Sabermetrics Primers and Resources
The Miami Marlins are batting Gorkys Hernandez leadoff against left-handers, which shows that manager Ozzie Guillen thinks only of speed and not quality at the leadoff spot. Which Marlins player would be best suited batting leadoff?
The Miami Marlins are still considering trading Josh Johnson. How much trade value does he have? Before we can learn that, we need to learn about how to calculate trade value.
Justin Ruggiano has been stellar for the Miami Marlins in 2012, but how much of it has been fluky? What could his true talent level be? Fish Stripes discusses at what samples statistics "stabilize" and applies it to Ruggiano's season.
The Miami Marlins have two starters expected to go the opposite directions in terms of ERA. To understand why, Fish Stripes delves into a primer on defense-independent pitching theory.
Fish Stripes uses a well-learned lesson from Moneyball and puts it into perspective with Jose Reyes.