MGL’s New Blog

MGL (Mitchel Licthman), the man behind UZR and co-author of The Book: Playing the Percentages in Baseball, has a new spot where he’ll be sharing his baseball research and game strategy analysis.

Head over to to read his playoff analysis and more!

From the site’s about page:

As the sole author of this site, I take full responsibility for everything in it . Feel free to comment, if comments be allowed; however, if I don’t like your comment for any reason, I will delete it. I am also quite grumpy, so if you don’t like surly, pettish, fractious, and sometimes downright churlish banter, this may not be the blog for you. However, if you like to read about occasionally interesting baseball analysis, this is definitely the site for you.

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Thanks for the shout out! There is definitely some good commentary there already and I plan on publishing some good research from time to time.

Get it while it is hot! I am already fading fast. Who knew that keeping fresh content on a blog is a 24/7 job?

It is just me, and it will always be free! No advertising either.


Churlish? Pfft. Sounds more like if Sullivan and Cameron had a baby and then that baby became cloddish.