Archive for June 2016

Going into today’s MLB draft, a hint at what trends show about high school vs. college players.

Not all potential major leaguers can afford to test themselves.

As the draft begins, KATOH tackles college pitchers.

Applying the KATOH formula to college hitters.

There are a plethora of potential cities MLB could target for expansion.

Laying out the framework for identifying potential expansion cities.

Projecting the fortunes for low-minors pitchers is even harder than it is for hitters.

Trying to predict what any prospect will do is a fools errand, but it’s still worth a try.

There’s reason to believe that so-so pitchers with good curves and sliders don’t use them enough.

How often does a batter make the “correct” decision on the pitches thrown to him?