This Week in Foul Balls: Baseball is Back and So Is the Foul Ball Fun (Week 1: April 1 – 9)

This Week in Foul Balls: Baseball is Back and So Is the Foul Ball Fun (Week 1: April 1 – 9)

Well, it’s back. Welcome to the 2017 season version of “TWIFB Notes” (This Week in Foul Balls). In this weekly...

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Calculating Foul Ball Odds: More Considerations (UPDATED)

Calculating Foul Ball Odds: More Considerations (UPDATED)

Continuing the discussion about calculating foul ball odds, my research indicates the data reported by ESPN Stats and Info a few years...

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2015 MLB Season Predictions: They Could Happen, but Probably Not…Part 1

As preparations for the 2014 season start, FoulBallz has looked long and hard into the office crystal ball and focused...

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Crying Foul: Metal Detectors and Instant Replay. Yay or Nay? Part 2

In an earlier piece, I discussed the absurdity of the “no-collision” ruling MLB has insisted on making “law” by the...

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Predictions Part 9 (41-45): Moneyball 2, WAGs and Team Relocations

41) During 2014 Spring Training, the Oakland A’s GM Billy Beane announces that he’s taking a leave of absence to...

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Crying Foul: Collisions and Pitcher Helmets. Yay or Nay? Part 1

  December 11, 2013. A day that will live in infamy. It was on this day that MLB Rule Committee...

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