Batlling_leadoff

Outdoor Games for Kids to Play in Home Quarantine While Awaiting MLB

Though players may get on the baseball-field, the MLB stadiums are likely to be empty due to the coronavirus pandemic. Moreover, you want to keep your youngsters away from populated places where they can contract the virus.Home quarantine has nothing on your kids with these exciting games while they hope to attend the MLB in …

Outdoor Games for Kids to Play in Home Quarantine While Awaiting MLB Read More »

Tips for Dealing With an Identity Theft Incidence on Professional Baseball Players

Although a welcome development, the evolution of technology didn’t come without its array of challenges, one of them being the increase in IT-related crimes. Over the years, many criminals, seeing the government’s efforts, citizens, and several organizations curbing their activities, have resorted to plying their ‘trades’ on the internet. Since the turn of the century, …

Tips for Dealing With an Identity Theft Incidence on Professional Baseball Players Read More »

7 Tips to Improve Physical Performance for Playing Baseball

Like other people, athletes also need time to rest, and that’s the primary reason for offseason. However, it’s easy to fall into patterns that can set players back after the break. That’s why there’s a need to continue certain routines even after the season is over. It keeps you in shape and well-toned, and it …

7 Tips to Improve Physical Performance for Playing Baseball Read More »

CAN PITCHERS REALLY CONTROL DOUBLES AND TRIPLES? XBFIP, CONTINUED

In my last post, I introduced my new metric: xbFIP. Expected-ballpark, extra-base, fielding independent pitching is my take on FIP. Fielding independent pitching was created, as I outlined in my last article, in an attempt to evaluate a pitcher on what he can truly control: walks, strikeouts, innings pitched and home runs. Given that, as …

CAN PITCHERS REALLY CONTROL DOUBLES AND TRIPLES? XBFIP, CONTINUED Read More »

WILL THE BLUE JAYS HAVE ENOUGH PITCHING?

Clearly, the Toronto Blue Jays can hit. Their hitters possess a cumulative .263/.333/.450 batting line for a 116 wRC+, the best mark in the major leagues by a comfortable margin. Jose Bautista, Edwin Encarnacion and the rest of the crew have hit 76 home runs, which is seven more than the next closest team, the Colorado rockies” >Rockies. In the month of May …

WILL THE BLUE JAYS HAVE ENOUGH PITCHING? Read More »