A few days ago, we noted how Pete Alonso goes thru a slump on a yearly basis that tends to last around 80 PA. If you missed it, here were the gory details: 2019: 7/12-8/1 – 82 PA, .125/.305/.313 2020: 7/24-8/11 – 79 PA, .197/.329/.303 2021: 5/5-6/6 – 78 PA, .197/.308/.303 2022: 8/15-9/6 – 87 [...]
Winning lots of games in the regular season is no guarantee of postseason success.
Congratulations to Albert Pujols, who became just the fourth player in MLB history to hit 700 HR! https://twitter.com/CBSSports/status/1573515123716603904?s=20&t=A7wartjQYG8QdXKTocXbhA Very few people have good feelings about the last player - Barry Bonds - who reached 700. And it's a shame because Bonds was such a force in the batter's box. When I was a kid, the [...]
I was today years old when I learned that Statcast had brief videos of every plate appearance. This is fantastic for the current year but they have previous years, too, dating back to 2018. Not only that, they have both the home and away broadcast available to view. So, in this time when we’re worried [...]
The very first item of our Comment Policy/Terms of Service says this: "The expectation is that everyone knows the sites Baseball-Reference and FanGraphs." There's an incredible amount of information available at both of these sites - most of it free. If you're a baseball fan and you're not going to these sites multiple times a [...]
If you're like me, you're a sucker for the 1971 All-Star game, the one Reggie Jackson hit the monster home run and many other future Hall of Famers participated. While looking for something else, a video of all of the home runs in that game popped up. The video is great! But beware the sound [...]
When your baseball team's not good - there's always music
Roessler may not be as visible as Kevin Long but hopefully he can replicate some of Long's work with transforming swings.
Let's cut to the chase - I've got something great to share with everyone. I finally cut the cord because Sling TV offered ESPN channels that would allow me to watch some of the sports that I crave. And I saved a bunch of money by switching from cable. It was a win-win situation. But [...]
Because I aim to please.
He sounds ready
See, we don't just bash TC here