Author Archives: Mark Simon

Stat of the Week: Who does the public want elected to the Hall of Fame?

Where do Barry Bonds and Roger Clemens stand?

New football podcast: Previewing Week 11

LISTEN HERE Former NFL scout Matt Manocherian (@mattmano) of Sports Info Solutions and football analytics pioneer Aaron Schatz (@FO_ASchatz) of Football Outsiders (@fboutsiders) discuss some of the biggest upsets from last week’s NFL slate (0:43) and preview the most important games for Week 11: Texans at Ravens (8:12), Jaguars at Colts (16:39) and Chiefs-Chargers from […]

Stat of the Week: A Surprising Win Shares Leader

It’s not Mike Trout, Christian Yelich or Cody Bellinger.

Top prop odds for Steelers-Browns

There are two good choices regarding Mason Rudolph and one on returning RB James Conner.

Which receivers are best at catching long passes?

Who is targeted the most? Who catches the highest percentage of targets?

Who has the best chance to reach MLB milestones? (Bill James Handbook excerpt)

Who has the best chance of hitting 500 or 600 home runs? What about the most likely pitcher to throw a no-hitter?

Bill James Handbook excerpt: The year in fathers and sons

In this excerpt from the Bill James Handbook, we look back at the year for the younger Biggio, Tatis, Guerrero, Yastrzemski, and Bichette.