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The Case for Michael Jordan

June 1, 2006 by


As I wander through the blogosphere I have come across a few comments from people – who I gather have not actually read The Wages of Wins – that we argue that Dennis Rodman is better than Michael Jordan. The statement is taken out of context from an article I published in 1999, where I […]

Does Baseball Need a Minimum Payroll?

June 1, 2006 by


While I need constant reminding of birthdays and anniversaries, for some reason I can recite Carl Yastrzemski career statistics at the drop of a hat. I can also remember, like it was yesterday, the great teams from mychildhood.  I certainly remember the great New York Yankees teams of the mid to late 1970s – %$*@ […]