Clutch Hitting Links
Presented by Cyril Morong
I put this site together to aid anyone wishing to learn more about clutch hitting in baseball or anyone who wants to research the topic. If you have any questions or suggestions for sites to add, please email me. There are three categories of sites listed below: Research sites, sites that are articles about clutch hitting and sites that contain discussions or message boards on clutch hitting.
Clutch Hitting and the Cramer Test by Phil Birnbaum (challenges Bill James' notion that studies in the past did not disprove that clutch hitting exists in the "Underestimating the Fog” article in the 2005 Baseball Research Journal)
The Power of Statistical Tests by Keith Karcher(this article is a response to the two articles immediately above)
Discovering True Clutch Hitters by Keith Woolner(this article was actually part of an April fool's joke)
The science of clutch or choke by By Matt Meltzer Daily Pennsylvanian (discusses the research by University of Pennsylvania student Elan Fuld. It is the best summary of his research I have come across so far (as of June 5, 2005).
Clutch Peddler By Megan Kolodgy of the Cleveland Plain Dealer(discusses the research by University of Pennsylvania student Elan Fuld. It is the best summary of his research I have come across so far (as of June 17, 2005).