Found February 13, 2013 on
PLAYERS: Barry Bonds
A lawyer for Barry Bonds has urged a federal appeals court to toss out the slugger's obstruction of justice felony conviction.

Barry Bonds seeks to have felony conviction dismissed

When thinking about people I have absolutely zero sympathy for, Barry Bonds shoots right to the top of the list. That’s why I laughed out loud when I heard that baseball’s all-time home run king* is attempting to have his felony conviction for obstruction of justice overturned. Bonds’ lawyer Dennis Riordan argued before a federal appeals court on Wednesday that a rambling answer...

OPS+ The number one stat to measure hitters

Recently I was informed by a very wise Sabermetrics professor, if there was one stat to quantify hitting the statistic  to use would be Adjusted OPS+ The formula given at 100*(OBP/lg OBP + SLG/lg SLG -1) Adjusted to the player’s ballpark. There is no definition of how each ballpark is adjusted. Shouldn’t...
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