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Evaluating Baseballs Managers: A History and Analysis of Performance in the Major Leagues, 1876-2008 Chris Jaffe

Evaluating Baseballs Managers: A History and Analysis of Performance in the Major Leagues, 1876-2008

Chris Jaffe

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ISBN : 9780786439201
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333 pages
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This ambitious study of major league managers since the formation of the National League applies a sabermetric approach to gauging their performance and tendencies. Rather than focusing solely on in-game tactical decisions, it also analyzes broader,MoreThis ambitious study of major league managers since the formation of the National League applies a sabermetric approach to gauging their performance and tendencies. Rather than focusing solely on in-game tactical decisions, it also analyzes broader, off-the-field management issues such as handling players, fans, and media, enforcing team rules, working with the front office, and balancing pressure versus performance.