NICK GERLI

Nick Gerli

Nick is a Boston-based baseball nerd originally hailing from New York. He is passionate about baseball (duh), finance and heavy metal music. In the warmer months you can often find him wandering around Fenway Park in a Jacoby Ellsbury Yankees shirt. @nickgerliPL

Going Deep: Chad Pinder is Poised for a 2019 Breakout

Nick Gerli explores why Chad Pinder is one of the top sleepers of 2019.


Is It Legit: Looking to Spring Strikeout Rates for Hitter Breakouts

Nick highlights which players might be showing breakout potential this spring.


Nick Gerli’s 10 Bold Predictions for 2019

Nick Gerli highlights his 10 bold predictions for the 2019 season.


Going Deep: Austin Hays is a Sleeper ROY Candidate

Nick Gerli explores why Austin Hays is a player to watch in 2019.


Going Deep: Jose Leclerc Could Be Baseball’s Best Reliever

Nick explains why Jose Leclerc might be the best relief pitcher in baseball.


Draft Prep: Using ADP Differentials to Find Draft Value (Pt. 1)

Nick highlights five players who are significantly undervalued by their ADP.


Going Deep: Matt Carpenter Could Be Exposed in 2019

Nick Gerli explores why Matt Carpenter's one-dimensional approach might leave him exposed in 2019.


Going Deep: Count Data and Pitch Type Performance

Nick Gerli explores how count situation affects how different pitch types perform.


Is It Legit: German Marquez’s 2018 Breakout

Nick digs into German Marquez's 2018 breakout.


Going Deep: Don’t Sleep on Ryan Braun in 2019

Nick Gerli explores why Ryan Braun is poised for a bounceback 2019.


Going Deep: Which Hitters Were Money Against Multiple Pitches in 2018?

Nick Gerli digs into which hitters had Money Swings against multiple pitches in 2018.


Is It Legit: Unbuttoning Luke Voit’s Outstanding 2018 Season

Nick explores why Luke Voit is an underrated fantasy asset heading into 2019.


Going Deep: Using Plate Appearances to Decipher Hidden Value

Nick Gerli analyzes the fantasy value of plate appearances and which players might benefit from more opportunities in 2019.


Going Deep: Joey Gallo – One Trick Pony or Perennial All-Star?

Nick Gerli highlights why some small changes in approach could lead to big improvements in Joey Gallo's game.


Yankees sign DJ LeMahieu for Bargain Price

Nick Gerli digs through the ramifications of the DJ LeMahieu signing and finds some surprising upside for both LeMahieu and the Yankees.


Going Deep: Dissecting the Shift (Pt. 2)

Nick studies how specific players are impacted by the shift in Part Two of the series.


Going Deep: Dissecting the Infield Shift (Pt. 1)

Nick Gerli examines how the infield shift impacts the game of baseball in part 1 of his series.


Going Deep: Peter Alonso is Ready to Hit Home Runs and Break Radar Guns

Nick explores what makes Peter Alonso such a special hitter and why fans should be excited for his 2019 MLB debut.


Going Deep: Musgrove Isn’t Your Average Joe

Nick Gerli dives into why Joe Musgrove, on the back of a surprisingly strong finish to last season, is a pitcher to watch heading into 2019.