Hitters and Splitters features a daily article, as well as a weekly podcast, that provides a deep dive into baseball with statistical analysis and knowledge you will struggle to find anywhere else. We discuss and provide insight into the hard hitting news of the week, as well as the lighter side of the game. Enjoy!
Ryan Palencer has covered Minor League, Major League, and All-Star games with Pirates Prospects prior to joining Prospects1500 this season. Ryan is a lifelong baseball fan who has specialized in upper level MiLB baseball and covering prospects. His talents lie in analyzing statistics and feature writing. Ryan is located in Indianapolis, which features the AAA Indians. Follow him on Twitter @RyanPalencer.
Joel Henard is a member of the Fantasy Sports Writers Association (FSWA), and has been a podcaster since his first show “Hoosier Fantasy Baseball Insider” debuted in 2009. Shortly thereafter, Joel met injury expert Will Carroll, who was integral in Joel adding “Baseball Prospectus Radio” and “Baseball Daily Digest Radio” to his broadcast catalog. He’s also hosted the “Sports Illustrated Fantasy Podcast”, “The Nickel”, “Fantasy Pros 911’s Podcast” and “The Fantasy Alarm