Category: General Baseball

General Baseball

Discussing 2019’s Hall of Fame Class

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This afternoon, Mariano Rivera, Roy Halladay, Mike Mussina, and Edgar Martínez received the highest honor in baseball when they were inducted into the National Baseball Hall …

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Statcast: RC; wRC+; wRAA; wOBA; WAR

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In this post, I’m going to dig even deeper into some of the Statcast metrics. While these metrics use more complicated math than the old ones, …

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Statcast: BABIP; OPS+; ISO

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Now that I’ve covered all the bases in the area of basic stats, it’s time to get into some more advanced stats. In this post, I’m …

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Analytics: The Basic Catching Stats

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Catching stats may be the simplest, most basic of the basic stats. A because a catcher’s main goal is to lead the pitcher, catching doesn’t require …

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Analytics: The Basic Fielding Stats

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In my third article in this series, I’m going to talk about the basic fielding stats. Unlike the hitting and pitching stats, people don’t pay much …

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Analytics: The Basic Pitching Stats

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In my previous post on analytics, I talked about the basic hitting stats. This time, I’m going to discuss the basic pitching stats. These stats are …