James Karinchak

Imagine you are a pitcher. A right-handed-24-years-old-with-a-97-mph-fastball-kind-of-pitcher. Also, imagine you are able to strike out 20 or more batters every 9 innings. If you can imagine that, congratulations, now you know what it’s like to be James Karinchak. In 2019, from Rookie to AAA, Karinchak struck out a little more than 22 batters per 9 … Read more

Revisiting Ks and BBs.

Statistics are, as the Merriam-Webster dictionary points out, “a collection of quantitative data”. Pure and simple. What is not that simple is how we use this data or how we make sense of it. Fortunately, we live in a time and age where we have at the disposal of our fingertips incredible sources (in quantity … Read more