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post #1 of 3 (permalink) Old 10-27-2012, 02:08 PM Thread Starter
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Minor League Baseball feelings on "The New Bill James Historical Abstract"?

hey guys i don't know much abut baseball history so to learn more i have been reading "The New Bill James Historical Abstract" and i have to say i like it allot. I think its interesting to learn about the game dating bak to 1870 and the math equations he uses to evaluate players.

however i have run in to people who love him and people who hate him. what are your feelings on him and tis book.
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I like Bill James. Smart dude.




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Same here. I actually have that book in my own little personal library, but I've never read it page to page.. I've mostly just skipped around. It's a good one.


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