It’s no secret that analytics has had a greater impact on baseball than most, if not all other major sports. A leading reason for this is that the fundamental building block of any baseball event, a pitch, is a relatively isolated event. Sure, there are eight other players on th…
Coming to you live with some fresh World Series highlights. Last night’s walk off didn’t end up in any of the usual lists I come up with, but this shou…
James LeDoux
Hot and cold streaks are inescapable in any baseball broadcast (or basketball, or perhaps any other sport for that matter.) When a player significantly…
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News from Around The League Aaron Judge mis-judged (heh) the location of the outfield wall when trying to rob a home run (SB Nation) The Postseason is …
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Say what you will about whether the expanded playoffs are good for the league in the long run*, but the sheer quantity of playoff baseball this past we…
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The season ends today. That was quick! I’ll keep these updates coming in their current form through the end of the playoffs. I’m going to slow down pub…
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Good morning! We’re in the final stretch of the season, with four teams having clenched playoff spots already. This was also a good week for career mil…
James LeDoux
Happy Sunday everybody. It’s hard to believe we’re already 45 games into the 60 game season. Next week I’ll share some visualizations on how the standi…
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