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Carmen Maiorano

Carmen Maiorano

MLB Correspondent

Bio

I am a Chicagoan working in Finance. I like Finance, but I love baseball. I have loved sports, especially fantasy sports and statistics, since I was a little kid. I'm a huge fan of the Cubs, and a big-time fantasy baseball and football player.


Articles From Carmen
Average Exit Velocity: July Update (2019 Fantasy Baseball) photo
With average exit velocity being one of the quickest underlying metrics to stabilize, we can continue to rely on it as we near the ...
by Carmen Maiorano in FantasyThu, Jul 4
Positive and Negative Regression Candidates (2019 Fantasy Baseball) photo
After a two-week break, we are back in action with the players that have the underlying data to support positive or negative regression. For ...
by Carmen Maiorano in FantasyWed, Jun 26
Pitch Selection Changes: June Update (2019 Fantasy Baseball) photo
We continue our dive into the myriad of data at FanGraphs, Baseball Savant, and Brooks Baseball to determine if a pitcher's success or failure ...
by Carmen Maiorano in FantasyFri, Jun 7
Average Exit Velocity: June Update (2019 Fantasy Baseball) photo
It's hard to believe that we are over two months into the baseball season. Memorial Day has come and gone, serving as our first ...
by Carmen Maiorano in FantasyTue, Jun 4
Positive and Negative Regression Candidates (2019 Fantasy Baseball) photo
Since this article has a parody video in it (just wait until the end), I figured I would also do a parody from Alanis ...
by Carmen Maiorano in FantasyTue, May 28
Positive and Negative Regression Candidates (2019 Fantasy Baseball) photo
We continue onwards and upwards with our players subjected to optimism or pessimism. Data continues to stabilize, meaning that strikeouts and walks are becoming ...
by Carmen Maiorano in FantasyTue, May 21
Positive and Negative Regression Candidates (2019 Fantasy Baseball) photo
I've talked a lot about weather in this segment, so let's stay on brand. For Mother's Day, I thought it would be a great ...
by Carmen Maiorano in FantasyTue, May 14
Pitch Selection Changes: May Update (2019 Fantasy Baseball) photo
One of the best in the industry, Paul Sporer, put together a list of pitcher selection changes. For his podcast on the changes, go ...
by Carmen Maiorano in FantasyMon, May 6
Latest News From Carmen
Logan Forsythe finishes season on high note photo
Logan Forsythe went 1-for-3 with a two-run scoring single on Sunday against the White Sox. The Twins won 5-4.
Mon, Oct 1
Francisco Lindor goes deep for 38th time  photo
Francisco Lindor went 1-for-4 with a walk on Sunday against the Royals, hitting a solo homer and scoring twice. The Tribe won 2-1.
Mon, Oct 1
Trevor Bauer picks up unusual save Sunday photo
Trevor Bauer relieved Carlos Carrasco in Sunday’s season finale against the Royals, tossing the final four innings of the game. He shut the Royals out, allowing just two hits and striking out two. The Tribe won 2-1, giving Bauer the save.
Mon, Oct 1
Carlos Carrasco picks up 17th win photo
Carlos Carrasco went five innings (as planned) in the season’s finale against the Royals, allowing just one run. He permitted three hits and two walks while striking out six. The Tribe’s 2-1 win improved Carrasco’s record to 17-10.
Mon, Oct 1
Jorge Polanco strokes three singles Saturday photo
Jorge Polanco went 3-for-5 with three singles on Saturday against the White Sox. He drove in a run and scored twice in the 8-3 victory.
Sun, Sep 30
Kyle Gibson ends 2018 with a strong performance photo
In his final visit to the mound in 2018, Kyle Gibson posted a quality start against the White Sox on Saturday. He scattered three hits and three walks over six innings of work, which led to just one run coming across the plate. The 8-3 victory boosted his record to 10-13.
Sun, Sep 30
Michael Brantley scores run Saturday photo
Michael Brantley went 1-for-4 on Saturday with a run scored against the Royals. The Royals defeated the Tribe 9-4.
Sun, Sep 30
Yan Gomes get stitches on thumb photo
Yan Gomes received stitches on his thumb after getting struck by the barrel of a bat Saturday against the Royals, Jordan Bastian of MLB.com reports. He is expected to be ready for the ALDS on Thursday.
Sun, Sep 30
Jose Ramirez busts out of slump photo
Jose Ramirez went 3-for-4 on Saturday, hitting a solo shot and double. He finished the day with two runs and an RBI in the 9-4 defeat at the hands of the Royals.
Sun, Sep 30
Brad Hand mediocre on Saturday photo
Brad Hand tossed the final inning of Saturday's 9-4 defeat against the Royals, walking two batters and striking out one.
Sun, Sep 30
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