In the war between science and aesthetics, trying to save baseball teams from themselves

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Nolan Arenado Talks Hitting

Nolan Arenado Talks Hitting Nolan Arenado is one of the best hitters in the game. The 27-year-old third baseman has won four consecutive Silver Slugger awards, averaging a a 127 wRC+, 40 doubles, and 40 home runs over that stretch. Ensconced in the heart of the Colorado Rockies batting order, he’s driven in 503 runs,…

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