Posts in category "Closers"

Fun With the Bill James Handbook: White Sox Relievers

Fun With the Bill James Handbook: White Sox Relievers
If there is one area that is hard to forecast, it is the White Sox Relievers.  More and more often, pitchers are only pitching in very limited amounts sometimes only to one batter.  It makes the past season’s numbers kind of screwy.  A guy could have a terrible ERA, but it’s only because he had... Read more »

White Sox Player Previews: Matt Lindstrom

White Sox Player Previews: Matt Lindstrom
Kind of keeping with a theme with today’s preview.  I wrote yesterday about Scott Downs, one of the oldest members of the White Sox and while Matt Lindstrom isn’t as old as Downs, he is on the high side of 30, 34 to be exact.   He had an ok year in 2013, but not... Read more »

White Sox Player Previews: Nate Jones

White Sox Player Previews: Nate Jones
Mister, Mister Jones.  Nate Jones was a solid piece of the bullpen last year and there is some talk that he will be the closer this year with the departure of Addison Reed.  I’m glad there hasn’t been some dramatic announcement regarding such a move.  In an interview with Don Cooper about a week or... Read more »
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