The best of the best through PECOTA’s eyes, from 2004-2019.
Clayton Kershaw is turning around his postseason narrative start by start.
How did Eric Thames change in Korea? And what do you learn from being Barry Bonds?
Bryce Harper is off to a great start, which is business as usual for one of the best April hitters of all time.
What happens when a player is so good so young that there are no better versions against which to compare him?
In the late 1980s, the MLBPA prevailed in a collusion grievance. Does Barry Bonds have the same evidence on his side?
The reasons not to bring in the all-time home run leader [were] little more than tissue-thin fictions.
What would happen if several hitters and pitchers of interest faced each other for full seasons?
How much has race influenced public perceptions of baseball’s PED poster boy?
Bobby Abreu improbably returned to his longtime team. Why can’t these guys do the same?
Ben and Sam discuss hypothetical questions about Mike Trout, Barry Bonds, Mark Mulder and more.
Why intentionally walking Barry Bonds was unlike most of baseball’s statistical trends.
How to go against the saberballot and without making the internet mad.
Ben and Sam answer listener emails about how much steroids help, the best farm systems in baseball, and how they’d try to negotiate a hypothetical trade.