Adam Wieser | Disciples of Uecker - Part 9

Disciples of Uecker

We'd like to go to the Playoffs, that would be cool.

Posts by Adam Wieser

Learning to Lo(h)se

By on March 29, 2013

Learning to Lo(h)se

On March 5, 2013, Seunghwan Oh made what might be the strangest bullpen appearance in the history of baseball. I wish I was on the mound for the conversation between Oh and his pitching coach, and that I spoke Korean. It was the final game… [More]

Beer Goggles

By on March 25, 2013

Beer Goggles

During the off-season, a close friend and fellow baseball fanatic made a startling confession  – he was changing his team allegiance. My friend was raised in upstate New York rooting for the Yankees. As a kid, he almost pissed his pants when he met Don… [More]

Can Mike Fiers Stay a Cut Above in 2013?

In Monday’s article, I drew attention to Prediction Machine’s forecast of the Brewers’ 2013 season. After running 50,000 season simulations, the site predicted a record of 78-84 for the Crew and only gave them a 16% chance of making the playoffs. They also picked the… [More]

The Duality of Rickie Weeks

Last week, Prediction Machine released their forecasts of the 2013 baseball season. After running 50,000 season simulations, they predict the LA Angels will defeat the Washington Nationals in the World Series. Specifically, the Angels won the World Series 12% of the time. The Tigers and… [More]