The Baseball Graphs Blog
Tuesday, June 22, 2004
Win Shares Bench Strength
I hadn’t thought of this approach, but Brian of Redbird Nation used Win Shares Percentage to analyze the bench strengths of the National League Central teams.
He basically added the WSP of each of the top five guys off the bench. By using WSP, he was able to bypass the impact of playing time, and judge each player’s overall contribution (including hitting and fielding) to the team.
Wednesday, June 16, 2004
Orioles’ Win Shares
Here is a nice little review of the Orioles’ Win Shares so far this year. The author uses my new Win Shares “rate stat” (WSP) appropriately and even describes the new stats well! That’s good to see.