Bad baseball players

Wins Above Replacement, WAR, is a stat showing basically how much better a certain player is than an average, replacement-level player. Click here for a better explanation. Basically, a 0.0 WAR player is no better or no worse than the everyday player. He won't make an All-Star team, but he's hitting above the Mendoza Line. … Continue reading Bad baseball players

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Name game

When I'm working on a feature about a player, I love reading the player bios (usually a college athlete in this instance).┬áNot only do I look to see how many student-athletes major in Kinesiology or Communication, I enjoy finding the interesting little tidbits. Like how a player enjoys going fishing in the offseason or how … Continue reading Name game