See just how important pitch sequencing really is for pitchers and hitters.
The World Series went seven games, but it might not have been as exciting as the rest of the playoffs.
Let’s stop talking about home-field advantage in the playoffs as if it means something.
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.
The designated hitter didn’t materialize out of nowhere.
Do low-strikeout hitters receive special strike zone preference?
How often does a batter make the “correct” decision on the pitches thrown to him?
How low can it go?
The data show that it is high time to give the vertically-challenged their due.
Against the right team, a “beard” pitcher might be just the thing.
Continuing the quest to determine how many wins consistent play is or is not worth to major league teams.
We are facing a troubling decline in offense, but are shifts really the cause?
It’s time to build a better heat map.
Do teams re-sign only their healthy players? The answer may surprise you.
How much credit should the pitcher get for reining in runners? Here’s a framework for figuring that out.
We’ve just scratched the surface when it comes to using PITCHf/x data to tell us about hitters.
Diving back into the effects of extra-long games — before noticing someone drained the pool.
Creating a tool to show when or if a player should be shifted.
Introducing Weighted Batted Ball Runs Above Average.