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Why Baseball Has Statistics

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Right from its beginnings in the 1800s, baseball has been accompanied by a barrage of numbers. Why are statistics so important to baseball? Why did they develop so naturally, and why have they remained so fascinating for so long? What makes baseball different from football, basketball, and hockey?

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Mark Simon on September 20, 2010 17:58


Enjoyed this. You do a nice job with these. Liked the Jeter one too.

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