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  • Picking Up Chris Taylor
    in RotoGraphs by Ben Duronio - 8/18/2014 -  11
    With Hanley Ramirez out another week with his oblique injury, picking up and starting Chris Taylor as the Mariners play in Philadelphia and Boston looks like a decent replacement option in weekly

  • Stashing Chris Taylor in Dynasty Leagues
    in RotoGraphs by Ben Duronio - 10/13/2014 -  8
    , Hanley Ramirez, and Chris Taylor. The two most interesting names on that list are former top prospect Brad Miller and 2012 fifth round draft pick Chris Taylor. Having owned Taylor in dynasty

  • Revisiting the Chris Taylor vs. Brad Miller Debate
    in RotoGraphs by Ben Duronio - 5/4/2015 -  11
    to the start of the season, one player I was keeping a close eye on was Chris Taylor. Being stuck in a position battle with Brad Miller made him a questionable target, but I had confidence that he

  • Are Matt Wisler or Taylor Jungmann Worthy of a Pick Up?
    in RotoGraphs by Ben Duronio - 7/6/2015 -  2
    adding. Taylor Jungmann What caused scouts and prospect gurus to turn on Jungmann was a severe lack of control. As only a two pitch pitcher with serious command problems, the likely destination

  • Ben Duronio's 10 Bold Predictions
    in RotoGraphs by Ben Duronio - 3/17/2015 -  1
    better and be more effective on the bases as well. 7. Brad Miller is a top 10 shortstop I will start this off by saying I was hopeful that Chris Taylor would beat out Miller for the shortstop role

  • The White Sox Cap and Hip-Hop Culture
    in FanGraphs by Shakeia Taylor - 4/13/2018 -  34
    This is Shakeia Taylor's second piece as part of her April Residency at FanGraphs. Shakeia is an avid baseball fan and baseball history enthusiast. Her main interests include the Negro Leagues

  • Diversity in Baseball Begins in Little League
    in FanGraphs by Shakeia Taylor - 4/5/2018 -  55
    This is Shakeia Taylor's first piece as part of her April Residency at FanGraphs. Shakeia is an avid baseball fan and baseball history enthusiast. Her main interests include the Negro Leagues

  • The Underappreciated Legacy of Larry Doby
    in FanGraphs by Shakeia Taylor - 4/18/2018 -  27
    This is Shakeia Taylor's third piece as part of her April Residency at FanGraphs. Shakeia is an avid baseball fan and baseball history enthusiast. Her main interests include the Negro Leagues

  • Is Baseball Ready to Love Dick Allen?
    in FanGraphs by Shakeia Taylor - 5/1/2018 -  66
    This is Shakeia Taylor's fourth and final piece as part of her April Residency at FanGraphs. Shakeia is an avid baseball fan and baseball history enthusiast. Her main interests include the Negro

  • The Dodgers and Jacoby Ellsbury
    in Community by Weston Taylor - 10/31/2013 -  0

  • Hitting Wins Championships(?)
    in Community by Weston Taylor - 10/22/2014 -  2

  • Bearish on Ben Zobrist
    in RotoGraphs by Ben Duronio - 7/8/2013 -  14
    In each of the past four years, Ben Zobrist has hit 20 home runs or stolen 20 bases, but it is rather doubtful that he reaches either of those marks this season. At age 32, it is reasonable to ask

  • Ben Duronio RotoGraphs Chat
    in RotoGraphs by Ben Duronio - 2/24/2012 -  0

  • Ben Duronio RotoGraphs Chat
    in RotoGraphs by Ben Duronio - 3/9/2012 -  0

  • Ben Duronio RotoGraphs Chat
    in RotoGraphs by Ben Duronio - 3/16/2012 -  0

  • Effectively Wild Episode 598: The A's, Rebuilding, and Ben Zobrist
    in FanGraphs by Ben Lindbergh - 1/12/2015 -  0
    Ben and Sam banter about Ryan Lavarnway and Billy Beane fan fiction, then discuss the Ben Zobrist trade.

