Just having the right data isn’t enough.
In the first of a two-part series, examining the different facets of data and how they apply to a baseball front office.
Continuing the quest to determine how many wins consistent play is or is not worth to major league teams.
If anyone was lurking on my interactive spray chart tool, they might have seen a new tab: Spray and Strike Zone Plot. This is a brand new feature officially rolling out today. It takes a spray chart for a given player and places it side-by-side with a plot of the strike zone so that you can […]
We’ve just scratched the surface when it comes to using PITCHf/x data to tell us about hitters.
A first attempt at defining the vertical edges of the strike zone for the Edge% metric.
How do hitters go about combating the inevitable effects of aging?
A continued exploration of what kind of attributes make a hitter appear more or less consistent throughout the season.