The Case for the Mid-at bat Pitching Change

The Case for the Mid-at bat Pitching Change Can we….can we not? Please?Changing pitchers mid–plate appearance: It’s a tactic that’s been sparingly deployed in college baseball, but is virtually unheard of in the big leagues. That could change soon—and the evidence says it could be more effective than you’d think. Source: http://www.baseballthinkfactory.org/newsstand/discussion/the_case_for_the_mid-at_bat_pitching_change

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Eight Under-the-Radar Deadline Targets

Eight Under-the-Radar Deadline Targets Superstar trades are the most fun type of deadline trade, but the majority of deals before July 31 will involve more ordinary talent. Typically, these players don’t really move the needle on playoff chances in the aggregate; the largest benefit they deliver is to sand off a nick in the team’s…

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