View Full Version : Heard on "stat of the week"
02-26-2004, 10:17 AM
With John Dewan...White Sox ranked 25th in off season moves as measured by Bill James' Win Shares. Cubs were like 5th. Tigers were #1!
02-26-2004, 10:23 AM
Originally posted by poorme
Tigers were #1!
Look out! The Tigers may win 60 games this year!
02-26-2004, 10:29 AM
Ozzie Guillen over Manuel has to equal about 5-7 wins, and I am not even a big fan of Ozzie just yet. That is more than any player.
02-26-2004, 03:24 PM
Its sad that we think that hiring a rookie manager is the number one addition to our team that was made this offseason.
02-26-2004, 03:41 PM
He also said (this I found amazing) - Bartolo Colon was worth +17 win-shares and Uribe was worth +9.
That must be some absolutely AMAZING defense Uribe played last year, because he didn't get those win-shares with the bat.
If you're wondering whether +9 is good or not, Maddux earned +11 last season.
If hype was related to Win-Shares - the media would have had to go 9/11ths as nuts over Uribe as they did over Maddux.
That would have been awesome!
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