St. Louis’ addition of Paul Goldschmidt has forced a fight for playing time in right field, and it’s a battle Jose Martinez needs to win.
2018 saw a handful of pitchers make a step forward by moving away from the sinker.
Expanding the definition of performance enhancing; first-pitch strikes; the Mets don’t know what they have in Nimmo
Karl "Tuffy" Rhodes flamed out of baseball in America years ago, but became one of Japanese baseball’s most feared hitters. Japanese HOF voters, though, seem to have their own agenda.
The legend has statues in three cities. Who can claim him as their own?
Declining payrolls to continue; KBO’s model for growth; fixing the Phillies’ defense
The best bullpen got even better.
Now with an improved profile at the plate and a bigger opportunity, Danny Jansen will look to live up to his stellar projections.
There are still concerns in his game, but Franmil Reyes turned some heads in his rookie year.
The unfairness of arbitration; Harper/Machado PECOTA projections; fixing the unearned run
He might not be his old self anymore, but excellent plate discipline and pitch framing could help fill the void left by Yasmani Grandal.
Even in his present condition, he’s still the best (sort of).
Avisail Garcia’s speed; evaluating player salary; pitchers who need to adjust