Re: Caught Stealing: Al 1912, NL 1913
- I made the changes to McCarthy, Seymour and Hoblitzel that Harlow
recommended for the NL 1913 data. Pete Palmer also came across the
NL 1913 CS data a couple of years ago and included it in his ESPN BE.
He used the same values for these three as Harlow suggested.
Regarding the AL 1912 CS data, Pete confirmed that the italics for the
1912 AL OCS data in the BE indeed reflected estimated totals based on
> In the TSN Alex McCarthy is listed with 2 CS, not 0, Cy Seymour is
> listed twice in the article. I think the correct one is 2 SB, 1 CS
> since the 2 SB matches his recorded SB total, as opposed to the 1 SB
> for the mislabeled player that Levitt used. Also, Dick Hoblitzel is
> questionable. I agree that the CS *looks* mostly like 13 (I had
> entered 13 the first pass thru also) but it kind of looks like 12
> also. Given that the SB% was listed as 0.600, I went with 12 CS to go
> with his 18 SB (for a 60% SB%).