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Jose Hernandez  1991 - 20063B/SS
Jose Hernandez  3/19/1986DH/OF
Jose Hernandez  1/12/1988C
Jose Hernandez  1/21/1988P
Jose Hernandez  11/7/1993P
Jose Hernandez  11/9/19922B/SS
 
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  • Scouting Report: St. Paul Saints' Jose Hernandez
    in NotGraphs by David G. Temple - 5/17/2013 -  8
    and trivia and people getting dunked in cottage cheese  between the innings, but I pay more attention than most to what's going on during the game. It's because of this that I got to see Jose Hernandez

  • Roberto Hernandez is Not Fausto Carmona
    in FanGraphs by Bradley Woodrum - 4/24/2013 -  22
    Yes, well obviously Roberto Hernandez is not Fausto Carmona. The name Fausto Carmona belongs to someone else, and though the history of Cleveland Indians starting pitcher "Fausto Carmona" belongs

  • Iannetta, Hernandez: Catchers On The Move
    in RotoGraphs by Erik Hahmann - 12/2/2011 -  1
    We’ve seen many catchers already changing teams this off-season. Most of the moves have been of little consequence to the fantasy owner, as backstops John Jaso, Gerald Laird, Jose Molina, Rod Barajas

  • Felix Hernandez and the AL MVP
    in FanGraphs by Dave Cameron - 8/12/2014 -  161
    candidacy, but in running through the other candidates for AL MVP, I wrote this: Robinson Cano only has eight home runs and will probably split any votes he might get with Felix Hernandez, who would

  • The Difficulty in Projecting Jose Abreu
    in FanGraphs by Eno Sarris - 1/16/2014 -  5
    , but working with Cuban players is more like a seven-year itch in the pairing: Neither side is completely happy with what they've got. In the case of Jose Abreu in particular, the scouts have a few

  • Christian Vazquez & Enrique Hernandez: Deep League Wire
    in RotoGraphs by Mike Podhorzer - 7/16/2014 -  1
    was a second baseman for the majority of the time in the minors, but he's obviously blocked there at the big league level by Jose Altuve. So it looks like as long as Hernandez hits, he'll continue to play all

  • Better Understanding Jose Fernandez
    in FanGraphs by Jeff Sullivan - 8/5/2013 -  23
    As good as Jose Fernandez is, there still exists a critical angle. Fernandez, of course, pitches for the Marlins, and the Marlins get a lot of things wrong. The Internet usually doesn't let those

  • Tigers Acquire Jose Veras
    in FanGraphs by Dave Cameron - 7/29/2013 -  27
    While the Tigers had been pegged by the media as buyers of expensive proven closers, Dave Dombrowski just ignored the high profile end of the relief market and found a much better value in Jose Veras

  • Have A Day, Jose Fernandez
    in FanGraphs by Paul Swydan - 4/8/2013 -  16
    As spring training gave way to the regular season, the Marlins turned some heads when they announced that Jose Fernandez had made the team. No, not just made the team, but that he wasn’t even

  • Jose Fernandez: Preventable or Inevitable?
    in FanGraphs by Dave Cameron - 5/13/2014 -  189
    Jose Fernandez is broken. After allowing him to throw ridiculous pitches that opposing hitters simply couldn't touch, his elbow threw in the towel in the fifth inning of his start on Friday night

  • Jose Fernandez Ready For Year Two
    in RotoGraphs by Chris Cwik - 12/11/2013 -  6
    Jose Fernandez made the Miami Marlins watchable last season. Given that the team won just 62 games, and was without Giancarlo Stanton for some time, that's quite a task. At age-20, Fernandez somewhat

  • Let's Consider Eric Gregg and Livan Hernandez in the 1997 NLCS
    in FanGraphs by Jeff Sullivan - 1/17/2013 -  78
    A lot of analytical baseball articles today will make some sort of reference to catcher pitch-framing. References to pitch-framing will often make references to Jose Molina, and they will less often

  • Jose Bautista Is Doing More With Less
    in FanGraphs by Mike Petriello - 5/13/2014 -  19
    Darvish, Sonny Gray and Jesse Chavez all have particularly low Z-Swing marks and Masahiro Tanaka, Stephen Strasburg, Jose Fernandez, Felix Hernandez and Greinke rate highly in O-Swing. If you can get

  • NERD Game Scores: Entirely Gratis Felix Hernandez Event
    in FanGraphs by Carson Cistulli - 7/5/2014 -  5
    Highly Rated Game Seattle at Chicago AL | 14:10 ET Felix Hernandez (128.1 IP, 61 xFIP-, 4.8 WAR) faces Jose Quintana (104.2 IP, 88 xFIP-, 2.6 WAR). After his most recent appearance, the former has now

