Comments on: BoondockSaint’s Contest http://www.baseball-reference.com/blog/archives/1366 This and that about baseball stats. Tue, 16 Jul 2013 17:01:55 +0000 hourly 1 https://wordpress.org/?v=4.6 By: whiz http://www.baseball-reference.com/blog/archives/1366/comment-page-1#comment-6555 Fri, 24 Apr 2009 22:09:16 +0000 http://www.baseball-reference.com/sotd/?p=1366#comment-6555 Here goes...

1. KC
2. Betancourt
3. Tor
4. Pit
5. Sabathia
6. Zito
7. Tampa Bay
8. Florida
9. Rollins, Young, Jeter
10. Howard
11. Hernandez
12. FRod
13. Greinke
14. 3B
15. Pettitte
16. AL East
17. Angels
18. Cubs
19. First basemen
20. Colorado
21. Baltimore
22. 35+ SB
23. 210 So
24. SB leader
25. NY
26. 96 wins
27. 30-30
28. RBI leader
29. NL
30. AL
31. ARod
32. Pit
33. CS home
34. Halladay
35. Sizemore, Roberts, Ellsbury SB
36. Oakland
37. Nats losses
38. WS games
39. NL West > .500
40. AL

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By: BunnyWrangler http://www.baseball-reference.com/blog/archives/1366/comment-page-1#comment-6420 Fri, 10 Apr 2009 13:14:48 +0000 http://www.baseball-reference.com/sotd/?p=1366#comment-6420 1. Royals
2. Yuniesky
3. Blue Jays (does this count Rockies pitchers?)
4. Pirates' deficit
5. Santana
6. BBs
7. HRs
8. Marlins
9. Jeter, Young, Rollins
10. Howard
11. Hernandez's ERA will be higher
12. Francisco
13. Lee
14. 3Bs
15. Burnett
16. AL East
17. Angels
18. Cubs
19. 1Bs
20. Coors (does this include HRs by both the home and away teams?)
21. Orioles
22. SBs
23. Ks
24. SBs
25. Tigers
26. Losses
27. 30-30
28. RBI
29. NL
30. NL!
31. Ortiz
32. Pirates
33. Successful steals
34. Halladay
35. SBs
36. A's
37. Nats losses
38. World Series games
39. Teams under .500 in AL East
40. AL

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By: pcg http://www.baseball-reference.com/blog/archives/1366/comment-page-1#comment-6388 Mon, 06 Apr 2009 19:30:22 +0000 http://www.baseball-reference.com/sotd/?p=1366#comment-6388 1.Number of wins for Pirates
2.Number of errors by Yuniesky Betancourt
3.Team batting average for Rockies
4.Number of games behind division leader for Mariners
5.Number of wins by Johan Santana
6.Number of walks issued by MLB leader at end of season
7.Number of home runs by Nationals
8.Number of errors committed by Tigers
9.Number of home runs by Manny Ramirez
10.Number of strikeouts by Ryan Howard
11.Team ERA of Rangers
12.Number of saves by all Cubs pitchers
13.Number of innings pitched by Zack Greinke
14.Number of triples by Jose Reyes
15.Number of games started by Andy Pettitte
16.Number of teams from AL East in playoffs
17.Number of divisions won by Angels
18.Number of wins by Phillies
19.Number of bases stolen by all first basemen in MLB
20.Number of home runs hit in Coors Field (Rockies)
21.Number of stolen bases against the Braves
22.Number of players with over 35 home runs
23.Number of pitchers with 210+ strikeouts
24.Number of stolen bases by MLB leader at end of season
25.Number of different pitchers used by Yankees
26.Number of teams with over 95 losses
27.Number of players in 30-30 club at end of season (30 HRs and 30 SBs)
28.Number of home runs hit by top three MLB leaders at end of season
29.Batting average by AL leader at end of season
30.Games won by AL in interleague play
31.Slugging percentage of David Ortiz
32.Number of stolen bases by all Pirates players
33.Number of times players get caught stealing home by all of MLB
34.Number of complete games by Roy Hallady
35.Number of home runs by Prince Fielder, Mark Teixeira and Miguel Cabrera
36.Number of walks taken by all Brewers players
37.Number of games lost by Nationals
38.Number of games it takes to decide World Series
39.Number of teams that finish over .500 in NL West
40.Number of NL pitchers with 20+ wins

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By: BoondockSaint http://www.baseball-reference.com/blog/archives/1366/comment-page-1#comment-6386 Mon, 06 Apr 2009 18:12:53 +0000 http://www.baseball-reference.com/sotd/?p=1366#comment-6386 Hey Raphy, thanks a bunch for giving this topic its own post. I think this will be a fun little competition. I'll keep track of it all and answer any questions about it. Here are my answers.

