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Play Ball, Then Crunch the Numbers

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Play Ball, Then Crunch the Numbers

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Play Ball, Then Crunch the Numbers

Play Ball, Then Crunch the Numbers

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Baseball is a game for statistics junkies, and Opening Day in nearly upon us. But does poring over stats really tell us whether the American League is better than the National League? Let's look at what the numbers say.

Guest:

Jonah Keri, editor, Baseball Between the Numbers: Why Everything You Know About the Game Is Wrong; columnist, ESPN.com, Durham, N.H.