UPDATE: The developer emailed me with some comments related to issues about the game we raised in the software. Please see just below for a transcript of those comments. You can hear some of the HHS folks review the great … Continue reading
A few days ago, Chris Davis reached 61 total homers in his most recent 162 MLB games. … Continue reading
Have you been listening to the podcast? If not, you can catch up on all the episodes on the podcast page. In the latest one, Ashley and I have a broad conversation about numerous baseball topics, including how different it … Continue reading
A new HHS podcast is available! We have added a page for all the podcasts. You can click on “Podcast” in the navigation bar at the top of the page, or click right here. It would be very helpful if … Continue reading
On our recent podcast (now available on iTunes–just search for High Heat Stats), Adam raised the question of variability in hit-by-pitch totals over the years, and none of us had an exact answer right away. I’ve delved into it a … Continue reading
I’ve finally gone and done it, and created a baseball podcast! With the participation of Dalton, Bryan, and Adam, we’ve recorded the pilot podcast for High Heat Stats. This first one is a little long at nearly an hour and … Continue reading
Yeah, weird title, I know. On my way to work every day, I pass a womens’ health clinic that offers, among many other services, abortions. Most days there is a small contingent of protesters outside the clinic, and one of … Continue reading
LOOGY, referring to the lefty one-out guy, a term coined by Rob Neyer when they became quite popular in the early 1990s. Here’s a chart looking at single-batter lefty-reliever appearances over the years.