, 2020

It's not underground baseball science to say that homers are the deciding element this season

, 2020

Everybody has known it, but sometimes somebody attempts to trick themselves into feeling that there can be another way

, 2020

For the most part, it's somebody sticking to the past, "the manner in which baseball used to be" or another such trash

, 2020

However, there isn't. With the pitching on par with what it is, you need to raise a ruckus around town out of the damn park to go anyplace

, 2020

Hit homers, win prizes. The Astros-Sailors series essentially became around three grand slams, all hit by the Astros

, 2020

The Rhys Hoskins homer in Game 3 against the Overcomes essentially flipped the series. That is the means by which these things work.

, 2020

Cleveland attempted to overemphasize how much contact they've made during this season. It came from different media individuals too, that a group could find lasting success by accomplishing some different option from hitting for power

, 2020

It's been a pitiful expectation both inside and outside baseball. That is the reason Ransack Manfred fixed the balls, all things considered

, 2020

It's the reason they're prohibiting the shift, with the expectation that hitters might attempt to tone it down and simply settle for singles once more.

, 2020

Yet, it's all horseshit. Cleveland didn't have an arrangement to simply be a slappy, contact-weighty, slant the-BABIP-in support of ourselves way

, 2020

They must be that way in light of the fact that their proprietors won't pay for anybody who can raise a ruckus around town all that hard

, 2020

They've required an entirely different outfield for quite a long time, which they just began doing from inside in the center of this season