Sports Analytics

Snaps, Pace, & Stats: How Week 3 shapes up for fantasy

Welcome to the Week 3 edition of <i>Snaps, Pace, & Stats</i>, where we examine trends in snap totals and no-huddle usage. It is meant to be a 30,000-foot …

Fantasy Football

Daily Starters – Wednesday, September 19

Wednesday’s slate of starting pitchers is not fully set, as there are still no fewer than five teams listing TBD as their starter as of this writing. …

Kansas City

Marc Topkin's takeaways from Tuesday's Rays-Rangers game

<b>LHP Blake Snell certainly gets the bulk of the credit for his remarkable season,</b> and there's definitely some due to pitching coach Kyle Snyder. But …

Blake Snell

September 21, 1979: Bruce Bochy's walk-off single keeps Astros pennant hopes alive

Since its opening in 1965, the Houston Astrodome, known as the “Eighth Wonder of the World,” had seen many epic and varied events that included …

Houston Astros

Valencia vs Juventus: TV channel, live stream, squad news & preview

The Portuguese international ended his Serie A scoring drought and will be eager to make his mark when his side travel to Valencia on …

UEFA Champions League

Kapler remains positive: 'Chip and a chair'

FanGraphs.com gives the Phillies a 4.1 percent chance to win the NL East.<p>They're not done yet.<p>"It feels pretty good," Gabe Kapler told Angelo Cataldi …

NL East

Roberto Firmino proves he’s the man for the big occasion by matching Cristiano Ronaldo’s Champions League stats since start of last season

The Champions League returned to Anfield with typical ferocity on Tuesday, with Liverpool overcoming PSG 3-2 thanks to Roberto Firmino's stoppage …

UEFA Champions League

#ProBucks Final Report

<b>RELATED INFO</b> <br>FOLLOW the Buckeyes on Facebook, Twitter and Instagram<p><b>Drew Rucinski</b> – Miami Marlins/New Orleans Baby Cakes<p>4-2 record with the Miami …

Ohio State Buckeyes

Bullpen Report: September 19, 2018

It was Zach Britton, and not Dellin Betances, who got the save for the Yankees in their 3-2 win over the Red Sox in Tuesday night’s series opener. I …

Joe Maddon

The Wolfpacker daily newsstand: Sept. 19

Headlines<p>Tweets of the day<p>Tomorrow’s ACC home opener is a 🔴 OUT!<p>First 300 students in the stadium can grab one of these t-shirts …

Denver Broncos

Is Lukaku a flat-track bully? The stats that show Man Utd hitman needs to score more against big teams

The Belgian striker has found goals easy to come by at times for United but, like others, has struggled against tougher opponents<p>Romelu Lukaku was …

UEFA Champions League

Messi masterclass highlights Champions League Matchday 1

The UEFA Champions League kicked off on Tuesday with the start of the group stage, highlighted by a masterclass effort from Lionel Messi and a …

UEFA Champions League

Death of a 14-Year Streak

Monday evening, the Pirates beat the Royals, 7-6. The Royals were up by two in the bottom of the eighth, but the Pirates rallied to tie, and then …

American League (MLB)

The 10 most amazing stats of the first two weeks of the NFL season

It’s been a wild start to the 2018 NFL season, where seemingly everything has turned upside down. Ryan Fitzpatrick has morphed into Tom Brady, …

San Francisco 49ers

Tom Brady puts Josh Gordon's past quarterbacks to shame

In the five years that Josh Gordon has actually appeared in a regular season game with the Cleveland Browns, his stats have been staggering. The number that is even more eye-popping, however, is the number of quarterbacks that have thrown to him.<p>Over his NFL career, Gordon has been targeted 346 …

Tom Brady

Chicago Bears Week Two Cornerback Report

The Chicago Bears bounced back in Week Two, did their cornerbacks?<p>In Week One, the Chicago Bears cornerbacks were untouchable through one half, but …

Roquan Smith

Kiley McDaniel Chat – 9/19/18

Kiley McDaniel has worked as an executive and scout, most recently for the Atlanta Braves, also for the New York Yankees, Baltimore Orioles and …

Baltimore Orioles

Ohio State Football: Receivers shining under coach Brian Hartline

This year’s Ohio State football team has plenty of talent and experience in the receiving corps but a new coach at the helm. No problem there.<p>With …

College Football

The Orioles And Royals Could At Least Still Beat Triple-A Teams … Right?

The fact that we’re asking says a lot about baseball in 2018.<p>The Baltimore Orioles really struggled in the season’s second half, going 17-26 in the …

Sports

Week 3 Fantasy Streamers: Ryan Fitzpatrick tops list

Streaming your starting QB, TE, or D/ST isn't the goal in fantasy football. But, if you're weak at a position where you only have to start one …

Fantasy Football

Retroactive Review: Changing Pitches and Other Tales of Love | The Hardball Times

Over the years, various writers—of both fiction and non-fiction—have tried to envision a world in which a gay or bisexual major league player could …

Sports Analytics

No Huddle Podcast: Is the 49ers front office too conservative? Rob "Stats" Guerrera joins the conversation

Rob "Stats" Guerrera got his start on ESPN's "Mike and Mike" before moving over to NBC to work with Mike Florio on "Pro Football Talk Live." Stats …

Kansas City Chiefs

These stats prove why Liverpool fans shouldn’t worry about Salah finishing

Liverpool fans are worried about the form and finishing of Mohamed Salah but these stats prove that there is nothing to fear for the Egyptian forward.<p>…

Mohamed Salah

Los Angeles Rams: Sharing the wealth key to success

The Los Angeles Rams are 2-0 to start the year with a stout defense and high-scoring offense. They’ve been distributing stats and that’s been a major …

Los Angeles Rams

The Daily Grind: Some Kind of Walker Texas Ferris Buehler Pun

You’re running out of time to hit your games played and innings pitched caps in traditional fantasy leagues. Luckily, you have a free resource …

David Price

Society for American Baseball Research

Save the date! SABR 49 will be in San Diego in 2019<p>Save the date! SABR will be returning to San Diego for our 49th national convention on June 26-30, …

San Diego

Baldinger: 49ers' Jimmy Garoppolo will be a top 10 QB at the end of the year

Despite being sacked six times by the Detroit Lions defense, San Francisco 49ers quarterback Jimmy Garoppolo was under pressure during just nine of …

Top 10

MW6 stats: Six on the spin for Liverpool?

The Reds can achieve a six-match winning run from the start of the season for only the third time, plus all the most intriguing facts on the …

Jamie Vardy

Garrett Hampson Stats, Highlights, Bio | MiLB.com Stats | The Official Site of Minor League Baseball

Team<p>Date<p>Transaction<p>September 4, 2018<p>Colorado Rockies recalled 2B Garrett Hampson from Albuquerque Isotopes.<p>August 23, 2018<p>Colorado Rockies optioned …

Pacific Coast League

Ronald Acuna Is One of the Best Players in Baseball

The Braves have won plenty of games, and Ronald Acuna has hit plenty of homers. A common analytical writer trick is to open with an anecdote, to suck …

Juan Soto