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Tuesday, July 7, 2009
Tuesday Taters


• I welcome Doug Glanville's nuanced, balanced take on Marvin Miller. Well, somewhat balanced. When Glanville writes that "our entire nation across the economic spectrum has been the beneficiary of his work and the work of the organization he headed for many decades, most often for the better," I have no idea what he means.

• Gee, maybe Adam Dunn really doesn't care about anything but hitting.

• The world of baseball research has lost a leading light. Maybe now I'll finally read his book.

• Baseball's biggest problem isn't drugs. It's this. Seriously.

• Just in case this isn't on your radar screen already: another Niekro is throwing knuckleballs.

• Chris Jaffe employs rigorous analysis to arrive at the best game, ever.

Best optical illusion, ever.