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  • Making a Player Out of Rusney Castillo
    in FanGraphs by August Fagerstrom - 2/4/2016 -  24
    .236 .300 .353 .117 .322 8.1% 27.4% 57.4% 82 Pablo Ozuna 702 .280 .317 .358 .078 .309 3.3% 9.7% 58.1% 75 Jose Castillo 2059 .254 .296 .379 .125 .296 5.4% 18.4% 50.8

  • Red Sox Sign Rusney Castillo
    in FanGraphs by Dave Cameron - 8/22/2014 -  141
    After getting outbid for Jose Abreu, the Red Sox apparently weren't going to let that happen when they had another shot at a young Cuban defector, and today, they've agreed to sign outfielder Rusney

  • Scouting Rusney Castillo, From Video
    in FanGraphs by Dan Farnsworth - 9/12/2014 -  18
    the plate. Castillo's strikeout rate over 2011-2013 compares favorably to the three years Jose Abreu and Yoenis Cespedes had before they each defected, though his walk rate was well below both

  • 2018 Pod Projections: Luis Castillo
    in RotoGraphs by Mike Podhorzer - 3/15/2018 -  15
    2017 as just the 10th best prospect in the Reds system and has thrown just 89.1 Major League innings, fantasy owners are in love with Luis Castillo. It's easy to see why -- his debut was fantastic

  • The Daily Grind: Strasburg, Wright, Castillo
    in RotoGraphs by Brad Johnson - 5/23/2015 -  5
    Agenda Daily DFS - Strasburg, Wright GB / FB Splits Tomorrow's Targets - Gonzalez, Sanchez, Castillo, Burns Factor Grid 1. Daily DFS - Strasburg, Wright Yesterday's Grind Early

  • Is Luis Castillo Worth a Top 100 Pick?
    in RotoGraphs by Paul Sporer - 3/7/2018 -  20
    – Aaron Nola, Shohei Ohtani, Gerrit Cole, Masahiro Tanaka, Jose Berrios, Jake Arrieta, and David Price – it’s clear to me that Castillo is worth the risk. The upside is too high to pass up and the non

  • SSNS: C. Anderson, Stroman, L. Castillo
    in RotoGraphs by Alex Chamberlain - 4/30/2018 -  13
    Last week, I reintroduced my Small Sample Normalization Services (SSNS), analyzing strong starts by Dylan Bundy, Jose Berrios, and Patrick Corbin in the context of other small samples within

  • Wellington Castillo
    in NotGraphs by Chris Cwik - 2/5/2014 -  9
    . One might ask why the author didn't just go with Welington Castillo surrounded by beef wellington. The author would answer that he's tired. And that this is stupid.

  • Who Would Want Jose Reyes?
    in FanGraphs by Paul Swydan - 1/31/2011 -  59
    that Jose Reyes -- who stands to be in the running for a nine-figure contract as a free agent next fall if he stays healthy and has a good year -- will be traded before the July 31 deadline

  • ottoneu Bidding on Rusney Castillo
    in RotoGraphs by Chad Young - 8/28/2014 -  13
    This article is not really about Rusney Castillo. It's about you. Well, if you play ottoneu, it is about you. See, ottoneu does not allow you to bid on Cuban players, college players, etc., until

  • Scouting Rusney Castillo
    in FanGraphs by Kiley McDaniel - 8/25/2014 -  12
    The Red Sox continued their recent run of asset collection, signing Cuban OF Rusney Castillo to a 7-year, $72.5 million deal yesterday.  You can Google around the internet and find a reasonably

  • Behold, A Rusney Castillo Projection
    in FanGraphs by Jeff Sullivan - 1/22/2015 -  66
    World Series contender. Yet for so long, one thing was missing: a projection for Rusney Castillo. It's not that he wasn't on the depth chart. It's that he was previously projected for something like

  • Welington Castillo On the Fringe
    in RotoGraphs by Eno Sarris - 10/14/2013 -  2
    428 plate appearances, you'll find the Cubs' catcher: Welington Castillo. He's on the fringe, but he's capable of moving up and the table is set for him. First, a quick look at this playing time

  • Tipping Pitches: On Newcomb and Castillo
    in RotoGraphs by Paul Sporer - 7/5/2017 -  4
    prospects. Throw in the fact that I didn’t do the Starting Pitcher Guide this year and that’s how I had virtually no clue about Luis Castillo. I knew the name. I knew he was part of the botched Andrew

  • Quick Looks: Faria & Castillo
    in RotoGraphs by Jeff Zimmerman - 7/25/2017 -  5
    may be hiding an injury or just can’t keep the velocity up over a full season. His owners should look for some improvement or they may need to change their expectations of him. --- Luis Castillo

