SENIOR ANALYST, QUANTITATIVE ANALYSIS JOB SUMMARY: The Kansas City Royals Baseball Club is seeking a highly motivated and creative analyst to develop models and methodologies for use in decision-making by the Baseball Operations department. The ideal applicant will have expert knowledge in machine learning and other modern analysis techniques for use in leveraging baseball data…
A throughline between Rhys Hoskins, Eddie Stanky, and Onelki Garcia
Short Relief visits the three main stages of life: Childhood, Adulthood and Statcast.
Bryce Harper is up to no good, Russ Stephans is up to neither bad nor good, and the Mariners and Angels are up to both at the same time.
The Royals have unleashed a potent combination of speed and smart baserunning to strike fear in the hearts of the opposition.
The Mets send Thor to the hill aiming to claw their way back into the Fall Classic.
There were too many memorable to plays to squeeze into one article. But we tried anyway.
Is the Royals’ success a sign that teams should spend on hitters who put the ball in play?
It was just a single. Until it wasn’t.
John Gibbons’ usage of David Price has been questioned, but PECOTA is betting on the lefty to extend the series.
The Blue Jays will try to overcome history; the Cubs will try to overcome HISTORY.
The Blue Jays’ afternoon started with a cliff and ended with a Pennington.
Game Four of the ALCS pits the two eldest statesmen on both sides of the border against each other.
The predictably strong Blue Jays offense was strong; but, just as importantly, the predictably exceptional Blue Jays center fielder fielded center field.
The Royals take a 2-0 lead, which one might consider describing as a commanding lead but for it being one loss away from one calling it a fragile lead.
Today’s undercard pits everyone’s favorite Cy Young candidate mop up reliever against everyone’s second favorite diminutive starter.