While we have all been lamenting the fact that John Lackey is now older and possibly broken, what is strange, even for him, was the fact that he gave up way more home runs than expected given a normal decline. And on that same vein, most fans, players, and team Continue reading Say, Everybody, Have You Seen My (Base)Balls?
I was thinking about this the other day, and it’s not like I’m super original because Joe Posnanski happened upon this first. But have you noticed that the Cubs are collecting lots of bats? Not just any bats, but legitimate high-ceiling put-a-hurt-on-the-baseball bats. Theo: “Offensive impact players are hard Continue reading Moneyball, Cubs Edition