Kiley McDaniel is both (a) the lead prospect analyst for FanGraphs and also (b) the guest on this particular edition of FanGraphs Audio — during which edition he discusses Nassim Taleb’s black-swan theory with regard to short right-handed pitchers in the amateur draft, how that same theory might apply to position players, and a pair of minor leaguers with unusual (if also promising) profiles.
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Audio after the jump. (Approximately 1 hr 14 min play time.)
Carson Cistulli has published a book of aphorisms called Spirited Ejaculations of a New Enthusiast.