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Saturday, February 23, 2013

B-ref updates: Player/team twitter accounts

Wanna follow all the twitter accounts for everyone on the 40 man roster of the team of your choice?  Sean Forman has done the work for you.  Here’s the Yankees, for example. 

Also, in other B-ref update news, they’ve improved the Play Index - it now does splits searches for players and teams. Here’s the pitchers who allowed the most career bases-loaded walks.  I could’ve guessed Nolan Ryan would be #3, but who knew that Ryan Demspter would be #3?

Dag Nabbit at ExactlyAsOld.com Posted: February 23, 2013 at 11:07 AM | 5 comment(s) Login to Bookmark
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   1. Gamingboy Posted: February 23, 2013 at 02:45 PM (#4374793)
Forman does everything.
   2. Brian White Posted: February 23, 2013 at 03:10 PM (#4374823)
That last link doesn't work. I think you're looking for this.

Kenny Rogers is tied for sixth, and that's not even counting the postseason.
   3. cardsfanboy Posted: February 23, 2013 at 03:23 PM (#4374836)
I noticed this yesterday and didn't click on it. But it seems like a good idea for those who are into following twitter etc.
   4. flournoy Posted: February 23, 2013 at 04:47 PM (#4374917)
I'd have guessed Kenny Rogers as #1!
   5. McCoy Posted: February 23, 2013 at 06:19 PM (#4374957)
Finally! I've been waiting for split searches for probably 5 years.

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