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By: William Menna
Founded in 1969 as an American League franchise, the Milwaukee Brewers are now a National League team. The Brewers have been to three playoffs and one World Series while two pitchers have won more than 100 games with the organization. The Milwaukee Brewers' all-time wins...
How to calculate on-base plus slugging (OPS) in baseball
By: Juan Leer
Although it is a very simple stat, OPS (or, On-Base plus Slugging Percentage) can be a very effective way to measure the performance of a hitter in baseball. By no stretch of the imagination is it a comprehensive statistic, but if you are only looking...
Major league players hitting two grand slams in one game
By: George Stranz
It's a very rare occurrence when a major league baseball player hits two grand slams in one game. So rare, in fact, it has happened only 12 times in history. Since the last time the feat was achieved, there have been 10 6-hit games, eight...
Los Angeles Dodgers all-time home run leaders
By: John Roberts
The Los Angeles Dodgers rank as one of baseball's flagship franchises and the National League's equivalent of the New York Yankees. The team began life in 1884 as the Brooklyn Atlantics and went through numerous name changes like the Grays, Bridegrooms, Grooms, Dodgers and Superbas...
By: Michael Burgwin
EXCITEMENT AT THIRD BASEOne of the most exciting moments in any baseball game comes when a hitter tries for a triple. Of the many ways that a hitter can get on base, going nonstop form home to third is arguably the most difficult. Even a...
By: Todd Pheifer
The perfect game in Major League Baseball has been in the 2010 news for the right reasons, and the wrong reasons. Despite a fabulous pitching performance on June 2nd by Armando Galarraga of the Detroit Tigers, umpire Jim Joyce blew a call on what would...
Should Barry Bonds be Stripped of the Homerun Record yes
By: Nathan Perkins
I have two conflicting thoughts about it Barry Bonds and his home run record? . The stronger of these is that he did not come by the record honestly. Honesty is very important. The record is not really his. It could be arguerd that it partially...
How to read a box score
By: Erich Heinlein
Baseball is a game full of numbers. If you watched a baseball game, didn't know what you are watching and looked up at the big board in the outfield you wouldn't know what you are looking at. Box scores can come in a couple of...
By: Achyut Patil
VORP. WARP. ERA+. OPS. Pitch FX. WHAT.The last one was not a stat. There are so many new statistics coming into the public spotlight these days. But what are they? What do they mean? And where did they come from? It all starts with...
By: Chris Messner
OK, so you already know that the most home runs in a major league game by one player is four. Sixteen players have done it, most recently Josh Hamilton in 2012 for the Texas Rangers. Other articles under this heading have detailed each four-homer performance...

 

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