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07-23

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Raising Aces: Warm It Up, Chris
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Doug Thorburn

07-16

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Raising Aces: Passing of the Cy
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Doug Thorburn

07-09

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Raising Aces: Fastballs Are Secondary
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Doug Thorburn

07-02

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Raising Aces: Week 13 Pitching Notes
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Doug Thorburn

06-25

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Raising Aces: Command and Conquer
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Doug Thorburn

06-18

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Raising Aces: The Speed At Which Things Change
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Doug Thorburn

06-14

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Raising Aces: The Top 2016 Draft Arms, Pt 2
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Doug Thorburn

06-13

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Raising Aces: The Top 2016 Draft Arms, Pt 1
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Doug Thorburn

06-11

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Raising Aces: Two Very Different Greinke Masterpieces
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Doug Thorburn

06-04

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Raising Aces: Instant Gratification
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Doug Thorburn

05-31

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Raising Aces: Debut Ante: Julio Urias
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Doug Thorburn

05-28

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Raising Aces: Miracle Matz
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Doug Thorburn

05-27

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Raising Aces: Digging Under The Gun
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Doug Thorburn

05-23

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Raising Aces: Today's Velo Losers
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Doug Thorburn

05-21

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Raising Aces: Shades of Gray
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Doug Thorburn

05-14

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Raising Aces: Why Max Scherzer?
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Doug Thorburn

05-13

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Raising Aces: The Velo Movers, One Year Later
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Doug Thorburn

05-10

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Raising Aces: David Price Is Disconnected
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Doug Thorburn

05-04

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Raising Aces: Outstanding Arms from Week Four
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Doug Thorburn

04-29

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Raising Aces: Debut Ante: Jose Berrios
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Doug Thorburn

04-26

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Raising Aces: Pre-Surgery Strasburg Is Finally Back
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Doug Thorburn

04-25

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Raising Aces: Postmortem: Chris Archer
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Doug Thorburn

04-19

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Raising Aces: Outstanding Arms from Week Two
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Doug Thorburn

04-15

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Raising Aces: The Frightening Reality of the Modern Pitcher
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Doug Thorburn

04-12

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Raising Aces: Outstanding Arms from Week One
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Doug Thorburn

04-08

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Raising Aces: Postmortem: Zack Greinke and Tyson Ross
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Doug Thorburn

04-06

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Raising Aces: Out On A Limb
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Doug Thorburn

03-25

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Raising Aces: Two Trains: Jeurys Familia and Jake McGee
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Doug Thorburn

03-23

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Raising Aces: Two Trains: Sonny Gray and Jordan Zimmermann
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Doug Thorburn

03-11

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Raising Aces: Two Trains: Dallas Keuchel and Felix Hernandez
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Doug Thorburn

03-07

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Raising Aces: Two Trains: Raisel Iglesias and Taijuan Walker
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Doug Thorburn

02-26

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Raising Aces: Free Agent Roulette: Yovani Gallardo
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Doug Thorburn

02-16

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Raising Aces: Free Agent Roulette: Mat Latos
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Doug Thorburn

02-01

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Raising Aces: Free Agent Roulette: Doug Fister
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Doug Thorburn

01-20

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Raising Aces: Free Agent Roulette: Ian Kennedy
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Doug Thorburn

01-14

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Raising Aces: Free Agent Roulette: Wei-Yin Chen
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Doug Thorburn

01-11

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Raising Aces: Free Agent Roulette: Kenta Maeda
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01-05

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Raising Aces: Free Agent Roulette: Scott Kazmir
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Doug Thorburn

12-24

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Raising Aces: Free Agent Roulette: Mike Leake
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Doug Thorburn

12-16

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Raising Aces: Free Agent Roulette: Johnny Cueto
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Doug Thorburn

12-09

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Raising Aces: Free Agent Roulette: Jeff Samardzija and Hisashi Iwakuma
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Doug Thorburn

12-08

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Raising Aces: Free Agent Roulette: Zack Greinke and John Lackey
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Doug Thorburn

12-04

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Raising Aces: Free Agent Roulette: David Price
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Doug Thorburn

12-02

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Raising Aces: Free Agent Roulette: Jordan Zimmermann
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Doug Thorburn

11-25

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Raising Aces: Under the Gun 4.0, Part 2
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Doug Thorburn

11-20

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Raising Aces: Under the Gun 4.0
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Doug Thorburn

11-12

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Raising Aces: Position Players Pitching, Part 2
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Doug Thorburn

11-06

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Raising Aces: Position Players Pitching, Part 1
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Doug Thorburn

10-30

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Raising Aces: Syndergaard vs Ventura: Hot Hot Heat
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Doug Thorburn

10-20

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Raising Aces: Dickey vs Young: The Unlikely Matchup
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Doug Thorburn

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January 11, 2016 6:00 am

Raising Aces: Free Agent Roulette: Kenta Maeda

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Doug Thorburn

What are the Dodgers getting for not all that much guaranteed money?

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January 5, 2016 6:00 am

Raising Aces: Free Agent Roulette: Scott Kazmir

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Doug Thorburn

The Dodgers are betting on their ability to replace Zack Greinke with depth. Here's part one of their report card.

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December 24, 2015 6:00 am

Raising Aces: Free Agent Roulette: Mike Leake

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Doug Thorburn

The Cardinals show everyone just how much a floor costs. Will it be worth it?

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December 16, 2015 6:00 am

Raising Aces: Free Agent Roulette: Johnny Cueto

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Doug Thorburn

The microscope yields for no one, and the new Giants starter is no exception.

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The two most recent NL West free agent additions go under the microscope.

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December 8, 2015 6:00 am

Raising Aces: Free Agent Roulette: Zack Greinke and John Lackey

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Doug Thorburn

Time to see what the Diamondbacks and the Cubs just got for their money.

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December 4, 2015 6:00 am

Raising Aces: Free Agent Roulette: David Price

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Doug Thorburn

Will a record payout save the Red Sox rotation?

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Assessing the risk and trajectory of Detroit's new $110 million pitcher.

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November 25, 2015 8:14 am

Raising Aces: Under the Gun 4.0, Part 2

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Doug Thorburn

Continuing the examine the velocity changes that took place across the league in 2015.

Last week we took a look at the pitchers who have suffered the largest knocks to velocity in the 2015 season, and today we examine the other side of the coin.

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November 20, 2015 6:00 am

Raising Aces: Under the Gun 4.0

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Doug Thorburn

Checking out the pitchers who gained and lost velocity in 2015.

Welcome to our fourth annual look at pitcher velocity, starring data from Brooks Baseball and continuing the trend of past seasons by looking at pitchers who lost velo as well as those gained it. This will be a two-part series, starting with the losers, after which we'll reconsider the role of spine-tilt in maintaining velocity.

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November 12, 2015 6:00 am

Raising Aces: Position Players Pitching, Part 2

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Doug Thorburn

The journey continues through the small miracles that a long season can provide.

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November 6, 2015 6:00 am

Raising Aces: Position Players Pitching, Part 1

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Doug Thorburn

Doug begins his annual stroll through the joys of watching non-pitchers pitch.

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