They have the star power. They have Joe Girardi. Do they have what it takes to make a postseason run?
Entropy is unavoidable. In a world as disordered as ours, some stars will inevitably underperform their 2019 seasons. Here are a few to keep in mind:
Armed with one year’s worth of hindsight, M-SABR’s Yuki Mori grades the extensions signed in the 2018 offseason.
M-SABR graduate advisor Kyle Kumbier is back at it again. See his improved pitching statistics in action as he reflects on the 2018 season.
Which players give you the best (or not so great) bang for your buck?
If there’s something strange, and the data could (explain). Who you gonna call?
There are two major changes coming in baseball, and maybe sooner than you think.
M-SABR graduate advisor Kyle Kumbier takes a thoroughly-researched deep dive into improving the Quality Start.
Co-President Zane Harding analyzes the staying power of 2018’s five biggest breakout stars: Trevor Bauer, Eddie Rosario, Patrick Corbin, J.T. Realmuto, and Matt Chapman.
Sergio Romo is one of the first relievers to ever start both games in the same weekend. He won’t be the last.