The Impact Stat - Evaluating Production in Baseball

Aneez Kanji evalutates the IMPACT that a Major League Baseball batter has while at the plate.

Read the original 'Methodology' post to see how the IMPACT STAT is calculated

Thursday, November 19, 2009

Impact Stat with Salary = PRODUCTION COST!

Hello baseball fans and fellow stat heads!

2 visualisations today:

Click on the image below to see the real 2009 PRODUCTION VALUE of you favourite MLB players. I've calculated this using The Impact Stat as described on this blog vs Player's Salary.

Who is of better value? Derek Jeter or Adrian Gonzalez? Pujols or Mauer?

Go ahead, click the image below and take a look for yourself!

Any of you in a pool, looking to sign a free agent or make a trade this off-season? If you want to know where the real value players are click on the Value Quadrant below. Players in the top left are the ones you're looking for!

Comments are welcome!

Thanks - Aneez