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Box Score Banter: Ramírez Launches (from an Angle)

Baseball Prospectus Editors
José Ramírez is launching home runs; Max Stassi can hit now; Devin Williams is the Brewers’ latest shutdown reliever.
 
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Transaction Analysis: TJ for JV

Ginny Searle
Verlander goes under the knife, Simmons opts out under the wire, and more transactions from the last week around the major leagues.
 
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Baseball Therapy: So You’ve Decided to Expand the Playoffs

Russell A. Carleton
The expanded playoffs are much-maligned. But perhaps there are some unconsidered benefits.
 
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Off the Rubber: A Watched Slam Still Boils

Roger Cormier
Slam Diego is the one place where 2020 isn’t entirely terrible.
 
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Rubbing Mud: The Dodgers’ Incredible, Sinkerballing Bullpen

Matthew Trueblood
The sinker is out of style, but don’t tell the LA bullpen.
 
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Off the Charts: Potential 2021 Opportunities (NL)

Darius Austin
The Dodgers and Phillies could see some significant roster turnover next year.
 
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Dynasty Dynamics 2020: Pittsburgh Pirates

Mark Barry
Which young Pirate’s long-term future looks brighter after 2020?
 
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Box Score Banter: Arenado to the Trade Market?

Baseball Prospectus Editors
Nolan Arenado might not be long for Colorado; Alejandro Kirk can give Toronto a boost from behind the plate; Jon Lester might no longer be a playoff mainstay.
 
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