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Graphing Pitchers: LOB% and BABIP

Rich Lederer of The Hardball Times has a fantastic article up this morning that I think will help drive the points home that Tommy Rancel and I discussed in our BHSN video series on LOB% and BABIP.  The image below … Continue reading

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Intro to Sabermetrics: LOB% and FIP

The final two segments of our Intro to Sabermetrics series with BHSN are up.  JB Long asks Tommy Rancel and I to explain Left On Base percentage (LOB%) and Fielding Independent Pitching (FIP). Click here to learn about LOB% and … Continue reading

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Intro to Sabermetrics Part 4: BABIP

BHSN’s JB Long asks Tommy Rancel and I to explain what BABIP is and how it is used. Click here to watch the latest installment or the links below to view the previous installments of this series. Introducing the series … Continue reading

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Intro to Sabermetrics Part 3: WAR

BHSN’s JB Long asks Tommy Rancel and I to explain what WAR is and what is it good for. Click here to watch the latest installment or the links below to view the previous installments of this series. Introducing the … Continue reading

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Intro to Sabermetrics Part II: Isolated Power

This time, I lead the description of the metric as BHSN’s JB Long asks us to explain Isolated Power. Click here to watch the latest installment or the links below to view the previous installments of this series. Introducing the … Continue reading

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BHSN Intro to Sabermetrics Part II: wOBA

Tommy Rancel led the response in this one as we broke down wOBA and how it is useful in evaluation hitters. Click here to watch the latest installment.

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