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May 3, 2016

Premium Article Pebble Hunting: Clayton Kershaw's 28 'Mistakes' Last Month

by Sam Miller

On the pitches the best pitcher in baseball has thrown, by one way of measuring it, the worst--and why they didn't hurt him.

April 22, 2016

Pebble Hunting: Which Bunts Are Missing?

by Sam Miller

A sketch of the missing bunts for us to put on our Missing Bunts fliers.

April 15, 2016

Pebble Hunting: So I Guess This Is Vince Velasquez Now

by Sam Miller

The best pitching performance of the season so far, as told in the best dozen or so pitches thrown.

April 12, 2016

Pebble Hunting: How You Tried To Beat PECOTA

by Sam Miller

The players we were collectively most confident about.

March 22, 2016

Pebble Hunting: Sim City 1000000

by Sam Miller

How many simulations does it take for the Rockies to win 106 games, or the Dodgers to lose 121?

March 14, 2016

Pebble Hunting: Should Have Taken Trout

by Sam Miller

Measuring the scale of a single draft pick.

March 11, 2016

Pebble Hunting: What It Means To Have The Best Farm System In Baseball, Part 4

by Sam Miller

How the Rays turned a great farm system into an even greater collection of players.

February 16, 2016

Pebble Hunting: PECOTA Hates the Royals, Part II

by Sam Miller

As we prepare to release the 2016 PECOTA projections, a look at one projection that many will not like.

February 12, 2016

Pebble Hunting: I Read the Entire Collective Bargaining Agreement and Here's What I Learned

by Sam Miller

Finding the soul of the modern game in legalese.

January 20, 2016

Pebble Hunting: Flame of Thrown

by Sam Miller

After the fire, after all the rain, has the fast-fastball flame kept up with the era?

January 12, 2016

Pebble Hunting: The Scioscia About Face

by Sam Miller

Have all of the years of screaming about his insistence on playing Jeff Mathis been for naught?

November 30, 2015

Pebble Hunting: Everything Is Now Super, 2015

by Sam Miller

The press conference that changes everything.

October 30, 2015

Pebble Hunting: An Illustrated Guide to the People of Citi Field

by Sam Miller

Classifying the fans you'll see in the stands at the World Series this weekend.

April 27, 2015

Pebble Hunting: Scott Boras Has Baseball's Most Accurate Projection System

by Sam Miller

In 2000, when Alex Rodriguez was a free agent, Scott Boras did something amazing that we just don't appreciate enough.

April 9, 2015

Premium Article Pebble Hunting: Every Team Gets One Do-Over

by Sam Miller

What if every team could undo one move? If baseball teams were different, how different would they be?

April 3, 2015

Pebble Hunting: Watching The Worst Game of 2014

by Sam Miller

A reminder about baseball.

March 31, 2015

Pebble Hunting: The Case For Shaming the Cubs

by Sam Miller

Why we are comfortable having the Kris Bryant service time conversation but not the Mike Trout service time conversation, and why we should be uncomfortable having either.

March 17, 2015

Premium Article Pebble Hunting: Would Pedro Martinez Have Gone Undefeated?

by Sam Miller

What happens if one of the greatest pitchers ever is given one of the best offenses ever? It nearly happened.

February 25, 2015

Premium Article Pebble Hunting: What the Heck, Tigers?

by Sam Miller

Making sense of why the Tigers didn't add a big-name arm to their bad bullpen this offseason.

February 13, 2015

Premium Article Pebble Hunting: Testing PECOTA's Memory

by Sam Miller

Does PECOTA's long memory have a downside?

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