Book: Big Data Baseball
Book Reviews

Book: Big Data Baseball

Travis Sawchik’s new book Big Data Baseball: Math, Miracles, and the End of a 20-Year Losing Streak is wonderful. Even though its primary subject is the Pittsburgh Pirates (Sawchik covers the Pirates and MLB for the Pittsburgh Tribune-Review) it is must reading for anyone interested in modern major league baseball, regardless of which baseball cap … Continue reading

Silly bunt, third base coach fail, great catch, Cueto in blue….Reds three game win streak snapped
Titanic Struggle Recap

Silly bunt, third base coach fail, great catch, Cueto in blue….Reds three game win streak snapped

The Reds best pitcher of the last twenty years made his debut 491 miles northeast, in another country. Meanwhile, a young Reds pitcher who considered the former ace his mentor struggled to hold an early 3-1 lead. The result was the Reds three game winning streak snapped on a 5-4 loss, and brokenhearted Reds fans seeing … Continue reading