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BABIP Primer + A New Look at xBABIP

Let us discuss the concept of Batting Average on Balls In Play, or BABIP.  In simplest terms, a player’s BABIP is his batting average while ignoring strikeouts and home runs. Why ignore those? B... Read More...

The Science of Winning

Industries throughout our economy are adopting new, aggressive analytical approaches to decision-making. Professional sports – particularly baseball – are among those leading the way. You only ... Read More...