  • Should the Phillies Sign Luis Castillo?
    in FanGraphs by Dave Cameron - 3/18/2011 -  60
    The news that the Mets had released Luis Castillo this morning was hardly a shock, as it has been speculated on for months now - neither side was particularly happy with the marriage, and the Mets

  • Luis Castillo's Dominance Fades to Black
    in Community by Lance Brozdowski - 9/20/2017 -  5
    Some say the sample size of Luis Castillo’s season is 15 starts; I say it’s only eight. July 25th was the first game in which BrooksBaseball.net registered a sinker from the 24-year-old. While

  • Luis Castillo is Going to Be Just Fine
    in Community by Conrad Parrish - 4/25/2018 -  1
    Following what was a great debut season in 2017, Luis Castillo has been disappointing. The young righty sported the third-hardest average Fastball (97.5 mph) of all major league starters last season

  • Luis Castillo Returns For Life Lessons
    in RotoGraphs by Brad Johnson - 2/6/2019 -  6
    Last year, I wrote a piece about Luis Castillo. Even though I liked him, the draft helium priced me out of the room. In the process of drooling about his upside, everybody forgot the myriad plausible

  • Will Rusney Castillo's Tools Translate to Production?
    in RotoGraphs by Mike Podhorzer - 12/7/2015 -  9
    Maybe. End of article. In late August of 2014, the Red Sox signed Rusney Castillo to a seven year contract and the considerable hype was ignited. Unfortunately, Castillo battled injuries

  • Welington Castillo Enjoys Power Surge
    in RotoGraphs by Mike Podhorzer - 10/21/2015 -  1
    It's highly unlikely that Welington Castillo was drafted in your shallow mixed league this season. And heck, he was the last pick in the 15 team LABR mixed draft. He wasn't even the starting catcher

  • Effectively Wild Episode 521: The Rusney Castillo Contract
    in FanGraphs by Ben Lindbergh - 8/25/2014 -  0
    Ben and Sam take the Ice Bucket Challenge and then discuss the signing of new Red Sox center fielder Rusney Castillo.

  • Luis Castillo: A Study in Sophomore Slumps
    in Community by Snerd - 6/6/2018 -  3
    Let me preface this: I'm biased. I absolutely LOVE Luis Castillo. His ceiling is near-unmatched in the MLB. He's got 4 pitches that have plus-to-plus plus upside, elite velo, and age on his side

  • Welington Castillo Isn't the Orioles' Best Catcher
    in FanGraphs by Jeff Sullivan - 12/14/2016 -  31
    A lot of people were taken by surprise when the Diamondbacks non-tendered Welington Castillo, but it did at least set up an inevitability. It felt like a foregone conclusion that Castillo would end

  • 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

  • Hoskins, Castillo, and Quantity vs Quality in Awards Voting
    in FanGraphs by Dave Cameron - 11/14/2017 -  12
    Castillo on a ballot, as I put him third behind Bellinger and Dejong, leaving off Hoskins, among others. And while I know down-ballot Rookie of the Year voting isn't the most exciting thing going

  • Let's Find Rusney Castillo a New Home
    in FanGraphs by Dave Cameron - 3/29/2016 -  78
    Well, the Rusney Castillo era in Boston appears to be over before it ever really began. Signed to a six year, $72 million contract back in August of 2014, Castillo didn't impress in his rookie season

  • What Do the Reds Have in Luis Castillo?
    in FanGraphs by Eno Sarris - 8/15/2017 -  10
    acquired over the years. Is it possible they have that ace in Luis Castillo? Castillo came over from the Marlins in the Dan Straily trade, and there's one thing that pops off his player card right

  • 2018 Pod Projections: Luis Castillo -- A Review
    in RotoGraphs by Mike Podhorzer - 10/25/2018 -  3
    Let's return to reviewing my preseason Pod Projections, this time with Luis Castillo, a popular sleeper choice and breakout candidate, and for good reason. My original writeup is here. Games

  • The Roller Coaster Ride Called Luis Castillo
    in RotoGraphs by Mike Podhorzer - 9/13/2018 -  10
    After posting a 3.12 ERA over 15 starts last season in his MLB debut, which by the way was fully supported by exciting skills, Luis Castillo was rightfully a favorite target for many fantasy owners

  • Trayvon Robinson & Welington Castillo: Deep League WW
    in RotoGraphs by Mike Podhorzer - 8/1/2012 -  4
    . With his power/speed combo, he's worth a gamble in deep leagues. Welington Castillo | CHC C | 1% Owned The Cubs shipped off the disappointing Geovany Soto and will now be relying on a time share

