Over the past few decades, a multitude of advanced hitting, pitching, fielding and base running measures have been introduced to the baseball world. This comprehensive sabermetrics primer will introduce you to these new statistics with easy to understand explanations and examples. It will illustrate the evolution of statistics from simple traditional measures to the more complex metrics of today. You will learn how all the statistics are connected to winning and losing games, how to interpret them, and how to apply them to performance on the field. By the end of this book, you will be able to evaluate players and teams through statistics more thoroughly and accurately than you could before.... Brad Ziegler 59.2 3.20 11 9 Ron Mahay 64.2 2.83 0 21 Damaso Marte 65.0 2.83 5 25 Grant Balfour 58.1 2.69 4 14 Eddie Guardado 56.1 2.52 4 25 Scott Downs 70.2 2.51 5 24 Brian Fuentes 62.2 2.21 30 6 Sources: Baseball- Reference.com, anbsp;...
|Title||:||Beyond Batting Average|
|Publisher||:||Lulu.com - 2010-05|