On the Barrel Podcast Episode 24 – Guys and Dahls

Jonathan Metzelaar, Dan McNamara, and Nick Gerli talk all things hitting, including deep dives on David Dahl, Rhys Hoskins, Eloy Jimenez, Scott Kingery, Hunter Renfroe, Howie Kendrick, and Max Muncy.

Subscribe: iTunes Android | Stitcher Google Play | RSS | Download Mp3

Like what we do? Support the site on Patreon!

Timestamps

  • 1:45 – Two-strike rate as a tool for analyzing hitters
  • 6:45 Rhys Hoskins
  • 12:00 – Comparing David Dahl to Hoskins
  • 13:30 – Hoskins’ approach at the plate
  • 16:00 – Players with similar approaches to Hoskins
  • 16:40 – The value of pulled flyballs
  • 17:30 – Hoskins or Encarnacion
  • 20:23 – Hunter Renfroe
  • 28:07 – David Dahl
  • 36:36 – Howie Kendrick
  • 46:44 – Scott Kingery
  • 56:03 – Marte or Kingery?
  • 57:40 – Kingery or Swanson?
  • 1:00:35 – Eloy Jimenez
  • 1:10:25 – Max Muncy
  • 1:20:00 – Testing the allegiance of the OG Voit Boi
Jonathan Metzelaar

Jonathan Metzelaar is a writer and content manager with Pitcher List, and co-host of the On the Barrel podcast. He enjoys long walks on the beach, quiet dinners by candlelight, and essentially any other activity that will distract him from the perpetual torture of being a New York Mets fan. He's written for Fangraphs Community Research and created Youtube videos about fantasy baseball under the moniker "Jonny Baseball."

sdf

Leave a Comment


Your email address will not be published.