20th Century Replay (1938)

Negro League players

The following players will be entering the League.

1918-3B Judy Johnson BSN DONE
1919-OF Oscar Charleston CIN DONE
1920-SP Bullet Rogan SLA DONE
1920-SP Smokey Joe Williams CHN DONE
1922-OF Cool Papa Bell SLN DONE
1923-OF Martin Dihigo PHN DONE
1923-SP Willie Foster PHA DONE
1923-OF Turkey Stearns DET DONE
1924-SS Willie Wells NYY Traded to SLN for Rogers Hornsby DONE
1928-SP Stachel Paige CHA DONE
1930-C Josh Gibson PIT DONE
1933-SS Ray Dandridge CLE DONE
1934-1B Buck Leonard BSA DONE
1935-SP Leon Day WAS DONE
1939-OF Monte Irvin NYN
1942-C Roy Campanella BRK

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1936/37 offseason Schedule

(Fri.) 11/19 - Postseason awards, records and cleanup
(Sat.) 11/20 - progressions
(Sat.) 11/20 - Hall of Fame ballot
(Sun.) 11/21 - imports; turn on drops
(Mon.) 11/22 - 5:00 pm Pacific - deadline to report inaccuracies
(Mon.) 11/22 - 5:00 pm Pacific - turn on trades and free agency
(Fri.) 11/26 - 8:00 pm Pacific - Deadline for HOF vote
(Sat.) 11/27 - 8:00 pm Pacific - Deadline to cut rosters down to 25/6
(Sun.) 11/28 - Start new season

York outburst not enough to carry Tigers

Rudy York blasted 2 homers, but it wasn't enough to lift the Tigers over the White Sox. Chicago won by a score of 9-5. | Box

Cissell shines, Braves still lose to Chicago

Bill Cissell collected 4 hits last night, but it wasn't enough for the Braves. The Cubs won the contest, 9-2. | Box

Castleman tosses shutout for Giants

Philadelphia is hoping not to see Slick Castleman again for a long while. Castleman went the distance, leading New York to a 1-0 victory. Danny MacFayden was on fire, allowing just 3 hits over 9 innings for Philadelphia. | Box

Tigers fall to Indians despite Rowe's efforts

Schoolboy Rowe whiffed 8 batters, but the Indians managed to beat the Tigers, 4-3. | Box

Giants find a way to survive Vander Meer

Hits were hard to come by against Johnny Vander Meer last night, but the Giants pushed across enough to defeat the Reds, 2-1. Vander Meer allowed just 3 hits over 8 innings in the loss. | Box


WHO'S HOT - Last 5 Games

Z. Bonura, White Sox .2382 HR9 RBI
B. Dickey, Yankees .4123 HR6 RBI
R. Kress, Browns .5383 HR5 RBI
B. Akers, Red Sox .3572 HR6 RBI
R. York, Tigers .2223 HR5 RBI

WHO'S NOT - Last 5 Games

P. Waner, Pirates 3 for 23 (.130)
C. Reynolds, White Sox 3 for 21 (.143)
G. Walker, Tigers 4 for 21 (.190)
F. Pytlak, Indians 2 for 19 (.105)
B. Jordan, Braves 0 for 16 (.000)

Leaders: RBI

H. Trosky, Indians 53
M. Ott, Giants 51
Z. Bonura, White Sox 45
J. Gibson, Pirates 44
R. York, Tigers 42

Leaders: Wins

C. Blanton, Pirates 10
J. Tobin, Pirates 10
P. Dean, Cardinals 9
A. Liska, Senators 9
S. Rowe, Tigers 9

Hall of Fame candidates

OF - Ross Youngs: .290 BA, .775 OPS, 1,585 R (18), 2,980 H (12), 463 D, 204 T, 173 HR, 1,689 RBI (8), 119 SB, .958 FLD%; 7 AS, 8 NL titles, 5 WS rings (2/8)

SP - Harry Krause: 350 W (6), 3.76 ERA, 1.18 WHIP (T23), 8.4 H/9, 2,235 K (9), 133 CG (25), 27 SHO (T11); ROY, 3 CY, 7 AS, 13 AL titles, 4 WS rings (7/8)

RP - Dick Scott: 45-53 W/L, 704 SV (1), 3.03 ERA, 1.10 WHIP, 7.2 H/9, 2.7 BB/9, 3.8 K/9; 13 AS, 4 AL titles, 3 WS rings (5/8)

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12/6/2021 Home/Away Line upsgbacci
SCM yeah that's a good point - you're probably right then the back-end steals and steals against non-catchers balance out the teams that are trying to steal 3rd or ARE stealing against plus arms.... saying most people don't isn't necessarily true, remember there are a LOT of bot teams now, plus people who just don't change that setting.

Anyway, yeah, the big challenge here like we've discussed is that SB success rate just isn't a valid stat UNLESS we start restricting how often a player can steal. (And the argument that we don't do that with At Bats we've discussed before - it's not Apples to Apples....) So the guy who had a 67% rate on 14 attempts, that's fine, but then you're only going to be allowed to have him steal 14 times all season. Is that better? I don't know, I'm torn honestly. I think I've said before if I were rebuilding the sim from scratch I would probably build it that way, more akin to the real steal attempts by a player. A "PC 2.0" engine, that is probably how I'd do it. But even there, the problem is we don't manage the games, so we don't get to pick when we burn one of those 14 attempts.

BTW, I'd probably change at bat logic too... like if you had a guy who only batted 120 times in a season, once he goes over that, he starts getting penalized.

But again, these are things if I change them willy nilly, there would be a mutiny.
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