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Author Bradbury, J. C. (John Charles), 1973-

Title Hot stove economics : understanding baseball's second season / J.C. Bradbury.

Imprint New York : Copernicus Books, c2011.


Location Call No. OPAC Message Status
 Axe 2nd Floor Stacks  796.3576409 B726h 2011    ---  Available
Description xx, 260 p. : ill. ; 24 cm.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents pt. 1. Getting started. Why Johnny Estrada is worth Kevin Millwood: valuing players as assets -- Down with the triple-crown: evaluating on-field performance -- A career guide from little league to retirement: age and success in baseball -- pt. 2. Translating performance into dollars. Putting a dollar sign on the muscle: valuing players -- Deals, duds, and caveats: what do the estimates reveal? -- Winning on a dime: the best- and worst-managed franchises of the decade -- pt. 3. Projecting performance. Is C.C. Sabathia worth $161 million? Valuing long-run contracts -- You don't need a name to be traded: valuing minor-league prospects.
Subject Baseball -- Economic aspects -- United States.
ISBN 9781441962683 (pbk.)
1441962689 (pbk.)

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