  • Happy Birthday, Keith Hernandez
    in NotGraphs by Dayn Perry - 10/20/2011 -  4
    In honor of the 58th birthday of Keith Hernandez -- board-certified Magnificent Bastard -- I'm re-posting Rob Perri's objectively perfect short film titled "I'm Keith Hernandez." I might just make

  • Feast of St. Hernandez the Prolific
    in NotGraphs by Carson Cistulli - 2/20/2011 -  3
    Hernandez throws a pitch called The Leg of the Devil. Today, February 20th, we acknowledge and celebrate the life of Hernandez the Prolific. Hernandez the Prolific Life: A Cuban emigre

  • The Cultural Importance of Keith Hernandez
    in NotGraphs by Dayn Perry - 12/6/2010 -  3
    Some younger fans might think of Keith Hernandez as nothing more than the guy who sawed logs in the Mets' broadcast booth. But back in the day, Hernandez was -- and affected eloquence has no place

  • Jose Molina on Jose Molina
    in FanGraphs by Jeff Sullivan - 3/26/2013 -  21
    Fun fact: Jose Molina's FanGraphs player ID number is 25. Mike Trout's is 10155. All right. According to numbers provided to me by Matthew Carruth, last year there were 78 catchers in baseball who

  • Keith Hernandez Is Not Himself
    in NotGraphs by Dayn Perry - 8/14/2013 -  9
    The Hollywood, California picture-show movie executive thought he was making a demand that would be met. "You'll play yourself," he thundered at Keith Hernandez and then offered a liver-spotted hand

  • Angel Hernandez Is Scaring You
    in NotGraphs by Carson Cistulli - 4/20/2011 -  7
    This is a video still of third-base umpire Angel Hernandez, from the 8th inning of last night's Indians-Royals game. As someone who watched this game in its entirety, I can assure you

  • Side by Side: Liriano and Hernandez
    in FanGraphs by Dave Studeman - 7/3/2006 -  0
    They say that 50 is the new 40, but I like to say that Francisco Liriano is the new Felix Hernandez. Seattle's Hernandez made a splash in his major debut last year, going 4-4 with a 2.67 ERA

  • Rays Sign Roberto Hernandez
    in FanGraphs by Jack Moore - 12/12/2012 -  17
    The Rays began life after James Shields in earnest with their first transaction since the big move Wednesday. The club is reportedly close to inking pitcher Roberto Hernandez -- formerly and better

  • Mustache Watch: Keith Hernandez
    in NotGraphs by Jeremy Blachman - 9/10/2012 -  3
    Breaking mustache news in The New York Times last week: Keith Hernandez’s mustache has rarely left its perch below his nose in his adult life. It is the thicker, longer cousin to his eyebrows

  • Welcome To The Show, David Hernandez
    in FanGraphs by Dave Cameron - 5/28/2009 -  7
    are in town to take on the Orioles. Making his major league debut, David Hernandez will be starting for the O's. Hernandez is one of those divisive prospects who puts up numbers that dwarf his

  • Livan Hernandez's Crazy Streak
    in FanGraphs by Jack Moore - 2/25/2010 -  15
    Since 1998, three things have been constant: death, taxes, and Livan Hernandez starting at least 30 Major League Baseball games. Hernandez, despite bouncing between eight teams in these 12 seasons

  • Felix Hernandez's Velocity
    in FanGraphs by Bill Petti - 2/19/2013 -  57
    Last week, the Seattle Mariners inked their ace, Felix Hernandez, to a $175 million extension for the next seven years. The dominating righty will be entering his age-27 season this year, meaning

  • Daily Graphing - Orlando Hernandez
    in FanGraphs by David Appelman - 12/15/2005 -  0
    Pending commissioner approval, the White Sox will send Orlando "El Duque" Hernandez to the Diamondbacks along with Luis Vizcaino, and minor league outfielder Chris Young in exchange for Javier

  • The Curious Case of Felix Hernandez
    in RotoGraphs by Mike Podhorzer - 8/22/2013 -  15
    During last night's Fantasy Baseball Roundtable radio show that I participate in every Wednesday night, I was asked in one of our regular segments whether Felix Hernandez would remain an effective

  • Felix Hernandez and Missing Velocity
    in FanGraphs by Dave Cameron - 4/9/2012 -  36
    When Felix Hernandez broke into the Majors as a 19-year-old, he threw the ball really hard. Here's the Pitch F/x plot of his start against the Oakland A's on April 2nd, 2007, the first for which we

