11 July 2006
  American League All-WPA Team
Here they are, the top performing players by WPA at each position (including a rare appearance by pitchers) thus far.

C: Joe Mauer (Twins) - 2.043 wins added
1B: Jason Giambi (Yankees) - 2.409
2B: Mark Loretta (Red Sox) - 1.243
3B: Melvin Mora (Orioles) - 2.209
SS: Derek Jeter (Yankees) - 3.177
LF: Manny Ramirez (Red Sox) - 2.506
CF: Curtis Granderson (Tigers) - 2.21
RF: Jermaine Dye (White Sox) - 3.258
DH: David Ortiz (Red Sox) - 3.4

SP: Jeremy Bonderman (Tigers) - 2.83
RP: Jonathan Papelbon (Red Sox) - 3.68
Comments: Post a Comment

Links to this post:

Create a Link

<< Home
Clutch hitting may or may not exist. Clutchiness most certainly does. By comparing a player's value in terms of win probability to his projected value based on OBP and SLG, we see how much he has over- or under-performed expectations due to performance in higher leverage situations. If clutch exists, it might just look like this.

2006 Clutchiness
The Leaderboard
The Stat
The Site
The Inspiration
Fangraphs WPA

The Book
The Hardball Times
Baseball Musings
Baseball Prospectus
Football Outsiders

Author: Dan Smith
Email: clutchinessatmacdotcom
More Me:

June 2006 / July 2006 / August 2006 / September 2006 / October 2006 / April 2007 /

Powered by Blogger