It’s time to re-evaluate the lens through which we have begun to look at the game.
There are no definitive conclusions to be made just yet, but there is enough data to start thinking critically.
It’s been years, but the left-hander still gets a bum rap for his time with the Mets.
There’s reason to believe that so-so pitchers with good curves and sliders don’t use them enough.
In this article reprinted from The Hardball Times Baseball Annual 2015, the authors take the first steps toward building better major league equivalencies.
The corporate branding and annexation of the man cave
As fans, we reveal a lot about humanity in the way we root, root, root.
We can’t get all the calls right, but there is a subset of calls where baseball can do better.
Even the big league team next door can jilt an affiliate.
Mike Norris was the best pitcher in the AL in 1980. Just a few years later, he was injured and out of baseball. What happened during his fabled 1980 season, and where did he go from there?
There are many careers that deserve to be celebrated even though they don’t fit within a traditional classification of a decade.
Let’s talk about multicollinearity.
Inside Edge has developed a metric to collect all the things that simply don’t show up in the box score.
Here’s a defense of the approach that emphasizes the duel between pitcher and batter.
He had a spectacular year, but for a so-so team in Milwaukee. Nobody noticed.
If rules shape baseball, the unwritten rules are the attempt by the players to shape the game as their own.
The lives — and career paths — of minor league play-by-play announcers aren’t what you might expect.
Let’s talk about quantifying the most efficient way to play a baseball game.
The long-time executive always keeps us on our toes.
For these three national teams, getting to the top of the first is the hardest part.