CSS Button No Image Css3Menu.com

Baseball Prospectus home
<< More More >>


Colin Wyers author archives.


Premium Article indicates Baseball Prospectus Premium content, and Fantasy Article indicates Baseball Prospectus Fantasy content.

You can also view archives

or browse research articles in the Baseball Prospectus Library

May 16, 2012

Premium Article Manufactured Runs: The Angels, Albert Pujols, and the Politician's Fallacy

by Colin Wyers

Are the Angels just shuffling deck chairs on a sinking ship by firing hitting coach Mickey Hatcher?

May 8, 2012

BP Announcements: Rest-of-Season PECOTA Now Available

by Colin Wyers

Announcing the arrival of in-season projections, updated daily.

May 4, 2012

Between The Numbers: The Prorating Game

by Colin Wyers

Comparing Rivera to starting pitchers is difficult, but that won't stop Colin from trying.

April 19, 2012

Between The Numbers: A Funny Thing Happened on the Way to the Outfield

by Colin Wyers

Some musings about who's fielding the ball.

April 4, 2012

Manufactured Runs: Tragedy of the Commons

by Colin Wyers

Long-term extensions for star players may be shortsighted moves by teams.

March 23, 2012

Extra Innings Excerpt: Are Relievers Being Used Properly?

by Colin Wyers

How did closer usage end up where it is now? And is it truly benefiting the game of baseball?

March 8, 2012

Reintroducing PECOTA: House of Cards

by Colin Wyers

The PECOTA cards are here, including 10-year projections and percentiles.

February 8, 2012

Reintroducing PECOTA: The Weighting is the Hardest Part

by Colin Wyers

The 2012 PECOTA projections are here, and Colin Wyers explains why looking further into the past makes PECOTA more accurate in predicting the future.

January 10, 2012

BP Unfiltered: Watching Jack Play

by Colin Wyers

Did watching Jack Morris make him seem like a Hall of Famer?

January 9, 2012

BP Unfiltered: Suspicious Minds

by Colin Wyers

Because what you really wanted was more bitter debate about the Hall of Fame.

December 2, 2011

Manufactured Runs: The Year of the Free Agent Relief Pitcher

by Colin Wyers

General managers who pay a relief pitcher for what he's done in the past will probably end up overpaying for what they do in the future.

October 27, 2011

Premium Article Manufactured Runs: Matchup Madness

by Colin Wyers

As the Cardinals and Rangers approach the end of their series, we offer a reminder to their skippers: batter-pitcher matchups aren't very predictive.

October 25, 2011

BP Unfiltered: Some Unsolicited Advice for the Cardinals Coaches

by Colin Wyers

How to avoid having a reliever go in to issue an intentional walk and then leave the game.

October 20, 2011

Premium Article Manufactured Runs: Punting on Punto

by Colin Wyers

Ron Washington makes one of the more benighted decisions in postseason history.

October 12, 2011

Premium Article Manufactured Runs: Curse to Curse

by Colin Wyers

Theo Epstein may be on the move - what does it mean for the Cubs and Red Sox?

October 6, 2011

Premium Article Manufactured Runs: When La Russa Should Pinch-Hit

by Colin Wyers

If Game 3 is any guide, the Cardinals skipper needs a refresher course

October 4, 2011

Manufactured Runs: The O-Swing of Things

by Colin Wyers

Rolling out new PITCHf/x stats as a taste of things to come

September 29, 2011

Manufactured Runs: The Problem of Pain

by Colin Wyers

With great joy comes great agony, and in that lies an attraction to sports.

BP Unfiltered: Where You Can Watch the Playoffs

by Colin Wyers

A guide to your postseason viewing options.

September 28, 2011

Between The Numbers: Playoff odds updates

by Colin Wyers

Some wild card wildness for your consideration

<< More
Baseball Prospectus Home  |  Terms of Service  |  Privacy Policy  |  Customer Service  |  Newsletter  |  Masthead  |  Contact Us