Three Umpires

Three baseball umpires are having lunch together. The first umpire says “Well, a lot of them are balls, and a lot of them are strikes, but I always calls ‘em as I sees ‘em.” The second umpire says “Hmph. I calls ‘em as they are.” The third umpire slowly looks at his two colleagues and…


The National Coin Flipping League Championship Series

No tech today, but a little basic math. In baseball, a sport I know little about, apparently the Boston Red Sox have recently come back from a three game deficit to win a best-of-seven series against their traditional rival team, the New York Yankees. Baseball is a game which attracts statisticians, and many have noted that this…