Opinion & Editorial

Felix Hernandez, king of the quality start

3

Bryan Cole looks at what a stricter definition of the quality start tell us about a starter's performance, and thinks about whether a solo home run is better for the pitcher than a run scored...

Jonathan Lucroy, MLB’s most underrated catcher

3

It’s time we start appreciating just how good Milwaukee’s Jonathan Lucroy is.

The bases loaded bunt

7

When you think of the sacrifice bunt, you think about weak hitting middle infielders with runners on first and second with nobody out. Sometimes, things are a little less predictable.

Tracking instant replay results

+

Following how umpires have fared through the first week of instant replay.

Smoking aces? Tobacco use and UCL re-tears

2

There are myriad potential causes of a re-tear of the ulnar collateral ligament. Could tobacco use play a role in why some players suffer a re-tear sooner than others?

Manny Machado is the next Mike Trout

+

Why Machado is the most likely of a deep pool of young superstars to strike it big with his club.

SABR: Who are baseball's most valuable pitchers?

1

A publication of a response to the SABR Diamond Dollars Case Competition prompt: who are the top three "pitching assets" in the game today?

Our staff tries to predict baseball

1

Seventeen BtBS writers picked all six division races, all ten playoff teams, and the World Series champions.

A matter of leverage? Medlen/Strasburg revisited

1

We revisit the Medlen/Strasburg debate on the best method for starting pitchers returning from Tommy John surgery and look at whether leverage plays a role.

Alfonso Soriano's ageless power

+

Although Alfonso Soriano is nearing 40, he is still as productive as ever.

Ticketmaster-mlb_2012_300x250.vf418707
X
Log In Sign Up

forgot?
Log In Sign Up

Forgot password?

We'll email you a reset link.

If you signed up using a 3rd party account like Facebook or Twitter, please login with it instead.

Forgot password?

Try another email?

Almost done,

By becoming a registered user, you are also agreeing to our Terms and confirming that you have read our Privacy Policy.

Join Beyond the Box Score

You must be a member of Beyond the Box Score to participate.

We have our own Community Guidelines at Beyond the Box Score. You should read them.

Join Beyond the Box Score

You must be a member of Beyond the Box Score to participate.

We have our own Community Guidelines at Beyond the Box Score. You should read them.

Spinner.vc97ec6e

Authenticating

Great!

Choose an available username to complete sign up.

In order to provide our users with a better overall experience, we ask for more information from Facebook when using it to login so that we can learn more about our audience and provide you with the best possible experience. We do not store specific user data and the sharing of it is not required to login with Facebook.

tracking_pixel_9351_tracker