  • Is Michael Taylor Ready for a Breakout?
    in RotoGraphs by Paul Sporer - 11/25/2015 -  14
    Taylor was one of 16 players with at least 14 HR and 16 SB in 2015. The group included luminaries like Paul Goldschmidt, Anthony Rizzo, Manny Machado, Mookie Betts, and Ryan Braun and obviously

  • Ben Duronio's 10 Bold Predictions for 2012
    in RotoGraphs by Ben Duronio - 3/2/2012 -  19

  • Ben Duronio's 10 Bold Predictions for 2016
    in RotoGraphs by Ben Duronio - 3/17/2016 -  9

  • Ben Kaspick's 10 Bold Predictions for 2017
    in RotoGraphs by Ben Kaspick - 3/21/2017 -  17

  • Effectively Wild Episode 1131: This One Goes to Seven
    in FanGraphs by Ben Lindbergh - 11/1/2017 -  0
    Ben Lindbergh and Jeff Sullivan banter about the historic nature of the 2017 World Series and discuss World Series Game 6, including Josh Reddick's record in clutch situations, David Roberts' Rich

  • Michael Taylor Vaults into Sleeperdom
    in RotoGraphs by Mike Podhorzer - 3/10/2015 -  10
    When injury strikes, opportunity arises. This time, Michael Taylor is the beneficiary. Initially expected to step in for Jayson Werth as he recovers from right shoulder surgery, Taylor is suddenly

  • Effectively Wild Episode 1221: Stay Strong, Ron
    in FanGraphs by Ben Lindbergh - 5/23/2018 -  1
    Ben Lindbergh and Jeff Sullivan banter about the banged-up Mariners, Tyler Chatwood's wildness, the Astros' record-setting run prevention, a Mike Trout milestone, Chris Davis and looking strikeouts

  • Effectively Wild Episode 1256: Grounds Crew Questions
    in FanGraphs by Ben Lindbergh - 8/14/2018 -  1
    Ben Lindbergh and Jeff Sullivan banter about Ben's book activities, David Bote's exciting grand slam, Ramon Laureano's highlight throw, a few surprisingly (and not-so-surprisingly) streaking

  • Tale Of Two Taylor Guerrieris
    in FanGraphs by Mike Newman - 7/13/2012 -  1
    Recently, Tampa Bay Rays first-round pick Taylor Guerrieri received a tremendous write up for Bullpen Banter by JD Sussman. In it, the young right-hander showed enough to "profile as a top

  • Taylor Dugas, On-Base Machine
    in RotoGraphs by Nathaniel Stoltz - 3/3/2014 -  2
    The 2014 Baseball America Prospect Handbook left outfielder Taylor Dugas off the Yankees' Top 30 prospect list, and the New York system isn't particularly well regarded, coming in 18th in BAs system

  • Taylor Jordan: Sleeper Deluxe
    in RotoGraphs by Mike Podhorzer - 3/26/2014 -  20
    There's an intriguing battle taking place on the Nationals between two rather similar pitchers. Both Taylor Jordan and Tanner Roark debuted in Washington last year and impressed. Though Roark did

  • Is Taylor Jungmann for Real?
    in FanGraphs by Tony Blengino - 8/26/2015 -  12
    the major-league scene or settles into a lesser role. Coming into the 2015 season, Brewers right-hander Taylor Jungmann appeared to be little more than a failed first-round pick, with prospects

  • SS Ben Zobrist, 2B Ben Zobrist and 1B Ben Zobrist
    in NotGraphs by Bradley Woodrum - 11/23/2012 -  14
    on the field. And that is because few teams -- only one, as far as league records show -- have Ben Zobrist on their roster: Here is the team's projected lineup: 1. LF Desmond Jennings 2. SS Ben

