Sabermetrics

Oakland A's general manager Billy Beane. (Getty Images)

Baffoe: It’s Pointless To Be Deaf To Loud Analytics

Sports analytic supporters aren’t sapping fun from our games. They’re bringing more passion.

CBS Chicago–03/04/2014

Mike Trout. (Getty Images)

Lindholm: Welcome Back, Steve Stone — Now Let’s Talk Sabermetrics

Nowadays, there are three common reactions to the use of advanced statistics.

CBS Chicago–02/24/2014

Avisail Garcia.  (Photo by Jonathan Daniel/Getty Images)

Angi: Breaking Down Bill James’ White Sox Projections

These projections aren’t perfect, but they are illustrative and worth discussing

11/07/2013

Yu Darvish. (Photo by Layne Murdoch/Getty Images)

Baffoe: Writer Who Thinks Math Is Bad For Baseball Is Not Your Friend

This is not difficult to understand. Nobody is taking away your precious baseball and replacing it with nine calculators. Teams are improving their chances of winning. Math doesn’t hit, throw, or catch the ball and never will.-

670 The Score–06/05/2013

Ken "Hawk" Harrelson. (Photo by Jonathan Daniel/Getty Images)

Listen: Hawk Harrelson Calls Boers & Bernstein ‘Gutless Wonders’

White Sox TV broadcaster Ken “The Hawk” Harrelson was on another one of his famous rants Sunday.

CBS Chicago–04/22/2013

Adam Dunn

Kasper: Strikeouts Are ‘Not As Bad As People Think’

As sabermetrics continue to become more and more commonplace, we’re beginning to have a different view of the statistics that were once thought to be important when evaluating baseball players. One of these stats is strikeouts.

670 The Score–06/19/2011

Paul Konerko

PECOTA Projections Put White Sox In Third

Baseball Prospectus has shown a new way to look at players and teams and a new way to predict their performance for the upcoming season. For the Chicago White Sox it’s 82 wins and third place in the AL Central.

670 The Score–02/17/2011

Adam Dunn

Is Dunn The Best Hitter In Chicago?

Adam Dunn was one of the biggest free agents on the market over the offseason. The expectation is for him to come in and immediately improve the Chicago White Sox offense.

670 The Score–02/09/2011