  • Q&A: Felix Hernandez
    in FanGraphs by David Laurila - 5/12/2011 -  39
    . Few, if any, hurlers combine overpowering stuff and pitching acumen quite like Felix Hernandez. The Mariners workhorse has dominated the American League each of the past two-plus seasons, going

  • Felix Hernandez and Situational Pitching
    in FanGraphs by Jeff Sullivan - 9/22/2014 -  14
    We've got a lot of weeks ahead of debating Felix Hernandez vs. Corey Kluber, as the Cy Young race seems like it ought to be a dead heat. Several different elements come into play, and to be perfectly

  • Jose Barista
    in NotGraphs by Navin Vaswani - 4/18/2012 -  5
    Jose Bautista has been many things. A Pittsburgh Pirates draft pick. An Oriole, Devil Ray, Royal, Pirate, and Met, all in the same season. A Rule 5 Draft pick. A Blue Jay. The Home Run King. One

  • Livan Hernandez: Beginnings, Ends, and Middles
    in FanGraphs by Matt Klaassen - 3/13/2014 -  4
    It would be hard to call Livan Hernandez's retirement surprising, but some people such as myself were probably a bit taken aback because we assumed he had already retired. That is not meant

  • Jose is Okay
    in RotoGraphs by Chad Young - 6/5/2012 -  7
    Two years ago, when Jose Bautista was enjoying his 50 HR breakout, I was enjoying slotting him in to my lineup on a daily basis in the original ottoneu league. A $1 in-season auction pickup, Joey

  • The Value of Ramon Hernandez is Dropping Fast
    in RotoGraphs by Howard Bender - 4/3/2012 -  7
    on the wall and it's only a matter of time before Ramon Hernandez becomes a wasted pick for you.  Wilin Rosario is the catcher-of-the-future in Colorado and when he made the 25-man roster over this past

  • Phillies Grab Whatever Roberto Hernandez Is
    in FanGraphs by Jeff Sullivan - 12/12/2013 -  29
    is and isn't sustainable. All of us want to be fortune tellers. The Phillies signed Roberto Hernandez today, as a starting pitcher. He's going to get a base salary around $4.5 million, and with incentives he

  • Orioles Pick Hernandez Over Tillman
    in FanGraphs by Joe Pawlikowski - 3/30/2010 -  4
    that David Hernandez, and not Tillman, would be the team's fifth starter. Tillman will head down to AAA where he can continue honing his craft with an eye at a mid-season call-up. Both Hernandez

  • Nothing to Say About Angel Hernandez
    in FanGraphs by Jeff Sullivan - 5/9/2013 -  207
    ball to have bounced off a railing behind the official yellow line. The video was conclusive -- Rosales hit a home run, and the A's had the game tied. Then Angel Hernandez and the umpiring crew re

  • Colorado Selects Hernandez as Bridge to Rosario
    in FanGraphs by Jack Moore - 12/1/2011 -  9
    will replace Iannetta at backstop with the second move, the signing of Ramon Hernandez to a two-year, $6.5 million contract. As far as catchers go, it's difficult to find any with the on-base

  • Comparing Livan Hernandez and Randy Johnson
    in RotoGraphs by Brian Joura - 5/21/2009 -  6
    Prior to the start of the 2009 season, the thought of comparing Livan Hernandez and Randy Johnson was ludicrous. Mets fans rolled their eyes when the club signed Hernandez while Giants fans were

  • Contract Crowdsourcing 2013-14: Roberto Hernandez
    in FanGraphs by Carson Cistulli - 10/14/2013 -  12
    is likely to receive, FanGraphs is also requesting that readers make note of how much they'd pay each free agent were they, themselves, actual GMs. In this edition: Robert Hernandez. Some

  • Roberto Hernandez Heads to the Land of Cheesesteak
    in RotoGraphs by Mike Podhorzer - 12/19/2013 -  1
    No, not the Roberto Hernandez who saved 326 games and spent his career in the bullpen, silly. It's the Roberto Hernandez who became the artist formerly known as Fausto Carmona of course! After

  • Felix Hernandez - Taking It To The Next Level?
    in FanGraphs by Tony Blengino - 6/17/2014 -  31
    performance of some of the game's elite, and determine whether they in fact have taken things to the next level. Today, Felix Hernandez. Since his arrival at the major league level in 2005 at age

