Links from around the baseball blogosphere...
The Bonds Trial | Joe Posnanski
And the whole thing will end, and we will be right back where we started when trying to figure out the Selig Era. Well, we won’t be right back where we started … we’ll all be a little sadder. And then, we can look forward to the Roger Clemens trial this summer.
Free Kevin Slowey | Fangraphs
Over the last three years, only Roy Halladay, Cliff Lee, and Dan Haren have a better K/BB ratio than Kevin Slowey.
5+ Quality Start Losses in 2010 | Baseball Reference Blog
Believe it or not, Felix Hernandez did not have the most quality start losses in 2010.
Seamheads.com Ballparks Database | Seamheads
Awesome in-depth ballpark database - now up and running.
One of the more insulting columns you'll read this season | Hardball Talk
Awful journalism, brought to you by T.J. Simers of the Los Angeles Times.
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Tangotiger v "longtime sportswriter and editor" | Tom Tango
An interesting email exchange over sabermetrics between tom Tango and a longtime sportswriter.
Brendan Ryan Is The Shortstop, And Jack Wilson Is The Second Baseman | Lookout Landing
After giving it a lot of thought, the team has decided that putting Ryan at short and Wilson at second gives them their best alignment. It seems to make sense based on the reasons above, and I'll trust them until or unless this somehow turns into a nightmare.
Indians Fall from Grace in 2000s | Baseball America
A brief look at the Indians' downfall.
Mets' recent moves painful, encouraging | ESPN SweetSpot Blog
Alderson made the judgment -- a wise decision, by all accounts -- that Perez was washed up, so he cut bait. More teams should follow that example.
Major League Baseball Uniform Player's Contract | MLB Trade Rumors
Contracts are an obsession at MLB Trade Rumors, but have you ever seen an actual one? We got our hands on a real Uniform Player's Contract, with the identifying details removed.