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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
Pitch Selection Changes: August Update (2019 Fantasy Baseball) photo
Much like my exit velocity update, we need to identify lesser owned players (or superb guys who fell short of expectations in July) who ...
by Carmen Maiorano in FantasyTue, Aug 13
Average Exit Velocity: August Update (2019 Fantasy Baseball) photo
Let's make the last segment of average exit velocity updates actionable. We know who the "epic exit velocitors" are, and you probably can't trade ...
by Carmen Maiorano in FantasyTue, Aug 6
Positive & Negative Regression Candidates (Fantasy Baseball) photo
The trade deadline is coming up fast, and there is bound to be a lot of moving and shaking over the next few hours. ...
by Carmen Maiorano in FantasyWed, Jul 31
Positive and Negative Regression Candidates (2019 Fantasy Baseball) photo
Maybe it was for simplicity. Maybe it was laziness. Whatever it was, it is time to stop grouping regression candidates into just "positive" and ...
by Carmen Maiorano in FantasyTue, Jul 23
Positive and Negative Regression Candidates (2019 Fantasy Baseball) photo
Back in action after the All-Star Break, there are several players worth a deep dive on as we roar into the second half of ...
by Carmen Maiorano in FantasyFri, Jul 19
Pitch Selection Changes: July Update (2019 Fantasy Baseball) photo
Welcome to the second half, friends! June didn't have too many breakout pitchers in the way that Lucas Giolito blew our fantasy baseball minds ...
by Carmen Maiorano in FantasySat, Jul 13
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
Latest News From Carmen
Yusniel Diaz not a part of initial 60-man roster photo
Yusniel Diaz, a top ten prospect for the Orioles, was left off the initial 60-man player pool that was released on Sunday.
Grayson Rodriguez not a part of initial player pool photo
Grayson Rodriguez, the Orioles number two prospect, was left off the initial 44-man player pool that was released on Sunday.
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Adley Rutschman left out of initial player pool photo
Adley Rutschman, the Orioles top prospect and first overall pick in the 2019 draft, was left out of the Orioles' initial 44-man player pool that was released on Sunday.
Keegan Akin not in initial player pool photo
Keegan Akin, a top-15 prospect for the Orioles, was not included in the Orioles' initial player pool that was released on Sunday.
Ryan Mountcastle not in initial player pool photo
Ryan Mountcastle was not included in the Orioles' initial player pool that was released on Sunday.
James Paxton (back) is 'game ready' photo
James Paxton is fully recovered from back surgery and is "ready to go" for Opening Day, per GM Brian Cashman in a call with reporters.
Aaron Judge (rib) optimistic for Opening Day photo
Aaron Judge is expected to be ready for Opening Day, as GM Brian Cashman expressed optimism on his Opening Day prospects during a call with reporters.
Shohei Ohtani to be two-way player photo
Shohei Ohtani will be ready to pitch once he gets to summer camp, and is expected to be a two-way player right away.
Zack Wheeler could miss Opening Day photo
Zack Wheeler could miss one or two starts at the beginning of the season with his wife expecting a baby sometime in July.
Nick Madrigal to break camp with White Sox photo
Nick Madrigal is slated to be on the Opening Day roster, but his role is "fundamentally unchanged" from March.