It’s June! More than one-third of the 2019 MLB season is history. Do we know who will win the World Series? Who will take home MVP? Cy Young? Of course not. Certain things are safe to assume at the beginning of June, but most of what lies ahead is still murky in our crystal balls. What is safe to assume at this point and what isn’t? Before I draw any conclusions about the … [Read more...] about Do Big Numbers in April and May Mean Anything?
You just don’t see contact hitters like that anymore. It’s all about launch angle now. The game is different. If you follow baseball, you have likely heard phrases similar to these uttered by the TV commentators or your fellow fans. It is common for baseball junkies to reference the changing times in the Major Leagues, noting that steals totals are dwindling or that … [Read more...] about The Times Are Changing: A Look at Homerun Trends in the MLB