MESA, Ariz. — The education of Kyle Hendricks continued on Sunday afternoon, in front of a sellout crowd that set a new Cactus League record (14,770).
Unlike offensive metrics, there isn't one truly reliable way to measure the defensive efficiency of MLB players.
But the league is getting close.
MESA, Ariz. – Jose Veras says he’s ready to handle the ninth inning at Wrigley Field, which can be a lonely place for a closer, even on a last-place team.
UPDATE: Garza and the Brewers have not come to an official deal, according to reports. Negotiations are ongoing.
Call it the Masahiro Tanaka effect.