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|The Baseball Archive|
|"The search for objective knowledge about baseball." Read a primer of Bill James' findings, or David Grabiner's manifesto on Sabermetrics. Studies address minor league equivalencies ("Are minor league stats a good precictor of major league performance?"), clutch hitting ("Do some hitters perform better in clutch situations?"), and a FAQ on evaluating Negro Leaguers. Tools include Lineup Optimizer; Similarity Scores, an Excel worksheet to calculate the similarity of two hitters; and Brock 2, which projects a player's future performance. Sabermetrics comes from the acronym SABR, which stands for Society For American Baseball Research.|
|Levels:||Middle School (6-8), High School (9-12), College|
|Resource Types:||Articles, Topic Tools Miscellaneous|
|Math Topics:||Data Analysis, Statistics, Economics, Sports|
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