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Featured: 2019 Team Reviews by Common Sense Sports

A video from our friends at Common Sense Sports discussing recent news and the league pecking order going into 2019

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Exploring the Crossover Effect

Joey Votto racked up both hard hits and well-angled hits in 2018, yet he put up career lows in both home runs and Statcast's barrels. The reason why may lie in crossover rate, the baseball world's newest statistic.

Los Angeles Dodgers Offseason Outlook: After Another Disappointing World Series Loss, What Can Dodgers Fans Expect?

By Aaron Heyman 2/19/19 With the MLB offseason in full swing, the goals of certain teams are starting to be revealed. The New York Yankees seem to be going on a shopping spree, whereas the Seattle Mariners are committed to... Continue Reading →

Ballplayers: Bearded Or Baby-Faced?

Are baseball players with facial hair more successful than players without?

How MLB Teams Got Their Names: NL Central

The K Zone News A Series by Maddie Marriott and Mike Duffy Installment #3 by Maddie Marriott January 24th, 2019 Your favorite series is back and better than ever with its third installment.  If you're new to this series, check... Continue Reading →

The Mysterious Case of Ryan Schimpf

- The K Zone - January 22, 2019 The Mysterious Case of Ryan Schimpf by Mojo Hill By now, most hardcore baseball fans have heard about Joey Gallo and how he is already having one of the strangest MLB careers of... Continue Reading →

How MLB Teams Got Their Names: AL Central

The K Zone A Series by Maddie Marriott and Mike Duffy Installment #2 by Maddie Marriott January 9, 2019 Welcome back to your favorite series: How MLB Teams Got Their Names! (*crowd roars*) If you haven't checked out our first... Continue Reading →

How MLB Teams Got Their Names: AL West

The K Zone News A Series by Mike Duffy and Maddie Marriott Installment #1 by Maddie Marriott January 2nd, 2019 A team's name is a vital part of its identity. The name shapes almost everything about the team's image, including... Continue Reading →

Gavin Garay: Elevating People Around

-The K Zone- January 1st 2018 Gavin Garay Interview by Mike Duffy Photo by Ed Delany Mike Duffy: When did you know you wanted to play professional baseball? Gavin Garay: It was always a dream of mine but it became... Continue Reading →

The Trouble with Tommy John

There are several theories as to why pitchers tear their UCL's, making Tommy John Surgery necessary. I compare the leading theories to the historical data to see which ones can hold their own.

Luis Valbuena and Jose Castillo Killed in Car Crash

- The K Zone - December 8, 2018 Luis Valbuena and Jose Castillo Killed in Car Crash by Mojo Hill In a tragic and heartbreaking Tweet that was posted Friday night, it was reported by Marcos Grunfeld M. of Univision Deportes... Continue Reading →

One in 49 Million

The hitting streak is one of the most most exciting feats in baseball, but is this show of physical and mental endurance real or just a statistically expected illusion?

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