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Forum: OOTP 20 - General Discussions Yesterday, 02:26 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 1,472
Posted By joefromchicago
In the twenty playoffs since 2000, the team with...

In the twenty playoffs since 2000, the team with the best record has won 4 or 5 times (depending on how you count it):

2007: Red Sox (had the same record as the Indians, who lost in the ALCS)...
Forum: OOTP 20 - General Discussions Yesterday, 02:11 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 87
Posted By joefromchicago
Average attendance figures reflect actual MLB...

Average attendance figures reflect actual MLB numbers and are fairly accurate, except for the nineteenth century when attendance numbers are either unavailable or highly questionable.

Salary...
Forum: OOTP 20 - General Discussions Yesterday, 01:42 PM
Replies: 81
Views: 2,171
Posted By joefromchicago
I believe it is scored as a fielder's choice,...

I believe it is scored as a fielder's choice, which is kinda' like the baseball equivalent of "we don't know what to call it, so we'll just throw it into this poorly defined category and hope no one...
Forum: OOTP 20 - General Discussions 11-09-2019, 08:53 PM
Replies: 81
Views: 2,171
Posted By joefromchicago
It shouldn't be recorded as a caught-stealing.

It shouldn't be recorded as a caught-stealing.
Forum: OOTP 20 - Historical Simulations 11-01-2019, 10:39 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 397
Posted By joefromchicago
Given that the NL pennant race was extremely...

Given that the NL pennant race was extremely close that year, it wouldn't be too surprising if the Cardinals or the Giants won the title instead of the Bucs. It would, however, be surprising if the...
Forum: OOTP 20 - Historical Simulations 10-29-2019, 09:50 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 397
Posted By joefromchicago
This could simply be the result of a small sample...

This could simply be the result of a small sample size. The Yankees committed 196 errors in 1927 - more than one per game. In 2019, by comparison, the most errors any team committed was 171. So if...
Forum: OOTP Mods - Names and Nations 10-19-2019, 11:57 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 370
Posted By joefromchicago
If all you want to do is have some foreign-born...

If all you want to do is have some foreign-born players who play as well as native-born Americans, that's no problem. It's incredibly easy to change the baseball quality ratings for countries - you...
Forum: OOTP Mods 10-17-2019, 08:54 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 698
Posted By joefromchicago
Have you reloaded the world default file?

Have you reloaded the world default file?
Forum: OOTP 20 - General Discussions 10-15-2019, 11:07 PM
Replies: 27
Views: 1,512
Posted By joefromchicago
Well now I'm just going to have to bookmark this...

Well now I'm just going to have to bookmark this thread.
Forum: OOTP 20 - Historical Simulations 10-15-2019, 02:12 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 866
Posted By joefromchicago
What is it about a five-man rotation in the...

What is it about a five-man rotation in the pre-reliever era that totally breaks the OOTP model? First, let's take a look at the way that the game handled starts. As mentioned before, I stuck with...
Forum: OOTP 20 - Historical Simulations 10-15-2019, 01:57 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 866
Posted By joefromchicago
My investigations continue. For this...

My investigations continue.

For this simulation, I chose the 1920 White Sox. The Sox had a very stable pitching staff that year, which is ideal for testing the OOTP pitching model. The Sox staff...
Forum: OOTP Mods - Names and Nations 10-14-2019, 03:00 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 370
Posted By joefromchicago
I'd be interested in seeing your results, but I...

I'd be interested in seeing your results, but I have to wonder about the utility of such a spreadsheet. After all, it's not like the 47 Irish-born players in major-league history...
Forum: OOTP Mods - Schedules 10-13-2019, 01:17 PM
Replies: 52
Views: 46,306
Posted By joefromchicago
tehsuigi: Thanks for your schedule. Please post...

tehsuigi: Thanks for your schedule. Please post it in the forum. This thread is exclusively for listing schedules.
Forum: OOTP Mods 10-13-2019, 01:11 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 698
Posted By joefromchicago
Can you explain what you mean by "start up the...

Can you explain what you mean by "start up the game?" Any time you start a new game, the game will use the world default file that is in the data file. In order to have an existing game use an...
Forum: OOTP 20 - General Discussions 10-11-2019, 09:43 AM
Replies: 27
Views: 1,512
Posted By joefromchicago
Anyone arguing with NoOne? Why does this remind...

Anyone arguing with NoOne? Why does this remind me of an Abbott & Costello routine?
Forum: OOTP 20 - General Discussions 10-03-2019, 01:23 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 245
Posted By joefromchicago
Thanks for looking into this, Matt. Here's the...

Thanks for looking into this, Matt. Here's the game log:

650693

The Sox scored six runs in the game and the team had six RBIs. Eddie Collins had a two-run double in the seventh. The only...
Forum: OOTP 20 - General Discussions 10-03-2019, 12:51 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 259
Posted By joefromchicago
That's a pretty tall order, even disregarding the...

That's a pretty tall order, even disregarding the fact that the player is left-handed. Moving a player from a less-skilled defensive position to a more-skilled one is always going to be a big...
Forum: OOTP 20 - General Discussions 10-03-2019, 12:39 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 245
Posted By joefromchicago
That's why this situation is so mystifying. OOTP...

That's why this situation is so mystifying. OOTP usually scores RBIs correctly, even in complicated cases, but this one is so easy and yet the game totally boots it. As I mentioned above, I can...
Forum: OOTP 20 - General Discussions 10-03-2019, 01:00 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 245
Posted By joefromchicago
RBI awarded on error

Situation: bases loaded, two outs. Eddie Collins hits a grounder to the shortstop who throws to the second baseman for the forceout. Second baseman drops the throw for an error and the runner on...
Forum: Talk Sports 09-30-2019, 02:54 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 135
Posted By joefromchicago
When I first saw this I thought: "Oh no, Patrick...

When I first saw this I thought: "Oh no, Patrick Kane is in trouble!" Then I saw it was Evander Kane and I was like "OK, that makes more sense."

The slash to the linesman was inadvertent, and I...
Forum: Bug Reports Forum 09-30-2019, 10:48 AM
Replies: 158
Views: 5,573
Posted By joefromchicago
In one of the blurbs that run while the game is...

In one of the blurbs that run while the game is loading, the White Sox owner is identified as "Eddie Eichorn." That should be "Einhorn (https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Eddie_Einhorn)." Germans be...
Forum: OOTP Mods - Names and Nations 09-30-2019, 10:41 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 192
Posted By joefromchicago
I suspect that your problem is that you're not in...

I suspect that your problem is that you're not in commissioner mode. You need to be in commissioner mode to make changes in-game. If you're in commissioner mode and still can't figure out how to...
Forum: Talk Sports 09-24-2019, 06:32 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 311
Posted By joefromchicago
Here's another view of the play...

Here's another view of the play (https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=_gSBK0J1YlE). I'm persuaded that the umps allowed the Pirates to make the appeal. After the ruling at third, the home plate umpire...
Forum: Suggestions for Future OOTP Versions 09-24-2019, 12:08 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 681
Posted By joefromchicago
I would think it's more readily available for...

I would think it's more readily available for recent years. As you go further back in time, things probably get a little murkier.


From what I've seen, Webb and Topping were always described as...
Forum: Suggestions for Future OOTP Versions 09-23-2019, 10:25 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 681
Posted By joefromchicago
Well, as I see it, the problem isn't that...

Well, as I see it, the problem isn't that companies don't have last names, it's that the game thinks companies are all men. But if you're more interested in getting the owners right than the...
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