  • Five Under 50%: May 23, 2017
    in RotoGraphs by Ben Kaspick - 5/23/2017 -  12
    . Chris Taylor (2B/SS/3B; 39%) Taylor has batted 101 times this season, and he has a .333/.446/.583 line, good for a .439 wOBA and 176 wRC+. After hitting a mere one home run through his first 318

  • Francoeur Denies Taylor Second Hit
    in NotGraphs by Jeff Zimmerman - 9/8/2011 -  9
    Jeff Francoeur throws out Michael Taylor at first base from right field. Your second major league hit was denied by getting thrown out by the right fielder. Yea... that sucks. I bet he

  • Looking Back: The Brien Taylor Story
    in FanGraphs by Mike Axisa - 1/4/2012 -  40
    Most of us spent the holidays with friends and family, celebrating the New Year and making resolutions we probably won't keep. Brien Taylor was busy celebrating his 40th birthday the day after

  • Odubel Herrera, the Fantasy Relevant Rule 5 Pick
    in RotoGraphs by Ben Duronio - 5/5/2015 -  6
    a bit of the former Phillies leadoff hitter, Ben Revere. Everyone loves and fawns over guys eligible at multiple positions. For me, Marcus Semien has been a godsend all season – as I had both hoped

  • Chris Taylor Is a Product of His Environment
    in FanGraphs by Travis Sawchik - 10/18/2017 -  9
    Of all the unlikely breakout stars of 2017, Chris Taylor is a candidate for the honor of unlikeliest. The infielder/outfielder continues to be a force, homering and tripling in the Dodgers’ Game

  • Tiny Ben Revere
    in NotGraphs by David G. Temple - 12/13/2013 -  2
    Tiny Ben Revere would like you to take the picture now. There is a chest of Ninja Turtles back home that needs playing with. Michelangelo is his favorite, of course. What a silly question. When

  • Bullpen Report: August 6, 2017
    in RotoGraphs by Ben Kaspick - 8/6/2017 -  9
    in that he enjoys modest success despite a pedestrian strikeout rate. Owners desperate for saves should by all means target Matt Belisle. Next in line behind him, Taylor Rogers picked up his 25th hold

  • Bullpen Report: May 7, 2017
    in RotoGraphs by Ben Kaspick - 5/7/2017 -  15
    Barraclough Milwaukee Neftali Feliz Corey Knebel Jacob Barnes Minnesota Brandon Kintzler Matt Belisle Taylor Rogers Glen Perkins NY (NL) Jeurys Familia Addison Reed Jerry

  • Bullpen Report: May 19, 2017
    in RotoGraphs by Ben Kaspick - 5/19/2017 -  13
    Minnesota Brandon Kintzler Matt Belisle Taylor Rogers Glen Perkins NY (NL) Addison Reed Hansel Robles Fernando Salas Jeurys Familia NY (AL) Dellin Betances Tyler Clippard Adam

  • Bullpen Report: May 21, 2017
    in RotoGraphs by Ben Kaspick - 5/21/2017 -  13
    Kenley Jansen Pedro Baez Luis Avilan MIA A.J. Ramos David Phelps Kyle Barraclough MIL Corey Knebel Jacob Barnes Neftali Feliz MIN Brandon Kintzler Matt Belisle Taylor

  • Bullpen Report: May 28, 2017
    in RotoGraphs by Ben Kaspick - 5/28/2017 -  8
    Neftali Feliz MIN Brandon Kintzler Matt Belisle Taylor Rogers Glen Perkins NYM Addison Reed Fernando Salas Paul Sewald Jeurys Familia NYY Dellin Betances Tyler Clippard

  • Bullpen Report: June 4, 2017
    in RotoGraphs by Ben Kaspick - 6/4/2017 -  15
    MIA A.J. Ramos David Phelps Kyle Barraclough MIL Corey Knebel Jacob Barnes Neftali Feliz MIN Brandon Kintzler Matt Belisle Taylor Rogers Glen Perkins NYM Addison