  • FG on Fox: The Potential Rusney Castillo Bargain
    in FanGraphs by Dave Cameron - 8/20/2014 -  5
    Unless you're a dedicated baseball fan or follow Ken Rosenthal on Twitter, you may not know the name Rusney Castillo. That is probably going to change soon, as he is expected to sign a free-agent

  • Two Intriguing Flamethrowing Righties - Castillo and Kuhl
    in RotoGraphs by Josh Shepardson - 7/21/2017 -  1
    level of praise, but Jeff Zimmerman noted a new breaking ball this righty's added to his mix, and his results of late are intriguing. Luis Castillo (CIN): CBS - 64%, ESPN - 20.0%, Yahoo! - 24

  • Sunday Notes: Alex Cora Prefers Jose Altuve When He Shrinks
    in FanGraphs by David Laurila - 1/21/2018 -  13
    champion’s name came up. “People might be surprised by this, but Jose Altuve isn’t afraid to make adjustments even when he’s getting his hits,” said Cora, who was Houston's bench coach last year

  • Transaction Analysis: Encarnacion, Espinosa, Castillo, and More
    in RotoGraphs by Jeff Zimmerman - 12/27/2016 -  7
     Orioles signed Welington Castillo This move will keep Castillo’s value the same or drop it depending on where he bats in Baltimore’s lineup. Arizona and Baltimore have similar park factors, so

  • Sunday Notes: Jose Berrios's Breaking Ball is Bugs Bunny
    in FanGraphs by David Laurila - 7/22/2017 -  11
    Jose Berrios is having a breakout season. In 13 starts for the Minnesota Twins, the 23-year-old right-hander has a 3.50 ERA, and he’s won nine of his twelve decisions. His breaking ball is a big

  • Pitcher Spotlight: Why I Love Luis Castillo In Five At-Bats
    in RotoGraphs by Nick Pollack - 8/30/2017 -  8
    This is going to start with some bad news. After Luis Castillo has been a fantasy MVP in many ways for giving your team a 3.26 ERA, 1.14 WHIP and 6+ strikeouts per start, it's expected that he

  • 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

  • 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 Next Jose Bautista Is Jose Bautista
    in FanGraphs by Craig Edwards - 5/31/2017 -  11
    Over the winter, Jose Bautista was forced to settle on a one-year contract of about $18 million, or roughly the price of a qualifying offer. Given Bautista's performance over the previous half-dozen

  • Six GIFs from Jose De Leon's Last Start That I Just Watched
    in FanGraphs by Carson Cistulli - 11/25/2014 -  8
    in that post was one on the topic of right-handed Dodgers prospect Jose De Leon, a pitcher who (a) was drafted in just the 24th round a couple years ago but features (b) above-average velocity and (c

  • Two Good Starts, Two Bad Starts: Luis Castillo and Zach Eflin
    in RotoGraphs by Al Melchior - 7/31/2018 -  1
    Phillies. More significant for us fantasy owners is that it may have marked a shifting tide for the two starting pitchers who dueled in the series finale. Luis Castillo has spent all season trying

  • Quick Takes: Zobrist, Flaherty, Marquez, Pivetta, Castillo, Gray, Godley
    in RotoGraphs by Alex Chamberlain - 8/21/2018 -  14
    , Castillo, Gray (and Godley, too) Not much to say here other than stay the course through the end of the season (because what else are you going to do?). SIERA correlates strongly with ERA; Pivetta

  • 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

  • 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

  • Daily Graphing - Jose Contreras
    in FanGraphs by David Appelman - 12/19/2005 -  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

  • Finding a Suitor for Jose Fernandez
    in Community by isasson - 12/18/2015 -  0
    One of the league's most coveted starting pitchers, Jose Fernandez, had his names floating around in rumors all through the winter meetings. Marlins' President Mike Hill was adamant that Fernandez

  • 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

  • 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

  • Jose Abreu Should Be Embarrassed
    in FanGraphs by Jeff Sullivan - 8/26/2016 -  12
    the most-outside swing attempt of the season belongs to Jose Abreu, as of Thursday night. Abreu should probably be ashamed of himself. Though I looked at everyone, the swings at the very most-outside

  • 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

  • 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

  • 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 -  77
    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

  • 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 This the End for Jose Bautista?
    in FanGraphs by Dave Cameron - 9/19/2017 -  64
    Ten months ago, Jose Bautista hit the free-agent market. Even coming off a down year, he looked like one of the best hitters available. However, Bautista was caught up in the cratering market for bat

