A baseball Linq-er

Derek Slager wrote an example to show off LINQ, language integrated query, using baseball.  For those who don't really follow sports, baseball has a state for literally everything.  While in Wrigley Field, I've heard people rattle off "He can bat a .405 against a left handed pitcher on every other thursday of the month."

Now what is linq?  Here is a quick example.  For more information, visit MSDN's LINQ project.

   1:  WriteRankedList(from game in games
   2:                  group game by game.WinningPitcher into g
   3:                  orderby g.Count() descending
   4:                  select g);

Now I just need to find where to score a hotdog in the middle of Winter.


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