Baseball for the Thinking Fan

Login | Register | Feedback

btf_logo

News

All News | Prime News

Old-School Newsstand


Contributors

Jim Furtado
Founder & Publisher
Repoz
Editor - Baseball Primer

Syndicate

Kole Calhoun Newsbeat

Wednesday, August 15, 2018

How MLB’s Coldest Hitter Got Hot

In the span of a few months, Calhoun went from being colder than he’d ever been to about as hot as he’d ever been. “It’s definitely pretty extreme,” Calhoun said. “I don’t know if I’ve ever really experienced anything like it.” Almost no hitter ever has. Baseball Prospectus provided The Ringer with RPA+ data for all hitters in all calendar months going back to 1950 in which they recorded at least 80 plate appearances. Only one hitter — the Dodgers’ Ron Fairly in 1966 — has ever experienced a more drastic difference between his best and worst offensive months in a single season than Calhoun has in 2018.

Shredder Posted: August 15, 2018 at 12:02 AM | 8 comment(s)
  Beats: kole calhoun, los angeles angels

 

 

News

All News | Prime News

Old-School Newsstand


BBTF Partner

Dynasty League Baseball

Support BBTF

donate

Thanks to
Adam M
for his generous support.

Bookmarks

You must be logged in to view your Bookmarks.

Hot Topics

NewsblogOTP 2018 Nov 12 - Why Voting Is Like Baseball (Hint: Both Matter)
(251 - 7:05pm, Nov 13)
Last: You Know Nothing JT Snow (YR)

NewsblogOlney: Cubs Open to Trading Bryant
(17 - 7:02pm, Nov 13)
Last: Brian C

NewsblogOT - NBA Thread (2018-19 season kickoff edition)
(2174 - 6:47pm, Nov 13)
Last: there isn't anything to do in buffalo but 57i66135

NewsblogDodgers pitcher Hyun-jin Ryu is only MLB player to accept $17.9M qualifying offer for 2019
(32 - 6:38pm, Nov 13)
Last: Zonk is Just the Right Amount of Wrought

NewsblogNYPost: Why Mets may be in hurry to reach David Wright settlement
(17 - 6:37pm, Nov 13)
Last: Mudpout

NewsblogRonald Acuna wins NL Rookie of the Year
(7 - 6:29pm, Nov 13)
Last: Bote Man

NewsblogAngels' Shohei Ohtani Wins AL Rookie Of The Year Award
(44 - 6:15pm, Nov 13)
Last: Never Give an Inge (Dave)

NewsblogThe greatest under-28 free agents of all time, and where Harper and Machado rank – The Athletic
(11 - 5:05pm, Nov 13)
Last: snapper (history's 42nd greatest monster)

NewsblogMLB owners expected to unanimously approve extension for Rob Manfred next week, report says
(19 - 5:01pm, Nov 13)
Last: Greg Pope

Hall of MeritMock 2018 Today’s Game Hall of Fame Ballot
(32 - 4:58pm, Nov 13)
Last: Carl Goetz

NewsblogLorena Martin levels accusations of racism against Mariners | The News Tribune
(82 - 4:47pm, Nov 13)
Last: BrianBrianson

NewsblogOT - November* 2018 College Football thread
(181 - 4:00pm, Nov 13)
Last: Crosseyed and Painless

Gonfalon CubsNow what?
(220 - 3:24pm, Nov 13)
Last: Moses Taylor, aka Hambone Fakenameington

NewsblogPrimer Dugout (and link of the day) 11-13-2018
(16 - 2:07pm, Nov 13)
Last: BDC

NewsblogOT - Catch-All Pop Culture Extravaganza (November 2018)
(117 - 11:12am, Nov 13)
Last: Mellow Mouse, Benevolent Space Tyrant

Page rendered in 0.8642 seconds
44 querie(s) executed