PHOENIX, ARIZONA - MARCH 02: Christian Yelich #22 of the Milwaukee Brewers bats against the Oakland Athletics in the fourth inning during the MLB spring training game at American Family Fields of Phoenix on March 02, 2021 in Phoenix, Arizona. (Photo by Steph Chambers/Getty Images)
The news came out that MLB is finally doing something about sticky substances used by pitchers to enhance spin rate. Spin Rates have been increasing over the past few seasons, and with it strikeouts are increasing with it. Have these elevated spin rates impacted Brewers superstar Christian Yelich at the plate?