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    Poll: I would have a very hard time rooting for a team...

    I would have a very hard time rooting for a team with Mike Vick or Ben Roethlisberger.

    Outside of that, we are all human. There aren't "good guys" and "bad guys" but rather all kinds of people...
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    If you question someone's authority on a given...

    If you question someone's authority on a given subject (cough, cough), it seems you are far more likely to be disciplined for your independent thinking.
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    I don't think that you understand that I'm...

    I don't think that you understand that I'm ultimately agreeing with you to a point. No, there is no way to quantify psychological predisposition (and yes, it matters--not sure how such a gigantic...
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    I answered a question with a question. Socratic...

    I answered a question with a question. Socratic method... definitely nothing new...

    And you are quite the objective mod aren't you? My goodness. Stay out of it. The kid can stick up for himself,...
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    How can you fairly ignore information,...

    How can you fairly ignore information, quantifiable or no, and make statements with such certainty?

    The arrogance of modern baseball fans never amazes.
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    But more importantly, I'm annoyed and embarrassed...

    But more importantly, I'm annoyed and embarrassed when you folks snark and laugh off anyone who tries to bring anything else to the table. It's so childish and insecure.
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    Because, as has been noted, not everything is...

    Because, as has been noted, not everything is quantifiable.

    But hey, if you want to stay in your safe little bubble here where nothing but the numbers need be discussed, you're welcome to it.
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    Let's see the proof.

    Let's see the proof.
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    And more to the point, how can people like you...

    And more to the point, how can people like you speak with such certainty about things when you ignore gigantic swaths of subjective information? (I realize that most online baseball fans think that...
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    lol yes of course. The brain has always been an...

    lol yes of course. The brain has always been an overrated muscle.
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    Apparently Bill James is hopping on board, as...

    Apparently Bill James is hopping on board, as well.
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    Because I'm not arrogant enough to think that I...

    Because I'm not arrogant enough to think that I can know everything there is to know.
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    Given that anyone who brings up anything that...

    Given that anyone who brings up anything that isn't quantifiable (no matter how real or potentially important) is immediately snarked off of this forum and you seem to be the ring leader, I'd say...
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    I'd also like to hear more about Bill James...

    I'd also like to hear more about Bill James becoming a believer in clutch. Anyone have a link to support that?
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    So the psychological predisposition of a player...

    So the psychological predisposition of a player is real, potentially important, and yet we are to be laughed off by bringing it up?

    It seems as if you are trying to protect an imaginary castle.
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    Some human actions are measurable. Not the...

    Some human actions are measurable. Not the actions inside their brains though--psychological predispositions are completely unmeasurable. So should we completely ignore them? They are as real as the...
  17. On this site, we are living in a world in which...

    On this site, we are living in a world in which every single completed pass is equal, every win is of equal importance, and championships are overrated. In other words, a world that doesn't exist...
  18. That's exactly what happened. Kinda sad.

    That's exactly what happened. Kinda sad.
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    Is every single thing of value in baseball...

    Is every single thing of value in baseball quantifiable?
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    This seems like a perfectly reasonable response.

    This seems like a perfectly reasonable response.
  21. Um, when did anyone say that? lol you really...

    Um, when did anyone say that?

    lol you really think you have some ground breaking ideas, don't you?
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    That is one very sophisticated worldview you have...

    That is one very sophisticated worldview you have there.
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    So do I. Who cares?

    So do I. Who cares?
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    Poll: The Giants put out a quality product...

    The Giants put out a quality product consistently, and their organization is run with class. I'd go with them out of the three.
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    When did this happen? Was there a study?

    When did this happen? Was there a study?
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