  • Numbers as Narrative: Bell, Hernandez, Pujols
    in FanGraphs by Carson Cistulli - 9/22/2009 -  25
    , or Wikipedia. Is he okay? David Hernandez, RHSP, Baltimore Let's play a game. The game is called One of These Things Is not Like the Other. The first thing you do is look at some numbers. Second

  • Felix Hernandez, Superstars, and Frictional Costs
    in FanGraphs by Dave Cameron - 2/8/2013 -  128
    are apparently set to sign Felix Hernandez to the largest contract ever given to a Major League pitcher. The total commitment is $175 million over seven years. It's a staggering amount for a guy who wasn't

  • Nickname Seeks Player: Livan Hernandez
    in NotGraphs by Dayn Perry - 8/4/2011 -  43

  • Livan Hernandez and the Strike Zone He Made
    in NotGraphs by Mississippi Matt Smith - 3/18/2014 -  2
    As our own brilliant and enviably popular Jeff Sullivan demonstrated recently, Livan Hernandez -- who announced his retirement on Wednesday -- survived in baseball for 17 years by making his own

  • Jose Abreu Fantasy Report
    in NotGraphs by Jeremy Blachman - 2/11/2014 -  6
    No one knows what to expect from Jose Abreu. Certainly I do not know what to expect from him. Thus, this post is not about his fantasy value, or his fantasy projections. It is merely a fantasy

  • Felix Hernandez Reportedly Getting Blockbuster Contract
    in FanGraphs by Jeff Sullivan - 2/7/2013 -  155
    At present, Felix Hernandez, Justin Verlander, and Clayton Kershaw are three of the very greatest starting pitchers in the game. They're also all two years away from free-agent eligibility, so

  • Jose Lopez, Feast and Famine
    in FanGraphs by Matthew Carruth - 5/19/2010 -  9
    One of the more intriguing quirks of the young 2010 season has been Jose Lopez. A full time second baseman for the prior four seasons, Lopez earned a reputation as a visually unappealing glove man

  • Nickname Seeks Player: Vote on "Livan Hernandez"
    in NotGraphs by Dayn Perry - 8/5/2011 -  14
    . Which player should be nicknamed "Liván Hernández"? Make with the democracy below ... Which player should be nicknamed "Livan Hernandez"?

  • No Signs of Decline from Felix Hernandez... Yet
    in RotoGraphs by Eno Sarris - 12/9/2013 -  11
    He's 27, so maybe it's not surprising. But over 1800 innings into his career, Felix Hernandez isn't really showing any signs of decline yet. Well, if you ignore one stat. Far from declining

  • Daily Graphing - Jose Contreras
    in FanGraphs by David Appelman - 10/19/2005 -  0
    While I was waiting for the White Sox to collapse (which never happened), Jose Contreras seemed to really figure things out by putting together 8 straight wins to finish out the season. Now usually

  • The Timeless Wisdom of Jose Mota
    in NotGraphs by Dayn Perry - 5/26/2012 -  6
    I scarcely need to remind you of this unfading chestnut -- one applicable not only to baseball but also to a gentleman's efforts in office-gym-bedroom -- but it's something else entirely for Jose

  • Daily Notes: An Ideal Occasion for Enjoying Felix Hernandez
    in FanGraphs by Carson Cistulli - 5/8/2013 -  18
    . Today's Complete Schedule Featured Game: Seattle at Pittsburgh, 12:35 ET Regarding This Game, One of Its Virtues One of the virtues of this game is how, in Felix Hernandez (50.2 IP, 65 xFIP-, 1.6

  • This is Jose Fernandez' Third Pitch
    in RotoGraphs by Eno Sarris - 4/8/2013 -  10
    There's a lot of Jose Fernandez talk going around. And he looks to be a legit young starting pitcher -- his gas sat above 95 mph, his slurve/slider thing got plenty of whiffs, and he lived

  • Baseball Card Tourney: Backman vs Hernandez
    in NotGraphs by Eno Sarris - 7/19/2011 -  15
    on. This week we have two classic Mets figures going head to head. Could we have another fire and ice pairing? Looks like it. #2 1981 Donruss Keith Hernandez Listen, the stratedery is clear. I've got

  • Jose Reyes' Sluggish Start
    in RotoGraphs by David Golebiewski - 5/15/2010 -  9
    New York Mets shortstop Jose Reyes has long been a fantasy stalwart due to his sizzling speed and surprising pop. After a lost 2009 season in which the switch-hitter injured his right hamstring

  • Felix Hernandez, John Jaso Outwit the Rays
    in FanGraphs by Bradley Woodrum - 8/16/2012 -  33
    Felix Hernandez's perfect game on Wednesday was a testament to both his excellent stuff, but also a well-deserved outcome for an excellent game plan executed by he and catcher John Jaso. A former Ray

