Found March 24, 2014 on Dodgers Digest:
If we can take a brief moment from our regularly scheduled discussion of whether or not Yasiel Puig is the worst person in the world and if he’ll merely cost the Dodgers the playoffs or cause the entire franchise to fold, I wrote a thing over at FanGraphs on A.J. Ellis and pitch framing based on a conversation we had last weekend in Arizona. It starts out with this fantastic quote… “I don’t like it, because it hates me.” …but turns into Ellis acknowledging that he not only knows that the stats don’t like him, but that he knows exactly where they don’t like him, and the numbers do show that he’s been steadily improving based on that information over the last few years. So read that! Because it was fun. But also, other things that didn’t quite make it into that article, some of which were things fans had asked me about: Did he find that pitchers approached him differently in 2013 because he’d had success in 2012? “There was definitely a scouting report, I think there was a lot of unknown
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