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Astros Sabermetrics: K% and Lineup Building

Historical data shows that a high team strikeout rate leads to a lower number of runs scored. The Astros seem to recognize this as they slowly rebuild their organization with more contact-oriented...

Astros Sabermetrics: K% and Lineup Building

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Historical data shows that a high team strikeout rate leads to a lower number of runs scored. The Astros seem to recognize this as they slowly rebuild their organization with more contact-oriented...

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Astros Three Sabermetric Things

A grab bag of sabermetric notes related to the Astros.

Astros Three Sabermetric Things

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A grab bag of sabermetric notes related to the Astros.

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Astros Sabermetrics: Free Samples!

CRPerry13 explains the ups-and-downs of the Astros' early season by describing how performance can be wildly swung by outside influences over small time periods.

Astros Sabermetrics: Free Samples!

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CRPerry13 explains the ups-and-downs of the Astros' early season by describing how performance can be wildly swung by outside influences over small time periods.

A new market inefficiency: short people?

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Astros 2Bs Jose Altuve and Tony Kemp's successes at their relative leagues forces CRPerry13 to question the idea that shorter batters are at a disadvantage compared to their larger brethren.

Slumps and slump busters: The Astros' offense

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CRPerry13 explains how the Astros' offensive offense over the first three weeks of the season is but smoke and mirrors.

Does Kyle Westwood Have an Elite Skill?

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After watching Kyle Westwood generate ground ball after ground ball during his April 19 appearance, Anthony Boyer looks under the hood to see whether it's an elite skill for the 2013 13th-rounder...

Astros Ace: Dallas Keuchel

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Once forgotten, casually dismissed as a probable reliever, Astros lefty Dallas Keuchel is asserting himself and putting himself in the running for best pitcher on the staff.

Astros Hitters have been Unlucky

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Stat of the Day: Jason Castro will not hit at the Mendoza line for long.

What can we expect from George Springer?

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A look at what the projections systems are saying about the recently called up Astros top outfield prospect, George Springer.

Astros Sabermetrics: Retire K/BB Ratio!

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CRPerry13 takes a look at how the Astros fare using the difference between strikeout and walk ratios.

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The Astros Best Lineups

Using a simulator to determine which Astros lineup produces the most wins against a left-handed pitcher and a right-handed pitcher.

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Baseball, Taxes and Texas

Trying to find another reason for Free Agents to choose the Houston Astros over other teams.

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Outcomes for Quad Cities Pitchers

How the Astros' 2013 starting-biased pitchers of the lower full-season A-ball Quad Cities club performed versus their Midwest League peers, as judged by the Fielding and Ballpark Independent...

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Springer's K and BB Rates in the Bigs

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Talking about George Springer's Strikeout and Walk rates and how they might translate to the major leagues.

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Statistical Outcomes for Lancaster Pitchers

What follows is how the Astros' 2013 Advanced A starting-biased pitchers at Lancaster graded out versus their California League peers per the Fielding and Ballpark Independent Outcomes system.

Outcomes for The Corpus Christ Hooks

What follows is how the Astros' 2013 AA starters graded out versus their Texas League peers per the Fielding and Ballpark Independent Outcomes system

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The New Pitchers

Here, I will update the recent American-League-reliever-centric FanPost with an eye cast towards how the Astros' offseason 40-man-roster relief additions would compare versus AL relievers in...

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