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Sabermetrics Day- Sunday, June 19


Say hello to a new season of Baby Bombers baseball and to the leaders of the new school of baseball analysis! On Sunday, June 19, the Staten Island Yankees welcome stat geeks and avid prospect followers to Sabermetrics Day at the Richmond County Bank Ballpark at St. George as the Staten Island Yankees take on the Aberdeen IronBirds (Baltimore Orioles affiliate). Don't miss the chance to ask questions and meet some of the most notable names in sabermetrics research and analysis as the afternoon will be highlighted by writers and analysts from FanGraphs, ESPN, FiveThirtyEight, CBS Sports, Sports Illustrated, Baseball Prospectus and more! The roster of special guests is subject to change.

Access to the programmed portion of the event will be limited to fans who purchase one of two limited ticket packages. The first package (limited to 50 fans) grants access to all programming and perks, while the second package (limited to 150 fans) grants access only to the Statgeek Picnic.

VIP Access: $50- SOLD OUT!

  • Access to VIP Q&A Panel from 2-3:30 p.m.
  • Access to Statgeek Picnic
  • All-You-Can-Eat BBQ food (hot dogs, chicken, chips, sides, soda, water) from 3:30-5 p.m.
  • One (1) copy of Out of the Park Baseball 17
  • One (1) FanGraphs t-shirt
  • One (1) ticket to the baseball game

Picnic Access: $30

  • Access to Statgeek Picnic
  • All-You-Can-Eat BBQ food from 3:30-5
  • One (1) ticket to the baseball game
To purchase tickets, click HERE using promo code "STATS"
For general tickets for June 19, click HERE

Special Guests include:


*Dave Cameron- Managing editor and senior writer for FanGraphs; Owner/Operator of U.S.S. Mariner; Contributor to FanGraphs on FOX Sports; Formerly contributed to ESPN, The Wall Street Journal, Baseball Prospectus

David Appelman- Owner and creator of FanGraphs

*Carson Cistulli- Senior writer for FanGraphs; Creator of NERD, SCOUT, and historical GBz%; Former editor of NotGraphs and writer for The Hardball Times

Eno Sarris- Senior writer for FanGraphs; Editor of RotoGraphs; Founder and operator of BeerGraphs; Contributes to FanGraphs on FOX Sports and The Hardball Times; Formerly contributed to Bloomberg Sports, NotGraphs and Amazin' Avenue

Jeff Sullivan- Senior writer and editor of the community blog for FanGraphs; Contributes to FanGraphs on FOX Sports; Writer for U.S.S. Mariner; Former writer for SB Nation's Lookout Landing

August Fagerstrom- Writer for FanGraphs; Former Cleveland Indians writer for MLB and

Paul Swydan- Writer and editor for FanGraphs; Managing editor of The Hardball Times; Writer for; Formerly contributed to The Boston Globe, ESPN MLB Insider, and ESPN the Magazine

Paul Sporer- Writer and podcaster for FanGraphs; Writer for RotoWire, The SP Guide, and RotoGrinders

Mike Podhorzer- Writer for FanGraphs; 2015 Fantasy Sports Writers Association Baseball Writer of the Year; Author of "Projecting X 2.0: How to Forecast Baseball Player Performance"; Contributor for RotoGraphs

Corrine Landrey- Writer for FanGraphs; Writer for Crashburn Alley, The Hardball Times, and Today's Knuckleball


*Dan Szymborski- Baseball analyst for ESPN; Founder of Baseball Think Factory; Creator of ZiPS projection system


*Ben Lindbergh- Staff writer for FiveThirtyEight; Co-host of Effectively Wild; Co-Author of "The Only Rule is it Has to Work"; Former editor-in-chief for Baseball Prospectus; Former staff writer for Grantland

Sports Illustrated

*Jonah Keri- Writer for CBS Sports and Sports Illustrated; New York Times best-selling author of "Up, Up, and Away" and "The Extra 2%"

*Emma Span- Senior Editor for Sports Illustrated; Author of "90% of the Game is Half Mental: And Other Tales from the Edge of Baseball Fandom"

Baseball Prospectus

*Meg Rowley- Writer for Baseball Prospectus and SB Nation's Lookout Landing

*Denotes members of the VIP Q&A Panel