Today's links should go down easy, like Oleo wrapped in Grade A molasses ...
This is ostensibly about Babe Ruth, Roger Clemens, and (most of all) America, but it also says as much about Bill James as anything I've read.
Why Joe Posnanski likes Wins Above Replacement. (Now, if we can just figure out which WAR is better and stick with it ...)
Not new news, but it's worth saying again (via MythBusters) that a corked bat isn't a better bat.
This graph, which speaks fairly well for itself, is one of my favorites of this season.
Over at DRaysBay last week, Erik Hahmann raised the subject of the media's responsibility, with a guest appearance by Carson Cistulli and a spirited discussion in response.
Watching the Game reviews one of the more interesting baseball books I read last year.
Well, the Mariners found their scapegoat ... Dave Cameron with most of what you care to know about the Josh Lueke situation.