  • 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

  • The True Arrival of Jose Berrios
    in FanGraphs by Jeff Sullivan - 5/25/2017 -  41
    . This is one of the reasons why there's been so much hype around Jose Berrios. Berrios, last year, had a chance to make an impression. I suppose he did make an impression, but it wasn't the one anyone

  • The Peculiarity of Pitching to Jose Altuve
    in FanGraphs by Jeff Sullivan - 10/24/2017 -  8
    Jose Altuve is short. Relative to the standard major-league baseball player, Jose Altuve is a little man. You've heard about this. Very recently, you've heard about this! Jose Altuve is short. Aaron

  • The Basepath Misadventures of Jose Pirela
    in FanGraphs by Stephen Loftus - 8/17/2018 -  13
    sprint speed. Jose Pirela isn't slow by any stretch of the imagination. His sprint speed -- according to Statcast -- is 28.6 ft/s, good for 78th-best in baseball. He's not Byron Buxton, but he's

  • 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

  • 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

  • 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

  • Projecting Jose De Leon
    in FanGraphs by Chris Mitchell - 1/25/2017 -  6
    At long last, the Dodgers found a solution to their hole at second base, acquiring second baseman Logan Forsythe from the Rays on Monday night in exchange for top pitching prospect Jose De Leon

  • A New Jose Quintana Idea
    in FanGraphs by Nicolas Stellini - 1/27/2017 -  76
    We've been waiting for Jose Quintana to get traded for a while now. Chris Sale's move to Boston signaled the start of a fire sale for the White Sox, and Adam Eaton soon followed him out the door

  • 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

  • The Astros Get Their Jose Molina
    in FanGraphs by Jeff Sullivan - 11/6/2014 -  63
    any sort of household name, you could say the Astros just got their Jose Molina. Have I mentioned lately that the Astros employ Mike Fast? Do I even need to? On the surface, it's a C-list

  • Appreciating Jose Quintana
    in FanGraphs by Neil Weinberg - 10/2/2015 -  21
    . If you sort our leaderboard by WAR from 2013-2015, guess who's ninth? It's noted White Sox lefty... Jose Quintana? Using RA9-WAR he falls to 17th. Of course, his teammate deservedly receives more

  • Jose Bautista Fighting Decline
    in FanGraphs by Craig Edwards - 11/17/2016 -  3
    this past year following his age-40 season. At 36, free agent Jose Bautista is a few years older than Ortiz was back in 2008, but similar questions apply. From 2010 to 2015, the former Jays outfielder

  • 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

  • By the Way, Jose Alvarado Was Impossible
    in FanGraphs by Jeff Sullivan - 1/8/2019 -  23
    Let me explain how I landed on Jose Alvarado. Alvarado is a reliever for the Rays. I actually wrote about him last June, but not because of his pitching. Right. So why Alvarado, on today

  • 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

  • Jose Quintana: Stud or Dud?
    in RotoGraphs by Brad Johnson - 12/16/2014 -  6
    of today's analysis, Jose Quintana. He's coming off a season in which he threw over 200 innings with nine wins, 178 strikeouts, a 3.32 ERA and 1.24 WHIP. You might be surprised to learn the total

  • 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

  • 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 Iglesias on the Comeback Trail
    in FanGraphs by Craig Edwards - 5/18/2015 -  9
    Molina and Jose Iglesias, their defensive skills so outweighed their offensive ineptitude that they were brought to the major leagues without the ability to hit anywhere near a major-league level

  • The Poor Man's Jose Peraza
    in RotoGraphs by Brad Johnson - 2/2/2017 -  7
    On Monday, Scott Strandberg wrote that everybody is paying too much for Jose Peraza. The statement is based on NFBC ADP which has him going a round or two earlier than what I've seen in expert mocks

  • 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 Altuve: Power Hitter
    in FanGraphs by Eno Sarris - 4/22/2016 -  22
    He's listed at a generous 5-foot-6, and he's never hit more than 15 homers, so when you look up and see that Jose Altuve has hit five home runs already this year, you really just want to shrug

  • 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

  • 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

  • The Jose Bautista of the Ivy League
    in FanGraphs by Carson Cistulli - 1/27/2015 -  31
    of contact and power roughly equivalent to Jose Bautista's in the majors. Which is not to say that Craig is Bautista's equal, but which is to say that as Bautista is to Major League Baseball, so Craig

  • Jose Bautista and Defying the Curve
    in FanGraphs by Travis Sawchik - 1/17/2017 -  17
    So Jose Bautista will not receive the six years or $150 million he was reportedly seeking a year ago. According to Ken Rosenthal, Bautista has reportedly reached an agreement on a one-year deal

  • 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 -  3
    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

