Why is Mariner given a total pass here? And how do other clubs of similarly limited financial means in relation to big boys manage to win things in this league, if it really is all a NY/LA conspiracy?
Canada’s problems amount to far more than a psychological barrier.
MLS not helping with the development of Canadian players.
You’ll know it when you see it, which, quite frankly, you’re not likely to anytime soon.
We may never see sabermetrics formulas like BAPIB, WAR or the slash line in baseball enter mainstream soccer coverage, or even out-of-the-way nerd blogs. But as our understanding of how best to apply the incredible array of available information improves, we may see some far-flung statistics enter commonplace usage while others fade away.