  • Bullpen Report: June 18, 2017
    in RotoGraphs by Ben Kaspick - 6/18/2017 -  13
    MIA A.J. Ramos David Phelps Kyle Barraclough MIL Corey Knebel Jacob Barnes Carlos Torres MIN Brandon Kintzler Matt Belisle Taylor Rogers Glen Perkins NYM Addison Reed

  • Bullpen Report: June 25, 2017
    in RotoGraphs by Ben Kaspick - 6/25/2017 -  3
    Brandon Kintzler Matt Belisle Taylor Rogers Glen Perkins NYM Addison Reed Jerry Blevins Paul Sewald Jeurys Familia NYY Aroldis Chapman Dellin Betances Tyler Clippard OAK

  • Bullpen Report: July 9, 2017
    in RotoGraphs by Ben Kaspick - 7/9/2017 -  7
    Brandon Kintzler Taylor Rogers Matt Belisle Glen Perkins NYM Addison Reed Paul Sewald Jerry Blevins Jeurys Familia NYY Aroldis Chapman Dellin Betances Tyler Clippard OAK

  • Bullpen Report: July 16, 2017
    in RotoGraphs by Ben Kaspick - 7/16/2017 -  12
    Knebel Jacob Barnes Carlos Torres MIN Brandon Kintzler Taylor Rogers Matt Belisle Glen Perkins NYM Addison Reed Paul Sewald Jerry Blevins Jeurys Familia NYY Aroldis Chapman

  • Bullpen Report: July 23, 2017
    in RotoGraphs by Ben Kaspick - 7/23/2017 -  10
    MIN Brandon Kintzler Taylor Rogers Matt Belisle Glen Perkins NYM Addison Reed Paul Sewald Jerry Blevins Jeurys Familia NYY Aroldis Chapman Dellin Betances David Robertson

  • Bullpen Report: July 30, 2017
    in RotoGraphs by Ben Kaspick - 7/30/2017 -  8
    MIL Corey Knebel Anthony Swarzak Jacob Barnes MIN Brandon Kintzler Taylor Rogers Matt Belisle Glen Perkins NYM Addison Reed A.J. Ramos Jerry Blevins Jeurys Familia NYY

  • Bullpen Report: May 13, 2017
    in RotoGraphs by Ben Kaspick - 5/13/2017 -  8
    Avilan Miami A.J. Ramos Brad Ziegler Kyle Barraclough Milwaukee Corey Knebel Jacob Barnes Neftali Feliz Minnesota Brandon Kintzler Matt Belisle Taylor Rogers Glen Perkins

  • The Ever-Changing Landscape of Second-Tier Relief Pitchers
    in RotoGraphs by Ben Kaspick - 5/17/2017 -  1
    Aroldis Chapman 9.4 12.2 Alex Colome 9.4 17 Dellin Betances 9.3 12 Anthony Swarzak 9.3 19.2 David Robertson 9.0 12.2 Bud Norris 8.8 21.1 Taylor Rogers 8.6 12

  • Bullpen Report: August 13, 2017
    in RotoGraphs by Ben Kaspick - 8/13/2017 -  16
    Tazawa Drew Steckenrider Kyle Barraclough MIL Corey Knebel Anthony Swarzak Jacob Barnes MIN Trevor Hildenberger Taylor Rogers Matt Belisle Glen Perkins NYM A.J. Ramos Paul

  • Ben Revere's Poor Keyboardsmanship
    in NotGraphs by Mike Bates - 9/6/2013 -  32
    I have, perhaps, an unhealthy love for Ben Revere, who until today seemed like the very picture of perfection as a Major League Baseball player. A lovable speedster who was constantly hustling

  • 2009 Impact Rookie: Taylor Teagarden
    in RotoGraphs by Marc Hulet - 3/7/2009 -  3
    well-rounded - is Taylor Teagarden, whom the club drafted out of the University of Texas in the third round of the 2005 draft. The 25-year-old's road to the Majors was slowed by injuries (including Tommy

