The Leftovers Part 1; What is xERA? (05/29 Fantasy Baseball Podcast)
Today on the show we're taking a closer look at xERA and analyzing some forgotten players but first, how do we feel about actual leftovers? Scott wrote an article recently about xERA so what is it (4:05 )? Like other ERA estimators, xERA could be helpful for Fantasy Baseball but how? Why does Aaron Civale have a better outlook because of xERA? ... Who are some of the winners and losers using this new stat (11:42 )? Scott tells us how Julio Urias, Tyler Glasnow and a pair of Twins pitchers benefit. ... Leftovers Part 1 (23:11 )! These are the players we haven't talked enough about yet this offseason. ... What's the outlook for Max Muncy (24:15 )? ... Why is Max Kepler so similar to Muncy (26:36 )? ... Can Mallex Smith bounce-back (29:10 )? ... Why aren't people more excited about Scott Kingery (32:15 )? ... Does Jean Segura have anything left in the tank (35:18 )? ... What is Starlin Castro's upside (39:00 )? ... Can Jorge Alfaro ever take that next step (41:10 )? ... Why is Adrian Houser such a popular sleeper (43:40 )? ... Will Jon Berti play enough to be relevant (45:05 )? ... Put some respect on Wil Myers' name (47:07 )! Why is NOBODY talking about Gregory Polanco (49:15 )? ... Email us at email@example.com.
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