Archive for the 'Stats' Category

When it comes to the Mets’ famous minor leaguer, it’s not just will he get major league time, but should he.

A look at how different players approach the strike zone.

A baseball stathead’s beginner’s book that isn’t just for beginners.

How a person can be a hero by being a zero.

Technology is rapidly advancing possibilities in decision-making.

People told her what they really think.

The official scorer’s job: tough calls and blowback.

From the inside, what it’s like to be an official scorer.

Even if you think you know what’s coming, you don’t know what’s coming.

There are numerous ways to show just how bad pitchers are when it’s their turn to bat.

Is the baseball really responsible for this season’s home run surge?

The value of a player depends significantly on the team he plays for or the one looking to acquire him.

These players tortured my team, are incomparable, or break analytics.

How can we best use previous data to accurately predict the future?

The good, bad, and unusual of major league baseball’s top freshmen.

There’s always hope. Well, almost always.

The 12th team featured in the Pyramid Rating System series has a pretty good third baseman.

Checking out a theory Evan Longoria suggested because of Chris Sale’s skill.

Reliever performance, and manager evaluations of that performance, can be fickle.

The demographics of baseball have changed greatly over the history of the game, but not always in the way we’d expect.