Is The Emperor Wearing Any Clothes?

by DrLefty I’ll admit this up front: I don’t know the answer to the question I posed in the title. But I thought it would be interesting to think about and discuss in this after-the-Winter-Meetings post. The “emperor” to whom I refer is, of course, Giants President of Baseball Operations…

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Zaidi to Pillar: “Thanks, but No Thanks”

by Greek Giant Don’t kid yourself. This is what a hardcore Analytics-based Major League re-build looks like:   BREAKING: The Giants have non-tendered Kevin Pillar in a surprising move.@PavlovicNBCS explains why https://t.co/B05TzZ0szQ pic.twitter.com/LHR7BFrn6R — SF Giants on NBCS (@NBCSGiants) December 3, 2019 Let’s recap: Dump last year’s leader in homers,…

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