April 16, 2007

FLY SHAGGER (via The Other Brother):

PODCAST: Baseball Science (Scientific American, April 04, 2007: Science Talk)

In this episode, former big league pitcher Dr. Dave Baldwin talks about his run-in with Ted Williams, his life in science, the physics of the gyroball versus the slider, and how he finally made it to the Baseball Hall of Fame. Plus we'll test your knowledge about some baseball science. Websites mentioned on this episode include

http://www.dartmouth.edu/~chance/chance_news/recent_news/chance_news_13.04.html

http://www.baseballprospectus.com/article.php?articleid=3486

http://www.americanscientist.org/template/AssetDetail/assetid/42392

Posted by Orrin Judd at April 16, 2007 12:00 AM
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