Monthly Archives: August 2019

What if Players’ Weekend nicknames were about their stats?

“El Mago” can stay, but how about: “Don’t Shift Me,” “$teal HR,” “Superman” and “BatBreaker?”

New football podcast: Fantasy Football Risers & Fallers

LISTEN HERE Former NFL scout Matt Manocherian (@mattmano) of Sports Info Solutions and football analytics pioneer Aaron Schatz (@FO_ASchatz) of Football Outsiders (@fboutsiders) welcome Corey March (@marchmadness26) back to the show to talk fantasy risers and fallers for the upcoming season. The trio examines the fantasy value of Andrew Luck (2:23), Lamar Jackson (7:29), Tony […]

Stat of the Week: World’s No. 1 Starting Pitcher

Max Scherzer and Justin Verlander are dueling for the top spot.

New baseball podcast: Talking with a top prospect

Future Pirates third baseman Ke’Bryan Hayes gives us perspective on the challenges he face, what scouting is like, and much more.

How does Mike Tauchman have 14 Defensive Runs Saved?

What are the different components that make Tauchman such a good outfielder?

What Happened to JaCoby Jones’ Defense?

By Lindsay Zeck In 2018, JaCoby Jones led all outfielders in Defensive Runs Saved with 21. He was featured in a blog last October as a multi-position standout with his 11 runs saved in 452 innings in left field and 10 in 558 innings in center field. This season, however, he cost the Tigers 13 […]

New football podcast: Let’s talk 2nd-year QBs

Shining a lens on Sam Darnold, Josh Rosen, Josh Allen.