Results of Knuckleball Throwers In Domes

With R.A. Dickey throwing in a dome for 1/2 of his games in a dome. Here are the results of pitchers in domes instead of in open air for comparison. It looks likeĀ knuckleball pitchers throw a bit better in domes.

Steve Sparks BABIP K% BB% HR/9 ERA
Open 0.295 27.9% 22.0% 1.10 5.00
Dome 0.275 36.9% 24.2% 0.66 3.89
Joe Neikro
Open 0.275 31.7% 22.1% 0.85 3.94
Dome 0.268 42.9% 27.9% 0.40 2.95
Phil Nekro
Open 0.273 44.5% 23.3% 0.80 3.35
Dome 0.281 49.2% 19.0% 0.85 3.31
Charlie Hough
Open 0.254 46.0% 31.2% 0.92 3.76
Dome 0.248 42.9% 33.8% 0.80 3.56
Tim Wakfield
Open 0.277 40.9% 22.0% 1.18 4.43
Dome 0.260 48.9% 28.8% 1.06 4.29
Tom Candiotti
Open 0.283 43.4% 21.4% 0.82 3.69
Dome 0.293 47.4% 22.3% 0.90 4.31
R.A. Dickey
Open 0.293 43.5% 17.2% 1.04 3.91
Dome 0.307 44.3% 23.7% 1.13 4.41

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