Ian York uses his unique brand on analytics on Seattle Mariners ace James Paxton
October 3, 2016: This Week in Baseball Writing is a weekly series meant to bring attention to some of the high-quality baseball writers on the internet.
The top contenders for the 2016 AL MVP have less than a month to impress the voters – and overcome the playoff bias in voting.
Brandon Magee gives a proper sendoff to baseball in Bakersfield and Adelanto as they prepare for their last stretch of baseball after 75 and 28 years, respectively.
Dave McCullough looks at the end of an era in Seattle with an ownership change that was sometime in the making, and ponders on what it means for the rest of the league.
Dave McCullough has no GM’s on speed dial or anonymous quotes, but he does have a love for the old-timey baseball notes column.
Dave McCullough looks at the Hall of Fame resumes of active players like Texas Rangers third baseman Adrian Beltre to see how they stack up.
Dave McCullough explains why Ichiro Suzuki is the new hit king and puts his career in perspective using the legend’s own words.
Justin Gorman examines the Fernando Abad debut pitch by pitch to see what went wrong against Robinson Cano.
Brandon Magee goes over the things that John Farrell fails to grasp after the Red Sox lose another winnable game.