Trade deadline be damned, teams are already posturing and have let it be known a close-out sale is pending. Barring a sudden downturn, the Mets and indeed the Yankees figure to be buyers when the trade market opens up. In a first-come, first-served market
by: stevecontursi — Reflections On Baseball 24 May
Some say Major League Baseball is tethered to the past and therefore it will never catch up to the role analytics plays in the game today. And yet, usage of analytics is producing far-reaching changes in baseball. Which causes me to wonder how and if the.
by: stevecontursi — Reflections On Baseball 23 May
For impatient Yankees fans, the wait to see Gleyber Torres in pinstripes seemed to take forever. In the face of the storm, Brian Cashman and the team held firm with their plan to bring Torres along slowly. What ye sow, ye shall reap, and now, it's a...