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Veteran Bias in MLB Umpiring: Hitters

In the previous post we showed that umpires gave more calls to veteran pitchers, although part of this was due to veteran pitchers having better ac...
Sprint Speed, Exit Velocity, and Steamer Projections

Sprint Speed, Exit Velocity, and Steamer Projections

The Steamer projections are the best baseball projections available where it is possible to get years of back historical data. It is possible there...
Veteran Bias in MLB Umpiring: Pitchers

Veteran Bias in MLB Umpiring: Pitchers

With a little kid at home I don't have much time to enjoy televised baseball nowadays, but I used to watch a decent amount of NPB baseball. One of ...

Swinging at the First Pitch: Teams are Finally Catching On

Not all of the increase in offense over the past few years has been due to juiced balls, seam heights, or some other type of conspiracy like undete...
Throwing the Cutter and Beating the Market

Throwing the Cutter and Beating the Market

For those of you hoping to build that game-changing model and get that free money betting the big leagues this year, rest assured there are few ine...

Pitch Sequencing: Breaking Balls ahead in the Count

For most pitchers the breaking ball below the zone but high enough for the hitter to be tempted to swing is by far the best pitch in a 0-2 or 1-2 c...

Football Handicapping

The Best Historical Weather Data Site for Sports Betting

The Best Historical Weather Data Site for Sports Betting

As we all know these days, data is power, to the point that it can easily be used to destroy a country or continent. That is beyond the scope of ou...

Does Weather Impact Hot Dog Eating Performance?

No serious hot dog totals handicapper would ignore the impact of weather before placing their bet. The common idea is that hot weather is tough on ...
NFL Betting Angles #5: Injuries

NFL Betting Angles #5: Injuries

Every year there are a few teams that manage an impressive injury list by late-season. This year, two examples would be the Redskins and Broncos, w...
Black Coaches YoY Delta ATS Record

NFL Betting Angles Fact or Fiction #6: Black Coaches

The "fade black coaches" angle is well-known across the internet. If you don't believe me, take a look here: https://www.sportsbookreview.com/forum...

NFL Betting Angles Fact or Fiction #7: Motivation

Many bettors like to take motivation into account when making their NFL and college football plays. The most common angle involves betting on a tea...
NFL Betting Angles Fact or Fiction #9: Turnover Margin

NFL Betting Angles Fact or Fiction #9: Turnover Margin

In a big win for followers of the picks here, last week the Redskins managed to hold the Buccaneers to only three points, despite giving up 501 tot...