Yankees shining through adversity
They do that ... Most games down the stretch, the Yankees likely will start players who have been acquired in the last year at six of nine everyday positions. Yet the transition seems completely seamless. Yankee starting pitchers have won just once in ...
How Many Games Will The Orioles Win In 2013?
In preparing to make my win-total prediction for the 2013 Orioles, I did what any sensible soul would ... the number of marbles in the jar than to predict how many games the Orioles will win this year. Last year, the magic number was 93, just as it was ...
Statistical analysis: Projecting how may games the Jazz will win
How many wins will the Utah ... team that nets about 25 combined Win Shares from its players, like the Jazz did last season, will win about 25 games. To predict the number of Win Shares each Jazzman will produce this year, I created a projection formula ...
Yankees could learn from Red Sox re-tooling formula
The Red Sox have shown a willingness to do what the Yankees pretty much ... fifth time in the past 11 years that they fail to even make the playoffs and twice in that period they did make the postseason and never won a game. Yet Boston also has won three ...
How Far the Yankees-Red Sox Rivalry Has Fallen
But as the Yankees and Red Sox meet for a three-game series at Fenway Park ... stacked lineup for a lot of the years I've been here," Long said. "In the last few years, it's not the same type of lineup. You do the best you can with what you got."