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  • Christian Garcia: The Nationals' K-Rod?
    in FanGraphs by Mike Axisa - 9/17/2012 -  13
    Christian Garcia, 27, came up from the minors this month and has struck out seven against two unintentional walks in six innings of work. The only run he's allowed came on a Giancarlo Stanton solo

  • The Reds May Have Andrew Miller 2.0
    in Community by Christian Tinory - 2/12/2019 -  1

  • How Xander Bogaerts Has Kept the Pace
    in FanGraphs by Cat Garcia - 9/14/2018 -  7
    This is Cat Garcia's first post as part of her September residency. She is a freelance baseball writer whose work has appeared at The Athletic,, the Chicago Sun-Times, La Vida Baseball

  • Eugenio Suarez Is Always Adjusting
    in FanGraphs by Cat Garcia - 9/28/2018 -  1
    This is Cat Garcia's second post as part of her September residency. She is a freelance baseball writer whose work has appeared at The Athletic,, the Chicago Sun-Times, La Vida Baseball

  • Jaime García Is Fine with the Bullpen
    in FanGraphs by Cat Garcia - 10/9/2018 -  4
    This is Cat Garcia's final post as part of her FanGraphs residency. She is a freelance baseball writer whose work has appeared at The Athletic,, the Chicago Sun-Times, La Vida Baseball

  • What Christian Yelich Hasn't Done Once
    in FanGraphs by Jeff Sullivan - 8/29/2014 -  30
    I'm not gonna lie to you -- there are a lot of things Christian Yelich hasn't done once. Uncountable things. Infinite things. He hasn't eclipsed 20 home runs in a season. He hasn't hit a triple

  • Confounding: Are the Rockies Rebuilding?
    in Community by Eric Garcia McKinley - 12/2/2013 -  4

  • The Rockies’ One Through Eight: the Small Successes and Failures of Lineup Construction
    in Community by Eric Garcia McKinley - 12/9/2013 -  12

  • A Hall of Fame Moment, Parsed and in Context
    in Community by Eric Garcia McKinley - 1/12/2014 -  4

  • Christian Yelich's Growing Pains
    in Community by Jan Moffett - 5/23/2017 -  2
    I’ll admit it, I watch Christian Yelich far too closely, and so far this season, it hasn’t been good for my state of mind.  Not because watching the Miami Marlins nearly everyday is like staring

  • Christian Vazquez is Partially Elite
    in FanGraphs by Jeff Sullivan - 8/5/2014 -  27
    When the Boston Red Sox cut ties with A.J. Pierzynski, there were two benefits. One was the team no longer had to put up with Pierzynski. The other was that Boston got to take a look at Christian

  • Lift-Off for Christian Yelich
    in FanGraphs by Jeff Sullivan - 10/2/2018 -  12
    is almost certainly going to end up being Christian Yelich. There was a somewhat crowded field for a little while, but Yelich pulled away from his fellow position players with an impossible final month. From

  • Christian Yelich, Worm Killer
    in RotoGraphs by Mike Podhorzer - 11/11/2014 -  5
    The Marlins second best prospect heading into the 2013 season, Christian Yelich was understandably hyped upon his debut with the team last year. He didn't disappoint, accumulating 1.4 WAR over

  • Christian Yelich Is Starting to Soar
    in FanGraphs by Jeff Sullivan - 5/18/2016 -  13
    You know who's figuring it out? Christian Yelich! Not that Yelich ever didn't have it figured out -- his big-league career began with three consecutive 117 wRC+ seasons. He was as steady as anyone

  • Christian Arroyo Could Be Next
    in RotoGraphs by Ben Kaspick - 2/14/2017 -  3
    have them all over the field? The purpose of this article is not to analyze why — it’s to draw your attention to the fact, and to introduce you to who could be next. Christian Arroyo, like another

  • Freddy Garcia Is Staying Alive
    in FanGraphs by R.J. Anderson - 8/12/2010 -  5
    Rare is it when a pitcher’s ERA, FIP, and xFIP are in a state of complete accord. Nearly as rare is Freddy Garcia pitching more than 100 innings in any given season during these twilight years of his

