Kevin Goldstein's Daily Futures report for April 29, 2010 offers many nuggets: Aroldis Chapman looked good on Wednesday night -- but gave up two homers and had control issues too. You an Orioles fan? Patience. You have aces on the way.
Kevin Goldstein's Daily Futures report for April 27, 2010 talks of Mike Stanton. In his last two games, he's -- wait for it -- 7-for-8 with five home runs. Five home runs in two nights. Robert Redford was in a movie that comes to mind here.
Kevin Goldstein's Daily Futures report for April 26, 2010 updates Cliff Lee's rehab (good news, Mariner fans), the Orioles' newest ace headed to Charm City (every cloud has a silver lining) and a new Red Sox prospect, plus much more.
Kevin Goldstein's Daily Futures report for April 23, 2010, updates the control issues of Aroldis Chapman (Reds), the hitting streak of Starlin Castro (Cubs) and the power arm of Tanner Scheppers (Rangers), among other highlights.
Kevin Goldstein's Daily Futures report for April 21, 2010, reports on the continuing rise of Tim Collins, checks in on a couple of infielders aiming for the Big Apple and one crossover star finding the range.
PECOTA's projections for starting pitchers have been solid, but at the season's midpoint, some starters haven't come close to matching expectations. Baseball Prospectus examines the reasons behind their unlikely performances.