Over the past few years, every major league team has moved into analytics—trying to use sophisticated data and analysis to improve the organization’s performance. But that’s just a start. The question is how effectively this tool is used. In part one yesterday, we outlined the four foundations of a data-driven organization, and looked at two of […]
In the first of a two-part series, examining the different facets of data and how they apply to a baseball front office.
Baseball doesn’t need any more poorly produced MTV2 shows, it just needs to pay attention to what its fans really want.
Overly long games are a real problem, but there’s ample reason to believe it can be turned around.
The corporate branding and annexation of the man cave
If rules shape baseball, the unwritten rules are the attempt by the players to shape the game as their own.
A spinning baseball does amazing things, as every good pitcher and frustrated hitter knows.
An alternate perspective placing various events in a new relation to others.
A few minutes with Goofy and you will be ready to take the field.
Continuing the quest to determine how many wins consistent play is or is not worth to major league teams.
Not everybody needs to watch the game the same way.
You have to wonder how a guy can stand upright in a batter’s box while another guy standing just 60 feet and six inches away fires a series of missiles so close to him.
The first woman to play in the majors doesn’t need to be a superstar.
Welcome back. We’ve changed a couple of things.
The seventh-inning stretch ain’t what it used to be.
When will we see the first females in these roles?
Happy holidays, everyone!
Some teams are reliable performers, others are far from it
Which team’s symbol is the most ferocious?
Picking the postseason and award winners is not easy