Research & Analytics

Patrick
Davitt
July 10, 2014 12:04 AM GMT
It's common to think that Tommy John surgery is so routine that pitchers are pretty much guaranteed a return to MLB. We decided to find out about return rates for TJS pitchers.
Todd
Zola
July 04, 2014 12:04 AM GMT
Stolen bases require opportunity. Major league organizations are becoming increasingly more cognizant of run expectancy matrix which in turn can help the fantasy enthusiast identify teams—and thus players—more likely to steal bases.
Robert
Berger
June 18, 2014 12:03 AM GMT
Which pitcher should you start? This article looks at consistency as a potential metric to use when deciding which starting pitcher to use.
Stephen
Nickrand
June 05, 2014 12:04 AM GMT
A pitcher's first-pitch strike rate is closely correlated with the level of walks he issues. Let's take a closer look.
Jason
Collette
May 29, 2014 12:04 AM GMT
Many pitchers are trying to learn new pitches to stay one step ahead of the game. Are there certain pitch types that are more beneficial than others in helping keep runners off base?
Patrick
Davitt
May 22, 2014 12:04 AM GMT
Following up from last week, we correlate measures of pitch accuracy and swing-outcome data, and correlate them with ERA and Dom. We also combine fastball velocity with second metrics to see if we could improve the correlative connections.
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