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Tuesday's Leader Local Lookahead

June 21, 2011

Tuesday, June 21
Local Sports Schedule

GLSCL
Mariners at Hamilton, 7:05 p.m.

ACME
Coldwater at St. Marys, 6:30 p.m.

Wapakoneta at Minster, 6:30 p.m.
 

Jr. ACME
St. Marys at Shawnee, 6:30 p.m.
 

My View: "Moneyball" and the place of stats in baseball

June 21, 2011

Finally America gets what it has been pining for: a movie about baseball statistics.

Heh.

“Moneyball”, Michael Lewis’  sports book that to people under 35 is a seminal reading the same way “Ball Four” by Jim Bouton  or

“The Boys of Summer” by Roger Kahn were to previous baseball-loving generations, comes to big screen in late September — just as baseball will be winding down its regular season and in time for Joe Buck to sneer at it on a Fox baseball broadcast.

VIDEO: Ohio State QB J.T. Barrett after his 6 TD passes against Kent State Ohio State QB J.T....
KENTON 26, ST. MARYS 7 ST. MARYS — The fourth quarter started so promising for the St....
Western Buckeye League Kenton 26, St. Marys 7 Wapakoneta 17, Elida 0 Bath 42, Defiance...

 

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