Monthly Archives: August 2014

Using Short-Season A Stats to Predict Future Performance

Over the last couple of weeks, I’ve been looking into how a player’s stats, age, and prospect status can be used to predict whether he’ll ever play in the majors. So far, I’ve analyzed hitters in Rookie leagues, Low-A, High-A, Double-A, and Triple-A using a methodology that I named … Continue reading

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Using Rookie League Stats to Predict Future Performance

#170789405 / gettyimages.com Over the last couple of weeks, I’ve been looking into how a players’ stats, age, and prospect status can be used to predict whether he’ll ever play in the majors. I used a methodology that I named KATOH (after Yankees prospect … Continue reading

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Yankees bet on veteran bounce-back candidates at the deadline

#453001090 / gettyimages.com The Yankees didn’t make any blockbuster trades at this year’s trade deadline, but instead made a series of smaller moves aimed at improving the team on the margins. In four separate moves, Brian Cashman  added Brandon McCarthy, Chase … Continue reading

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Yankees Prospects 21-30 through July

#452237902 / gettyimages.com In the last two days, I ranked and analyzed the Yankees’ top 10 prospects as well as prospects 11-20 through the first four months of the 2014 season. Today’s installment looks at prospects 21 through 30.

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Yankees Prospects 11-20 through July

#476758477 / gettyimages.com Yesterday, I ranked and analyzed the Yankees’ top 10 prospects through the first four months of the 2014 season. Today’s installment includes prospects 11 through 20. Check back tomorrow for prospects 21-30.

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Yankees top 10 Prospects through July

#452113992 / gettyimages.com With the month of July in the books, its time for the monthly re-ranking of the Yankees’ prospects, starting with the top 10. I did not include players currently in the majors, regardless of whether or not they’ve reached … Continue reading

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