  • Jose Bautista's Counter-Shift
    in FanGraphs by Jeff Sullivan - 6/3/2014 -  53
    was stressing the importance of using the whole field. Seitzer came into a situation featuring Jose Bautista, who blossomed into a star by becoming an extreme pull power hitter. This season, Bautista has

  • Jose Molina Misses a Pitch
    in FanGraphs by Jeff Sullivan - 5/23/2013 -  26
    Jose Bautista took him deep on an inside fastball at 98 miles per hour. Rodney retired Edwin Encarnacion, then he walked Adam Lind. Lind didn't score, so that walk didn't really hurt. Lind walked

  • In Awe of Jose Iglesias
    in FanGraphs by Jeff Sullivan - 8/13/2013 -  127
    , on July 16, 2004, Wily Mo Pena went 1-for-4 with a homer, no walks, and three strikeouts. I like a game in which a player puts everything about himself on display, and Jose Iglesias had just such a game

  • Jose Bautista and the 9-3 Putout
    in FanGraphs by August Fagerstrom - 6/2/2014 -  76
    contact that the ball he hit was going foul, despite the fact that it really wasn't even close to being foul. Jose Bautista knew better, made a great sliding stop and came up firing to first without

  • Passing on Jose Reyes
    in FanGraphs by Chris Cwik - 6/21/2011 -  57
    . Though we felt good about our franchise players, many of the readers were quick to point out players they felt were snubbed. Of all the names mentioned, Jose Reyes has become the one player I'm

  • Jose Lopez's Woeful 2010
    in FanGraphs by R.J. Anderson - 6/23/2010 -  10
    About a month ago, Matthew Carruth wrote up Jose Lopez’s odd season. Summarizing his accomplishments to date with: It’s not all cheery news however. While Lopez may pace the entire league

  • The Dynastic Ambitions of Jose Canseco
    in NotGraphs by Mike Bates - 1/23/2013 -  1
    on television, or duck calls sold, or albums sold, or games won, or descendents who wind up ruling nation-states. Fortunately, Internet philosopher Jose Canseco is an expert on a great many things, only

  • Jose Fernandez and Efficient Dominance
    in FanGraphs by David G. Temple - 4/30/2014 -  13
    . And for that, they can thank Jose Fernandez. It seems odd writing about a Jose Fernandez v. Alex Wood matchup a mere seven days after Jeff Sullivan did the same thing here, but this game

  • Felix Hernandez and His Fastball, Part 1
    in FanGraphs by Matthew Carruth - 1/21/2009 -  13
    an open letter to then-Mariners Pitching Coach Rafael Chaves pleading with him to modify the game plan for Felix Hernandez when it came to starting out games. Namely, Dave pointed out

  • Astros Release Livan Hernandez, Braves Swoop In
    in FanGraphs by Dave Cameron - 3/30/2012 -  43
    In perhaps the fasteset set of transactions I've ever seen, the Astros announced that they were releasing Livan Hernandez at 12:07 pm eastern time, and then Jon Heyman reported that Livan was signing

  • Jose Altuve's Strike Zone
    in FanGraphs by Jeff Sullivan - 9/25/2013 -  20
    of two things. It's either any joke told by John Mulaney, or it's the fact that my Firefox spellcheck suggests replacing "Altuve" with "altitude." It's funny because it's true. Jose Altuve

  • A Week with Jose Abreu
    in FanGraphs by Jeff Sullivan - 4/7/2014 -  33
    different story with a player like Jose Abreu. He's a prospect, yes, and there's excitement there, sure, but Abreu is more of an unknown, no matter how much the White Sox committed to him. With a lot

  • Is Jose Bautista's Leap Unprecedented?
    in FanGraphs by Eric Seidman - 5/20/2011 -  91
    As long as Jose Bautista continues to hit like this it is our duty to write articles in his honor. Earlier in the week Dave Cameron analyzed how much of a bargain Bautista's 5 yr/$65 mil extension

  • Jose Valverde's Ground Assault
    in FanGraphs by David Golebiewski - 6/10/2010 -  2
    For most of his major league career, Jose Valverde has relied upon pure, unadulterated power to close out games. Delivering sizzling fastballs from a calm, unhurried motion that contrasts

  • Jose Lopez to Colorado
    in FanGraphs by Jack Moore - 12/3/2010 -  17
    In the moments leading up to the non-tender deadline, the Mariners managed to move second baseman Jose Lopez, receiving minor league pitcher Chaz Roe from the Rockies in return. Seattle was planning

