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Looking with Envy at Baseball Stats?

August 19, 2009 by

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People who study statistics in basketball often look with envy at the numbers in baseball.  A hitter in baseball stands at the plate by himself.  Consequently, the numbers he generates is primarily about the actions he takes.  In contrast, basketball players run with four other players. The interaction between those players appears to diminish the […]