From SABR member Jayson Stark at The Athletic on August 8, 2018:
July is for trade rumors. August is for history.
For years now, that’s been our motto. We recommend it highly.
You can only overdose on J.A. Happ trade rumors for so long, you know. Then it’s time to take a nap, clear your head and remember something way more important:
There’s a season going on out there. For a few special players in our midst, history is hanging in the balance, and you probably never even noticed.
So join with us now as we hone in on those players through this special August presentation of our History Watch – and give you something to occupy your attention now that you no longer have to devote every waking second to checking Ken Rosenthal’s Twitter feed.
Read the full article here (subscription required): https://theathletic.com/462010/2018/08/07/history-watch-five-unheard-of-baseball-feats-that-we-could-see-in-the-2018-season/
Originally published: August 8, 2018. Last Updated: August 8, 2018.