  • Lefties Can't Touch Taylor Rogers
    in FanGraphs by Chris Mitchell - 6/25/2015 -  2
    If one were to go to Minor League Central, navigate to the 2013 High-A pitching stats against lefty batters, and sort by SIERA with a minimum of 30 innings (against lefties), Taylor Rogers

  • Taylor Jungmann and Diminishing Marginal Utility
    in FanGraphs by Eno Sarris - 8/25/2015 -  5
    When faced with batters on base, Milwaukee Brewers righty Taylor Jungmann goes to his sinker more and throws lower in the zone. He hasn't given up a home run on the sinker, and the pitch produces

  • Ben Sheets, Changeup Artist?
    in FanGraphs by J.P. Breen - 7/16/2012 -  13
    and instead signed former All-Star Ben Sheets to a minor-league deal. On Sunday afternoon, Sheets made his first major-league start since 2010 and dominated the New York Mets over six scoreless innings. He

  • Has Taylor Jungmann Righted The Ship?
    in RotoGraphs by Scott Strandberg - 4/18/2014 -  0
    When the Milwaukee Brewers selected Taylor Jungmann with the 12th pick in the 2011 draft, he was seen as a polished prospect with an advanced feel for pitching who would move quickly through

  • Ben Zobrist Playing 'Possum
    in RotoGraphs by Michael Barr - 6/22/2012 -  3
    Ben Zobrist had perhaps one of the more bizarre starts to the 2012 season. He staggered out of the gate carrying a .205 batting average in April, but walked at almost a 20% rate, giving him a .364

  • Ben Revere Rides to Philly
    in RotoGraphs by Eno Sarris - 12/6/2012 -  8
    There are going to be buckets of "ones by land" in Philadelphia next year. Ben Revere has been traded to the Phillies, where he'll continue to ply his speed-based game. Most fantasy players don't

  • Jeremy Hermida = Ben Grieve?
    in RotoGraphs by David Golebiewski - 11/19/2008 -  7
    career path for Hermida. Per PECOTA, Hermida's most comparable player is Ben Grieve. For those of you who don't remember, Grieve was a another big, left-handed batter who received plenty of prospect

  • Ben Zobrist's WAR
    in FanGraphs by R.J. Anderson - 9/30/2009 -  31
    File this under “unlikely results”: When the Rays acquired Ben Zobrist in the Aubrey Huff trade a few years back, the most impressive tool in his shed was his ability to reach base. Throughout

  • JABO: The Downfall of Ben Cherington
    in FanGraphs by Dave Cameron - 8/19/2015 -  98
    of Baseball Operations, and as a result, current GM Ben Cherington would be leaving the organization. So, as we've done the last few weeks, let's take a look at what led to the fall of the Red Sox

  • Is Ben Zobrist Still Underrated?
    in RotoGraphs by Zach Sanders - 1/5/2010 -  12
    One of 2009's biggest surprises, Ben Zobrist was an afterthought and hardly drafted before the year began. Now, he is in everyone's mind and has moved up the rankings fast. Most players that breakout

  • Ben Zobrist on Being in Sync
    in FanGraphs by Eno Sarris - 5/24/2016 -  6
    Better not throw a ball to Ben Zobrist right now. Better throw it in the zone. He's got the lowest swing rate in baseball this year, and a bottom-nine number since we started tracking that stat

  • The Curious Case of Ben Zobrist
    in Glossary by Steve Slowinski - 3/10/2011 -  13
    expectations blind us, leading us to view these players as inherently less valuable than others. Acquired in 2006 from the Astros in the Aubrey Huff trade, Ben Zobrist has never been a typical

  • Stick A Fork In Ben Zobrist
    in RotoGraphs by Scott Strandberg - 6/23/2014 -  32
    When I compiled this month's second base tier rankings, one concern I had was whether I ranked Ben Zobrist too low. I placed him at the bottom of the third tier, 14th overall

  • Ben Sheets Is Back
    in RotoGraphs by Chris Cwik - 7/16/2012 -  3
    Ben Sheets has returned with a vengeance. In his first start since July 2010, Sheets made a big statement. Sheets pitched six innings, striking out five batters against the New York Mets on Sunday

