Baseball has undergone significant on-the-field changes over the past few years, due to the rise in the use of analytics … Continue reading The Evolution of Baseball
FanGraphs recently published an article, the gist of which is that, because MLB teams are self-separating into “haves” (contending teams) … Continue reading Potential NBA Style Trades
When do free agents become value plays for small market teams? Former Royal and current Brewer Lorenzo Cain (Ed Zurga/Getty … Continue reading Rebuilding Teams and Free Agency
FanGraphs often cites that one win is worth $9 million, but is that true? (Getty Images) Throughout the offseason thus … Continue reading The Value of a Win
Where will J.D. Martinez, Eric Hosmer, and Co. end up? And for how much? So far, the 2017–18 MLB Offseason … Continue reading The Excess Supply of the 1B/DH/Corner OF Market
How does a hitter’s average launch angle correlate with volatility in his batted-ball profile? Data from Baseball Savant In my last … Continue reading Launch Angle and Batted-Ball Volatility
Are the Angels Really “Winning the Winter”? My take on why the Angels might not be the winners of the … Continue reading Are the Angels Really “Winning the Winter”?