  • Jose Altuve and Expectations of Regression
    in RotoGraphs by Nicholas Minnix - 10/22/2014 -  6
    What will the fantasy baseball market look like for Jose Altuve in 2015? The Houston Astros’ second baseman, as a top-five commodity overall who wasn’t, on average, drafted as a top-five player

  • Pros & Cons: Jose Berrios
    in RotoGraphs by Paul Sporer - 8/17/2017 -  6
    Jose Berrios was a heralded prospect coming up through the minors for the Minnesota Twins. The big expectations were unmet a year ago as he struggled mightily through his MLB debut. He managed just

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

  • The Jose Altuve Adjustments
    in Community by ColinBaseball - 4/28/2017 -  0

  • GIF: Jose Molina Super Toss
    in NotGraphs by Bradley Woodrum - 7/15/2013 -  14
    Framing is an alright talent, says Jose Molina, but if you want a real unique skill, try to match this: Your move, Jonathan Lucroy.

  • 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

  • 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

  • Our Staff Remembers Jose Fernandez
    in FanGraphs by Dave Cameron - 9/27/2016 -  18
    As you know by now, the world lost Jose Fernandez on Sunday. Here at FanGraphs, we wanted to offer those affiliated with us an opportunity to remember Fernandez in their own way. We have collected

  • 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

  • On Jose Fernandez and The 2016 Cy Young
    in Community by OTBB_Sean - 9/30/2016 -  4
    at his head. But now he's gone. He leaves behind a legacy that won't soon be forgotten -- Dave Cameron can't wait to tell his children about Jose Fernandez, and the Marlins are going to retire his

  • Let's Talk About Jose Ramirez
    in RotoGraphs by Randy Holt - 8/24/2016 -  3
    of their ballclub has been the recent emergence of Jose Ramirez. A team starved for offensive talent coming into the year has seen Ramirez serve as a catalyst in recent weeks, as they continue

  • The Most Bizarre Jose Altuve Stat
    in FanGraphs by August Fagerstrom - 6/15/2016 -  27
    Jose Altuve has 18 steals in 19 attempts this season. No, that's not the bizarre stat. That's just an impressive stat. Jose Altuve is an excellent base-stealer! Among the 71 players with at least

  • Jose Bautista Thinks the ALCS Is Rigged
    in FanGraphs by Craig Edwards - 10/17/2016 -  44
    , a little too unusual, per Mike Vorkunov's twitter account. Jose Bautista implied today that there are "circumstances" working against the Jays & we're not talking about whatever

  • Painting a New Picture of Jose Ramirez
    in FanGraphs by Eno Sarris - 5/11/2017 -  10
    In your mind, you might have an idea of the relative strengths of the Indians' Jose Ramirez. He's what many might term a "good little player" -- and that's not a comment on his 5-foot-8 stature

  • Jose Bautista and the Meaning of the Word "Fluke"
    in FanGraphs by Alex Remington - 9/23/2010 -  59
    Today, Joe Posnanski wrote a piece about Jose Bautista's remarkable 50th home run. Bautista's the first man to crack the 50-home run barrier since 2007, just the 26th man ever to reach such a gaudy

  • Jose Canseco, Steroids, and Logical Paradox
    in FanGraphs by Alex Remington - 3/8/2012 -  66
    In case you weren't aware, Jose Canseco has been attempting a baseball comeback with the Mexican League. Last night, the president of the Mexican League confirmed to ESPN that Canseco had been banned

  • Jose Abreu Is Halfway to Strikeout Bingo
    in FanGraphs by Jeff Sullivan - 9/22/2016 -  18
    Just in case you've missed it -- Jose Abreu, earlier, was a massive disappointment. For as long as the White Sox were worth paying attention to this year, Abreu was underachieving. It was one

  • The Yankees and the Poor Man's Jose Molina
    in FanGraphs by Jeff Sullivan - 1/9/2013 -  17
    Kontos. That was before Kontos actually pitched well. But to understand Chris Stewart is to understand a division rival of his. A year ago, the Rays signed the old and underwhelming Jose Molina

  • Jose Fernandez Threw a Slow Fastball
    in FanGraphs by Jeff Sullivan - 7/13/2016 -  14
    -Star Game captured the attention of my dorkiness. It was the most talked-about pitch of the contest. This is how Jose Fernandez started David Ortiz in the third inning: The thing to notice

  • Jose Quintana's K/9 and SwStr% Disconnect
    in RotoGraphs by Jeff Zimmerman - 2/1/2018 -  14
    Last week, I profiled Jose Quintana as a pitcher’s whose ADP and our auction value differed. In my analysis, I noticed that his swinging strike rate (SwStr%) and strikeout rate (K/9) didn’t move

