RESEARCH: Pitchers' secret weapon for delaying the adverse effects of aging

Recently, I predicted that the leaguewide increase in strikeouts would finally reverse trend in 2015, after discovering that the rise could be largely attributed to unsustainable churn in the player pool, citing that the fountain of higher-strikeout minor league players (both batters and pitchers) that have been gradually replacing outgoing lower-strikeout major league players may have finally run dry.

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