Spotted: Pretend Bill James


Moments before Justin Verlander completed his no-hitter on Saturday, Rogers Sportsnet presented home viewers with this image — i.e. what sabermetric paterfamilias Bill James would currently look like if, instead of running headlong into a life of cliche-destroying and brow-furrowing, he just wore a whole bunch of orange instead.

High-five for reader/commenter/professional back-up singer reillocity, for calling the world’s attention to this.

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Carson Cistulli has published a book of aphorisms called Spirited Ejaculations of a New Enthusiast.

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