  • Jose Bautista Facts
    in FanGraphs by Dave Cameron - 5/16/2011 -  181
    , we've seen Eric Hosmer Facts. Well, I'm here to present you with Jose Bautista Facts, but there's one slight difference - despite being just as crazy, these facts are all true (h/t to DrewGROF

  • Jose Reyes Lands In Miami
    in RotoGraphs by Erik Hahmann - 12/6/2011 -  0
    The Marlins’ addition of Jose Reyes not only affects the 29-year-old shortstop, but also has a great impact on two other Miami players. In October I penned a piece about Jose Reyes’ outlook

  • Jose Lobaton and the Nearly Impossible
    in FanGraphs by Jeff Sullivan - 10/8/2013 -  28
    The reality of Jose Lobaton's walk-off home run is that we don't know what it's going to mean yet. This is going to depend in large part on series context, on how the rest of the series goes

  • Jose Canseco on Taxes
    in NotGraphs by Jeremy Blachman - 9/26/2012 -  19
    From two of Jose Canseco's columns at Vice.com: The issue is very simple: If you’ve got friends and family, the more money you make the more you spend on them. So let’s say you spend half your

  • Consistency, Steals and Jose Reyes
    in RotoGraphs by Brian Joura - 12/28/2008 -  0
    One thing that fantasy players value in their picks is consistency. And for the past three seasons, Jose Reyes has been one of the most consistent players around. According to the RotoTimes Player

  • What is a Jose Quintana?
    in FanGraphs by Jeff Sullivan - 3/27/2014 -  20
    The White Sox aren't close, but they're building a long-term core. Earlier in the week they signed starting pitcher Jose Quintana to a five-year contract with two more years of club options

  • Roberto Hernandez & Marcell Ozuna: Deep Waiver Wire
    in RotoGraphs by Mike Podhorzer - 5/1/2013 -  15
    that was just called up. Roberto Hernandez | TAM SP | 8% Owned The artist formerly known as Fausto Carmona is back with a new name and pitch mix. On the main FanGraphs blog, we have already

  • Jose Bautista's Historic Pace
    in FanGraphs by Eric Seidman - 7/15/2011 -  84
    In discussing Thursday how Jose Bautista has been, without question, the best and most valuable player in the American League this year, the topic of where his first "half" ranks historically

  • Felix Hernandez and His Fastball, Part 2
    in FanGraphs by Matthew Carruth - 1/22/2009 -  10
    and soak that in first; on average, 16 of the first 20 pitches that Hernandez offers at the beginning of a game are a fastball. That's predictability to an extreme and if I can spot it, you better be sure

  • Clayton Kershaw, Felix Hernandez and Appreciating Greatness
    in FanGraphs by Mike Petriello - 8/12/2014 -  53
    2.01 55.00% Felix Hernandez 9.68 1.60 6.06 0.35 28.30% 4.70% 51 55 62 1.95 2.07 2.38 56.10% It's probably not earth-shattering to point out that Clayton Kershaw and Felix

  • Jose Bautista: Force of Nature
    in FanGraphs by Tony Blengino - 6/27/2014 -  10
    of the game's elite and determined whether they have taken things to the next level. Today: Jose Bautista. Jose Bautista's path to greatness has been far from traditional. Any list of the game's greats

  • ADP Crowdsourcing: Jose Bautista
    in RotoGraphs by Zach Sanders - 1/26/2011 -  1
    and don’t want to vote on those numbers, it’s fine, and I have not made it a required question. Let me know if you like it. I’m surprised we haven’t done Jose Bautista yet over the course

  • Trade Me Jose Reyes
    in RotoGraphs by Ben Duronio - 7/5/2012 -  10
    Jose Reyes was drafted as a three category juggernaut in a prime position. Owners expected him to be near the top of the league in steals, average, and runs as he will hit atop a lineup

  • Doing the Best With Jose Valverde
    in FanGraphs by Jeff Sullivan - 4/4/2013 -  35
    All offseason long, the Detroit Tigers denied interest in re-signing free-agent closer Jose Valverde. Every other team in baseball also effectively denied interest in signing Valverde. The Tigers did

  • Jose Fernandez, Etched in Stone
    in FanGraphs by Jeff Sullivan - 9/12/2013 -  81
    had Jose Fernandez on the mound, and before the Marlins equivalent of a full house, Fernandez did everything in what would be his final start of the season. There were twists, there were turns

