Re: From BP: How valid is that data?
Originally Posted by Brutus the Pimp
I don't see there being much of a problem.
I would argue that about 90% of the balls hit would be agreed upon by 90% of people watching as either a fly or a line. There are certainly going to be some in-between hits, but I disagree with the notion there's a major flaw in the labeling of these batted balls.
We're just over a week into the season, and in the NL alone, there have been 3158 balls in play. 10% of that is 316.
10% may not seem like "alot", but we'll be talking thousands of Balls in play by the end of the seaon.
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