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Jeff Niemann’s attempt to come back from an injury-plagued 2012 season has ended before throwing an official pitch in 2013.
When Roberto Hernandez beat Jeff Niemann out for a rotation spot I wrote this: Portraying the Hernandez-Niemann decision as a choice between upside maximization and risk minimization feels off. It implies Niemann’s beta is low, which is a stretch due … Continue reading
Roberto Hernandez will be in the rotation and Jeff Niemann will be in the bullpen, according to Roger Mooney of the Tampa Tribune. Portraying the Hernandez-Niemann decision as a choice between upside maximization and risk minimization feels off. It implies … Continue reading
Jeff Niemann had an effective outing today on paper. He threw 48 of 72 pitches for strikes, allowed four hits, two of which never left the infield, walked three batters and struck out three. One might see those numbers and … Continue reading