  • Jose Abreu's First and Worst
    in FanGraphs by Jeff Sullivan - 4/11/2014 -  29
    It's been a hell of a stretch for Jose Dariel Abreu. Coming out of Cuba, he signed with the White Sox for life-changing money. He put together a decent spring training under completely unfamiliar

  • Daily Graphing - Jose Valverde
    in FanGraphs by David Appelman - 3/10/2006 -  0
    . Jose Valverde was next in line and after saving 8 games in 10 chances, he too was forced to go on the disabled list for the remainder of the season. In steps Greg Aquino who converted 16 of 19

  • Jose Reyes: Then and Now
    in FanGraphs by Eric Seidman - 5/29/2008 -  10
    While taking full advantage of my MLB Extra Innings package last night a scrolling bottom line informed me that Mets shortstop Jose Reyes hit his 7th home run. At that point it dawned on me

  • Hackin' Jose Reyes
    in FanGraphs by David Golebiewski - 3/11/2011 -  28
    With a healthy, productive season, Jose Reyes will become a very wealthy man next winter. The switch-hitter, eligible for free agency following 2011, could hit the market as a 28-year-old

  • Is Jose Ramirez a Starter or Reliever?
    in FanGraphs by JD Sussman - 5/22/2013 -  21
    Jose Ramirez's live arm was on display against Kevin Gausman this past Friday. The New York Yankees' minor-leaguer consistently unleashed 94 mph to 95 mph four-seam fastballs against the Bowie Baysox

  • Forgetting Jose Veras
    in RotoGraphs by Howard Bender - 2/1/2013 -  9
    Jose Veras -- not the most glamorous name that comes to mind when you're thinking about closers for next year, but if you're one of those fantasy owners who hates investing heavily in a position

  • Jose Quintana's Steady Improvement
    in RotoGraphs by Chris Cwik - 7/17/2013 -  15
    It's been an improbable ride for Jose Quintana. After signing with the White Sox as a minor-league free-agent last season, Quintana held his own in 22 starts in the majors. While nothing about his

  • Felix Hernandez and His Fastball, Part 3
    in FanGraphs by Matthew Carruth - 1/23/2009 -  11
    Continuing from the past few days, I this time separated Felix Hernandez's starts based on the percentage of fastballs he threw within the first 20 pitches. Five times during the season Felix throw

  • The Un-comparable Jose Bautista
    in FanGraphs by Paul Swydan - 2/16/2011 -  20
    There are several issues complicating Jose Bautista’s impending arbitration status. For starters, there’s the fact that last season was a career year for him, something that was completely out

  • Jose Bautista's Strange Season
    in FanGraphs by Eric Seidman - 6/25/2012 -  52
    Jose Bautista is once again performing at a very high level after a slow start to the season. He has produced 2.4 WAR in 72 games, and ranks 11th in the American League with a .381 wOBA. He is tied

  • Jose Iglesias: Defense in Detroit
    in FanGraphs by David Laurila - 1/31/2014 -  24
    to weak-hitting shortstops with elite defensive ability. A few paragraphs later, I brought up Jose Iglesias. Whether Iglesias fits that profile is a matter of debate. The 24-year-old ended up far

  • Jose Valverde to Detroit
    in RotoGraphs by David Golebiewski - 1/15/2010 -  10
    According to MLB.com's Jason Beck, free agent reliever Jose Valverde has come to terms with the Detroit Tigers on a two-year, $14 million contract, with a $9 million option for the 2012 season

  • The Disappointments of Youth: Jose Tabata
    in RotoGraphs by Dan Wade - 2/7/2012 -  1
    2011 was supposed to be Jose Tabata’s coming out party, his first full season in the majors, the year that made his production a bigger story than his troubled ex-wife, but it just didn’t happen

  • The Next Jose Bautista
    in Community by Lewie Pollis - 1/13/2011 -  15
    This article was originally posted at WahooBlues.com. Jose Bautista took the baseball world by storm in 2010 when, after six MLB seasons of doing nothing in particular, he emerged as a candidate

  • The Jose Bautista Club
    in FanGraphs by R.J. Anderson - 1/11/2011 -  23
    The nature of the season brings about a plethora of articles searching for the next 'something'. Looking for the next breakout is a popular topic, meaning the search for the next Jose Bautista

  • The Case for Jose Bautista
    in FanGraphs by Matt Klaassen - 11/21/2011 -  22
    think, despite the presence of other viable candidates just as Jacoby Ellsbury and maybe Justin Verlander, Jose Bautista is my choice for the American League's Most Valuable Player of 2011. As I

