By The Numbers: Controversial Stats Give Reason To Doubt FairnessMr. Jacob Carpenter is another student presently taking a course on sabermetrics. In this installment of By The Numbers, he doesn't mince words as he looks at some “controversial” numbers.
Sosa: McGwire And I Should Be In Hall -- Oh, And I Might Run For President Of D.R.Sammy Sosa thinks he and fellow steroid-tainted star Mark McGwire belong in the Hall of Fame. Slammin' Sammy also said the Chicago Cubs should retire his number, and he left open the possibility of running for president of the Dominican Republic.
By The Numbers: Do Bonds, Clemens, Mac, Palmeiro and Sosa Belong In The Hall?In this installment of By The Numbers, I would like to briefly discuss five candidates. In alphabetical order they are Barry Bonds, Roger Clemens, Mark McGwire, Rafael Palmeiro and Sammy Sosa.