An open letter in response to Murray Chass’ recent rant about fielding metrics and the Gold Gloves.
Gold Glove voting is getting a statistical side. Is that something to celebrate?
Fewer incumbents have won Gold Gloves the past two years. Is this a sign of a more engaged voting base?
Ben and Sam discuss the three-year deal the Dodgers gave Brandon League and reliever salaries in general, then talk about whether Gold Glove voters and advanced defensive stats agree more often than they used to.