Breaking down the age of the pitcher
A statistical breakdown of our current low-scoring era of baseball
This report looks at league hitter and pitcher trends since 2005. Please note that older data covers scouted plate appearances; Inside Edge charted 91 percent of league PA in 2005 and 93 percent in 2006. Inside Edge charted 100 percent of PA beginning with 2007. Data for 2012 covers games through June 11. All data are for hitters batting (excludes pitchers batting).
Batting averages have remained fairly consistent on counts before two strikes, although with a general trend of less ...
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