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Yankees prospects in KATOH’s Top 100, and those who missed

Embed from Getty Images Chris published his top 100 KATOH prospects on Fangraphs yesterday. Here are the Yankees that made the cut: 14. IF Gleyber Torres (8.9 WAR) 26. IF Tyler Wade (7.3 WAR) 62. RHP Chance Adams (5.0 WAR) … Continue reading

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KATOH: Forecasting Major League Pitching with Minor League Stats

View image | gettyimages.com Shortly before the new year, I wrote a piece at The Hardball Times introducing KATOH — a methodology for forecasting major league performance using minor league stats. Using a series of probit regression analyses, I explored … Continue reading

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The Yankees biggest prospect flops: Nick Johnson

View image | gettyimages.com Shortly before the new year, I wrote a piece for the Hardball Times chronicling KATOH — a methodology I developed to project prospects’ big league performance. I won’t get into the nitty-gritty, technical details here — … Continue reading

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Using Short-Season A Stats to Predict Future Performance

Over the last couple of weeks, I’ve been looking into how a player’s stats, age, and prospect status can be used to predict whether he’ll ever play in the majors. So far, I’ve analyzed hitters in Rookie leagues, Low-A, High-A, Double-A, and Triple-A using a methodology that I named … Continue reading

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Using Rookie League Stats to Predict Future Performance

#170789405 / gettyimages.com Over the last couple of weeks, I’ve been looking into how a players’ stats, age, and prospect status can be used to predict whether he’ll ever play in the majors. I used a methodology that I named KATOH (after Yankees prospect … Continue reading

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