This Week in SABR: October 19, 2018

This Week in SABR: October 19, 2018 Welcome to “This Week in SABR!” Click here to view this week’s newsletter on the web. Here’s what we’ve been up to as of October 19, 2018: 2019 SABR Analytics Conference early registration is now open Join us for the eighth annual SABR Analytics Conference on Friday, March 8…

Rocky Mountain Chapter: “The Building of Coors Field” panel discussion (Denver, CO)

Rocky Mountain Chapter: “The Building of Coors Field” panel discussion (Denver, CO) Date:  2018-10-30 The Rocky Mountain SABR chapter presents: “The Building of Coors Field” panel discussionTuesday, October 30, 9:30-10:30 AMCoors Field, Denver, CO **Limited to the first 50 people to sign up** Everything you wanted to know about Coors Field but were afraid to…

Emil Rothe Chicago Chapter meeting (Chicago, IL)

Emil Rothe Chicago Chapter meeting (Chicago, IL) Date:  2018-11-03 The next meeting of the Chicago (Emil Rothe) SABR Chapter will be held on Saturday, November 3, 2018, from 12:30-4:30 p.m. at the Lisle Library (http://www.lislelibrary.org) at 777 Front Street in Lisle, Illinois. All baseball fans are welcome to attend. Speakers at the meeting will include:…

Jaffe: The gambit versus the ace

Jaffe: The gambit versus the ace From SABR member Jay Jaffe at FanGraphs on October 18, 2018: Early in this NLCS, when the defining feature of it seemed to be the randomness of Brandon Woodruff’s Game One homer off Clayton Kershaw and Wade Miley’s Game Two double off Hyun-Jin Ryu, it was easy to scoff…