Found August 14, 2013 on The Giants Cove:
The search for answers in the tragic disappearance of the San Francisco Giants ability to win baseball games continues. Since the start of the 2013 season the local Bay Area sports media has come up with a series of theories in their attempt to explain exactly why the Giantes 2013 season ended faster than Lindsay Lohan's attendance at a rehab class. Trouble is, the local Bay Area baseball media consists of old school dudes who gave up trying understand advances in Major League Baseball statistical access and analysis about twenty years ago. For them, "sabermetrics" somehow equates to "computers", which then equates to "get off my front lawn you damn kids!" That's why we have SF Chronicle Giants beat writer Henry Schulman proudly posting the following recently: "You can throw all the stats you want at me to suggest otherwise, but there is something intangible that makes some hitters better in the clutch than others". So ...
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