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The Call-Up: Justus Sheffield – Baseball Prospectus

Image credit: USA Today Images The Situation: The Yankees are very likely headed to the playoffs, where one of their strengths will be one of baseball’s best and deepest bullpens. So why not throw your top pitching prospect in the mix too? Background: Justus Sheffield, brother of Dodgers pitching prospect …

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Flu-Like Symptoms: Solo Homer-A-Rama – Baseball Prospectus

Flu-Like Symptoms: Solo Homer-A-Rama – Baseball Prospectus keyboard_arrow_uptop Image credit: USA Today Sports Are bases-empty homers crowding out all other long balls? ©1996-2018 Baseball Prospectus LLC All Rights Reserved Baseball Prospectus uses cookies on this website. They help us to understand how you use our website, which allows us to …

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Short Relief: A Million Ways to Be a Ballplayer

It was a letdown, when this year’s Women’s Baseball World Cup ended, to go back to watching men’s. Much has been written about the hard baseball details of the women’s tournament: the match-ups, the spin rates, the turf, the rain, the sharpness of the double plays and the joy of …

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