S43 Gold Ink Test

The last couple of seasons, my Gold Ink Test blog segment has taken a more targeted approach by focusing on those players I see has having the most realistic chance at making the cut for virtual Cooperstown rather than an overview of each candidate. The way that I have selected players to focus on is … More S43 Gold Ink Test

S42 Playoff Preview

Those of you who have been around for awhile are familiar with the fact that I produce a Playoff Preview segment every year, and traditionally I have compared the two teams in every matchup using ERA, Runs Per Game, Fielding Percentage and Head-To-Head wins before making a prediction. During the MLB playoffs this season, though, … More S42 Playoff Preview

S42 Playoff Races

As we reach the 120 game mark, the Wild Card Standings appear on the Standings page and my annual Playoff Races blog is now underway. Take a look below to see where your team stands in terms of magic numbers, as well as my brief thoughts on how each of the races are shaping up: … More S42 Playoff Races

S42 3rd Quarter

As the playoff races heat up, here’s a look at how things stand in terms of who is playing the best overall baseball in FYC to this point. Playoff teams are in green, and theoretically they would take the top 12 spots here as the twelve best teams…let’s see how it actually played out: Rank … More S42 3rd Quarter

S42 All Star Break

The true mid-way point of the season, game #81, occurred over the weekend. However, I was out of town and missed the chance to record the win percentages of the league at that point so I will settle for the unofficial mid-point: the All-Star Break. At the quarter-pole, the top seven teams all had Projected … More S42 All Star Break

S42 First Quarter

We are just over a quarter of the way through S42, so I’m a little delinquent in getting this post up, but the numbers reflect how things stood through the first 41 contests of the year. There are things to keep an eye on at the top and bottom of the table at the moment, … More S42 First Quarter