  • Jose Bautista Cashes In
    in FanGraphs by Dave Cameron - 2/16/2011 -  103
    As first reported by Enrique Rojas, the Blue Jays and Jose Bautista have apparently agreed to terms on a five year, $65 million dollar contract. That is a lot of money for a guy who has had one good

  • Jose Bautista Is a Massive Bargain
    in FanGraphs by Dave Cameron - 5/16/2011 -  166
    When the Blue Jays signed Jose Bautista to a five-year, $65 million contract extension before spring training, I said the following: I get why Toronto made this deal. I think there’s a pretty decent

  • Jose Abreu's Swing
    in FanGraphs by Dan Farnsworth - 10/28/2013 -  55
    There has been no shortage of opinions regarding the Chicago White Sox' signing of Jose Dariel Abreu.  We have seen how his statistics match up to other recent Cuban defectors before the jump

  • Looking For the Next Jose Bautista
    in RotoGraphs by Jeff Zimmerman - 11/22/2011 -  15
    the season like with Jose Bautista and Curtis Granderson in the past couple of years. Here is a look at some players that may be turning their game around for the better The data I use

  • Jose Campos: What's Left?
    in RotoGraphs by Nathaniel Stoltz - 9/5/2013 -  2
    of the four in that deal who was healthy and remotely effective for the duration of the 2013 season was the throw-in on the other side, Jose Campos. Of course, the level he was effective at was Low

  • GIF: Jose Molina Super Toss
    in NotGraphs by Bradley Woodrum - 7/15/2013 -  12
    Framing is an alright talent, says Jose Molina, but if you want a real unique skill, try to match this: Your move, Jonathan Lucroy.

  • Keith Hernandez Mustache Watch Breaking News Follow-Up
    in NotGraphs by Jeremy Blachman - 10/1/2012 -  3
    Three weeks ago, the New York Times ran an incredibly important article about Keith Hernandez's mustache that, of course, we here at NotGraphs had to cover. This past weekend, the crucial

  • Jose Canseco, Vampire
    in NotGraphs by Robert J. Baumann - 4/26/2012 -  3

  • Livan Hernandez, Who Made His Own Strike Zone
    in FanGraphs by Jeff Sullivan - 3/13/2014 -  21
    Livan Hernandez is retiring, officially. Two things: Hernandez didn't pitch in 2013. And Matt Klaassen is already writing something up about his career. Which means this is two posts about Livan

  • Ceremonial First GIF: Jose Fernandez
    in NotGraphs by Carson Cistulli - 4/7/2013 -  8
    Miami right-hander and 20-year-old Cuban emigre Jose Fernandez has, just seconds before the composition of these very words, finished his first inning as a major-league pitcher, retiring the New

  • Audio: Michael Wacha Scouting Report c/o Keith Hernandez
    in NotGraphs by Carson Cistulli - 2/27/2013 -  3
    Pitching against the Mets on Wednesday, Cardinals right-handed prospect Michael Wacha recorded five strikeouts in 3.0 innings. Mets broadcaster Keith Hernandez was impressed by Wacha's outing

  • Position Battles: Mets' 5th Starter, Pt. 3: Livan Hernandez
    in RotoGraphs by David Golebiewski - 2/23/2009 -  0
    our attention to the man with a recent track record perhaps more dubious than either Garcia's or Redding's: Livan Hernandez. Hernandez, who turned 34 this past week, has racked up an astonishing

  • Jose Bautista - Also Good at Internetting
    in NotGraphs by Dayn Perry - 8/22/2011 -  34
    I make no secret of my soaring admiration for all things Jose Bautista, for whom my love is both boundless and without bound. As such I was pleased to learn that Joey Bats is as adept at Internetting

  • Jose Abreu: Now a Complete Hitter
    in FanGraphs by August Fagerstrom - 8/5/2014 -  69
    You might not have heard, but Jose Abreu is a pretty good hitter. Who am I kidding, you've heard about that by now. You also probably heard he just wrapped up a 21-game hitting streak

  • LINK: Angel Hernandez, Lousy Minor League Umpire in 1991
    in FanGraphs by Dave Cameron - 5/9/2013 -  40
    You've probably heard that MLB umpire Angel Hernandez is in the news again, because he's awful at his job and does embarrassing things to the sport on a too regular basis. You may also know

  • Video Replay Reveals: Angel Hernandez an Actual Angel, of Death
    in NotGraphs by Mississippi Matt Smith - 5/9/2013 -  3
    Upon reviewing video of Wednesday night's controversial ninth-inning hit by Oakland's Adam Rosales, Major League Baseball has determined that umpire Angel Hernandez is a paranormal and likely