This Week's Lineup
The Longest MLB Postseason Droughts
Not sure if there's a category for "Having two of the best players in the game but probably will still miss the playoffs, again," but the Angels would own it. Rooting for the M's!
The Dodgers’ Approach to Hitting Is Unlike Any Other
The Dodgers aren’t merely missing out on down-the-middle pitches, they’re atrocious against them.
Optimal Pitching Locations
Take target location to maximize your expected payoff in darts (think aiming at trip 20s, but you'd be wrong) and apply it to pitching.
Who’s Boosted Their Hall Odds in 2022?
Some thoughts and projections to chew on regarding the Hall of Fame chances of a dozen or so players.
The Most Cycles in a Season, Career, by a Team and More in MLB History
Two shocking stats for me. 1) Career leaders are tied at 3. 2) The Pittsburgh Pirates have the most of any MLB franchise!
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