Regarding Mike Bates, it’s fair to say that he (a) writes for NotGraphs and SB Nation, (b) looks outward for affirmation of his self-worth, and (c) is the accidental guest on this edition of FanGraphs Audio.
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Audio after the jump. (Approximately 52 min play time.)
Carson Cistulli has published a book of aphorisms called Spirited Ejaculations of a New Enthusiast.