No one can deny that the game of baseball is changing, especially at the Major League level. In today’s era of bombs and K’s, what statistics have the strongest correlation to wins in the MLB? This season was the first in MLB history where there were more strikeouts […]
Cole is a graduate assistant at Concordia-St. Paul in the sports information department. He is currently pursuing a master's degree in sport management after finishing his undergraduate work in the same area of study at CSP. Cole has also worked at Inside Edge Data and Analytics and has written for several outlets such as Off the Wall Baseball and Twinkie Town. He specializes in analytics and is looking to pursue a career in that field.
The Minnesota sports scene has seen quite the changing in leadership in the past year. Check out this week’s Minnesota Minute to learn more about the status of young coaches Lindsay Whalen, Ryan Saunders, Rocco Baldelli, Kevin Stefanski, and Richard Pitino. Minnesota Vikings Results and News: After reports […]
Going from receiving only one Division II offer out of high school to dominating in his first season in pro ball, Gus Varland has quite a unique story when compared to many of his peers in professional baseball. Varland was drafted by the Oakland A’s in the 14th […]
In today’s NFL, the big play is king. Teams are able to pick up big chunks on yards due to complex offensive schemes, tighter penalty rules, and freak athletes on the offensive side of the ball. And while playing solid, fundamental defense throughout the game is usually still […]
Here at Breakdown from the Bench we love both Christmas and Fantasy Football, so we decided to combine the two to create a new instant classic, the 12 Days of Fantasy Football Christmas! We will be releasing an a stat each day that was crucial to the 2018 […]
A pick-six to take the lead. A big sack to push a team out of field goal range. A forced fumble when a runner is trying to grind out that extra yard. These plays all make a huge impact on the outcome of a football game, and their […]
A quick breakdown and key stats for sports in the Bold North Here at Breakdown from the Bench, we cover a variety of sports about a smorgasbord of topics. However, one of our true passions is the Minnesota sports scene, so we have decided to start a weekly […]