Archive for 'Strategy'


CR – Catching Up

Finishing up with the catching up, here are the two articles I’ve written at CardRunners Fantasy since my last post: How Well Can We Predict Saves? – The final article in my four-part series on closers, throwing all of the variables together to see how well we can predict which closers will keep their jobs [...]

BP – Catching Up

I haven’t posted here in a while, so here’s a run-down of the Baseball Prospectus articles you may have missed since I last posted:

BP – Catching Up On Articles

I haven’t posted them in a while, so in case you’ve missed some of my BP articles, my last three can be found here: Deadline Movers and Shakers – A look at the players who had their value affected by the Trade Deadline (both directly and indirectly) The Offensive Gamble – A look at a [...]

FD – How Bad Would it be to Start a Relief Pitcher in FanDuel?

My FanDuel article this week looks at whether starting a reliever is a sound strategy in FanDuel.

CR – Does Prior Experience Matter for a Closer?

Continuing my series on closers at the website for the CardRunners Experts League, I look at whether past closing experience makes a difference in whether or not a closer keeps his job. Managers seem to love guys who have a “closer’s mentality” or who are “proven closers”, and it’s interesting to see whether the numbers [...]