  • The Year in High Strikes to Jose Altuve
    in FanGraphs by Jeff Sullivan - 9/17/2014 -  15
    Jose Altuve accomplished something Tuesday night. He played in a major-league baseball game! Wow! And even more incredible than that, he broke the Astros' single-season record for hits, previously

  • Should We Believe in Jose Ramirez?
    in RotoGraphs by Randy Holt - 1/18/2017 -  5
      As we begin to approach the 2017 season, one of the larger wild cards at the third base position is Cleveland Indians third sacker Jose Ramirez. While Ramirez is coming off of a remarkable

  • Pending Options Spotlight: Jose Reyes
    in FanGraphs by Jack Moore - 10/25/2010 -  18
    season together. Naturally, that means that there's going to be some speculation about the future of some of the Mets talented veterans, such as shortstop Jose Reyes. The Mets hold an option

  • Jose Lopez Finds Work With Marlins
    in FanGraphs by Tommy Rancel - 6/10/2011 -  5
    It was not too long ago when Jose Lopez was a perfectly capable starter on a major-league team. Sure, he was far from a star, but was league-average bat with passable defense at several positions

  • Astros Take On Jose Veras Experiment
    in FanGraphs by Jack Moore - 12/19/2012 -  3
    Jose Veras spent last season as a reliever for the Milwaukee Brewers, but in retrospect he was also something more: a year-long experiment on the value of those relievers a fan observes day

  • Andrelton Simmons: The New Jose Altuve?
    in RotoGraphs by Eno Sarris - 1/8/2013 -  17
    , but in the world of fantasy middle infielders, is there room for a comparison? Andrelton Simmons could be the late sleeper we all need at a tough position, just like Jose Altuve was last year. Neither

  • Creating a Composite Jose Fernandez Projection
    in RotoGraphs by Jeff Zimmerman - 12/11/2014 -  11
    Jose Fernandez was having a dominating 2014 season until he needed Tommy John surgery last May. The 22-year-old righty could be one of the more dominant arms in the game when he returns. Fantasy

  • Is Jose Bautista the Best Hitter in the AL?
    in FanGraphs by Dave Cameron - 4/25/2011 -  97
    Among the most talked about story lines heading into the 2011 season, few generated as much interest as Jose Bautista's attempt to follow up on his monstrous season from last year. The universal

  • Jose Fernandez Adds a New Pitch
    in FanGraphs by Jeff Sullivan - 8/20/2013 -  20
    Any other year and Jose Fernandez would be getting a lot more attention. The Marlins' rookie starting pitcher recently turned 21 years old and he was promoted to the major straight from Single

  • Jose Altuve Scared Them Away
    in FanGraphs by Jeff Sullivan - 6/7/2016 -  4
    It was a strange start to the season, you'll remember. Even though the Astros, as a whole, were completely disappointing, Jose Altuve came out absolutely on fire. He put up numbers you'd expect from

  • 2009 Impact Rookie: Jose Tabata
    in RotoGraphs by Marc Hulet - 3/29/2009 -  1
    We've all sifted through Jose Tabata's dirty laundry this week thanks to his wife. But that story should not diminish the fact that the former Yankees prospect has the potential to have an impact

  • On The Rise: Jose Tabata and Dexter Fowler
    in RotoGraphs by Chris Cwik - 3/13/2011 -  4
    fulfilling their projections. Owners that remain patient with players in the latter group can pick up premium talent in the last rounds of a draft. Jose Tabata and Dexter Fowler are two players that fit

  • 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

  • Reviewing Steamer and I: Jose Abreu
    in RotoGraphs by Mike Podhorzer - 10/29/2015 -  6
    optimistic than Steamer on the whole. However, for Jose Abreu I was actually significantly more pessimistic. In the review of this series, I will be including my original Pod Projection, and Steamer

  • Setting a Fantasy Value on Jose Reyes
    in RotoGraphs by Jeff Zimmerman - 1/11/2016 -  12
    Looking over some recent real and mock fantasy drafts, one name which is coming up as a potential sleeper is Jose Reyes. His fantasy value is unknown with his projected value being quite a bit

  • Have Pitchers Adjusted to Jose Bautista?
    in FanGraphs by Albert Lyu - 10/1/2010 -  19
    With 54 home runs in all, Jose Bautista has hit at least 11 home runs in May, July, August, and September. He is crushing fastballs in particular, with 2.63 fastball runs above average according

  • Jose Bautista Elevates In Hot Streak
    in FanGraphs by Jack Moore - 6/21/2012 -  22
    Jose Bautista is back. After a horrendous April which saw him post just a .185/.298/.333 line, the Jays' star has surged. He's following up a .257/.342/.552 May with a a .258/.413/.774 June

