Tag: Matthew Kikkert

2018 Season Preview: San Francisco Giants

(Wikimedia Commons) San Francisco Giants by Matthew Kikkert 2017 Record: 64-98 (5th in NL West) 2017 Payroll: $191,065,290 (6th) Projected 2018 Lineup: All player projections for 2018 from Steamer 2B Joe Panik – .280 AVG/.350 OBP/.416 SLG/2.6 WAR CF Andrew McCutchen – .272 AVG/.369 OBP/.475 SLG/2.8 WAR 1B Buster Posey – .297 AVG/.375 OBP/.459 SLG/4.5

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M-SABR 2017 Season Preview: NL West

Today, we finish our divisional previews by looking at the NL West. Last year, in a twist of fate, the San Francisco Giants did not win the World Series in an even-numbered year (for the first time this decade). Meanwhile, the Los Angeles Dodgers won the division despite Kershaw pitching 83.2 IP less than his 2015

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