Monday, January 10, 2022

Newsletter Excerpt, January 10, 2022 -- "Three Hires"

This is a preview of the Joe Sheehan Baseball Newsletter, an e-mail newsletter about all things baseball, featuring analysis and opinion about the game on and off the field from the perspective of the informed outsider. Joe Sheehan is a founding member of Baseball Prospectus and has been a contributor to Sports Illustrated and Baseball America. He has been writing about baseball for nearly 25 years.

Your subscription gets you the newsletter and various related features two to five days a week, more than 150 mailings (more than 200,000 words) a year full of smart, fun baseball writing that you can't find in the mainstream. Subscribers can also access the new Slack workspace, to talk baseball with me and hundreds of other Newsletter subscribers.

You can subscribe to the newsletter for one year for $59.95 using your PayPal account or major credit card.

"The Yankees promoted a woman who had worked for four major-league organizations, a winter-league team, a national team, and a think tank.

"The Astros reached into another team’s talent pool to identify someone with both player-development and front-office experience.

"The Rockies promoted the owner’s son who’d been on the payroll since grad school.

"Root accordingly."