Analysis

MLB has its own spin on the "positionless" trends found in other sports.

Jayson Werth says Scott Boras didn't call teams on his behalf. Boras says he …

The Mariners are asking for $180 million from King County …

Let's figure out whether the Rules allow pitch-framing, once and for all …

It's the pitching, stupid …

Jake Arrieta unloaded on the Phillies' defensive shifting after a "horseshit" sweep in San Francisco. He's spot on, according to some metrics assessing the team's use of shifts.

Since he was hired as the Astros general manager in December 2011, Jeff Luhnow has never been shy in...

The debate over Luke Heimlich's past misses the discussion we need to have about …

The Rays' newest strategy could change a lot about how MLB stats are displayed by stat trackers

How has the baseball evolved over two centuries? Moderately, but notably enough to change outcomes.

The Shift is dying under an avalanche of walks.

How do diuretics like furosemide, often used to mask PEDs, actually work …

BAM admits that its "expected" statistics were never designed to predict anything. Does it matter?

New testing suggests the baseball is at least partially responsible for MLB’s huge homer spike

Diving into the treasure trove of data finds as many questions as answers.