Is the “leadoff hitter” tag preventing Kyle Schwarber from making a much-needed adjustment?
On the 11th episode of DFA, Zach Crizer’s back to join Bryan and review the lack of depth at the end of the Orioles’ bench and bullpen. (Seriously, can you believe Edwin Jackson is back?) Plus Sam Dyson gets traded to the Giants, Jean Segura signs an extension, and much more!
Two sluggers, linked by nothing but some time to kill on a Tuesday night in May.
Baseball players look less lucky and more skilled than ever.
The push and pull between hitters and pitchers is changing.
On the seventh episode of DFA, Bryan and guest co-host Zach Crizer discuss the Bradley Zimmer call-up, and the potential end of the center field carousel in Cleveland. Then it’s on to the big and little moves of the past few days, including former All-Stars going down with injury and former Royals going on to new teams.
The framing advantage is shrinking, but Martin Maldonado is a perfect fit with the Angels and that isn’t an accident.
How did Eric Thames change in Korea? And what do you learn from being Barry Bonds?