Posts Tagged ‘Ichiro’

For our first foray into the world of Pseudometrics we are going to try to tanglibilize intangibles. As color announcers all across the land will tell you, there are just some things that can’t be measured. Whether they are running out every hopeless ground ball, diving whenever possible in the field, bunting early and often, or sliding head first into first base, you can’t help but admire the heart, the scrappiness, the grit of these diminutive giants of the game.

But who is the grittiest of them all? To find out, we’ll have to measure the immeasurable. To do this we have GRIT and GRAB. GRIT measures raw grittiness and GRAB is like a gritty batting average.



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