Will Javy Baez win NL MVP?

Will he?

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Yes
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35
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Re: Will Javy Baez win NL MVP?

Postby UMFan83 » Tue Aug 07, 2018 5:01 pm

It looks like Javy's SB and overall baserunning contributions make up for the giant gap in walk rate. Surprised that his defensive value is so low.
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Re: Will Javy Baez win NL MVP?

Postby javy knows my name » Tue Aug 07, 2018 5:35 pm

UMFan83 wrote:It looks like Javy's SB and overall baserunning contributions make up for the giant gap in walk rate. Surprised that his defensive value is so low.


Isn't it pretty well-known that advanced metrics undervalue positional versatility? Or am I making that up
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Re: Will Javy Baez win NL MVP?

Postby JudasIscariotTheBird » Tue Aug 07, 2018 6:02 pm

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UMFan83 wrote:It looks like Javy's SB and overall baserunning contributions make up for the giant gap in walk rate. Surprised that his defensive value is so low.


Isn't it pretty well-known that advanced metrics undervalue positional versatility? Or am I making that up

Sounds legit. I mean, I don't think WAR values it at all.
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Re: Will Javy Baez win NL MVP?

Postby jersey cubs fan » Tue Aug 07, 2018 6:25 pm

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