With new homes for Aroldis Chapman, Ken Giles, and Drew Storen, it’s time to revisit the 2016 closer rankings.
(Can Byung Ho Park follow the lead of Jung Ho Kang and make a successful transition to MLB in Year 1?)
Back in February, I reminded the world that I am a novice when it comes to analyzing swing mechanics in a meaningful way. This particular instance featured video of Pirates infielder Jung Ho Kang taking batting practice. (Proof) As it turns out, Dan Farnsworth of FanGraphs completely nailed it with regards to Kang in his piece around that time.
I will try to do better this time, and leave the mechanics to Professor Farnsworth.
$10 Single Entry tournament for Happy Hour? Yes, please!
Let’s get to it…
Jose Calderon burned me Wednesday in my 2015-16 DFS Hoops debut.
As a result, he won’t be on any of my teams the rest of the season.
The Royals beat the Mets in the World Series (Congrats!).
Let’s rank closers for 2016.