Baseball’s biggest news, trends, trades and highlights, all broken down from an analytical angle. Each week, MLB.com’s Matt Meyers and Mike Petriello are joined by guests from around the league to keep you up-to-date on the Majors’ most important topics using the same data as cutting-edge MLB front offices.
What's the secret to increasing the Mets' happiness when it comes to their lineup? Will they look to add a defensive weapon in the outfield with Juan Lagares playing at less than 100 percent? Mets reporter Anthony DiComo joins the Statcast podcast to explain what the team needs to make a playoff push. Plus, Dave Cameron, editing manager at Fangraphs, joins Statcast to explain why some of the return trades we see could be disappointing, discuss whether or not Mike Trout could be having his best season yet at the age of 23 and why WAR needs to be more uniform across baseball.