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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.

ST. MARYS — Four different St. Marys hitters drove two runs, the offense put up a 10-spot...
  MINSTER — The Minster softball team scored five runs in the bottom of the first...
VERSAILLES  —  The St. Marys baseball team got a pair of complete games on the...

 

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