Regauging Torii Hunter’s Value to the Twins

Following the conclusion of the 2015 regular season, Torii Hunter announced his retirement. Hunter finished his fantastic playing career with a .277/.331/.461 batting line, 2452 hits, 353 home runs, 9 Gold Gloves, and 2 Silver Slugger awards over 19 seasons. Hunter’s career started as a glove-first center fielder with decent contact skills and a little…

The Intangibles

Baseball’s Invisible Statistics To many people, the concept of “what you see is what you get” is an acceptable premise. I completely understand the rationale behind denying any claim that lacks solid mathematical or physical evidence. However, I believe there is more to life than what you can see in front of you. My stance…