Biggest Takeaways From the MLB Trade Deadline

This year’s trade deadline was one of the most eventful in recent memory. Nearly every potential contender made significant additions, while selling teams, like the A’s and Brewers, moved every trade-able asset they could. Too much happened for me to discuss every single trade here, so instead I’ll talk about a few select teams that…

Tanking vs. Rebuilding: What’s the Difference?

There seems to be a lot of talk lately about how teams are tanking. The phrase “tanking” is universally used to describe a team that is losing, basically on purpose, to earn high draft picks. When you ask the team’s leadership what’s going on, they’ll likely tell you that they are rebuilding, not tanking. Maybe…

Wild Card Juggernauts Wear Black and Gold

It’s not common that a team can be so respected, yet so forgotten at the same time. I’m talking about a team that has made the postseason every year since 2013, but never took advantage of the opportunity. They are opportune enough to sneak into the playoffs, but have failed to capitalize each time. They…

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…