Ben and Sam share their thoughts on some of PECOTA’s most surprising pitcher projections.
Last year it was the Twins. The year before, the Cardinals. This year, probably the Cubs. But what’s it worth when your favorite team has the league’s best farm system?
Geo Soto goes to the other side of Chicago, Jonny Gomes goes back to the NL, Vogelsong returns to SF and Ichiro is going to be a Marlin.
Sizing up the position from a fantasy point of view.
Strong drafts and international acquisitions keeps the Royals system strong despite development hiccups for some higher profile names.
PECOTA likes the Astros’ chances of producing insane strikeout totals. Also, more importantly, it likes the Astros’ chances of scoring copious runs.
Trade talks with the Phillies have stalled, while Matt Dominguez faces new competition this year.