How Sale found a new gear for historic season
Chris Sale has been absolutely dominant in his
first season with Boston, putting himself in position not only to
claim the American League Cy Young Award, but to garner real
support in the AL Most Valuable Player Award conversation as well.
MLB Metrics 101: Worst Bang-for-Your-Buck Stars at the Quarter
The overpaid players, however, stick out like so
many sore badly broken and horribly mangled thumbs. The Bleacher
MLB Metrics 101 is here to weed them out. Hello and welcome
back. This week's topic covers well-paid superstars who aren't
Is MLB's sneaky superstar a $157M bargain — and trade chip?
New York Post
We have spent so long calling Joey Votto's 10-year,
$225 million extension with the Reds a team-wrecking disaster that
we just may have missed one thing – he just might be a bargain to
acquire. Think of it like this: Giancarlo Stanton cleared waivers
Why MLB games are FIVE MINUTES longer this season
Since slimming down in Rob Manfred's first year as
commissioner, the average game has gotten more and more bloated --
and games in 2017 are on pace to be the longest in
MLB history. We break down what's been gumming up the works.