swing, and the Beyond the Box Score staff is gearing up for the season ahead. Have a question for us? Send it in, and we'll do our best to answer it in our mailbag next week.

The Beyond the Box Score mailbag

Three writers from the Beyond the Box Score staff answer reader questions about Will Middlebrooks' chances at a breakout in 2014, outfield shifts, and Rookie of the Year candidates among other topics.

Send in your questions for our next mailbag!

Have a question for the Beyond the Box Score staff? With spring training beginning in complexes throughout Florida and Arizona, we'd love to hear any questions you have about the upcoming season. Submit your questions now!

The Beyond the Box Score mailbag

Last Friday, we asked our readers to send us in any baseball-related questions they had, and many of you did. Three of our writers then took turns answering the best of the bunch. Here are our answers to your questions.

BtBS and the SABR Analytics Conference Awards

Here at the site, we'll be working to help identify the best baseball research and commentary as part of the SABR Analytics Conference in 2014.

Holiday gifts: Top 15 baseball books

Heading out to shop on Black Friday? Be sure to check our list of the best baseball books before you do.

Saber-friendly baseball crossword puzzle

Already not knowing what to do with yourself now that the offseason is upon us? Relax and test your sabermetrics and baseball IQ with this fun crossword puzzle.

Site Update: Analytics Toolbox

We've slightly updated and revised our Analytics Toolbox for 2013. Stop by, provide feedback, and maybe use a new resource?

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BtBS Podcast #73: In Our Defense

The guys discuss the Garza deal, top defenses and more.

BtBS Podcast #72: Dead on Arrival

The guys discuss Garza scenarios before the trade went down, but there's a lot of other good stuff, too.

BtBS Podcast #71: Ring Rust

The guys announce the pay-off from their All Star bet and discuss second half storylines.

BtBS Podcast #70: High Stakes

The guys discuss the Mets, All Star Weekend, lay some bets and more!

ASG 2013: The BtBS All-Star Reserves (NL Edition)

It's time to announce the 2013 BtBS All-Star team! Today we continue with our National League reserves!

BtBS Podcast #69: Canada and America, BFFs

The guys discuss the BtBS All Star Teams, Homer Bailey's no-no and much more!

ASG 2013: The BtBS All-Star Reserves (AL Edition)

It's time to announce the 2013 BtBS All-Star team! Today we continue with our American League reserves!

BtBS Podcast #68: Skunked

The guys discuss R.A. Dickey and The Maddux, the Pirates' bullpen and more.

BtBS Podcast #67: Imbalanced

The guys discuss three teenagers performing well at A-ball, the Jays' hot streak, division imbalance and more.

BtBS Podcast #66 - Picking Aces

The guys discuss the best 2-man and 4-man pitching combos in the league and much more.

BtBS Podcast #65: Doubles & Doubleheaders

The guys discuss Zach Wheeler, Wil Myers, Manny Machado and early All Star choices.

BtBS Podcast #64: The Joy(ce)

The guys discuss a pair of surprisingly strong AL outfielders, some under-appreciated starters and more.

BtBS Podcast #63: Introducing Beergraphs

Eno Sarris makes a guest appearance to discuss the new Beergraphs site, beer analytics and the cross-over between beer and baseball.

BtBS Podcast #62: Elite Tools

The guys discuss Domonic Brown, firing managers, Yasiel Puig and more.

BtBS Podcast #61: Extras

The guys discuss valuable bench players, insane WAR seasons and Japanese hot dogs.

BtBS Podcast #60: Building A Wall

A special guest co-host helps Blake break down three of the best hitters in baseball.

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