Thursday, June 16, 2022

Newsletter Excerpt, June 16, 2022 -- "Thinking Inside the Box"

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"I’m torn on this. On a macro level, I think baseball has to reverse every recent trend and start pushing more innings to the best pitchers, both starters and relievers. For Bednar and the 2022 Pirates, though, I wonder if Shelton is going to burn out his best pitcher chasing 65 wins."