Category Archives: Umpires and Strike Zone

More on pitch types and the strike zone

Revisiting a recent article that used PITCHf/x parameters to see if different pitch types are associated with different strike zones.

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Does the strike zone vary by pitch type?

We’ve seen the strike zone fluctuate by season, by count, and by batter handedness. Does the type of pitch thrown also affect the size of the zone?

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