Taking a deep dive into the multitude of fascinating statistical anomalies and oddities to look forward to this season.
A 0.00 ERA this season? Or 73 home runs? There’s a (tiny) chance.
Can anything be done to stem the rising tide of whiffs?
Projection systems do most of the heavy lifting, but there are marginal improvements to be made.
Tommy John surgery is still a dangerous procedure that carries no guarantee of success.
An examination of the potentials of batted-ball platooning.
Proposing a new pitcher quality estimator that approximates the pitcher’s current ability.
The beginning of a step-by-step look at the questions we should be trying to answer when we explore pitch sequencing.
The experiences of the former A’s pitcher make us think about what has and hasn’t changed over four decades.
Ten hurlers aching for October baseball.
As a pitcher and a pitching coach, he left a strong impression.
Getting ground balls is definitely a good thing. But does that make a pitcher who gets tons of them a good pitcher?
Is it really the pitchers’ fault?
At least one of these two pitchers had a Hall-of-Fame career.
Can various stats be combined to give a clearer look at pitcher values?
The Dodgers’ lanky left-hander is on top of the world. How long will it last?
Projecting the fortunes for low-minors pitchers is even harder than it is for hitters.
Does pitch movement pose as large an obstacle to batter perception for the cut fastball as for other pitches?
To many, the rise of the strikeout has not been a good thing for the game of baseball.
Is there a way to measure how a pitcher was using his fastball, and mixing it, relative to his other pitches?