  • How Michael Taylor Compares to His Contemporaries
    in RotoGraphs by Alex Chamberlain - 8/11/2015 -  14
    In the past 30 days, Michael Taylor -- the current National, not the former Athletic -- has hit four home runs and stolen six bases to go with seven runs and 16 RBI. Mike Podhorzer tabbed Taylor

  • What Might Chris Taylor Have Become?
    in FanGraphs by Jeff Sullivan - 6/19/2017 -  20
    On this date a year ago, the Dodgers traded pitcher Zach Lee for non-pitcher Chris Taylor. Since then, Lee has been claimed off waivers, and he's thrown eight big-league innings, with eight walks

  • Michael Taylor Gives the Nationals Multiple Options
    in FanGraphs by Stephen Loftus - 12/1/2017 -  4
    could still be counted on as the weak side of a platoon, and there were bench bats who could otherwise fill in. Not many people were talking about Michael Taylor at that point -- and rightfully so

  • Mets Dig Deep, Find Logan Taylor
    in FanGraphs by JD Sussman - 5/3/2013 -  11
    the resurgence of Steven Matz several weeks ago. Enter Logan Taylor. The Mets selected Taylor out of East Oklahoma State College in the 11th round of the 2012 Rule 4 draft. A right-handed starter, Taylor

  • Underrated and Overrated: Marwin Gonzalez and Chris Taylor Edition
    in RotoGraphs by Scott Strandberg - 2/5/2018 -  17
    (ADP) significantly higher or lower than I expected. Today, it's time to discuss the shortstop position -- namely Chris Taylor and Marwin Gonzalez. Neither guy is a full-time shortstop in real life

  • The Defensive Runs Saved by Chris Taylor's Hat
    in FanGraphs by Carson Cistulli - 10/26/2017 -  23
    Taylor mostly for what he does with his bat and his glove and legs. But they employ the whole Chris Taylor. And while there was no reason to care about it before last night, one is compelled

  • A GIF and a Tune: Ben Revere and Rachmaninov
    in NotGraphs by David G. Temple - 4/18/2013 -  8
    In the first installment of the new series A GIF and a Tune, we look at Ben Revere whilst listening to the final movement of Rachmaninov's Piano Concerto No. 3. Watch:   Listen

  • FanGraphs Audio: Shakeia Taylor, FanGraphs Resident for April
    in FanGraphs by Carson Cistulli - 4/30/2018 -  6
    Episode 811 Shakeia Taylor's work has appeared both at Complex and The Hardball Times. Most relevant to this episode, she has also served as FanGraphs' resident for the month of April

  • Steven Souza and Michael Taylor: Buried in Washington
    in RotoGraphs by Brad Johnson - 11/25/2014 -  7
    Steven Souza and Michael Taylor enter the picture. They're both thoroughly blocked by veteran studs, and they both have massive fantasy potential. We'll start with Souza. He posted a .350/.432/.590

  • Stolen Base Buy Lows: Taylor & Jankowski
    in RotoGraphs by Jeff Zimmerman - 5/31/2018 -  4
    Michael Taylor I was a little surprised to find the 27-year-old available in my Tout Wars league where every semi-decent full-time player seems to be owned. While I didn’t need outfield help, I

  • Is Baseball's Most Improved Hitter...Taylor Motter?
    in FanGraphs by Jeff Sullivan - 4/24/2017 -  14
    to Taylor Motter. There's a pretty great chance you've never even heard of Taylor Motter. He was a quiet acquisition, and he might not even be playing in the majors were it not for health issues with Shawn

  • Michael Taylor Retired, But Don't Feel Bad for Him
    in FanGraphs by Eno Sarris - 3/11/2015 -  14
    "How many individuals are in the top 1% of anything? If you're a Stanford graduate and you made it to the major leagues, who's complaining about that?" Michael Taylor told me in 2013. He retired

