Originally written June 19, 2013 on Baseball Professor:
Some guys have started out 2013 like there is no tomorrow. Two pitchers have already won 10 games this year while some unheralded players have burst onto the scene. The baseball season is usually one known for having peaks and valleys, and even though I love seeing some unknown guys tear it up, I can’t help but think it’s not going to last forever. I’m not going to call the following players “the Expendables“, but I do think some might switch to straight-to-DVD movies rather than movies worthy of the theater. Here are some players I feel are due for a regression.Note: All stats end with games finished on Monday, July 17.10. Marco Scutaro, 2B/3B/SS, SFScutaro has been helpful in the average (.332) and runs (33) departments, but outside of that, he’s not much of a power threat. With only 2 HR and 15 RBI, you might have a player that could be useless in the near future. Scoots’ career batting average (.278) is much lower than his current. I smell regression.9. Jeff Locke,...
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