Friday, August 28, 2015

Met fans.

Phillies announcer calls Mets fans “obnoxious”
by Craig Calcaterra
 
Aug 25, 2015, 10:30 AM EDT hardballtalk

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Who am I to disagree?

I never met a Met fan who knew what he was talking about. Sunday, June 24, 2012

Mr. Met and Mrs. Met, the official mascots of the New York Mets baseball team August 20, 2013 By slgckgc on Flick, via Wikimedia Commons

Wednesday, August 26, 2015

Hall of Fame pitchers ERA+ less than 110.

Careers, From 1901 to 2015, Hall Of Fame Members (as mlb players), (requiring earned_run_avg_plus<=110 and At least 1000 Innings Pitched), sorted by greatest Adjusted ERA+

Rk Player ERA+ IP From To Age G GS CG SHO GF W L W-L% SV H R ER BB SO ERA FIP HR BF IBB HBP BK WP Tm
1 Red Ruffing 109 4344.0 1924 1947 19-42 624 538 335 45 69 273 225 .548 18 4284 2115 1833 1541 1987 3.80 3.93 254 18546 58 7 46 BOS-NYY-CHW
2 Jesse Haines 109 3208.2 1918 1937 24-43 555 387 209 23 96 210 158 .571 11 3460 1556 1298 871 981 3.64 3.95 165 13644 57 6 55 CIN-STL
3 Don Sutton 108 5282.1 1966 1988 21-43 774 756 178 58 12 324 256 .559 5 4692 2104 1914 1343 3574 3.26 3.24 472 21631 102 82 21 112 LAD-HOU-MIL-OAK-CAL
4 Burleigh Grimes 108 4180.0 1916 1934 22-40 616 497 314 35 95 270 212 .560 18 4412 2050 1638 1295 1512 3.53 3.65 148 17974 101 12 92 PIT-BRO-NYG-STL-BSN-CHC-NYY
5 Early Wynn 107 4564.0 1939 1963 19-43 691 611 289 49 67 300 244 .551 16 4291 2037 1796 1775 2334 3.54 3.64 338 19408 36 64 2 51 WSH-CLE-CHW
6 Herb Pennock 106 3571.2 1912 1934 18-40 617 419 249 35 135 241 162 .598 37 3900 1699 1428 916 1227 3.60 3.50 128 15096 36 6 65 PHA-BOS-NYY
7 Catfish Hunter 104 3449.1 1965 1979 19-33 500 476 181 42 6 224 166 .574 1 2958 1380 1248 954 2012 3.26 3.66 374 14032 57 49 7 49 KCA-OAK-NYY
8 Rube Marquard 103 3306.2 1908 1925 21-38 536 408 197 30 82 201 177 .532 20 3233 1443 1130 858 1593 3.08 2.90 107 13641 39 5 81 NYG-BRO-CIN-BSN
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New York Giants pitcher Rube Marquard pitching at the Polo Grounds 1912 By Bain News Service [Public domain], via Wikimedia Commons

Hall of Fame pitchers ERA+ less than 100.

Careers, From 1901 to 2015, Hall Of Fame Members (as mlb players), (requiring earned_run_avg_plus<=100 and At least 1000 Innings Pitched), sorted by greatest Adjusted ERA+

Careers found: 0.

This is in stark contrast to the 13 Hall of Fame batters listed in the previous post with OPS+ less than 100.

Hall of Fame batters OPS+ less than 100.

Careers, From 1901 to 2015, Hall Of Fame Members (as mlb players), (requiring onbase_plus_slugging_plus<=100 and At least 3000 plate appearances), sorted by greatest Adjusted OPS+
Rk Player OPS+ PA From To Age G AB R H 2B 3B HR RBI BB IBB SO HBP SH SF GDP SB CS BA OBP SLG OPS Pos Tm
1 Pee Wee Reese 99 9470 1940 1958 21-39 2166 8058 1338 2170 330 80 126 885 1210 3 890 26 157 19 176 232 45 .269 .366 .377 .743 *65/H BRO-LAD
2 Lloyd Waner 99 8334 1927 1945 21-39 1993 7772 1201 2459 281 118 27 598 420 173 26 108 57 67 .316 .353 .393 .747 *8H7/945 CIN-BSN-PHI-BRO-PIT
3 Dave Bancroft 98 8249 1915 1930 24-39 1913 7182 1048 2004 320 77 32 591 827 487 23 212 145 75 .279 .355 .358 .714 *6/H457 PHI-NYG-BSN-BRO
4 Joe Tinker 96 7153 1902 1916 21-35 1806 6441 774 1690 263 114 31 785 416 526 10 285 336 12 .262 .308 .353 .661 *6/5H49 CHC-CIN-CHI
5 Rick Ferrell 95 7077 1929 1947 23-41 1884 6028 687 1692 324 45 28 734 931 277 10 103 55 29 35 .281 .378 .363 .741 *2/H SLB-BOS-WSH
6 Red Schoendienst 94 9224 1945 1963 22-40 2216 8479 1223 2449 427 78 84 773 606 15 346 21 97 19 180 89 27 .289 .337 .387 .724 *4H7/658 STL-NYG-MLN
7 Nellie Fox 93 10351 1947 1965 19-37 2367 9232 1279 2663 355 112 35 790 719 24 216 142 208 48 175 76 80 .288 .348 .363 .710 *4/H53 PHA-CHW-HOU
8 Phil Rizzuto 93 6719 1941 1956 23-38 1661 5816 877 1588 239 62 38 563 651 1 398 49 193 2 107 149 58 .273 .351 .355 .706 *6/H4 NYY
9 Ozzie Smith 87 10778 1978 1996 23-41 2573 9396 1257 2460 402 69 28 793 1072 79 589 33 214 63 167 580 148 .262 .337 .328 .666 *6/H SDP-STL
10 Bill Mazeroski 84 8379 1956 1972 19-35 2163 7755 769 2016 294 62 138 853 447 110 706 20 87 70 194 27 23 .260 .299 .367 .667 *4/H5 PIT
11 Ray Schalk 83 6237 1912 1929 19-36 1763 5306 579 1345 199 49 11 594 638 358 59 214 177 69 .253 .340 .316 .656 *2/H CHW-NYG
12 Luis Aparicio 82 11230 1956 1973 22-39 2601 10230 1335 2677 394 92 83 791 736 22 742 27 161 76 184 506 136 .262 .311 .343 .653 *6/H CHW-BAL-BOS
13 Rabbit Maranville 82 11254 1912 1935 20-43 2670 10078 1256 2605 380 177 28 884 839 756 39 300 21 291 112 .258 .318 .340 .658 *64/H5 BSN-PIT-CHC-BRO-STL
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Generated 8/26/2015.
Rabbit Maranville of the National League's Boston Braves, at West Side Grounds, Chicago, Illinois. -Description from Library of Congress, via Wiki Commons