  • Quiz: Carson Cistulli, or Jonathan Taylor Thomas?
    in NotGraphs by Robert J. Baumann - 2/27/2013 -  6
    to identify whether a given photo depicts belovéd NotGraphs editor Carson Cistulli or former pre-teen heartthrob Jonathan Taylor Thomas? Thank you. NOTE: The quiz formatting is screwy, because I am

  • No, Twitter, I said BEN Sheets!
    in NotGraphs by Jeremy Blachman - 7/16/2012 -  3
    Sunday, 11AM. "I know, I'll write a post for tomorrow about the anticipation on Twitter regarding Ben Sheets's upcoming start for the Braves." Sunday, 11:05AM. I type into the Twitter search bar

  • Scouting New Pirates Prospect Taylor Hearn
    in FanGraphs by Eric Longenhagen - 8/1/2016 -  1
    Taylor Hearn has been drafted four times, first selected by the Pirates in the 22nd round of the 2012 draft out of Royse City High School in Texas. After two years at JUCO powerhouse San Jacinto

  • Zach Walters & Chris Taylor: Deep League Wire
    in RotoGraphs by Mike Podhorzer - 8/13/2014 -  5
    Taylor | SS SEA | 9% Owned This recommendation makes me sad. I was a big fan of Brad Miller's heading into the season, drafting him in two of my three leagues, but outside of June, he's been

  • FG on Fox: Ben Zobrist 2.0
    in FanGraphs by Dave Cameron - 5/21/2014 -  22
    For years, there's been a pretty easy answer to the common question of "Who is the most underrated player in baseball?" It's Ben Zobrist. It was Ben Zobrist last year, and the year before

  • Ben Revere's Own Personal Rosebud
    in NotGraphs by Carson Cistulli - 11/13/2013 -  1
    Ceats— Ben Revere (@BenRevere9) November 13, 2013 At the beginning, which is also kinda the end, of Orson Welles' 1941 cinema classic Citizen Kane, newspaper magnate Charles Foster Kane

  • Freshmen Report: Osuna, Sano, Smith, Taylor
    in RotoGraphs by Marc Hulet - 8/21/2015 -  4
    ) into an expensive set-up man and the organization will certainly allow the veteran to walk via free agency at the end of the year knowing the closer’s role is in good hands. Michael Taylor, CF, Nationals

  • Apropos of Something: Three GIFs of Taylor Jordan's Slider
    in NotGraphs by Carson Cistulli - 3/10/2014 -  3
    As the largely irresponsible leaderboard published by the author today at FanGraphs indicates, Washington right-hander Taylor Jordan has been the best pitcher of spring training by an obscure

  • Q&A: Taylor Guerrieri, Rays Pitching Prospect
    in FanGraphs by David Laurila - 11/30/2012 -  2
    The Tampa Bay Rays have a deep and talented pitching staff, which extends into their farm system. Of the bunch, Taylor Guerrieri has a chance to be as good as any. A 20-year-old [as of tomorrow

  • Anthony Rendon & Taylor Jordan: Waiver Wire
    in RotoGraphs by Chris Cwik - 6/27/2013 -  4
    soon. Both Anthony Rendon and Taylor Jordan could end up playing a role on fantasy teams this season, but are they worth a pickup right now? Anthony Rendon 3B/2B 75% owned in CBSSports.com

  • Ben Revere Outfield Assist Alert
    in FanGraphs by Jeff Sullivan - 6/15/2016 -  15
    to crowd-source player defense. One of the categories to be evaluated as part of the Fan Scouting Report has been arm strength. Okay, so, getting to the point, Ben Revere became a big-league regular

  • The Daily Grind: E-Rod, Porcello, Taylor
    in RotoGraphs by Brad Johnson - 6/2/2015 -  13
    Agenda Fading Daily DFS - Pitchers Aplenty GB / FB Splits Tomorrow's Targets - E-Rod, Porcello, Joyce, Taylor Factor Grid 1. Fading "Fading" is what anthropologists call

