FanGraphs Prep: Wins, Runs, and Pythagoras

FanGraphs Prep: Wins, Runs, and Pythagoras This is the second in a series of baseball-themed lessons we’re calling FanGraphs Prep. In light of so many parents suddenly having their school-aged kids learning from home, we hope is that these units offer a thoughtfully designed, baseball-themed supplement to the school work your student might already be…

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ZiPS Time Warp: Joe Mauer

ZiPS Time Warp: Joe Mauer If we didn’t know it was real, Joe Mauer’s career with the Minnesota Twins might strike us as being more like a fairy tale than an actual story. That is, until August 19, 2013. That was when Mets first baseman Ike Davis hit a foul tip that hit Mauer square…

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Yankees’ Randy Levine hopeful about MLB return plan: ‘Our players are patriots’

Yankees’ Randy Levine hopeful about MLB return plan: ‘Our players are patriots’ Baseball players’ love of their country can heighten their desire to bring the game back from the coronavirus shutdown, Yankees president Randy Levine said on Thursday morning. “I think our players are patriots,” Levine said on “Good Day New York.” “They want to…

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