Paul Mammino

Paul is a former college baseball player from New Jersey who developed a passion for data and numbers when he realized his career was coming to an end. He has written for a number of different fantasy sites over the years trying to come up with new ways to evaluate players. He has no kids but does have a cat named Rusty.
GPS Pitch Location Report: Dustin May

GPS Pitch Location Report: Dustin May

So we made it. While this season was only 60 games, the "sprint" has felt more like a marathon. For those of you who have read all of my articles this season, I truly thank you. This has been an extremely fun piece to write every week, and I hope you all have found...

GPS Pitch Location Report: Gerrit Cole

GPS Pitch Location Report: Gerrit Cole

While it may seem like the season just started, we are in the final two weeks of the regular season, thus the end of the fantasy season. For those of you who are in positions to win your leagues congratulations. You have successfully navigated a slog of a season and...

How to Get Hits and Influence Pitchers

How to Get Hits and Influence Pitchers

Up until this point, all of my analysis for RotoFanatic has been focused on pitching. My StuffERA model and the underlying aspects of the model all have led me to focus my attention on pitching. However, as I teased in the introduction to StuffERA, the whole concept...

GPS Location Report: Chris Paddack

GPS Location Report: Chris Paddack

While there have been a number of compelling storylines surrounding the 2020 season, none have been as fun as the San Diego Padres. Built around what appears to be a generational talent in Fernando Tatis Jr, the Padres were one of the most active teams at the...

GPS Location Report: Pablo Lopez

GPS Location Report: Pablo Lopez

Welcome back to Week Three of the GPS Location Report. My in-depth dive into location-based analysis for pitchers. In the first edition, we looked into Dylan Bundy and he promptly went out a threw a gem. The two starts after have not been as dominating but Bundy has...

GPS Location Report: Dylan Bundy

GPS Location Report: Dylan Bundy

Welcome to the first post in my new weekly series, the GPS Location Report. This will post every week on Tuesdays and will be two parts. The first part will focus on one or two pitchers using the methodologies that I outlined in my Stuff ERA introduction last week....

An Introduction: Stuff-ERA

An Introduction: Stuff-ERA

“Sports are not played on a spreadsheet” is one of the commonly used phrases among both current and former players to describe the "recent” analytics renaissance throughout the sports world. I say “recent” using quotes because in the game of baseball, the trend has...

Advanced RP Model: ADREIP

Advanced RP Model: ADREIP

As a former college pitcher who was banished to the bullpen partway through his career, I have long had a fascination with relief pitching. As my focus shifted from player to analyst, I realized that this was a truly misunderstood portion of the game. On the scouting...