Comments on: 10 for 10: #4 Win Expectancy and Run Expectancy http://www.baseball-reference.com/blog/archives/4718 This and that about baseball stats. Tue, 16 Jul 2013 17:01:55 +0000 hourly 1 https://wordpress.org/?v=4.6 By: Baseball-Reference Blog » Blog Archive » More on walking the leadoff hitter http://www.baseball-reference.com/blog/archives/4718/comment-page-1#comment-15470 Wed, 07 Apr 2010 16:48:53 +0000 http://www.baseball-reference.com/blog/?p=4718#comment-15470 [...] thought I'd go ahead and research this a bit more, using Win Expectancy [...]

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By: Baseball-Reference Blog » Blog Archive » Card of the Week: 1967 Topps #122 George Brunet http://www.baseball-reference.com/blog/archives/4718/comment-page-1#comment-12862 Sat, 03 Apr 2010 12:52:34 +0000 http://www.baseball-reference.com/blog/?p=4718#comment-12862 [...] Now that WPA is widely available on Baseball-Reference.com, it's time to start using it. I feel it is perhaps the most useful stat around today. If you're not familiar with the stat, check out Sean's post announcing this addition. [...]

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By: Bill http://www.baseball-reference.com/blog/archives/4718/comment-page-1#comment-12682 Wed, 31 Mar 2010 15:37:25 +0000 http://www.baseball-reference.com/blog/?p=4718#comment-12682 Thanks for clearing that up Sean!

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By: Sean Forman http://www.baseball-reference.com/blog/archives/4718/comment-page-1#comment-12639 Mon, 29 Mar 2010 19:05:49 +0000 http://www.baseball-reference.com/blog/?p=4718#comment-12639 Bill,

Please read the about page.

http://bbref.com/about/wpa.shtml

I am not 100% certain, but I'm fairly certain it relates to differing run environments used.

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By: Bill http://www.baseball-reference.com/blog/archives/4718/comment-page-1#comment-12637 Mon, 29 Mar 2010 18:50:04 +0000 http://www.baseball-reference.com/blog/?p=4718#comment-12637 What are the differences between the WPA here compared to the numbers over at fangraphs.com?

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By: Johnny Twisto http://www.baseball-reference.com/blog/archives/4718/comment-page-1#comment-12633 Mon, 29 Mar 2010 17:31:56 +0000 http://www.baseball-reference.com/blog/?p=4718#comment-12633 Dave, I don't think there's an easy answer to that. They sort of measure different things, or they measure similar things in different ways. I don't think any is "most important" but you might look at different numbers depending on the question you're trying to answer, or look at all of them to get different perspectives on the player's performance/value.

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By: Dave http://www.baseball-reference.com/blog/archives/4718/comment-page-1#comment-12552 Sat, 27 Mar 2010 16:51:57 +0000 http://www.baseball-reference.com/blog/?p=4718#comment-12552 So which of these new stats is the most important in determining the player's worth to the club during a game and/or during a season?

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By: Mike Sandler http://www.baseball-reference.com/blog/archives/4718/comment-page-1#comment-12549 Sat, 27 Mar 2010 12:25:39 +0000 http://www.baseball-reference.com/blog/?p=4718#comment-12549 Sean, Thanks for putting batting runs in as a sortable stat., it's much appreciated. I'm thinking there's more information on Baseball Reference than the rest of the internet combined!! Fantastic site for us Baseball nuts.

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By: Sean http://www.baseball-reference.com/blog/archives/4718/comment-page-1#comment-12543 Sat, 27 Mar 2010 00:22:30 +0000 http://www.baseball-reference.com/blog/?p=4718#comment-12543 It's new as well

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By: Chris J. http://www.baseball-reference.com/blog/archives/4718/comment-page-1#comment-12538 Fri, 26 Mar 2010 23:48:16 +0000 http://www.baseball-reference.com/blog/?p=4718#comment-12538 Is the batting runs/wins thing new to PI as well, or did I just not notice it before?

COOL.

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