When Ryan Braun finished last April with a .254/.293/.423 slash line and four home runs with one steal, many were jumping off the wagon. He finished with 25 home runs and 24 steals. Andrew McCutchen also comes to mind as he was battling a knee injury and hit .194/.302/.333 with two home runs in 21 games last April. What hitter are you willing to take a risk on turning around if...
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Braun can’t believe some of these crazy stats! (Photo: www.onmilwaukee.com) #ICYMI* last week I started a new trend where I began tweeting a whole bunch of fascinating baseball facts using the hashtag #ProfStats. I then compiled them into an interesting and easy-to-read summary article right here on Baseball Professor. This will be a weekly occurrence, so make sure you check the...
We’re just over a week into the regular season, and many baseball memories – positive and negative – have been inserted into the history books. Ryan Braun‘s three-homer game, Emilio Bonifacio‘s rapid-fire succession of BABIP singles, Tim Hudson‘s sensational Giants’ debut, a bunch of aces being aces, and the Mets/Phillies/Angels, etc.., bullpen implosions – just […]
The 2014 baseball season is still months away, but people are already taking a look at how fantasy baseball drafts will play out. Heading into 2013, the talk surrounding three players going #1 overall: Miguel Cabrera, Mike Trout and Ryan Braun. The first two lived up to expectations, but Braun struggled with a suspension that ultimately left his career with a permanent asterisk....
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