Yes, Virginia, the East Coast Bias is alive and well.
I confess: I can’t read this article in its entirety, but if you’re a) a die-hard sabermatrician; or b) a Phillies fan, you may want to check it out. The Phillies Nation blog is jumping on the “Ruben Amaro is Ed Wade’s revenge” bandwagon. Or, in other words: bad deal.
Beyond the Box Score jumped on the anti-Howard Contract bandwagon as well.
In case you’re interested, Baseball America’s High School Top 25 for the week is posted.
Cardboard Gods has a great post up about George Brett.
Methinks Jeff Karstens is not a proportional response to the pitching difficulties of the Pirates.