Collette Calls: Key Metrics for Minor League Pitchers
Collette Calls: Key Metrics for Minor League Pitchers

This article is part of our Collette Calls series.

By nature, I am a stats junkie so when MinorLeagueCentral.com put together its new leaderboards, I was rather giddy with excitement. For years, I have been running those kind of reports manually on my spreadsheet template that my Excel guru buddy put together for me but the new leaderboards just made my work a lot easier.

If I have one complaint, it is that the stats are broken apart by league and it is not easy to look at things by level but a bit of copy/pasting remedies that so that I can take the stats to the comforts of Excel as well as my other favorite statistical tool, InspireData, to get the kind of reports out that I want. This week, we will take a look at the pitchers in Triple-A that are 28 years old or younger and threw at least 50 innings last season. Those filters give us 230 different pitchers from this past season.

Stats are just one part of the equation as we have all been fooled with

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Jason Collette
Jason has been helping fantasy owners since 1999 at RotoJunkie, Fanball, Baseball Prospectus and now here at RotoWire. He covers the Tampa Bay Rays at theprocessreport.net. You can hear Jason weekly on many of the Sirius/XM Fantasy channel offerings throughout the season as well as on the Sleeper and the Bust podcast on iTunes. He was selected as the Fantasy Baseball Writer of the Year by FSWA in 2013.
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