Archive for the 'Cy Young award' Category

Sometimes the top hardware goes to less-than-stellar players

Win Probability Added is a great metric, but we can improve upon it.

Can stats leaders predict voting leaders through the years?

Picking the postseason and award winners is not easy

Does the count, number of outs or number of runners on base affect how hard pitchers throw?

THT’s soothsayers foretell this year’s standings and award winners.

Going back to the well with reader suggestions

And then there were three…

Why wait until the season’s over to find out baseball’s major award winners when we’ll tell you now?

Verlander’s a shoo-in, but other races are closer.

Brian Matusz’s difficult 2011 season is surely a disappointment, but patience is needed, former Blue Jays can attest.

The Indians needed to flex their muscles this weekend. They did not.

Who has played well and who can sustain it.

Trevor Cahill may not be Oakland’s best starter, but he’s good. He and three other strong arms could be 2011’s difference makers.

The American League is still the better league, but the NL is pushing to close the gap with its stable of aces.

TUCK! brand toons goodness every Monday and Thursday

Cy Young ballots probably won’t include Jered’s name.

TUCK! toons every Thursday and Monday

TUCK! toons every Thursday

As the first week of 2010 begins, Richard rolls back the clock to look at what stories might be news around this same time a century ago.