Thanks to movies like "Moneyball" and the emergence of MLB Statcast, advanced analytics are being embraced in the mainstream baseball world like never before. But if Friday’s episode of “Jeopardy!” is any indication, sabermetricians are still losing the WAR on stats. Jeopardy! meets sabermetrics. Don’t feel bad, Trebek. I’ve gotten this look a lot. pic.twitter.com/vrWmAJpQKc […]
The Miami Marlins have reportedly offered NL batting champion Dee Gordon a five-year contract extension, though there’s been no indication the two sides are close to an agreement. Gordon is seeking a seven-year extension, according to Jon Heyman of CBS Sports, and the difference in offers appears to be stalling negotiations. Sources tell Heyman that […]
Youth of Caritas Cubana, a U.S.-based, non-governmental provider of humanitarian, social, and emergency services to Cuba, held a private concert in the island nation on Friday to thank MLB and the MLBPA for their $200,000 grant as part of this week's goodwill tour. The players who visited the island this week include Los Angeles Dodgers […]
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My appearance on ABC World News Tonight with Peter Jennings during the Major League Baseball All Star weekend in July 2002.
After a couple of early offseason moves, the Rockies are short on experienced options to back up regular catcher Nick Hundley. There’s the rest of the offseason to add a veteran or two, but Dustin Garneau and Tom Murphy hope their debuts at the end of 2015 could lead to roster spots next season.
The Rockies talked with the Mariners about power-hitting first baseman Mark Trumbo, but a Major League source said Tuesday morning that talks had already died. By Tuesday evening, MLB.com’s Brittany Ghiroli had reported the Mariners traded Trumbo to the Orioles.