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One analysis critiques the limitations of Expected Goals (xG) models in evaluating soccer finishing ability, while another evaluates outlier hitting performances in MLB history using weighted on-base percentage (wOBA). Additionally, discussions arise regarding the effectiveness of inverted fullbacks in modern football tactics, insights into Champions League penalty records are shared, and the impact of the pitch clock on pitchers in 2023 is examined, revealing a slight negative correlation between tempo changes and pitchers' wOBA.


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