FirstInning.com is designed to publish statistics and provide analytical tools to better understand the development of all professional baseball players.
The site was unveiled in December 2005 and was the first web site to publish comprehensive split statistcs, game logs, and batted ball data for minor league baseball players. The site has also experimented with graphical representations of baseball data, player projections, and detailed park factors.FirstInning.com also provides tools and resources to help fans track their favorite teams and players. Over 5,000 individuals have registered to use the site's personalized services.
The site has always been completely free of charge for all users, though advertisements do appear on some pages.
- Daily reports and the Weekly Roundup summarize notable performances. RSS feeds are available.
- Glossary acquaints visitors with terms and abbreviations they might encounter on this site
- League leaders for most minor leagues highlight useful statistics that are not available anywhere else.
- Live updates highlight notable performances and link to box scores every evening.
- Notes on players consist of high-quality links from a range of sources.
- Park factors consider batter and pitcher handedness for every active professional park. These are updated weekly.
- Player pages containing statistics, charts, and links to news stories for all active professional baseball players
- Prospect directories provide a quick overview of each organization's depth.
- Organization reports are updated every morning. RSS feeds are available.
- User reports are editable lists of players along with their most recent performance
If you have any questions or comments, you are welcome to contact us.