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"A Podcast To Be Named Later" w/ SI.com's Jay Jaffe

2016 Season Preview w/ Host Chris Mitchell @CJMitch73

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A Podcast To Be Named Later

Hosted by Chris Mitchell

Guest: Jay Jaffe of Sports Illustrated

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The 2016 Baseball season is under way, but before it got going in earnest I sat down with Jay Jaffe @Jay_Jaffe of Sports Illustrated Dot Com to discuss some of the more interesting stories of the up coming season.

To Listen to the Podcast Click the Link:

http://www.blogtalkradio.com/bosconation/2016/04/01/a-podcast-to-be-named-later

Topics Discussed:

* Ray Searage's impact on the Pirates Pitching staff:

"He tries to simplify things - to get more momentum going to home plate."

* Defensive Metrics

* Catching Stats

* The On-Field impact of Pitch Framing.

-- Best and Worst Pitch framers

* KC Royals re-working of Sal Perez's contract

* Pablo Sandoval

* Rookie of The Year Predictions

* Bust and Breakout Predictions

* Dusty Baker as the new Nationals Manager

* "What is he really worth" SI Dot Com series

* The "Eye Ball Test" vs. Advanced Metrics

* Player Thoughts

-- Jason Heyward

-- David Ortiz's Final Season

* World Series Prediction

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Chris Mitchell

@CJMitch73

Staff Writer www.RotoExperts.com

Contributor:

BaseballAmerica.com

SBNation's MinorLeagueBall.com

FantasyDraft.com

Podcast Host of:

"A Podcast To Be Named Later"

"The RotoExperts Fantasy Sports Show"