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Thursday, May 14, 2020

INTRODUCING A DYNAMIC HARD HIT RATE AND “TRUEHIT”

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Oh, this is VERY fascinating.  It basically marries the idea of Barrels (dynamic hard hit rate based on launch angles in a DESCRIPTIVE manner) and the Predictive “Major League Outs” concept into a compelling framework.

Very very fascinating.  I think this is exactly where…I was trying to go and couldn’t figure out exactly how to get there.  Yes, I think this is an excellent path to get there.

Mike Webber Posted: May 14, 2020 at 11:25 AM | 1 comment(s) Login to Bookmark
  Tags: barrels, launch angle, sabrmetrics

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   1. villageidiom Posted: May 14, 2020 at 04:32 PM (#5950558)
This is very good. I love that it's looking at a bad outcome that many people would say tells you nothing about a hitter, and showing that it's very predictive of a hitter's good outcomes.

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