What pitch type can be hit the farthest, and how is that accomplished?
Collecting 2015 wind data for every ballpark.
Remembering an old friend and examining how fast balls are going when they reach the stands.
How is that big ole video board in left field affecting batted balls in the air?
The front edge of home plate is not the only area of the plate that needs to be taken into consideration.
Why is August so much warmer than January?
Is the crack of the bat helpful for outfielders?
Why does PITCHf/X seem to be more accurate than our own eyes?
if you want to understand Statcast, you need to know a little bit about radar.
Pitches might vary substantially in value based solely on when they’re thrown
Why did two seemingly similar home runs carry so differently?
So much of the detail of the game happens in extremely short time frames
Rounding the bases requires, well, rounding.
Fly balls, Lorenzo Cain and moving pigs: all part of the calculations.
Does pitch movement pose as large an obstacle to batter perception for the cut fastball as for other pitches?
You can’t make up for slow foot speed with a big lead
Answering every question you’ve ever had about baseballs dropped from on high.
There are no definitive conclusions to be made just yet, but there is enough data to start thinking critically.
This is one that everyone can wrap their head — and arms — around.
A detailed examination of how easy it is for the ball to get wrapped around Fenway’s Pesky Pole.