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They’re 18-7 in one-run games — meaning they’re 23-31 in all other contests — and no team has exceeded its Pythagorean expectation more than Seattle so far this season.
This year, the Marlins’ actual winning percentage is 61 points lower than its Pythagorean expectation and 69 points lower than its WAR-predicted winning percentage.The Marlins Are Learning That It’s Better To Be Lucky Than Good|Neil Paine (email@example.com)|June 2, 2021|FiveThirtyEight
Last week, the Riddler Cheese Company was producing “craft triples” — triangular slices of cheese whose side lengths were Pythagorean triples when measured in inches.
The Riddler Cheese Company is producing what are called “craft triples” — triangular slices of cheese whose side lengths are Pythagorean triples, when measured in inches.
Maybe they can just keep finding new ways to stay at the bottom of the Pythagorean disappointment rankings.The Steelers And Bills Have Been Historically Lucky So Far. The Chargers … Have Not.|Neil Paine (firstname.lastname@example.org)|November 12, 2020|FiveThirtyEight
Hence the entirety of "No One Else," a tune that is borderline Pythagorean in its balance and proportion.Remembering Weezer’s ‘The Blue Album,’ A Garage Rock Classic, on Its 20th Anniversary|Andrew Romano|May 10, 2014|DAILY BEAST
In practice it appears that musicians tuned the tetrachord b-e of this scale with the Pythagorean two Major tones and leimma.The Modes of Ancient Greek Music|David Binning Monro
And Persius favours me, by saying, that Ennius was the fifth from the Pythagorean peacock.
The Ionian and Pythagorean philosophies arose, and some new elements were added to the popular belief.Phaedo|Plato
We observe, first of all, that the dialogue is put into the mouth of a Pythagorean philosopher, and not of Socrates.Timaeus|Plato
He was a Pythagorean in philosophy, and Plato and Aristotle are said to have been both deeply indebted to him.