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NPB to MLB Insight Needed

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NPB to MLB Insight Needed
Hey guys,

One of my friends is running a new website called www.dobberbaseball.com. He has been commenting on some Japanese and other Asian stars coming to the MLB, but few of us have much insight on how they can translate.

If any of you would like to come over and jump on the forum and let us know what you know about guys like Tazawa and others, it would be awesome. We would love the help.
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Re: NPB to MLB Insight Needed
[ Author: westbaystars | Posted: Dec 14, 2008 8:58 AM | YBS Fan ]

Much of the advice you seek has already been written about extensively by Patrick Newman (aka PLNara) on NPB Tracker.
Re: NPB to MLB Insight Needed
[ Author: Jbroks86 | Posted: Dec 16, 2008 4:34 AM | SFT Fan ]

Also to add on what Michael said about the great site, East Windup Chronicle has highlighted Kawakami and Uehara using the Chone projections for them both.

Disclamer: Me, myself, and I don't understand the how the Chone projections work, so I'm afraid I can't help you with that. But if you want an idea of how they might translate, that blog post might help you.
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