In ESPN The Magazine's Analytics Issue, Sam Miller writes that the Los Angeles Angels have an audacious plan to turn around the most barren system in baseball. Step one: Try anything.
In ESPN The Magazine's Bay Area Issue, Baseball Prospectus' Sam Miller analyzes team chemistry, how it can actually be measured, and how it deserves much of the credit for the Oakland Athletics' surprising success over the past two seasons.
The modern bullpen rarely rewards finesse and strategy anymore. It thrives on heat. In ESPN The Magazine, Sam Miller writes about how the rise of the one-inning arm is changing baseball.