Collette Calls: Monitoring the Small Sample
Collette Calls: Monitoring the Small Sample

This article is part of our Collette Calls series.

Wednesday afternoon, Peter Gammons tweeted out the following tidbit about Justin Masterson:


Shortly thereafter, Ken Rosenthal tweeted out something very similar to which I replied that Masterson had been using his slider more frequently to left-handed hitters than he had historically done according to his pitcher card at BrooksBaseball.net. This then sparked a civil discussion back and forth with Joe Sheehan about sample size.

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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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