Jonathan Judge assesses how accurately Statcast seems to be measuring balls in play, and how it has changed over time, in light of the upcoming transition from Trackman to Hawkeye.
Machado is still hitting the ball really, really hard, but is that enough?
“To me it just means getting rid of all these stats. Everything they’re throwing at us nowadays.”
You say you want a revolution, well all right.
Examining a handful of exit-velo studs.
Who saw the biggest changes in their average exit velocity in July, and what were the results? And what happened to the big movers from June?
Looking at the biggest gainers and losers in exit velocity over the last two months.
These hurlers are worth monitoring because of the pace at which their offerings leave opponents’ bats.