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Bless You Boys Nov 19, 2015

Yoenis Cespedes was a lot of fun to watch in 2015

Cespedes is going to be really expensive in free agency. Is he worth it? Outfielder Yoenis Cespedes had one of the best years of any major leaguer in 2015. He was awesome for the Tigers, yielded the team two top level prospects for being so awesome, then propelled the New York Mets to the playoffs and made it all the way to the World Series. Yes, he cooled off at the wrong time, but that shouldn't take away from all that he accomplished. Cespedes hits free agency at exactly the right time for his wallet. With his rare combination of skills and a relatively shallow free agent market, he...

Cespedes wins Gold Glove

Yoenis Cespedes was honored with the American League Gold Glove for left fielders on Tuesday night. The award rewarded Cespedes for his time with the Tigers, and was voted upon my managers and coaches, and there was a sabermetrics component. …
Bless You Boys Nov 10, 2015

Tigers' 2B Ian Kinsler denied Gold Glove again, despite leading MLB in advanced stats

However, former Tiger Yoenis Cespedes helped end a six-year drought without a Gold Glove Award for Detroit. The Detroit Tigers had three players nominated to win a Gold Glove Award, one being Ian Kinsler. And after being snubbed in 2014 by Dustin Pedroia despite leading in defensive runs scored, Kinsler was yet again robbed of the honor, not being named American League Gold Glove champion at second base. Instead, Astros' Jose Altuve won the award. J.D. Martinez also failed to take home an award, finishing second to Kole Calhoun. By every defensive metric, Altuve should not have won. It...

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