It’s Our Birthday and We’ll Pod If We Want To

Jordan and Shwebsi chat about starting pitchers to kick off 2023.

In the Deep – In their first episode of 2023, Jordan (@BuntSingles) talks about three interesting late-round starting pitchers to keep an eye on from his Weighted Earned Strike Rate (wES) leaderboard, and Shwebsi (@shwebsi) throws out his top 10 starting pitchers going past pick 250 in early drafts.

Players discussed: JT Brubaker, Justin Steele, Tyler Mahle, Zach Eflin, Braxton Garrett, Tyler Anderson, Drey Jameson, Brayan Bello, Bailey Falter, Steven Matz, Carlos Carrasco, Ross Stripling, and Ranger Suárez.

Click here to check out the updated wES Rate leaderboard at the bottom of Jordan’s article introducing the stat.

Click here to read Mikey Ajeto’s write-up from last season on Braxton Garrett! (Baseball Prospectus subscription required.)

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Jordan White

Based in Milwaukee, WI, Jordan has a love of tabletop gaming, voice-over, and plant-based cooking/baking. You're encouraged to follow him on Twitter (@BuntSingles), where you will more often get photos of his food than takes on baseball.

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