Found August 22, 2013 on Sports Brothers Report:
States of Matter in Baseball by This article was sent to us by Steven Moretti of BumTheory.We are appreciative.  Thank you, Steven. Why does B.J. Upton stink this year? Why is Josh Hamilton a shadow of himself in LA? Why is Josh Donaldson an elite player in 2013? With the vast array of baseball data, how could the Braves and Angels be so off on their projections? There are REAL answers to these questions, we just don’t know them. Baseball players are athletes and athletes are human beings. So, what are humans made of? While there is more to a human being than his/her elemental make up, you can see that we are physically only made up of a few basic elements. To sum this up; regardless of how good of an athlete you are, you are still made from the same elements as everyone else. Lets jump to water for a minute. Water is a compound; more basic than the composition of a human being, but still just an atomic compound. In fact, 58%-78% of the human body is comprised of wa...

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After two straight seasons of signing the highest profile free agent hitter (Albert Pujols in 2012, Josh Hamilton in 2013), it appears Los Angeles Angels owner is ready to give the axe to his management team.  According to Jon Morosi of (who quotes industry sources) ongoing “philosophical differences” plague the Angels ownership as compared to the front office...
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