The 30-year-old Red Sox rookie is thriving thanks to a pitch he once stopped throwing to protect his arm.
by: Eric Longenhagen and Kiley McDaniel — FanGraphs 17 May
The org boasts an exciting group of potentially impactful teenagers, but they're a ways away from the majors.
San Francisco Giants
... angeup Cutter Command Sits/Tops 55/55 55/60 40/45 55/55 40/45 93-97 / 98 The Giants drafted Rivera after his 2017 freshman season, but he went back to school, r ...
by: Devan Fink — FanGraphs 16 May
Desmond is doing something that he has never done before.
... paragraphs represent a brief summary of Desmond’s first two seasons with the Rockies. Clearly, they haven’t been great. And, after a quick look at his 2019 numbe ...
by: Rachael McDaniel — FanGraphs 16 May
The pitcher just made a start for his 14th team.
Los Angeles Dodgers
... ould touch 98. If everything goes right, Jackson could be the next homegrown Dodgers franchise pitcher. On his 20th birthday, in his major league debut, he beats ...
San Francisco Giants
... cularly compelling one. The Blue Jays are not very good, and neither are the Giants; it is a sleepy grey afternoon in San Francisco, cool and windy. The Giants ...
Tampa Bay Rays
... expected him to be. It doesn’t matter that, when he was traded away from the Rays after three seasons, that Rays GM Andrew Friedman neglected to tell him wher ...
Toronto Blue Jays
... tairs, and Ron Villone each played for 12. Following Jackson’s start for the Blue Jays yesterday, though — the second time he has been traded to the team, the firs ...
by: Dan Szymborski — FanGraphs 15 May
With Carlos Rodón, the White Sox lose a third crucial pitcher in the last year to Tommy John surgery.
Chicago White Sox
... John surgery, after his second opinion, ZiPS projected a 0.4% chance of the White Sox making the playoffs. But in 77% of those playoff appearances, the roster str ...
by: Ben Lindbergh — FanGraphs 14 May
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by: Ben Clemens — FanGraphs 13 May
Darvish is off to a tough start to 2019 fueled by a career-high walk rate. Has the rest of his game also regressed?
... ond only to Dakota Hudson’s 31%. Darvish has had homer-prone seasons before (Cubs fans surely remember last year’s 17.5% HR/FB rate as an unwelcome harbinger ...
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