Over the next few weeks I’m going to challenge you with questions that veer a little bit into the Sabermetric side of things or as I like to call them Advanced Metrics. Nothing too crazy, but these are stats I incorporate quite liberally in my articles the last few years. FIP or Fielding Independent Pitching […]
Ben is a native of Brooklyn, New York and has been taking the subway to Mets games since he became obsessed with the team in 2005. Baseball and Ben go hand in hand, and he can often be found sifting through baseball reference and making Hall of Fame cases for borderline players in his head. Outside of baseball, Ben's favorite hobby is eating everything in his home of New York City.
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While the 25-man roster seemed pretty much set most of the offseason, injuries always loom. With David Wright‘s shoulder impingement and the possibility of his starting the season on the 60-day DL, the Mets possibly have an open roster spot. Of all the non-roster invitees this spring, who has the best chance of filling that […]
Michael Conforto‘s impressive start to spring training has not gone unnoticed. The former tenth overall pick has hit .714 with two home runs and three RBIs in three games so far. Despite the small sample size, Conforto and his perfect swing appear to be in great shape. His hitting this well is a good problem […]