Baseball for the Thinking Fan

Login | Register | Feedback

You are here > Home > Baseball Newsstand > Baseball Primer Newsblog > Discussion
Baseball Primer Newsblog
— The Best News Links from the Baseball Newsstand

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 Posted: February 23, 2013 at 11:07 AM | 5 comment(s) Login to Bookmark
  Tags: history, sabermetrics

Reader Comments and Retorts

Go to end of page

Statements posted here are those of our readers and do not represent the BaseballThinkFactory. Names are provided by the poster and are not verified. We ask that posters follow our submission policy. Please report any inappropriate comments.

   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.

You must be Registered and Logged In to post comments.



<< Back to main

BBTF Partner

Support BBTF


Thanks to
Forsch 10 From Navarone (Dayn)
for his generous support.


You must be logged in to view your Bookmarks.

Hot Topics

NewsblogOMNICHATTER for LDS Day 6, 2015
(867 - 12:08am, Oct 14)
Last: zonk

NewsblogOTP: October 2015 3. Congress honors Red Land Little League
(302 - 12:05am, Oct 14)
Last: Howie Menckel

NewsblogDodgers Pick Kershaw to Start on 3 Days' Rest in Game 4 - The New York Times
(12 - 11:42pm, Oct 13)
Last: if nature called, ladodger34 would listen

NewsblogSteven Matz prepared for NLDS Game 4 start |
(7 - 11:41pm, Oct 13)
Last: JE (Jason)

NewsblogOT: Soccer October 2015
(198 - 11:40pm, Oct 13)
Last: Fancy Pants with a clinging marmoset on his Handle

NewsblogToronto Blue Jays’ R.A. Dickey would be ‘disappointed and sad’ if he doesn’t get a chance to pitch in post-season | National Post
(40 - 11:39pm, Oct 13)
Last: Baldrick

NewsblogOT: Wrestling Thread November 2014
(1119 - 11:07pm, Oct 13)
Last: Dock Ellis on Acid

NewsblogWhy MLB needs to suspend Dodgers' Chase Utley for over-the-top takeout -
(405 - 10:14pm, Oct 13)
Last: Ray (RDP)

NewsblogSpitball Bearings: Baseball and the Unruly World - Edge Effects
(1 - 9:49pm, Oct 13)
Last: Tulo's Fishy Mullet (mrams)

NewsblogAA: Harold Reynolds doesn’t think Canadians can catch foul balls
(28 - 9:47pm, Oct 13)
Last: Batman

NewsblogCubs hit six home runs, win Game 3 of NLDS |
(29 - 9:24pm, Oct 13)
Last: Meatwad stole 3rd base on Lester

NewsblogReplay Is Turning Baseball Into Football And I Hate It
(46 - 8:56pm, Oct 13)
Last: Rob_Wood

NewsblogESPN The Mag's Ultimate Standings 2015
(3 - 8:44pm, Oct 13)
Last: puck

NewsblogPrimer Dugout (and link of the day) 10-13-2015
(13 - 7:18pm, Oct 13)
Last: bobm

Hall of MeritMost Meritorious Player: 1910 Discussion
(17 - 5:51pm, Oct 13)
Last: Yardape

Page rendered in 0.2433 seconds
47 querie(s) executed