Did the Yankees make the right adjustments to top the AL East in 2019? M-SABR’s Matt Schneider discusses.
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Machado was the best player moved at the trade deadline, but does he win the title of best trade acquisition?
Hicks finished the season setting new career highs in almost every category. 2018 was also the first season in his career in which Hicks qualified for the batting title. He finished in the top 15 in the American League in runs, home runs, walks, OBP, wRC+, and fWAR. He was arguably the second-best center fielder in baseball this year (second only to Mike Trout, of course).
M-SABR’s Felipe Zwanzger takes an early look at the 2018-2019 offseason and offers his predictions for the upcoming class of free agents.
With Opening Day only two days away, M-SABR staff members share their Playoff and, most importantly, World Series predictions. We hope you like the Yankees!
Photo: Wikimedia Commons by Jared Wolff New York Yankees 2017 Record: 91-71 (2nd AL East) 2017 Payroll: $224,458,752 (2nd) Projected 2018 Lineup: All player projections for 2018 from Steamer LF Brett Gardner, .258 AVG/.344 OBP/.411 SLG, 1.6 WAR RF Aaron… Read More ›
(Getty Images) Today, we take a look at the AL East. Previews are given in alphabetical order; standings predictions will be released before Opening Day.