The sabermetric blog of Cyril "Cy" Morong, professor of Economics at San Antonio College
Sunday, June 10, 2018
Astros Fielders Have Played A Big Part In Success Of Their Pitchers So Far
Last year the Astros had a .682 Defensive Efficiency Rating (DER). That is the percentage of balls in play that are turned into outs. The le...
Monday, June 4, 2018
Trout has a chance to be the first player to win a "triple threat" triple crown in 40 years
In 2015, I did a post on "triple threat" triple crowns "triple threat" triple crowns . Suppose that we looked for leag...
Friday, June 1, 2018
Ohtani is 11th in the AL average game score for pitchers with 5+ starts and 9th in OPS+ for guys with 100+ PAs
Here are the ranks from the Baseball Reference Play Index. Player GmScA Justin Verlander 71.8 Gerrit Cole 69....
Tuesday, May 29, 2018
Is This The Year Mike Trout Will Become Another Mickey Mantle?
Tim Kurkjian said Trout was another Mantle on ESPN back in May 2016. Trout, like Mantle, has both great speed and power to go along with a ...
Monday, May 28, 2018
Odd Split: Trout Hits Better Against Righties Than Lefties (Part 2)
Part 1 was yesterday. Trout had an OPS of .999 vs. RHP thru Sat. while it was .941 vs. LHP. Since 2012, all right handed batters combined ha...
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