Posts in category "Sabermetrics"

Reasons to believe in Avisail Garcia

Reasons to believe in Avisail Garcia
He’s been a favorite whipping boy for a few years now, as poor plate discipline, an inability to make contact, a surprising lack of power despite his 6’4” 240 lb. build, poor instincts on the basepaths and terrible defense have led to negative two wins above replacement for his career. The White Sox tried all... Read more »

How much did Hahn actually upgrade the catching for 2016?

How much did Hahn actually upgrade the catching for 2016?
By the time Matt Wieters joined the exclusive brotherhood of “those who accepted the qualifying offer,” it seemed like many White Sox fans had already resigned themselves to another season of mediocre production behind the plate. There just weren’t any obviously good solutions available; Wieters was the only notable free agent candidate, and the best... Read more »

What to do with Alexei Ramirez?

What to do with Alexei Ramirez?
Many of you may be under the impression that Alexei Ramirez is having a bad season — but that’s simply incorrect. The word “bad” is not even close to strong enough to describe veritable dumpster fire that has characterized Ramirez’s 2015 performance to date. I suggest consulting this list for better adjectives. If that seems... Read more »
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