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RotoGraphs Audio: The Sleeper and The Bust 05/04/2014

Episode 115

The latest episode of The Sleeper and the Bust is now live! Jason Collette and Nick Minnix discuss players on the mend, players breaking down, changes in starting rotation, 2-start pitchers, and of course, closer craziness.

As usual, don’t hesitate to tweet us any fantasy questions you have that we may answer on our next episode.

You can subscribe to the podcast on iTunes or via the feed.

Thanks to Ian Miller aka Teen Archer, for the new intro music. Approximately 67 minutes of joyous analysis.  


RotoGraphs Audio: The Sleeper and The Bust 05/01/2014

Episode 114

The latest episode of The Sleeper and the Bust is now live! Jason Collette and Eno Sarris discuss Anthony Rendon, Ian Desmond, Marcell Ozuna Jason Heyward, Dee Gordon, Billy Hamilton, Jesse Chavez, Collin McHugh, Trevor Bauer, Josh Tomlin and Michael Fiers.

As usual, don’t hesitate to tweet us any fantasy questions you have that we may answer on our next episode.

You can subscribe to the podcast on iTunes or via the feed.

Thanks to Ian Miller aka Teen Archer, for the new intro music. Approximately 59 minutes of joyous analysis.  


RotoGraphs Audio: The Sleeper and The Bust 04/29/2014

Episode 113

***There are some audio issues here as there was a bad storm in Orlando during the recording***

The latest episode of The Sleeper and the Bust is now live! Jason Collette and Eno Sarris discuss batters whose strikeout rates have drastically improved or declined so far and the latest fantasy news.

As usual, don’t hesitate to tweet us any fantasy questions you have that we may answer on our next episode.

You can subscribe to the podcast on iTunes or via the feed.

Thanks to Ian Miller aka Teen Archer, for the new intro music. Approximately 46  min of joyous analysis.  


RotoGraphs Audio: The Sleeper and The Bust 04/27/2014

Episode 112

The latest episode of The Sleeper and the Bust is now live! Jason Collette and Nick Minnix discuss players on the mend, players breaking down, changes in starting rotation, 2-start pitchers, and of course, closer craziness.

As usual, don’t hesitate to tweet us any fantasy questions you have that we may answer on our next episode.

You can subscribe to the podcast on iTunes or via the feed.

Thanks to Ian Miller aka Teen Archer, for the new intro music. Approximately 61 minutes of joyous analysis.  


RotoGraphs Audio: The Sleeper and The Bust 04/24/2014

Episode 111

The latest episode of The Sleeper and the Bust is now live! Jason Collette and Eno Sarris discuss Yoenis Cespedes, Chase Headley, replacing Mark Trumbo, CC Sabathia, Dan Haren, Matt Joyce, Eno’s latest story, and their early fantasy all-stars.

As usual, don’t hesitate to tweet us any fantasy questions you have that we may answer on our next episode.

You can subscribe to the podcast on iTunes or via the feed.

Thanks to Ian Miller aka Teen Archer, for the new intro music. Approximately 57  min of joyous analysis.  


April Becomes May?

Something strange is happening in Tampa Bay. Matt Joyce is hitting in the month of April. Using monthly splits for analysis is a fool’s play, but throughout his career, May has been Joyce’s month to shine. Apparently, someone removed the month of April from his 2014 calendar because Joyce is off to a terrific start this season.

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RotoGraphs Audio: The Sleeper and The Bust 04/22/2014

Episode 110

The latest episode of The Sleeper and the Bust is now live! Jason Collette and Eno Sarris discuss Dallas Keuchel, Brad Miller, Yu Darvish, more closer craziness, Dan Haren, Zack Greinke, and the Chris Sale situation.

As usual, don’t hesitate to tweet us any fantasy questions you have that we may answer on our next episode.

You can subscribe to the podcast on iTunes or via the feed.

Thanks to Ian Miller aka Teen Archer, for the new intro music. Approximately 41 min of joyous analysis.  


RotoGraphs Audio: The Sleeper and The Bust 04/20/2014

Episode 109

The latest episode of The Sleeper and the Bust is now live! Jason Collette and Nick Minnix discuss players on the mend, players breaking down, changes in starting rotation, 2-start pitchers, and of course, closer craziness.

As usual, don’t hesitate to tweet us any fantasy questions you have that we may answer on our next episode.

You can subscribe to the podcast on iTunes or via the feed.

Thanks to Ian Miller aka Teen Archer, for the new intro music. Approximately 54 min of joyous analysis.  


Signs of Improvement

Earlier this week, I wrote a piece looking at the other warning signs that surrounded Matt Moore. Velocity was just one of the many areas where Matt Moore was showing decline heading into the 2014 season. Moore’s rates were in a two-year decline (from 2012 to 2013) in each of the following areas:

  • F-Strike%
  • O-Swing%
  • O-Contact%
  • Z-Contact%
  • Contact%
  • Swing%
  • Zone%
  • SwStr%

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RotoGraphs Audio: The Sleeper and The Bust 04/17/2014

Episode 108

The latest episode of The Sleeper and the Bust is now live! Jason Collette and Eno Sarris discuss declining velocities, rising prospects, and ailing pitchers.

As usual, don’t hesitate to tweet us any fantasy questions you have that we may answer on our next episode.

You can subscribe to the podcast on iTunes or via the feed.

Thanks to Ian Miller aka Teen Archer, for the new intro music Approximately 34 min of joyous analysis.