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Editorial Note: The latest information graphic from the talented Craig Robinson of Flip Flop Fly Ball shows us that when scoring a game, it really doesn’t matter what a lineup does when its pitcher is striking out 20 or more batters on the opposing team [D.P.].

Update: And here’s the Randy Johnson 20 strike out game that went into extra innings for those who care not for the importance of pitching wins or complete games during a twenty strike out performance:

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Editorial Note: To celebrate Jackie Robinson Day, the latest information graphic from the talented Craig Robinson (no relation) of Flip Flop Fly Ball gives us an attractive break down of the man, the myth and the legend.

I think that this is important to look at because much of the writing you’ll read today about Robinson will cover his quiet courage in pursuing equality for African Americans. And rightfully so. However, it’s also worth remembering that he was an incredible baseball player, as this graph reminds us, that led the way for more incredible baseball players to contribute their talents to the sport that we all love [D.P.].

Ed. Note: On this oh so holy of days for baseball fans, the latest information graphic from the talented Craig Robinson of Flip Flop Fly Ball gives us an attractive break down of every Opening Day in the franchise history of the Toronto Blue Jays.

Programming note: You can join us, sadly sans Mr. Robinson, for our pre game show at 2:30 PM by clicking here.

Ed. Note: The latest information graphic from the talented Craig Robinson of Flip Flop Fly Ball shows us teams “head north” for the regular season in only the most general sense.

This very awesome infographic comes courtesy of friend of Getting Blanked (and theScore graphics/UI maven) Brian Waddington. It is very awesome and very large. Hit the jump to see the full graphic in all its glory.

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Ed. Note: The latest information graphic from the talented Craig Robinson of Flip Flop Fly Ball does a tremendous service: separating Pete Rose the notorious crook and scam artist from Pete Rose the highly excellent ballplayer. The Wins Above Replacement are of the Fangraphs flavour.

Ed. Note: It should be noted that the latest information graphic from the talented Craig Robinson of Flip Flop Fly Ball did not come at the cost of any masculinity for the artist. If anything, he is now more of a man for having watched several Justin Bieber music videos in succession. The Lord’s work, indeed.