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BASEBALL TRIVIA 070720: Yahtzee Motherfuckers!

How about a fairly simple Who Am I? for this trivia question?

In 1977 games – all but 15 of them in the National League – this left fielder slashed .274/.338/.480 and was worth 44.2 bWAR. 138 more words


Braves don't intend to change name: Report

The Atlanta Braves do not intend to change their name despite pressures from Native American groups and other critics to do so, The Athletic reported Tuesday. 417 more words


Red Sox' Xander Bogaerts Says Alex Verdugo Is 'Going to Be a Guy We Lean Heavy On'

Since Summer Camp workouts began at Fenway Park last Friday, Red Sox players have used the ballpark’s luxury suites as locker rooms in order to practice social distancing. 393 more words

Two-sport athlete Taylor still ‘fully committed’ to Lee, Tigers

Will Taylor is a standout two-sport athlete from Irmo, S.C., who is committed to play for Monte Lee and the Clemson baseball program and has also drawn some interest from the football program. 300 more words


Eagles' Oh Sun-jin Ends 12-Inning Game With Home Run Against Giants

A two-run home run from Oh Sun-jin gave the Hanhwa Eagles walk-off 12th inning win 7-6 over the Lotte Giants on Tuesday. The game, which happened at the Hanwha Life Eagles Park in Daejeon, South Korea, concluded after four-and-a-half hours of play. 547 more words


Blue Jays hold workouts at Rogers Centre

The Toronto Blue Jays resumed summer training camp at Rogers Centre on Tuesday with a pair of workout sessions that came amid the continued uncertainty about the team’s present and future plans due to the COVID-19 pandemic. 431 more words


Statcast Searches: Four Core Components

This post shows how to use Statcast Search to do these investigations:

1. Find pitching data for all the pitchers in a league (National or American or both) in a year (limited by Statcast Search’s years of data) 543 more words