  • Jose Abreu Vs. the Scouting Reports
    in FanGraphs by Jeff Sullivan - 11/10/2014 -  36
    Today's the day that Jose Abreu wins the 2014 American League Rookie of the Year Award. Seems like they're doing a whole announcement show, and nothing's official yet because they don't want to spoil

  • Jose Arredondo, Peter Pascarelli and Regression
    in RotoGraphs by Brian Joura - 8/25/2009 -  3
    of innings. Pascarelli came across well – he had a good voice and brought some opinions to the table. But one thing he said jumped out at me. Pascarelli was talking about Angels reliever Jose Arredondo

  • Could Jose Bautista Be Better in 2011?
    in FanGraphs by Dave Cameron - 2/18/2011 -  72
    Since Jose Bautista signed his shiny new contract with the Blue Jays on Wednesday, it has been a popular task to look for players who had comparable power spikes out of nowhere and look at how

  • Jose Altuve Is Starlin Castro 2.0
    in FanGraphs by Dave Cameron - 5/8/2012 -  66
    I've been meaning to write about Jose Altuve for a couple of weeks now, but with Ryan espousing the virtues of Starlin Castro, this seems like the perfect time to talk about Altuve. Why does

  • Using Statcast Against Jose Abreu
    in FanGraphs by Jeff Sullivan - 5/18/2016 -  8
    that we get to see, so let's roll with it. As a demonstration, I'm going to use Jose Abreu, of the White Sox. Abreu hasn't been terrible, but he hasn't quite been himself, not yet. Why is that? Could

  • Jose Quintana Is Finding His Level
    in FanGraphs by Craig Edwards - 5/24/2018 -  4
    Jose Quintana's season is a little difficult to figure out. In three of his first four starts, he allowed 17 runs combined; in that fourth appearance, he pitched six shutout innings. Over four of his

  • Jose Abreu, Pitchers, and Ongoing Adjustments
    in FanGraphs by Neil Weinberg - 7/10/2015 -  6
    . At the beginning of 2014, there were a lot of questions about how well Jose Abreu would perform in the major leagues because we didn't have any information about Abreu in the context

  • Is Jose Bautista The New Ben Zobrist?
    in FanGraphs by Dave Cameron - 5/17/2010 -  25
    This afternoon, I mentioned Jose Bautista's power surge over the last week, where he hit four home runs and upped his season total to 10, tying him for the 5th most in the major leagues. While

  • The Odd Timing of Jose Bautista's Breakout
    in FanGraphs by Joe Pawlikowski - 2/22/2011 -  44
    reason: the lack of home runs. Yet Jose Bautista managed to completely reverse that league-wide trend. Since a peak in 2000, home runs have dipped a bit. In 2010 we saw the most dramatic slide yet

  • The Astros Extend Jose Altuve... Again
    in FanGraphs by Travis Sawchik - 3/16/2018 -  27
    The Astros have reportedly come to an agreement on a second extension for their second baseman, and the reigning AL MVP, Jose Altuve. Only, this time, Altuve did not sign as cheaply. [embed]https

  • Jose Reyes: A Look to Next Year
    in RotoGraphs by Erik Hahmann - 10/11/2011 -  5
    After a sub-par 2010 and an injury riddled 2009, Jose Reyes burst back onto the scene in a big way this season. The 28-year-old had his best season per wOBA, finishing with a mark of .386, 20 points

  • What Does Jose Quintana Do?
    in RotoGraphs by Eno Sarris - 12/30/2013 -  15
    Take a look at Jose Quintana's collection of pitches, and there's not much there to appreciate. Kind of makes you wonder how he does what he does, even if that creep can roll. His ERA is in the top

  • Taking a Closer Look at Jose Abreu
    in RotoGraphs by Chris Cwik - 7/9/2014 -  10
    White Sox rookie Jose Abreu may have already cemented his status as the best free-agent signing from the past offseason. Through his first 77 games, Abreu has flashed elite power skills, clubbing 27

  • A Very Stupid Jose Altuve Hypothetical
    in FanGraphs by Jeff Sullivan - 12/14/2016 -  40
    to be declined. I then quickly one-upped myself. The McCutchen answer was maybe somewhat interesting. But what about an even more team-favorable option? Enter Jose Altuve. Altuve is under guaranteed

  • Is Jean Segura a New Jose Reyes?
    in RotoGraphs by Blake Murphy - 7/16/2013 -  14
    Last week, I wrote about Hanley Ramirez in this space. Because it was a look at Ramirez’ success over the past eight years, the natural comparison to another top shortstop in that span, Jose Reyes

