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Tuesday, October 16, 2012

Pitching Inside: The Best of 2012 | FanGraphs Baseball

An interesting look into the batter/pitcher battle.

As for the truism about pitching inside, the correlation between Runs/100 and ERA- last year for pitchers who threw at least 50 innings was .52. Essentially, 27% of the variance in ERA- could be explained by how good a pitcher was on the inner-quarter of the plate. There’s certainly more work to be done here, for sure.

Jim Furtado Posted: October 16, 2012 at 11:14 AM | 0 comment(s) Login to Bookmark
  Tags: pitching, sabermetrics

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