Archive for June 2015

How the food revolution in America has infiltrated minor league baseball.

Shining a little light on our first designated hitters.

Mike Cuellar’s excellent career and off-beat personality made him a fascinating character.

Could you imagine minor-league teams making their own trades? It used to happen.

How can a strong performance in the majors in 2014 not get you a job on this side of the Pacific in 2015?

The ultimate struggle between the competing forces of baseball.

To distill the essence of teams’ fandom via the jerseys their fans wear.

Much about baseball’s 19th century history is fiction, but this game isn’t.

Baseball and soap operas have more in common than you’d think.

Creative penalty ideas for documented PED users,

Can we identify subtle changes in release point that may not be evident to the naked eye?

Why does PITCHf/X seem to be more accurate than our own eyes?

The 1960 AL draft contained a number of talented prospects and diamonds in the rough.

Soon, technology will start to transform players into something that is perhaps not quite human.

Who really is the worst player ever?

Is Francisco Cabrera in some way one of baseball’s greatest players?

As the draft begins, KATOH tackles college pitchers.

Applying the KATOH formula to college hitters.

Sometimes watching turns into keen and observation and scribbled notes, and the next thing you know you’ve ranked a slew of players for this year’s draft.

Advanced technology is coming to baseball whether baseball likes it or not.