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Here at Sons of Roto, we do our very best to relay advanced baseball statistics in a way that makes them easy to understand. Yet we still get e-mails like this:
You no make sense when rite. Numbers no like. Me angry. Me no read none no more.
Every Person From The Bible Belt”
So to try to help our readers understand what all those wacky statistics we use are about, your boy Daddy Starbucks has decided to post an Advanced Stats Primer. Trust me, after reading this shit, you’ll be hooked. You have no idea how much fun it is to tell your fiancée how her ravioli dish is three wins below replacement level. Just imagine the laughs you’ll draw from your buddies when you explain that the isolated power you generate whilst masturbating is in elite territory. The possibilities are endless.
So without further ado, here are the most useful (and most used) advanced stats you will find discussed on this site.
Class begins after the jump: