Derek Jeter is…The Weakling

Derek Jeter is…The Weakling
By Antonio D’Arcangelis Longtime Yankee shortstop’s power outage is extreme — and here to stay. If you’re a Yankee fan – like I am – you shouldn’t have too much trouble naming the only everyday player on the team who’s yet to smack a homer in 2011. He goes by several nicknames, including Mr. November ...

The Benefits of Facing a Poor Offense for Fantasy Pitchers

The Benefits of Facing a Poor Offense for Fantasy Pitchers
The past couple of weeks, I’ve written about how quality of defense and quality of opponent affects a hitter’s stats. This week and next, I’m going to do the same for pitchers. Today, I’ll be looking at how much a pitcher’s numbers change when facing different calibers of offense. The study To study the effects ...