Category MLB

Which hitters reach favorable counts?

Which hitters get into favorable counts, like 2-0, 3-0, and 3-1? And which hitters then do damage?

What’s The Deal With Bryce Harper?

The $330 million man hasn’t quite lived up to expectations in his first season in Philly.

Which Teams Are Best at Drafting, Developing and Displaying DRS?

How has your favorite team fared at developing defense?

Visualizing Home Runs by Pitch Location

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.

The Effect of Outfield Position Changes on DRS

How does DRS rate center fielders when they move to a corner? How do corner outfielders rate when they move to center?

MLB’s Best Positioned Infields

Teams like the Astros, Rays, and Dodgers are aggressive in their positioning of infield defenders. Which teams have been best positioned in 2019?

Which Pitchers Are Forced to Throw the Most Extra Pitches?

Whose defenses have let them down? We’ve got a list of the top 10.