Category Archives: Chase Higgins
Who is a better player: Colorado Rockies star Carlos Gonzalez or LA Angels scrapper Alberto Callaspo?
That’s a difficult question to answer, and one that leads itself towards opinionated responses. Statistics can be a tool to help us to answer questions like this. But if we want scientific answer without opinion, we should really rephrase the … Continue reading
Whenever I think of plate discipline I think of Brad Pitt calling Kevin Youkilis the Greek God of Walks. And while the movie (and book, originally) Moneyball did bring the idea of on base percentage to the masses, I want … Continue reading
You may know Mark Reynolds as the player who has 1092 career strikeouts in 828 careers games. You may know Mark Reynolds from his .237 career batting average and 32.7% strikeout rate absolutely wrecking your fantasy baseball team. Well, opposing … Continue reading
The Mets and Phillies have a strong rivalry due to proximity of their fan bases and relatively sustained success on the field. One of the two teams has won each NL East division title since 2005, and many years they … Continue reading
B4B is headed to DC to check out two of the best teams in baseball. The Nationals take on the Atlanta Braves in an extremely crucial series for each team. The Nats have been consistently 3-5 games up on the … Continue reading
August is the time of year in the baseball season where fans freak out when MLB’s strange waiver process is in gear. Any player under contract may be placed on waivers at any time during the season, but after MLB’s July 31 … Continue reading