Archive for May 2014

There are many variables at play. Can they be teased out?

Extreme spin deflection and plus velocity meet in the person of one Marcus Stroman.

Can we predict what type of pitches certain pitchers will throw?

Five years later, we take a look back at and update one of Josh Kalk’s seminal works.

A look at called strike zones around he majors.

Inflated home run rates can kill our perception of a pitcher.

Whats wrong with Moose’s approach?

He’s April’s sabermetric MVP.

The last hitter on the list might surprise you.

Is the knuckleballer’s knuckleball still knuckling?

Are defenses out-innovating hitters?

Does Chicago’s ace have a rubber arm?

It’s no secret he’s a pull hitter.