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Former Viper Kit Pellow goes Hollywood

According to IMDb, Ryan McCann will be playing the role of Kit Pellow in the movie adaptation of Moneyball. This has breakout role written all over it. You might Kit Pellow batting clean-up for the 2009 Golden League Champion Calgary … Continue reading

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Championship Photos (with TPS Report-esque Comments)

The hallowed grounds of Foothills Stadium filled with 2212 die-hards fans.  Certainly not the largest crowd of the season, but it was the loudest. Fehlandt Lentini takes off like a bullet and steals third base in the bottom of the … Continue reading

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Sergent, Miller, Pedroza Set The Tone

Game One, Round One: Vipers 15, Caps 4 (WP: Sergent, LP: Pote) I spent tonight juggling between both the Vipers and Capitals online broadcasts of Game One.  After the top of the sixth inning, though (with the score 9-3 Vipers), … Continue reading

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TPS Report: Acey Deucy

Tonight’s TPS Report comes to you live from my home computer.  I typed up an award-winning TPS Report on my iPod Touch, but the WordPress App ate my post, and now it’s gone for all eternity.  This version is guaranteed to be shorter. … Continue reading

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Margins

As the final game of the 2008 Golden League championship came to the ninth inning, I was huddled around my laptop while listening to the the game on internet radio.  At that time, I was also reading (well, not at … Continue reading

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Who Are The Most Powerful Vipers?

The GBL season is still months away, so let’s tinker with the 2008 numbers again, this time in search of the most powerful Viper in the batter’s box.  Power Factor (PF), or TB/H, is total bases divided by hits – … Continue reading

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Calgary Vipers 2008 BABiP

BABiP stands for Batting Average on Balls in Play, and is a useful stat when looking at hitters.  Like most new baseball stats, BABiP has a dull name, but it gives us fans another way to understand the game a little better. … Continue reading

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January 7th, From Here On, Is “Boots Day”

The Vipers rounded out their coaching staff today.  Charles Frederick “Boots” Day, a lifetime .256/.314/626 hitter in 1151 Major League ABs from 1969 to 1974 is now on the payroll.  More recent photos show Boots rocking a mustache, which I … Continue reading

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