Sabermetrics

2018 Breakout All-Star Team: Pitchers

A couple of weeks ago, I concocted a 2018 Breakout All-Star Team for position players. The only criteria was that the player had not been named to an All-Star team in previous seasons. Five of those 10 players were named…

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Sabermetrics

The Twins Savior

The Twins were one of the most active teams this offseason. General Manager Derrick Falvey brilliantly waited until the around Spring Training to capitalize on players that were expecting far more lucrative deals. Then bargains, the Twins waited until March…

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Sabermetrics

The Evolution of Baseball

Baseball has undergone significant on-the-field changes over the past few years, due to the rise in the use of analytics by major league organizations for the purposes of player development, player evaluation, and on-field strategy. As summarized eloquently in an article…

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Sabermetrics

A Godley Curveball

Who has the best pitch in baseball? If we polled a thousand people in the baseball industry, we would hear a lot of different answers. Some would say Corey Kluber’s breaking ball, others would say Zach Britton’s two-seam sinker or…

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