Royals Trade Carlos Santana To Mariners, Promote Vinnie Pasquantino Baseball 

Royals Trade Carlos Santana To Mariners, Promote Vinnie Pasquantino

The Mariners have acquired first baseman/designated hitter Carlos Santana and cash from the Royals in exchange for right-handers Wyatt Mills and William Fleming, per a team announcement. The trade paves the road for the Royals to take an overdue look at top prospect Vinnie Pasquantino, whose contract has been formally selected from Triple-A Omaha, according…

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Are Returning Pitchers Throwing Harder? Baseball 

Are Returning Pitchers Throwing Harder?

It seems like many established pitchers are throwing harder this year. But is that true, or merely an illusion?

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Efficiently Wild Episode 1867: Defining Fun

Ben Lindbergh as well as Meg Rowley respond to audience e-mails regarding why gamers in the dugout appear so positive in pitch areas, whether it would certainly ever before assist to use 2 handwear covers, MLB Big Inning as well as various other baseball matchings of NFL RedZone, the severe measurements of the Polo Grounds, what makes it so remarkable that some gamers do […]
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Frankie Montas Stands Alone Baseball 

Frankie Montas Stands Alone

In a shed period for Oakland, Montas is pitching much better than ever before.

Frazier’s not also a poor player, though he’s having a poor period; he maintained his bat degree as well as battled off a four-seamer– 98 miles per hour on the weapon– over the strike area:

Just like simply, the no-hit bid was proposal. If you’re really feeling philanthropic, it was to shield Montas’s future; one inning in mid-June in a shed period possibly isn’t worth including danger, nonetheless small, of missed out on time in the future. There’s something unreasonable concerning seeing Montas pitch so well as well as obtain so little out of it. For currently, at the very least, viewing Montas pitch is a particular baseball experience.

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Broadening the Strike Zone for Fun and also Profit Baseball 

Broadening the Strike Zone for Fun and also Profit

Batters recognize the worth of placing the round in play, also if it in some cases does not seem like it.

With joggers in racking up setting and also no one on initial– in various other words, a circumstance where a stroll is much even worse than a hit– significant leaguers have actually turned at darkness area pitches 56.4% of the time (in the last 2 years). On the whole, they’ve just turned 52.9% of the time at those pitches., possibly players need to simply quit turning. Simply as there’s a team of players that enhance their hostility the most when there are joggers to be driven in, there’s a team of players that turn much less at borderline pitches in these circumstances. Provide him joggers to drive house, as well as he elevates his swing price throughout the board, specifically at pitches down the center.

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Lorenzo Cain Clears Release Waivers Baseball 

Lorenzo Cain Clears Release Waivers

The Brewers announced this afternoon that outfielder Lorenzo Cain has cleared release waivers and reached free agency. That was a mere formality after the team designated him for assignment over the weekend. Cain now has the right to explore other opportunities, but it remains to be seen whether he plans to continue his career. Shortly after…

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Gamer's View: What Is Your Favorite Baseball Memory? Baseball 

Gamer’s View: What Is Your Favorite Baseball Memory?

Ten major league gamers share their most treasured baseball memories, several from their days as young followers.

Gamer’s View: What Is Your Favorite Baseball Memory? What is your preferred baseball memory?”My favored baseball memory would certainly be when I was 11 years old.”My preferred baseball memory has absolutely nothing to do with me. That’s my favored baseball memory.

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The AL Rookie of the Year Race Is as Interesting as Ever Baseball 

The AL Rookie of the Year Race Is as Interesting as Ever

With plenty of top prospects already making their mark in the majors, the AL Rookie of the Year race is packed.

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Jay Jaffe FanGraphs Chat – 6/17/22 Baseball 

Jay Jaffe FanGraphs Chat – 6/17/22

Live from the field office in Wellfleet.

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The Greek God of Walks Talks Hitting Baseball 

The Greek God of Walks Talks Hitting

Kevin Youkilis was a far better hitter than his nickname suggests.

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