These numbers tell the REAL truth!

(The truth, that is, about the 2013 season the way Off Base handles it, anyway.)

Updated: April 3, 2013, 2:46 PM ET
By Jim Caple | ESPN.com

Horse racing might be the sport of kings, but baseball is the sport of accountants. We count the days until pitchers and catchers report. Then we count the days until Opening Day. And then we start counting down our favorite team's Magic Number to clinch a title. Or, at least, we do if we don't live in Pittsburgh or Kansas City.

Some of the numbers we'll be counting this season …

.580: The Dodgers' expected winning percentage on Sept. 29, the last day of the ...

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