Is Plate Discipline Properly Valued in the MLB Free Agent Market?

MacLean, Benjamin J.


  • Plate discipline may well be an undervalued component of player evaluation in Major League Baseball. I use recently released Statcast data to construct metrics to measure plate discipline. Those metrics are then used alongside other statistics that measure components of offense, defense, and pitching to see if plate discipline impacts team success. To analyze how plate discipline is valued on the ... read more
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