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Taking A Look At The New Rule Changes

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Yesterday afternoon, Major League Baseball announced the rule changes that will go into effect in 2019 and 2020. While some changes were made to speed up …

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Predicting The 2019 Divisional Standings

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As Spring Training continues, each day brings us closer to opening day. Once the season begins on March 28, it will be a mad dash for …

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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 …