Come get your free, low-calorie links:
–Amazin’ Avenue and Talking Chop are both coming out with annuals this year, as SB Nation’s baseball world keeps getting cooler. I was privileged enough to get a preview of the Amazin’ Annual, and as a Mets fan, I can say it’s true awesomeness. Oh, and our own Dave Studeman contributed to it, so you know it’s good.
-Another THTer, Jeremy Greenhouse, shows us the best pitches of 2009 according to PITCHf/x.
-How close are we to seeing a female major league player?
–A cool interview with Brett Gardner, who just wants to get his OBP over .350.
-Tom Tango expounds on some questions regarding FIP.
-Now former minor leaguer Garret Broshuis writes about his decision to retire.
-One prospect list is cool, but Jeff Zimmerman combines thirteen of them to get a Wisdom of the Crowds 2010 Prospect Rankings.
-The Marlins have some smart eggs on their team.
-Is there a shirt that can prevent pitcher injuries?
-Former Mariners star prospect Jeff Clement is learning how to become a Pirates first baseman.