Cincinnati Reds

Steamer’s very early projections for the 2016 Reds

Forecasting 2016 has begun even before the books are closed on the 2015 baseball season. Fangraphs today made available new projections from Steamer, one of the more widely referenced models. You can find projections for all of Major League Baseball under Fangraph’s projections tab. An article titled “What Exactly is a Projection?” by FG site educator Neil Weinberg explains Steamer…

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Can Suarez’s bat win more games than Cozart’s glove?

On Dec. 11, 2012, the Reds traded Didi Gregorius to the Arizona Diamondbacks in a three-team swap that brought Shin Soo Choo to Cincinnati and solidified Zack Cozart as the team’s shortstop going forward. Two years to the day after that trade, the Reds acquired Eugenio Suarez, a player who will serve this season as Cozart’s backup — or his…

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