This article is titled Jeff Samardzija is Still the Most Unlucky Pitcher in Baseball, but I am not sure that title captures just how unfortunate he has been thus far in 2017. 1,157 more words
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Despite his recent controversial claim that he was snubbed from the home run derby, nobody can deny that Logan Morrison is having a breakout season. Logan Morrison, or LoMo as Rays fans call him, has already surpassed his career high in home runs before the All-Star break by clobbering 24 long balls in just 82 games. 656 more words
Jeremy Giambi, Derek Jeter, and "The Flip." A Tale of Two Trajetories And How Baseball Was Changed Forever.
The most beautiful thing about the game of baseball is this: nearly any outcome is possible. Anything can happen on any given play.
See, baseball has a certain soul to it. 6,132 more words
When avid baseball fanatic and data-driven statistician Bill James published his 1,008-page “Historical Baseball Abstract” in 1985, he initiated a cascade of events that would one day change the very landscape of professional baseball. 717 more words