Getting ground balls is definitely a good thing. But does that make a pitcher who gets tons of them a good pitcher?
Can various stats be combined to give a clearer look at pitcher values?
With the Giants back in the postseason, it’s an appropriate time to examine how a home run comes to land in McCovey Cove.
A spinning baseball does amazing things, as every good pitcher and frustrated hitter knows.
We are facing a troubling decline in offense, but are shifts really the cause?
It’s time to build a better heat map.
We’ve just scratched the surface when it comes to using PITCHf/x data to tell us about hitters.
Just in time for the holiday weekend, we reach back in time to reminisce over some more great throws.
Creating a tool to show when or if a player should be shifted.
Introducing Weighted Batted Ball Runs Above Average.
Should the eephus pitch be thrown more frequently?
Not all ISOs are built the same.
Introducing pBABIP, a stat that simplifies the process of predicting batting average on balls in play.
It is often said that to succeed, you want to hit the ball on the ground and put pressure on the defense. But does that maxim hold up to scrutiny?
Come for the fabulous correlation tool, stay for the advanced batted ball analysis.
In this first look at new Inside Edge hang time data, we explore many topics, including Juan Lagares, Fenway Park and Jeremy Hellickson.
Billy Martin’s and George Brett’s day of infamy had its beginnings eight years earlier
Where has the old Ichiro gone and can we expect him to come back?
A vector spray chart that separates fly ball batters from their ground ball brethren.
Mike says: Quit bad-mouthing the free-swingers—or you’ll regret it!