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Students of the Game (SOTG) is dedicated to providing baseball players, coaches, parents, and fans a one-stop-shop for content regarding the new generation of baseball analytics and player development. SOTG offers insights and articles written by our co-founders about the ever-so-changing wave of player development, analytics, and interviews with credible members of the baseball industry. Our goal is to inspire learning and thought-provoking conversations amongst our following, which we hope will evolve and challenge your personal beliefs about baseball.

Featured Articles

Walker Buehler Interview

“I think what comes about from weighted balls is improved arm action. For a lot of guys that means shortened arm action and more efficient which I think leads to the velocity gains that some of these guys get from the program.”

The 2018 Home Run Report

“Originally, when I came up with the idea for this analysis, I was strictly focused on where hitters were losing home runs in 2018 compared to 2017, and all four years of Statcast data. After I began looking at the data, I realized this was going to encompass far more than just home runs, but more of a comprehensive look at the variance of batted ball performance, and its impact on individuals’ production.”