BoopStats Archive: May, 2012

Phillies Closing in on 12,000 Homers

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Loyal reader Nicholas Hoyt points out that the Phillies have a good shot at reaching the 12,000-home run mark this weekend against the Marlins... Read more

The Andrew Toney Perspective

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If the Sixers are to bounce back and win this conference semifinal series against the Celtics, someone is going to have to start impersonating... Read more

Sixers' Odds, Ends and Factoids from Game 5

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Odds, ends and factoids from Monday's Game 5 of the Sixers-Celtics series: ♦ Brandon Bass had not led the Celtics in scoring in a game... Read more

Sixers-Celtics: Minute by Minute

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If youth and freshness have anything to do with it, the Sixers have a pretty good shot at getting through to the Eastern Conference Finals... Read more

Sixers? Should call them the Niners

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The Sixers have played 10 playoff games this season, and in nine of the them, they have managed to ring up a "9" somewhere in their final score:... Read more

Philly vs. Boston Rundown

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As the Phillies conclude the three-game set with the Red Sox Sunday and looking forward to the Sixers-Celtics conference semifinal series continuing... Read more

Hamilton Was Hot, But Schmitty Scorched

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When the Texas Rangers’ Josh Hamilton went on his little home run stretch last week (nine dingers over six games), it brought to mind... Read more

Sixers Fans: Don't Touch That Dial!

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ESPN Stats & Info points out that the Sixers have recorded two of the three biggest comeback victories in this year's postseason. And... Read more

Chooch Finally Solves Wrigley

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There are many steps to becoming a Phillies' all-time icon. Slapping Wrigley Field around like Carlos Ruiz did Wednesday and Thursday is one... Read more

Late-Night Luna Stick

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As soon as Hector Luna's grand slam left Wrigley Field Wednesday night, we went right to the baseball-reference.com play index and found the... Read more