A lot of controversy was generated when I released my top 25 relief pitchers' rankings back in November. Many Anaheim Angels' fans were asking about the whereabouts of team closer, Huston Street. Others were wondering how Kansas City Royals' darling Kelvin Herrera stacked up against the elite closers of the game. But probably the...


Way back on November 11, 2015, baseball announced their Gold Glove winners, for the best defensive baseball players of the 2015 campaign. The award is always mired in controversy and when it the voters are perceived to use offensive stats when selecting these awards. So we take a look back at the...

Kelvin Herrera

Using advanced baseball metrics, Felipe Melecio explains why Kelvin Herrera is not a top 25 MLB relief pitcher.

Huston Street

Felipe Melecio compares MLB pitchers Huston Street, Luke Gregerson, Pedro Baez, and Josh Fields using advanced baseball stats.


Felipe Melecio uses advanced stats to break down the MLB starting pitcher rookie class of 2015.

MLB rookies

On Monday, Major League Baseball announced their American and National League Rookies of the Year. Many appear to not be surprised by the results. So the question at this point is, "how did these rookies break down from a statistical standpoint?" For the answer, we utilize Felipe’s Ultimate Baseball Advanced Rankings (or FUBAR for short),...

MLB Playoffs, Jose Bautista

Major League Baseball's most exciting time of the season is here: October baseball is in full swing! And as always, we use Felipe's Ultimate Baseball Advanced Rankings (or FUBAR for short) to evaluate all 10 teams involved in this postseason. OFFENSE Photoset: The Toronto Blue Jays, by far, have the best offense coming...

[soundcloud url="" params="auto_play=false&hide_related=false&show_comments=true&show_user=true&show_reposts=false&visual=true" width="100%" height='450' iframe="true" /] In the first half of the show, Felipe and Alex give their initial reactions of the NFL after two weeks of play and predict winners and losers for Week 3. In the second half of the show, they talked about the Chicago Cubs' chances of beating the Pittsburgh Pirates and the St. Louis Cardinals...