Here is a starting point:
Originally Posted by brett
The park factor is based on the data in the lahman database.
When put into three categories it looks like this:
BPF - 3cat.PNG
Both are significant, but an R-squared of around .02. Does not seem too meaningful.
It does hint at the idea that teams in better hitting parks have more success.
BPF - mean.PNG
Last edited by sturg1dj; 01-17-2017 at 05:38 PM.
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