With opening day tomorrow, prediction season is upon us and I figured I would join in the fun by sharing my picks for each division, wild card, pennant and world series winner, as well as who I think will take home some of the individual awards. AL East Boston Red Sox AL Central Cleveland Indians […]Read more "2017 Preseason Predictions"
Next stop on our NL East positional rankings: The Outfield We are going to group the outfield into one post this week. This weekend we will put all of the rankings together and rank each team’s roster within the division. Left Field Jayson Werth – Nationals – 2016 WAR: 1.1 After finishing 8th in MVP […]Read more "A Slightly Sabermetric (But Not Really) Ranking of NL East Outfielders"
I’ll admit, as big of a baseball fan as I am, I had to commit some form of baseball blasphemy by never attending Spring Training. That is until this year, when my girlfriend, Kaitlyn, and I took off work and packed up for four days in early March and headed down to ESPN’s Wide World […]Read more "My First Spring Training Trip"
Next stop on our NL East positional rankings: Shortstop Adeiny Hechavarria – Marlins – 2016 WAR: 0.4 Hechavarria, to the surprise of many, enters his 5th season as the Marlins full-time shortstop. The soon to be 28 year old out of Cuba has been the resident SS since Jose Reyes left town after that really, […]Read more "A Slightly Sabermetric (But Not Really) Ranking of NL East Shortstops"
Next stop on our NL East positional rankings: Third Base Adonis Garcia – Braves – 2016 WAR: 0.9 Garcia, to the surprise of many, will turn 32 during the 2017 season. He was a 30 year old rookie in 2015 but took over the third base role full time last year when he started in […]Read more "A Slightly Sabermetric (But Not Really) Ranking of NL East Third Basemen"
Today we are focusing on the Minnesota Twins Double-A affiliate, the Chattanooga Lookouts. Chattanooga Lookouts: Pitcher to Watch: Fernando Romero After seeing 11 of the Twins top 30 prospects take the mound at some point in 2016, Chattanooga fans are used to good pitching. That trend will continue this year with newcomer Fernando Romero more […]Read more "Projecting the Top Players to Watch in Chattanooga (AA – Minnesota)"
Many Minor League baseball fans enjoy going out to support their local MiLB teams even though they may not necessarily have a rooting interest in that team’s parent club. That was the inspiration for this list. This will not only be a projection of who some of the best pitchers and position players at several […]Read more "Projecting the Top Players to Watch in Montgomery (AA – Tampa Bay)"