Ben Ellenberg

Ben is a graduate of Emerson College who nows lives in Los Angeles. He previously has written for Rotoballer, and is almost always thinking about Tony Gwynn stuff.

2019 Players’ Weekend Nickname Power Rankings

Players' Weekend nicknames provide many opportunities. For example, “Joey Fuego” is going to sell a lot of jerseys to guys named Joey who could also go pro at beer pong. Ben Ellenberg breaks down the best nicknames for this weekend.

The Plunk Deservability Scale: Early Season Ratings

Should a given hitter get plunked? Ben Ellenberg has the answer.

Going Deep: Breaking Down 2 Very Different Starts for Blake Snell and Zack Wheeler

Ben Ellenberg breaks down Blake Snell and Zack Wheeler's recent starts and plots out their strike zones to showcase what happens when everything's working and when it isn't.