  • Christian Yelich: Modest Success
    in RotoGraphs by Brad Johnson - 11/25/2013 -  8
    Top Marlins prospect Christian Yelich quietly reached the majors last season. Usually, prospects of Yelich's quality come with much trumpeting and fanfare, but the terrible Marlins lineup had owners

  • Cardinals Extend Jaime Garcia
    in FanGraphs by Jack Moore - 7/13/2011 -  14
    The St. Louis Cardinals moved today to lock up one of their important young pieces, signing pitcher and potential ace-in-the-making Jaime Garcia to a four year contract worth $27.5 million. The deal

  • Keeper Question: Jaime Garcia
    in RotoGraphs by Dan Wade - 11/2/2011 -  11
    Garcia missed most of the 2009 season after undergoing the procedure following the 2008 season. In his first full season back, Garcia not only pitched quite well, he did so in the majors, having

  • Forgotten: Lefty Jaime Garcia
    in RotoGraphs by Dan Budreika - 12/31/2009 -  3
    Cardinals left hander Jaime Garcia almost opted for professional baseball in his native country of Mexico in 2005. But area scout Joe Almaraz convinced Garcia to sign with the St. Louis

  • Spoiler Alert: It's Garcia Time
    in FanGraphs by Eric Seidman - 9/29/2008 -  3
    is handing the ball to Freddy Garcia, former Mariners and White Sox great, who won a ring with the White Sox in 2005. Garcia spent last season with the Phillies, though most of it was not actually

  • Avisail Garcia's Uncomfortable Situation
    in FanGraphs by Eno Sarris - 12/22/2015 -  25
    Look at the rumors for the White Sox. They concern a certain part of the team. Though the club is ostensibly starting Melky Cabrera, Adam Eaton, and Avisail Garcia in the outfield, they're supposedly

  • Jaime Garcia: The Groundball Machine
    in RotoGraphs by Paul Sporer - 8/12/2015 -  12
    What do you think is higher: seasons played by or DL stints for Jaime Garcia? That’s probably an easy one. What about Garcia’s innings v. DL stints? I’ll tell you that he has thrown 660 innings

  • Freddy Garcia: Value in Pinstripes?
    in RotoGraphs by Mike Podhorzer - 5/5/2011 -  1
    Freddy Garcia did not even make our initial AL starting pitcher rankings. After a strong start to the season, at least on the surface, in a month's worth of work, the question is whether this old

  • Bourgeois & Garcia: Waiver Wire
    in RotoGraphs by Mike Axisa - 8/1/2011 -  8
    like the elite baserunners, he's going to help your team. Freddy Garcia | SP | Yankees | Ownership: 29% Yahoo!, 45.7% The Yankees decided not to blow their prospect wad on a starting pitcher

  • How Good is Jarlin Garcia?
    in RotoGraphs by Paul Sporer - 4/24/2018 -  7
    up six strong innings for the Marlins, too. Jarlin Garcia actually bumped his ERA up with a 6 IP/1 ER outing as he now sits at a 1.00 ERA through 27 innings. He opened the season with six one-hit

  • The Similarities of Christian Yelich and Mookie Betts
    in FanGraphs by Dave Cameron - 3/19/2015 -  54
    Yesterday, the Marlins agreed to sign outfielder Christian Yelich to a deal that guarantees him at least $51 million over seven years, locking up one of the game's best young players. This morning

  • Brewers Acquire Marlins' Christian Yelich
    in FanGraphs by Craig Edwards - 1/25/2018 -  66
    Christian Yelich has five more years remaining on his contract. (Photo: Corn Farmer) Despite recording 86 wins and finishing just a game out of the Wild Card in 2017, the Brewers have been

  • Turning Christian Yelich Into Joey Votto
    in FanGraphs by Jeff Sullivan - 3/1/2017 -  14
    finding the air more often. But let's not beat around the bush. Christian Yelich. Christian Yelich should be the first name on any such list. Let me give you some truths. Yelich debuted in 2013

  • What Christian Yelich Has Changed
    in FanGraphs by Jeff Sullivan - 8/30/2018 -  28
    You couldn't blame Eric Hosmer or Christian Yelich if they got sick of hearing about Statcast. Anyone who's ever played with the basic tools has been able to discover two things: (1) historically

