Author Archives: Andrew Kyne
Baseball Info Solutions recently introduced a major update to Defensive Runs Saved that will be rolling out this offseason. We’re splitting DRS for infielders into Positioning, Air, Range, and Throwing components. In that introductory blog post, we mostly covered how this will affect the Positioning and Range components (which were previously reported together as one […]
A major update to Defensive Runs Saved will provide a better understanding of infield defense.
Which hitters get into favorable counts, like 2-0, 3-0, and 3-1? And which hitters then do damage?
A look at which pitch locations generate home runs, and how it compares to several years ago when the home run wasn’t as common.
How does DRS rate center fielders when they move to a corner? How do corner outfielders rate when they move to center?
Teams like the Astros, Rays, and Dodgers are aggressive in their positioning of infield defenders. Which teams have been best positioned in 2019?
Managers often avoid using backup catchers out of fear of injury. But how often do catchers actually get hurt?