8/17 – 8/18 in Boston, MA: Sabermetrics, Scouting, and the Science of Baseball plus a BP Afterparty!
Ben and Sam discuss Matt Harvey’s response to hazing, Albert Pujols’ recent resurgence, and players we’re underrating because of the run environment.
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Episode 49 of the Towers of Power Fantasy Hours is live. 2 hours and 35 minutes of fantasy baseball chatter to help you get your teams to the promise land.
Yesterday, Chris Davis got back on the multi-homer track. Tonight, Ben Zobrist will try to snap his slump as he faces Andy Pettitte.
Does it make sense for managers to plan for extremely long games?
A guided tour of BP’s financial tools.
Jason dives into San Jose’s case against MLB in the city’s ongoing pursuit of the Oakland Athletics.
A look back at the first two-plus months of minor-league action, including prospects and systems on the rise and on the decline.
Padres second baseman Logan Forsythe, one of this week’s recommended pickups, makes for an intriguing option at a very shallow position.
The Dodgers are going to have to rely on their pitching to carry them to October. Our beat man also checks in on Carlos Marmol, the A’s stadium situation, Alex Cobb, and with scouts.
Mike explains the criteria that contribute to his weekly rankings, before delving into the latest tiers and dollar values.