Thread: Nick Madrigal
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Old 08-16-2019, 01:49 PM
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Originally Posted by I_Liked_Manuel View Post
It's pointless with the 'advanced' stats crowd. If people could reduce baseball to whatever metric they chose, they'd be betting on it and not pontificating on message boards and blogs about the value of players or teams. It's nauseating to read about what a guy like Madrigal would have to hit at a rate of doubles or HR's to make up for his other play. He might be ready for MLB, he might not, but that's surely not determined by stats in charlotte or Birmingham over the human eye - which I'm sure none of us has seen enough tape on to judge
Except money lines are determined using much of the same information, and they don’t pay out “true” odds.
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