Big Swings = HR and K’s

Alex Gordon

Alex Gordon delivered MLB’s record-setting 5,964th home run of the 2017 season in Toronto on Tuesday night, and by Thursday morning, an additional 59 homers had been hit. Surprised? Don’t be. It’s really just an effect of the change in approach that Major League hitters have taken to the game. Players are bigger and stronger, and they’re swinging harder with less discipline than at any time in Major League history. Continue reading “Big Swings = HR and K’s”