Tim Dierkes dives into the mailbag, answering interesting fantasy baseball strategy questions.
Observation as a sabermetric input.
Do college groundball rates tell us anything?
The agonizing life of the brief contender.
Who throws the best pitch in baseball?
Sal uses Marcel projections to evaluate a few players’ talent.
Who went deep and who dug deep?
More research on which pitchers have longer careers.
Did Cy Young deserve the Cy Young?
So how do we use this information—and what makes Mariano Rivera different?
Do strikeout pitchers truly tend to have longer careers?
Looking at major league free agency from another point of view
An attempt at grouping like pitchers together using PITCH f/x data.
It’s far too early to put in a guilty verdict
Does Bartolo Colon have anything left in the tank? A closer look at the burly right hander.
A look at league average breaking balls using PITCHf/x.
Analysis of the four workhorses of the pitcher’s arsenal: fastball, slider, change-up and curveball.