  • Christian Bethancourt Positional Comfort Index
    in FanGraphs by Jeff Sullivan - 6/1/2016 -  9
    Tuesday afternoon, the Mariners clobbered the Padres, and this happened: The Bethancourt in question is Christian Bethancourt, the only major-league Bethancourt, and as you can see, he

  • Spotted: Karim Garcia Homering Importantly
    in NotGraphs by Carson Cistulli - 2/8/2013 -  9
    major-leaguer Karim Garcia, currently of Mexican club Yaquis de Obregón. In tonight's edition, we find a another grainy daguerreotype -- in this case, not of Garcia being walked intentionally

  • Christian Yelich's Arrow Is Pointing Up
    in FanGraphs by Travis Sawchik - 2/1/2018 -  18
    Even after adjusting for park, Christian Yelich hit better away from Marlins Park than at it.(Photo: Corn Farmer) We all love Christian Yelich the baseball player. Or, at least, we all should

  • The Perfectly Reasonable Christian Yelich Extension
    in FanGraphs by Craig Edwards - 3/19/2015 -  15
    . In Christian Yelich's 7-year, $49.6 million contract (corrected from $51 million) -- with a team option for an eighth year -- the Marlins have secured Yelich's services through his 20s and bought out three

  • Rays Trade for Older Christian Yelich
    in FanGraphs by Jeff Sullivan - 7/31/2018 -  32
    was Christian Yelich. He was followed by Miguel Cabrera, Matt Chapman, and Juan Soto. Let's take a look at that Yelich thing. Yelich, of course, is a lefty, while Pham is a righty. And while Pham is 30

  • Christian Villanueva Has Become Relevant
    in FanGraphs by Travis Sawchik - 4/24/2018 -  23
    For most of his professional career, now in its 10th season, Christian Villanueva has been largely irrelevant. He appeared on Baseball America’s top-100 list in 2012 -- but as the last player

  • Jorge Polanco is the anti-Christian Yelich
    in RotoGraphs by Al Melchior - 12/6/2016 -  8
    Prior to the 2016 season, a number of fantasy enthusiasts -- and Marlins fans -- took a look at the healthy distances that Christian Yelich would hit flyballs and wondered what could be if he just

  • Christian Bethancourt as the Ultimate Utility Player
    in FanGraphs by Neil Weinberg - 10/4/2016 -  15
    in Peoria to watch Christian Bethancourt throw a bullpen session. An injured player throwing an October bullpen session wouldn't normally draw the manager, pitching coach, bullpen coach, minor-league

  • Jaime Garcia's Return Key for Cardinals
    in FanGraphs by Jack Moore - 8/21/2012 -  3
    Eleven innings after his departure Jaime Garcia's return to the Cardinals' rotation was buried by the absurdity of one of the season's longest games. After battling back from one run down in the 16th

  • Freddy Garcia and the Value of Broken Starters
    in FanGraphs by Dave Cameron - 1/30/2013 -  29
    From 2001 to 2006, Freddy Garcia posted six consecutive seasons with 200 or more innings pitched, and while he wasn't an ace, he was an above average durable starting pitcher. That skillset helped

  • Jaime Garcia Is the New Adam Wainwright
    in FanGraphs by Jonah Keri - 5/19/2011 -  25
    was a perfectly reasonable projection. Perfectly reasonable until we realize that Jaime Garcia is the new Adam Wainwright. As Garcia climbed the minor league ranks, he seemed to have some potential

  • Turning to Freddy Garcia With the Season on the Line
    in FanGraphs by Dave Cameron - 10/7/2013 -  55
    Clayton Kershaw again, so, yeah, this isn't a great situation -- and are turning to Freddy Garcia in this win-or-go-home game. Yes, the Freddy Garcia who turned 37 yesterday, and has had a season

  • Luck and Skill Converging for Jaime Garcia
    in FanGraphs by Joe Pawlikowski - 5/27/2010 -  21
    If not for Ubaldo Jimenez's continued dominance, Jaime Garcia might be the big story of the National League right now. Garcia pitched six shutout innings last night, holding the Padres to just three

  • I Don't Get It: Avisail Garcia
    in RotoGraphs by Brad Johnson - 2/5/2015 -  24
    . That extends to congratulating others on "good" picks. Avisail Garcia is one player who always garners a pat on the back. If you can't tell, I don't understand the love. I'd like to. I'm open