Comments on: Ike Davis and a team going 10-0 in a player’s first 10 games http://www.baseball-reference.com/blog/archives/5659 This and that about baseball stats. Tue, 16 Jul 2013 17:01:55 +0000 hourly 1 https://wordpress.org/?v=4.6 By: Johnny Twisto http://www.baseball-reference.com/blog/archives/5659/comment-page-1#comment-16937 Fri, 30 Apr 2010 04:22:22 +0000 http://www.baseball-reference.com/blog/?p=5659#comment-16937 I remember Barbaro Garbey leading the league in batting in the early going. His BA didn't drop below .350 until 5/25/84. I remember Sparky Anderson talking him up. Or maybe I remember reading years later that Anderson had been talking him up. I didn't realize until now that Garbey was 27 that year. Nor did I remember that Garbey was only playing about 2/3 of the time.

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By: Shlomo http://www.baseball-reference.com/blog/archives/5659/comment-page-1#comment-16936 Fri, 30 Apr 2010 02:46:13 +0000 http://www.baseball-reference.com/blog/?p=5659#comment-16936 Incidentally, Argenis Reyes is, I believe, playing independent ball.

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By: Raphy http://www.baseball-reference.com/blog/archives/5659/comment-page-1#comment-16934 Fri, 30 Apr 2010 02:37:02 +0000 http://www.baseball-reference.com/blog/?p=5659#comment-16934 from the 10-0 list, only Garbey and Dye made it to 11. Both were stopped there.

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By: Links: free agents and such « Caught Looking http://www.baseball-reference.com/blog/archives/5659/comment-page-1#comment-16925 Thu, 29 Apr 2010 23:59:33 +0000 http://www.baseball-reference.com/blog/?p=5659#comment-16925 [...] this Ike Davis fellow that was called up by the Mets and is raking through his first 10 games? Well BR’s Stat of the Day breaks down his game logs through 10 games as the Mets have gone 9-1 since Ike Davis arrived in New [...]

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By: TheGoof http://www.baseball-reference.com/blog/archives/5659/comment-page-1#comment-16924 Thu, 29 Apr 2010 23:27:45 +0000 http://www.baseball-reference.com/blog/?p=5659#comment-16924 In Garbey's case, it doesn't hurt to come up with one of the greatest teams ever, the 1984 Tigers.

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By: Gerry http://www.baseball-reference.com/blog/archives/5659/comment-page-1#comment-16923 Thu, 29 Apr 2010 22:52:02 +0000 http://www.baseball-reference.com/blog/?p=5659#comment-16923 Ed Armbrister may not have had "significant big-league success," but he has a secure place in baseball history due to that little incident in the 10th inning in Game 3 of the 1975 World Series.

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By: Andy http://www.baseball-reference.com/blog/archives/5659/comment-page-1#comment-16912 Thu, 29 Apr 2010 19:41:30 +0000 http://www.baseball-reference.com/blog/?p=5659#comment-16912 It's a bug with the linking tool that I decided to leave alone so Sean could see it.

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By: Ryan http://www.baseball-reference.com/blog/archives/5659/comment-page-1#comment-16911 Thu, 29 Apr 2010 19:38:55 +0000 http://www.baseball-reference.com/blog/?p=5659#comment-16911 Was that an accident to link "unlIKE DAVIS" to Ike Davis' player page or was it a clever play on words/links?

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By: JML update: Games of April 28 » Kaplan’s Korner on Jews and Sports http://www.baseball-reference.com/blog/archives/5659/comment-page-1#comment-16906 Thu, 29 Apr 2010 18:46:17 +0000 http://www.baseball-reference.com/blog/?p=5659#comment-16906 [...] Baseball-Reference has one of its usual quirky examinations as it looks at Ike Davis‘ first 10 games, in which the Mets are 9-1. In yesterday’s 7-3 win –  the conclusion of a sweep over the Dodgers — Davis was 2-4 with a RBI. He’s batting .355 over his first ten games. [...]

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By: Andy http://www.baseball-reference.com/blog/archives/5659/comment-page-1#comment-16904 Thu, 29 Apr 2010 17:11:30 +0000 http://www.baseball-reference.com/blog/?p=5659#comment-16904 Perfect except that Matsui didn't have a callup. He came straight from Japan to the majors.

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