  • Don't Forget About Ben Sheets
    in FanGraphs by Jack Moore - 11/12/2009 -  12
    be Ben Sheets, the former ace of the Milwaukee Brewers, who spent the entire season recovering from an elbow injury suffered at the end of the 2008 season, and whose elbow injury negated a two-year

  • Beauty Is in the Eye of the Beholder: Ben Francisco
    in FanGraphs by Eno Sarris - 4/7/2011 -  11
    On Wednesday night, Ben Francisco hit his second home run of the year, which, combined with his seeming comfort in a regular role on a contending team, probably caused more than one Indians fan

  • Are You There, Ben Bernanke? It's Me, Matt.
    in NotGraphs by Matt Swartz - 1/16/2013 -  17
    Dear Ben Bernanke, As an economist and sabermetrician, my life was changed recently by the following passage from the Wall Street Journal concerning your reading habits: “Blogs have become

  • Scouting Anthony Banda, Nick Solak, and Taylor Widener
    in FanGraphs by Eric Longenhagen - 2/20/2018 -  8
    power or to outhit the current 60 projected on his bat to soundly profile as a regular. Prospect Acquired by DiamondbacksNamePositionFuture ValueETATaylor WidenerRHP402019 Taylor Widener, RHP

  • Nathan Eovaldi & Taylor Jordan: Deep League Wire
    in RotoGraphs by Mike Podhorzer - 6/26/2013 -  4
    the zone. Taylor Jordan | WAS SP | 8% Owned Who? Yeah, don't feel bad. I had no idea who this guy was just two days ago either. Dan Haren's shoulder injury that landed him on the DL finally freed me

  • Ben Lindbergh Dispels Postseason Myths
    in FanGraphs by Dave Cameron - 9/29/2014 -  5
    Grantland's Ben Lindbergh published a great piece last Friday, going through the laundry list of myths we hear rolled out every October, and showing that there is little or no evidence to support

  • Rosenthal: Royals to Acquire Ben Zobrist
    in FanGraphs by Dave Cameron - 7/28/2015 -  39
    base. Source: #Royals getting #Athletics’ Zobrist.— Ken Rosenthal (@Ken_Rosenthal) July 28, 2015 While Ben Zobrist isn't the defensive asset he was earlier in his career, he remains one

  • Ben Zobrist Will Not Be Underrated by the History Books
    in FanGraphs by August Fagerstrom - 11/3/2016 -  41
    The nation finally got to know Ben Zobrist last year. Six years after the Rays utility-man-turned-superstar emerged as one of baseball's best players, he got to play on the game's biggest stage

  • Ben Zobrist Sacrifices Power For Contact
    in RotoGraphs by J.P. Breen - 11/15/2013 -  5
    It proved to be paradoxical year for Ben Zobrist, who has been exceedingly popular in fantasy leagues in recent years due to his under-the-radar skills and positional flexibility. The 32-year-old

  • Taylor Jungmann & Clayton Richard: Deep League Wire
    in RotoGraphs by Karl de Vries - 7/7/2015 -  1
    for mono leagues, and the ownership percentages are by way of CBS. Taylor Jungmann / SP / Milwaukee Brewers / 17% Jungmann’s ownership suggests that his secret is already spilling out, as he’s been

  • Cedric Mullins & Taylor Ward: Deep League Wire
    in RotoGraphs by Mike Podhorzer - 8/15/2018 -  13
    as well. While he's unlikely to be a real positive in batting average, the steals potential and the occasional homer means he needs to be picked up in deeper leagues. Taylor Ward | C LAA | 15% Owned

  • Projecting the Prospects in the Ben Zobrist Trade
    in FanGraphs by Chris Mitchell - 7/29/2015 -  0
    The Royals have struck again. First, they pried Johnny Cueto from the Reds for young arms Brandon Finnegan, John Lamb and Cody Reed. Now they’ve landed Ben Zobrist from the Athletics for two more

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