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July 8, 2014

What You Need to Know

Matt Adams Powers Up

by Daniel Rathman


The Monday Takeaway
At 6-foot-3, 260 pounds, Matt Adams screams “slugger.” So when his ISO stood at .149 at the end of May, right around those of speedsters Brett Gardner and Desmond Jennings, something didn’t seem quite right.

Part of the issue could be seen in Adams’ spray chart. After employing a pull-happy approach in his first full season…

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timber

Scott Downs pitched for the Royals on Sunday; yesterday was not his debut.

Jul 08, 2014 12:50 PM
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BP staff member Ben Lindbergh
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Fixed.

Jul 08, 2014 13:12 PM
 
Schere

this thing is all over the internets, but it's not so much a good fake as a terrible baserunning play.

Jul 08, 2014 13:02 PM
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