12 April 2013

Watch Brian Kenny DESTROY Hawk Harrelson on sabermetrics

Personally, I don't get all of the hate and reluctance of so many of the baseball community towards sabermetrics. I mean, it's 2013, there is no reason not to embrace the wave of newer statistical methods. And so when noted clown Hawk Harrelson made some dumb comments about sabermetrics, including how it "got a lot of people fired," because nobody got fired when using traditional methods, my boy Brian Kenny went after him yesterday and crushed his reasoning, showcasing the amount of success the Rays, A's and Red Sox have had with the newer methods. Let's go to the videotape.


Indeed.

H/T Hardball Talk

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