Austin Jackson



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In a little more than two weeks the Baseball Writers’ Association of America will choose the American League MVP race. The common thinking is that this is a race between rookie Mike Trout and triple crown winner Miguel Cabrera, but I wanted to discuss it here before they make it […]

Thoughts on the 2012 AL MVP race





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Via FanGraphs: Jackson’s profile does suggest that he should have an above average BABIP. He has a line drive rate of 25.8% and a ground ball rate above 50%, and both serve his speed quite well. As such, an above average BABIP should be expected. But there are limits. First […]

Austin Jackson and BABIP


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I was checking some new pictures of former Yankees. They look pretty weird so I thought I’d pass them along. Apparently the Yankees were keeping a lot of players from growing facial hair, especially Jason Giambi. We’ve got Johnny Damon in a Detroit Tigers uniform: Austin Jackson in a Detroit […]

Former Yankees in Pictures




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This off-season has been a busy one for the World Champion New York Yankees. A big part of that off-season has been some major changes to the Yankees minor league system. Some Yankee fans have expressed concerned this off-season that the Yankees have now run out of options. After all, […]

Down on the Farm: Who's Left?