The Curious Case of Billy Wagner

  Approach your average baseball fan; ask them if they think Billy Wagner is a Hall of Famer. Chances are, they’ll say no and ask if you’re crazy. I’m here not to talk about whether or not he is, but to show statistically why the thought isn’t so crazy after all. To begin to illustrate …

Continue reading The Curious Case of Billy Wagner

Advertisements

Taking a look at the recent major signings 01/20/16

Justin Upton LF/RF 08/25/87 (28) : Tigers for $132.75M over 6 years   Unlike many of the mega-deals we’ve been seeing lately this contract is not backloaded or deferring money years into the future. This is said to be a straight up $22.125 million annual contract with an opt-out clause after the 2nd year. The …

Continue reading Taking a look at the recent major signings 01/20/16