Archive for the 'Win Probability Added' Category

Two games. Two runs. Two outs from history.

Thirteen ends up a lucky number. But for whom?

Billy Beane’s post-seasonal fecal functionality remains low.

Lower the Jolly Roger.

The ghost of Jeffrey Maier, and Maddon-ness at the Trop

A Ray of hope shines on this postseason’s first great game

Fireworks late, and fireworks early.

The WPS Index comes back, just in time for October. (And late September.)

Looking at the average WPA and LI for each of the major events.

And the winner is …

A look at what makes a game exciting

A follow-up on Jackie Robinson’s value as a base stealer

Or, 42 facts about Mariano Rivera

With a little tinkering under the hood, we can modify WPA’s Clutch score to grade bullpens.

When two great teams, or two terrible teams, meet, does the game look different?

Seeking out the World Series at its most exciting

The most exciting LCS games and series, from a certain point of view

Looking back at the most exciting LDS games and series

The most famous games of our time have their excitement measured

A fresh attempt to measure the excitement of baseball games