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Forum: OOTP 20 - General Discussions 03-25-2019, 04:47 PM
Replies: 178
Views: 11,551
Posted By Le Grande Orange
Except that the items I pointed out help make...

Except that the items I pointed out help make OOTP a better and more accurate simulation of baseball. Alternate parks are a consequential part of the sport's history. The Indians split their home...
Forum: OOTP 20 - General Discussions 03-24-2019, 07:34 PM
Replies: 178
Views: 11,551
Posted By Le Grande Orange
I focus more on the schedule file structure...

I focus more on the schedule file structure itself. There's definitely additions that could be made to it that would make it better. Examples: adding a park field. adding first half ending and second...
Forum: OOTP 20 - General Discussions 03-24-2019, 12:50 PM
Replies: 178
Views: 11,551
Posted By Le Grande Orange
I would point out that those two areas could...

I would point out that those two areas could always be improved from version to version. :)

There is SO much more that could be done in the area of finances. I've said for awhile now that the...
Forum: Suggestions for Future OOTP Versions 03-24-2019, 02:10 AM
Replies: 138
Views: 7,437
Posted By Le Grande Orange
It really isn't possible to have a truly flexible...

It really isn't possible to have a truly flexible and open-ended playoff format creation system within any in-game menu-drive system. Even one to recreate the myriad of current and past playoff...
Forum: OOTP 20 - General Discussions 03-22-2019, 05:12 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 1,090
Posted By Le Grande Orange
Yes, that is possible. More so for earlier...

Yes, that is possible. More so for earlier seasons when club schedules were less likely to be played out in full. Note that prior to the early 1950s, there was no rule allowing a club to make up a...
Forum: OOTP 20 - General Discussions 03-22-2019, 05:06 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 1,090
Posted By Le Grande Orange
The first disabled list, as in an official rule...

The first disabled list, as in an official rule governing how injured players on the roster are handled and what effect that has on the active roster, was in the NL in 1915. It lasted into 1916, then...
Forum: OOTP 20 - General Discussions 03-21-2019, 09:56 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 609
Posted By Le Grande Orange
Except that, as the early 2018 season showed,...

Except that, as the early 2018 season showed, postponements can have an impact. (There were a few articles last year pointing out the unusual number of postponements early in the season.)
Forum: Talk Sports 03-21-2019, 09:54 PM
Replies: 27
Views: 544
Posted By Le Grande Orange
Unlikely. These things are arranged well in...

Unlikely. These things are arranged well in advance, as obviously there are a lot of logistical considerations involved. Here are the teams which have participated in the overseas early openers:
...
Forum: Talk Sports 03-21-2019, 06:21 PM
Replies: 27
Views: 544
Posted By Le Grande Orange
And that is effectively how it is treated by MLB....

And that is effectively how it is treated by MLB. The big hoopla for opening day will happen next Thursday. The early overseas games are a special event for the two teams involved.


The answer to...
Forum: Suggestions for Future OOTP Versions 03-21-2019, 03:35 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 392
Posted By Le Grande Orange
The problem is, how do clubs compete for these...

The problem is, how do clubs compete for these free agents if there is no financial aspect? What would entice a free agent to sign with one club as opposed to another i the absence of a monetary...
Forum: OOTP 20 - General Discussions 03-21-2019, 03:30 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 609
Posted By Le Grande Orange
OOTP could do a better job. Examining the...

OOTP could do a better job. Examining the real-life patterns of rescheduling should provide enough information to set the rules the AI should follow. I've got exact data on this covering the past ten...
Forum: OOTP 20 - General Discussions 03-21-2019, 03:19 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 609
Posted By Le Grande Orange
No, that specifies no more than 20 consecutive...

No, that specifies no more than 20 consecutive days of play may be scheduled. The making up of postponed games can be exempted from that limitation if the players involved agree.

The provision of...
Forum: OOTP 20 - General Discussions 03-21-2019, 03:12 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 408
Posted By Le Grande Orange
This item was introduced several years ago. It is...

This item was introduced several years ago. It is opt-in. It tracks how you use the game, that is, what game mode you prefer (i.e. MLB league, fictional, historical), how long you spend on various...
Forum: Talk Sports 03-21-2019, 03:00 PM
Replies: 27
Views: 544
Posted By Le Grande Orange
One week of spring training, not two. Also,...

One week of spring training, not two. Also, special roster rules were adopted for 2008 to accommodate those clubs playing such early regular season opening games.

The clubs can travel with 30...
Forum: OOTP 20 - General Discussions 03-20-2019, 09:02 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 609
Posted By Le Grande Orange
One shouldn't have to use that. The game should...

One shouldn't have to use that. The game should get this sort of thing correct, given it is a feature of the game.
Forum: OOTP 20 - General Discussions 03-20-2019, 06:03 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 609
Posted By Le Grande Orange
The rescheduling procedure could use some...

The rescheduling procedure could use some improvement, yes.
Forum: OOTP 20 - General Discussions 03-19-2019, 08:54 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 1,090
Posted By Le Grande Orange
The trouble in terms of recreating things is that...

The trouble in terms of recreating things is that there was no disabled list back then.
Forum: OOTP 19 - General Discussions 03-18-2019, 04:10 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 515
Posted By Le Grande Orange
That's a pretty good start. But you have a ways...

That's a pretty good start. But you have a ways to go to reach the real-life record of the 1992 Dominican Summer League's Blue Jays East club, which finished the season 68-2.
Forum: OOTP 19 - General Discussions 03-17-2019, 06:37 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 265
Posted By Le Grande Orange
Looks like you're using the as played schedules...

Looks like you're using the as played schedules rather than the original schedules.

The as played schedules follow the real-life schedule as it was played, meaning games that were postponed won't...
Forum: OOTP 20 - General Discussions 03-17-2019, 06:31 PM
Replies: 55
Views: 2,472
Posted By Le Grande Orange
Data for consideration. Below is the average...

Data for consideration. Below is the average length in minutes of a standard game (8½–9 innings, 51–54 outs) for nearly every professional baseball league for 2017. Also included is the minimum and...
Forum: OOTP 20 - General Discussions 03-17-2019, 12:08 AM
Replies: 55
Views: 2,472
Posted By Le Grande Orange
NFL or college? If the former, there are reasons...

NFL or college? If the former, there are reasons other than game length which can explain it.
Forum: OOTP 20 - General Discussions 03-16-2019, 01:37 PM
Replies: 55
Views: 2,472
Posted By Le Grande Orange
The change no one has discussed here yet is the...

The change no one has discussed here yet is the one resulting in pitchers having to spend 15 days in the minors on option before they can be recalled whereas position players will continue to have a...
Forum: OOTP 20 - General Discussions 03-15-2019, 03:27 PM
Replies: 55
Views: 2,472
Posted By Le Grande Orange
The 40-man roster size is not being changed. It's...

The 40-man roster size is not being changed. It's only the active roster size (which has been changed before). Do note that for certain doubleheaders the extra man rule is still in effect, meaning...
Forum: OOTP 20 - General Discussions 03-14-2019, 02:22 PM
Replies: 55
Views: 2,472
Posted By Le Grande Orange
Pretty sure you can make such changes between...

Pretty sure you can make such changes between seasons if you wish. Or any other rule change you want. Flip into Commissioner Mode and change things to your heart's content. :)
Forum: Talk Sports 03-14-2019, 02:19 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 633
Posted By Le Grande Orange
The idea is accepted, but the actual number of...

The idea is accepted, but the actual number of the limit is going to be determined by a yet-to-be-established joint MLB-MLBPA committee which will study the issue, as well as other potential rule...
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