Month: December 2015

2016 MLB road trip planning now available at

Looking to take a baseball road trip to a number of ballparks this year but don’t know how to start planning ? I have updated for the 2016 season.  You can search for trips for up to 17 ballparks

The frequency of stopwords in the Brown corpus

As part of a project I was working on, I was computing the frequency of individual stopwords within different collections of words.  (I will write up more specifics of this soon). As I computed these stopword frequencies for one collection of

The “Career Year” in Major League Baseball

My pal Steve and I have had a long running, lighthearted argument over the concept of the “career year” in baseball. It’s not uncommon to hear someone say “He’s coming off a career year” or “He’s having a career year”.