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Gordon Beckham: Go west, young man

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Gordon Beckham was traded to the Angels. This is a brief recap of his time with the White Sox.

Making sense of the sensors

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A guide to the new camera-based systems discussed the 4th Annual Saberseminar in Boston.

Adam Ottavino: Succeeding in Denver

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Since transitioning into a high-leverage role, Ottavino has seen his once-filthy slider decline in effectiveness — but he's still dominant where most relievers fear to tread.

Sometimes throwing hard isn't all that great

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Aroldis Chapman has thrown the majority of all triple digit fastballs thrown in the big leagues this year. How have baseball's other flamethrowers fared?

An increasingly rare feat

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The Blue Jays' Drew Hutchison threw seven innings and gave up seven runs in a loss to the White Sox last Sunday. Pitchers just don't pitch games like that any more.

James Russell, righty killer?

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James Russell appears to have reverse platoon splits this season. Here we look for a change in his approach that may be driving this and consider how much weight should the Braves put on it when...

Does RP velocity matter?

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How much does velocity matter for relief pitchers? Maybe less than you think when it comes to performance. Managers however seem to give pitchers with greater velocity more leeway when it comes to...

Signs of life in the desert

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Despite a nearly lifeless season in Arizona, two players have unexpectedly stood out over the last two months.

The Shift Episode 14: Saberseminar!

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It's a Saberseminar wrapup from Stuart Wallace!

Citi Field's longest home run in HitTracker era

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"A night like that, anything can happen. And it did" - Edwin Rodriguez

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