  • Why We Missed: Jose Peraza
    in RotoGraphs by Al Melchior - 11/2/2018 -  8
    Even though Jose Peraza had only a little more than a full season's worth of major league playing time entering 2018, it seemed fair to think we had a strong grasp of what kind of hitter he

  • Royals to Part Ways with Jose Guillen
    in FanGraphs by Joe Pawlikowski - 8/5/2010 -  19
    For a while it seemed like Jose Guillen was at risk of spending three full years with the same team. From the start of his career, in 1997 with the Pirates, through 2007 he had spend no more than two

  • Jose Altuve's Size: Boon or Bane?
    in FanGraphs by Eno Sarris - 7/21/2011 -  31
    "Even the smallest person can change the course of the future." J.R.R. Tolkien By most accounts, Jose Altuve did not have the most impressive debut for the Houston Astros on Wednesday

  • Can Jose Quintana Save the Cubs?
    in FanGraphs by Stephen Loftus - 10/19/2017 -  6
    . But this isn't about Kershaw. It's about the man the Cubs send to the mound opposing him. Jose Quintana, whom the Cubs received for a very reasonable return, was acquired for this very reason

  • Jose Reyes And the Pain of Moderated Expectations
    in RotoGraphs by Dan Wade - 11/6/2012 -  3
    were Giancarlo Stanton, the home run monstrosity and Jose Reyes. After a pair of seasons cut short by injury, Reyes played a remarkable 160 games, which was the Marlins' team high by more than

  • Jose Abreu, Queller of All Concerns
    in RotoGraphs by Mike Podhorzer - 10/16/2014 -  6
    Jose Abreu was the newest of a group of Cubans arriving in the Majors Leagues in the last couple of years. The most recent and notable of that group, Yoenis Cespedes and Yasiel Puig, made successful

  • Jose Berrios Is Bucking the Wildness Trend
    in RotoGraphs by Al Melchior - 5/8/2018 -  0
    pitcher. That pitcher is Jose Berrios. It's not easy to assess whether pitching with greater control has been a good development for the 23-year-old, because he's had an uneven season so far. His first

  • The Daily Grind: Jose's Favorite Cookies
    in RotoGraphs by Brad Johnson - 8/14/2018 -  2
    the charts. Looks right to me. Kennedy, Alex Wood, Verlander, and Pivetta are playable bargains. On the hitting side, Paul Goldschmidt, J.D. Martinez, Freddie Freeman, Giancarlo Stanton, and Jose

  • Jose Bautista Is Doing More With Less
    in FanGraphs by Mike Petriello - 5/13/2014 -  19
    active streaks in baseball ended recently, and I bet you didn't know anything about it. No, not the end of Nolan Arenado's 28-game hitting streak, as nice as that was. Jose Bautista went 0-4

  • Let's Craft an Extension for Jose Bautista
    in FanGraphs by Dave Cameron - 2/9/2016 -  29
    towards a more pressing contract issue: what to do with star outfielder Jose Bautista. The face of the franchise, Bautista is in the final year of his contract, and will likely be the best hitter

  • Jose Bautista and the New Slide Rule
    in FanGraphs by Craig Edwards - 4/6/2016 -  179
    with the bases loaded and one out, Toronto Blue Jays batter Edwin Encarnacion hit a ground ball to Rays third baseman Evan Longoria. Longoria threw to second base to force out Jose Bautista, who had been running

  • Do the Astros Need Jose Quintana?
    in FanGraphs by Dave Cameron - 12/20/2016 -  61
    trade to make, as they haven't yet moved Jose Quintana, one of the game's best pitchers, and a guy who is signed for four more years at bargain prices. And for a while now, whenever anyone asked

  • Projecting the Prospects in the Jose Quintana Trade
    in FanGraphs by Chris Mitchell - 7/14/2017 -  7
    The first domino of the 2017 trade deadline fell yesterday, as the Cubs swung a deal with their crosstown rivals for Jose Quintana. Quintana has been one of the best pitchers in baseball the past few

  • Jose Altuve's Evolution to MVP Candidate
    in FanGraphs by Travis Sawchik - 10/6/2017 -  34
    Perhaps we ought to have have written more about Jose Altuve at FanGraphs this season. The last, and only, FanGraphs post dedicated solely to Altuve this year was published on Aug. 4, when

  • Jose Reyes & The Abyss: Multiple Choice
    in NotGraphs by Cody Wiewandt - 12/12/2011 -  11

  • One Thing You Probably Already Knew About Jose Altuve
    in NotGraphs by John Paschal - 8/1/2014 -  41
    Jose Altuve is awesome. That is all.