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FanGraphs Audio: Kiley McDaniel Analyzes All Swan Colors

Episode 564
Kiley McDaniel is both (a) the lead prospect analyst for FanGraphs and also (b) the guest on this particular edition of FanGraphs Audio — during which edition he discusses Nassim Taleb’s black-swan theory with regard to short right-handed pitchers in the amateur draft, how that same theory might apply to position players, and a pair of minor leaguers with unusual (if also promising) profiles.

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Audio after the jump. (Approximately 1 hr 14 min play time.)

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FanGraphs Audio: Dave Cameron Addresses Those Marlins

Episode 563
Dave Cameron is both (a) the managing editor of FanGraphs and (b) the guest on this particular edition of FanGraphs Audio, during which edition he addresses — among other important matters — how the Marlins are a little bit of a huge, giant bummer.

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Audio after the jump. (Approximately 38 min play time.)

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FanGraphs Audio: The Mostly Unfeeling Jeff Sullivan

Episode 562
Jeff Sullivan is a senior editor at FanGraphs. He’s also the mostly unfeeling guest on this edition of FanGraphs Audio.

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Audio after the jump. (Approximately 1 hr 11 min play time.)

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FanGraphs Audio: Dave Cameron, Louder and Clearer

Episode 561
Dave Cameron is both (a) the managing editor of FanGraphs and (b) the guest on this particular edition of FanGraphs Audio, during which edition he analyzes all baseball — in particular that part of the game concerning the next collective bargaining agreement — by means of a new, possibly better microphone.

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Audio after the jump. (Approximately 33 min play time.)

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FanGraphs Audio: Kiley McDaniel on Who Is Where in the Draft

Episode 560
Kiley McDaniel is both (a) the lead prospect analyst for FanGraphs and also (b) the guest on this particular edition of FanGraphs Audio — during which edition he discusses which GMs are attending which amateur games, his way-too-early mock draft from last week, and the uncertainty of the D-backs’ uncertainty.

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Audio after the jump. (Approximately 48 min play time.)

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FanGraphs Audio: Questions and Answers with Dave Cameron

Episode 559
Dave Cameron is both (a) the managing editor of FanGraphs and (b) the guest on this particular edition of FanGraphs Audio — during which edition he answers questions about the future of fired managers like Ron Roenicke, about quality-of-contact classifications, and about what looms for the Chicago White Sox.

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Audio after the jump. (Approximately 46 min play time.)

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FanGraphs Audio: Mostly Prep Stuff with Kiley McDaniel

Episode 558
Kiley McDaniel is both (a) the lead prospect analyst for FanGraphs and also (b) the guest on this particular edition of FanGraphs Audio — during which edition he discusses some Atlanta-area prep prospects and some Nashville-area prep prospects and the near futures both of Mike Foltynewicz and Carlos Frias.

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Audio after the jump. (Approximately 50 min play time.)

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FanGraphs Audio: Dayn Perry Is in a Meeting Right Now

Episode 557
Dayn Perry is a contributor to CBS Sports’ Eye on Baseball and the author of three books — one of them not very miserable. He’s also the guest on this edition of FanGraphs Audio.

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FanGraphs Audio: Employing Skepticism with Dave Cameron

Episode 556
Dave Cameron is both (a) the managing editor of FanGraphs and (b) the guest on this particular edition of FanGraphs Audio — during which edition he discusses the Alex Guerrero Situation, the Josh Hamilton Situation, and various other situations.

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FanGraphs Audio: International Concerns with Kiley McDaniel

Episode 555
Kiley McDaniel is both (a) the lead prospect writer for FanGraphs and also (b) the guest on this particular edition of FanGraphs Audio — during which edition he discusses a recent pro scouting trip to Montgomery, some notable high-school prospects, and the current state of the international market.

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Audio after the jump. (Approximately 1 hr 12 min play time.)

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FanGraphs Audio: Both Touki Toussaint and Brian Johnson

Episode 554
Touki Toussaint is a right-hander in the Arizona system who was selected 16th overall in the most recent draft. Brian Johnson is a left-hander in the Red Sox system, currently playing for Triple-A Pawtucket. This edition of FanGraphs Audio features both of them, in conversation with lead prospect analyst Kiley McDaniel. (Note: Toussaint’s interview begins at about the 12:45 mark; Johnson’s, around the 20:35 mark.)

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FanGraphs Audio: Dave Cameron, Not Not on Kris Bryant

Episode 553
Dave Cameron is both (a) the managing editor of FanGraphs and (b) the guest on this particular edition of FanGraphs Audio — during which edition he doesn’t not discuss Kris Bryant at some level.

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FanGraphs Audio: Kiley McDaniel Updates His Draft Rankings

Episode 552
Kiley McDaniel is both (a) the lead prospect writer for FanGraphs and also (b) the guest on this particular edition of FanGraphs Audio — during which edition he discusses his recently updated draft rankings in some depth and also some width.

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FanGraphs Audio: A Reliable Sample of Dave Cameron

Episode 551
Dave Cameron is both (a) the managing editor of FanGraphs and (b) the guest on this particular edition of FanGraphs Audio — during which edition he discusses sample sizes, sample-size disclaimers, and metaphors regarding sample sizes.

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FanGraphs Audio: Kiley McDaniel Gets Your Hackles Up

Episode 550
Kiley McDaniel is both (a) the lead prospect writer for FanGraphs and also (b) the guest on this particular edition of FanGraphs Audio — during which edition he discusses pitch grades, the best sort of camera angles for scouting (if such a thing exists), and Mike Foltynewicz‘s robust fastball.

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Audio after the jump. (Approximately 49 min play time.)

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FanGraphs Audio: The Sprawling and Delightful Jeff Sullivan

Episode 549
Jeff Sullivan is a senior editor at FanGraphs. He’s also the sprawling and delightful guest on this edition of FanGraphs Audio.

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FanGraphs Audio: Prospects Nick Gordon and Jeff Hoffman

Episode 548
Nick Gordon is the Minnesota shortstop prospect selected fifth overall in the most recent draft. Jeff Hoffman is a right-hander, also among the top-10 selections of the 2014 draft, who’s currently at the end of his recovery from a Tommy John procedure. This edition of FanGraphs Audio features both of them, in conversation with lead prospect analyst Kiley McDaniel. (Note: Gordon’s interview begins at about the 9:45 mark; Hoffman’s, around the 17:40 mark.)

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FanGraphs Audio: Dave Cameron Analyzes All Opening Day

Episode 547
Dave Cameron is both (a) the managing editor of FanGraphs and (b) the guest on this particular edition of FanGraphs Audio — during which edition he discusses Mookie Betts versus Cole Hamels, the Craig Kimbrel trade, and other relevant matters.

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Audio after the jump. (Approximately 41 min play time.)

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FanGraphs Audio: Kiley McDaniel Is Nearly Finished

Episode 546
Kiley McDaniel is both (a) the lead prospect writer for FanGraphs and also (b) the guest on this particular edition of FanGraphs Audio — during which edition he discusses three of his nearly final organizational lists, in addition to other pressing matters.

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Audio after the jump. (Approximately 1 hr 2 min play time.)

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FanGraphs Audio: Dayn Perry Slips into the Vernacular

Episode 545
Dayn Perry is a contributor to CBS Sports’ Eye on Baseball and the author of three books — one of them not very miserable. He’s also the guest on this edition of FanGraphs Audio.

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Audio after the jump. (Approximately 58 min play time.)

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