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August 19, 2013

Premium Article Pebble Hunting: My Book Report on a Video of the Longest Home Runs Hit

by Sam Miller

In which Sam is struck by the fact that these hitters hit these home runs far.

August 14, 2013

Pebble Hunting: The Balk: The Black Sheep of the Baseball Rulebook

by Sam Miller

Watching 50 balks to get a read on an imprecise rule, arbitrarily applied.

August 7, 2013

Premium Article Pebble Hunting: Sean Doolittle and Doing What Works

by Sam Miller

An update on Sean Doolittle's extreme sophomore season.

August 2, 2013

Premium Article Pebble Hunting: Are Early Extensions Still Club Friendly?

by Sam Miller

How many recent contract extensions would the team that bestowed them still sign?

July 29, 2013

Pebble Hunting: The BP Staff Tries to Trade, and Trade For, Jake Peavy

by Sam Miller

Sam plays GM and auctions off Chicago's most valuable trade bait to the highest bidder.

July 26, 2013

Premium Article Pebble Hunting: The Real Reason Why Zack Wheeler is Predictable

by Sam Miller

Can pitch-tipping truly explain Zack Wheeler's struggles?

July 22, 2013

Pebble Hunting: Baseball's Paper Airplane Problem

by Sam Miller

Throwing paper airplanes is big at ballparks. Where did the planes come from, and what do they signify?

July 18, 2013

Premium Article Pebble Hunting: The Best Pitches Thrown This Week

by Sam Miller

All-Star edition.

July 15, 2013

Pebble Hunting: The Spectator Attention Test

by Sam Miller

What's the maximum attention span of a baseball fan?

July 12, 2013

Premium Article Pebble Hunting: The Season's Best LOOGY

by Sam Miller

A primer on the Twins' Caleb Thielbar, who started his career with 20 scoreless innings.

July 10, 2013

Premium Article Pebble Hunting: Matt Harvey, Ross Detwiler, and Matt Harvey and Ross Detwiler

by Sam Miller

Important updates on pitchers hitting and pitchers pitching to pitchers.

July 1, 2013

Premium Article Pebble Hunting: Felix Hernandez, Lance Lynn, and a Peripherals Paradox

by Sam Miller

How pitchers can throw more pitches inside the strike zone and walk more batters (and vice versa).

June 28, 2013

Premium Article Pebble Hunting: The Best Players We Snubbed This Spring

by Sam Miller

Five players who didn't make the BP annual but have made the major leagues.

June 24, 2013

Premium Article Pebble Hunting: Matt Harvey Pitching to Pitchers

by Sam Miller

One of baseball's most dominant pitchers versus baseball's worst batters.

June 21, 2013

Premium Article Pebble Hunting: The End of a Fun Fact Machine

by Sam Miller

Craig Kimbrel's small margin between best reliever ever and best reliever of right now.

June 19, 2013

Pebble Hunting: Every Manager's Face, Part 2

by Sam Miller

The meaning of several more managers' faces.

June 18, 2013

Pebble Hunting: Blind BABIP Test, Part 2

by Sam Miller

Can you tell Jose Iglesias' hits from his outs?

June 14, 2013

Premium Article Pebble Hunting: A Week of Watching Yoenis Cespedes

by Sam Miller

In which last year's Rookie of the Year runner-up adjusts to his opponents' adjustment in his sophomore season.

June 12, 2013

Premium Article Pebble Hunting: How Beanballs and Brawls Could Be Avoided

by Sam Miller

And why a few suspensions won't stop an ugly scene from occurring again.

June 10, 2013

Premium Article Pebble Hunting: The Worst a Team Ever Did in the Draft

by Sam Miller

The time a team had nothing to show for its selections.

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