New Twins hire Rocco Baldelli becomes baseball’s youngest manager; other things to know about current managerial class

New Twins hire Rocco Baldelli becomes baseball’s youngest manager; other things to know about current managerial class A few general notes on managers, in consideration of a new hire. On Thursday, the Minnesota Twins named Rocco Baldelli the 14th manager in franchise history. Baldelli joins David Bell (Cincinnati Reds) and Brad Ausmus (Los Angeles Angels)…

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Playoff Prospectus: World Series Game 3 Preview and PECOTA Odds

Playoff Prospectus: World Series Game 3 Preview and PECOTA Odds This content is for Premium, Super-Premium and Premium Monthly members only. Visit the site and log in/register to read. The post Playoff Prospectus: World Series Game 3 Preview and PECOTA Odds appeared first on Baseball Prospectus. Source: https://www.baseballprospectus.com/news/article/43463/playoff-prospectus-world-series-game-3-preview-and-pecota-odds/

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Short Relief: Boy Geniuses

Short Relief: Boy Geniuses Major League Baseball used to take the whole “don’t break news during the postseason” pretty seriously. Calvin Griffith, for instance, was once beaten with a sack of oranges for announcing he was going to explore paying his players in company scrip in 1983.* *Do not fact-check this. But times change. Recently,…

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Player Profile: Kenley Jansen

Player Profile: Kenley Jansen This content is for Premium, Super-Premium and Premium Monthly members only. Visit the site and log in/register to read. The post Player Profile: Kenley Jansen appeared first on Baseball Prospectus. Source: https://www.baseballprospectus.com/fantasy/article/43467/player-profile-kenley-jansen/

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