We take a look at Nolan Arenado’s eight-year, $260 million deal with the Colorado Rockies and the recent run of offseason extensions—including Aaron Hicks and Miles Mikolas (3:42). Then freelance journalist and data consultant Rob Arthur joins the show to talk about how fast analytics are changing in baseball, how accurate our assumptions about players are, and what this might mean in the future for the on-field product and front-office decision-making (37:22).
Nolan Arenado’s Rockies Extension and Rob Arthur on Data in Baseball
The crew talks about Arenado’s eight-year, $260 million deal
Secrecy has been the norm as the release date for the fantasy epic approaches, but the newly announced title, ‘The Rings of Power,’ is more than enough for fans to chew on
Flo Lloyd-Hughes and Carl Anka join to discuss what they’ve been watching recently
After years of performing karaoke and explicit sing-alongs, the comedian has settled into the lead role of an understated coming-of-age series on HBO, ‘Somebody Somewhere’
The deal, announced Tuesday and expected to close in 2023, touches on every hot-button gaming-industry issue, from consolidation to workplace reform to Netflix-style libraries to speculation around the "metaverse"