1.Number of wins for Royals
2.Number of errors by Yuniesky Betancourt
3.Team batting average for Rockies
4.Number of games behind division leader for Pirates
5.Number of wins by CC Sabathia
6.Number of walks issues by MLB leader at end of season
7.Number of home runs by Nationals
8.Number of double plays turned by Marlins
9.Number of home runs by Manny Ramirez
10.Number of strikeouts by Ryan Howard
11.Team ERA of Rangers
12.Number of saves by Francisco Rodriguez
13.Number of innings pitched by Zack Greinke
14.Number of home runs by Jose Reyes
15.Number of games started by AJ Burnett
16.Number of teams from AL East in playoffs
17.Number of divisions won by Angels
18.Number of wins by Cubs
19.Number of bases stolen by all first basemen in MLB
20.Number of home runs hit in Coors Field (Rockies)
21.Number of stolen bases against the Orioles
22.Number of players with over 35 home runs
23.Number of pitchers with 210+ strikeouts
24.Number of stolen bases by MLB leader at end of season
25.Number of different pitchers uses by Yankees
26.Number of teams with over 95 wins
27.Number of home runs hit by Micah Owings
28.Number of RBI by MLB leader at end of season
29.Batting average of AL leader at end of season
30.Games won by AL in interleague play
31.Slugging percentage of David Ortiz
32.Number of stolen bases by all Pirates players
33.Number of times players get caught stealing home by all of MLB
34.Number of complete games by Roy Halladay
35.Number of home runs by Prince Fielder, Mark Teixeira and Miguel Cabrera
36.Number of walks taken by all Athletics players
37.Number of games lost by Nationals
38.Number of games it takes to decide World Series
39.Number of teams that finish over .500 in NL West
40.Number of AL pitchers with 20+ wins

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By: JohnnyTwisto http://www.baseball-reference.com/blog/archives/1366/comment-page-1#comment-6383 Mon, 06 Apr 2009 17:35:58 +0000 http://www.baseball-reference.com/sotd/?p=1366#comment-6383 1.Number of wins for Pirates
2.Number of errors by Yuniesky Betancourt
3.Team batting average for Rockies
4.Number of games behind division leader for Mariners
5.Number of wins by CC Sabathia
6.Number of strikeouts by Barry Zito
7.Number of stolen bases by Rays
8.Number of double plays turned by Marlins
9.Number of home runs by Jimmy Rollins, Michael Young and Derek Jeter combined
10.Number of strikeouts by Ryan Howard
11.Team ERA of Rangers
12.Number of saves by all Cubs pitchers
13.Number of innings pitched by Zack Greinke
14.Number of home runs by Jose Reyes
15.Number of games started by Andy Pettitte
16.Number of teams from AL East in playoffs
17.Number of divisions won by Mariners, Athletics and Rangers combined
18.Number of wins by Cubs
19.Number of bases stolen by all first basemen in MLB
20.Number of home runs hit in Coors Field (Rockies)
21.Number of stolen bases against the Orioles
22.Number of players with over 35 stolen bases
23.Number of pitchers with 210+ strikeouts
24.Number of stolen bases by MLB leader at end of season
25.Number of different pitchers uses by Tigers
26.Number of teams with over 95 losses
27.Number of home runs hit by Micah Owings
28.Number of RBI by MLB leader at end of season
29.Batting average by NL leader at end of season
30.Games won by AL in interleague play
31.Slugging percentage of Alex Rodriguez
32.Number of stolen bases by all Pirates players
33.Number of times players get caught stealing home by all of MLB
34.Number of complete games by Roy Hallady
35.Number of bases stolen by Grady Sizemore, Brian Robers and Jacoby Ellsbury
36.Number of walks taken by all Athletics players
37.Number of games lost by Nationals
38.Number of games it takes to decide World Series
39.Number of teams that finish over .500 in NL West
40.Number of NL pitchers with 20+ wins

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By: Redsauce http://www.baseball-reference.com/blog/archives/1366/comment-page-1#comment-6374 Mon, 06 Apr 2009 16:25:43 +0000 http://www.baseball-reference.com/sotd/?p=1366#comment-6374 1) Number of Royals’ wins
2) Number of errors by Yuniesky Betancourt
3) Team batting average for Rockies
4) Number of games behind division leader for Pirates
5) Number of wins by Johan Santana
6) Number of strikeouts by Barry Zito
7) Number of stolen bases by Rays
8) Number of double plays turned by Marlins
9) Number of home runs by Jimmy Rollins, Michael Young and Derek Jeter combined
10) Number of strikeouts by Mark Reynolds
11) ERA of Livan Hernandez
12) Number of saves by Francisco Rodriguez
13) Number of innings pitched by Cliff Lee
14) Number of home runs by Jose Reyes
15) Number of games started by A.J. Burnett
16) Number of teams from AL East in playoffs
17) Number of divisions won by Angels
18) Number of wins by Cubs
19) Number of bases stolen by all first basemen in MLB
20) Number of home runs hit in Nationals Park (Nationals)
21) Number of stolen bases against the Braves
22) Number of players with over 35 home runs
23) Number of pitchers with 210+ strikeouts
24) Number of stolen bases by MLB leader at end of season
25) Number of different pitchers uses by Tigers
26) Number of teams with over 95 wins
27) Number of home runs hit by Micah Owings
28) Number of RBI by MLB leader at end of season
29) Batting average by AL leader at end of season
30) Games won by AL in interleague play
31) Slugging percentage of David Ortiz
32) Number of stolen bases by all Pirates players
33) Number of times home gets stolen by all of MLB
34) Number of complete games by Roy Hallady
35) Number of home runs by Prince Fielder, Mark Teixeira and Miguel Cabrera
36) Number of walks taken by all Athletics players
37) Number of games won by Red Sox
38) Number of games it takes to decide World Series
39) Number of teams that finish under .500 in AL East (this will actually be a push)
40) Number of AL pitchers with 20+ wins

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