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The science and technology of baseball

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"Analytics is the process of finding patterns in data to aid in making better decisions. Baseball is well suited to analytics because it produces lots of data for each game--as in mountains of data, about hits, runs, pitches, catches, swings, misses, and every other action that takes place inside the ballpark. Front offices in baseball swear by the new data-driven approach, making it key to their hiring practices. Often the science of analytics dovetails perfectly with great athletic skill. The new tools provide a clearer picture of what skills and strategies are most effective in winning baseball games"--

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Mount Morris Library 796.357 All (Text)
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010 . ‡a 2018060656
020 . ‡a9781682826478 (hardback)
040 . ‡aLBSOR/DLC ‡beng ‡erda ‡cLBSOR
042 . ‡apcc
043 . ‡an-us---
05000. ‡aGV867.5 ‡b. A45 2020
08200. ‡a796.357 ‡223
1001 . ‡aAllen, John, ‡d1957- ‡eauthor.
24514. ‡aThe science and technology of baseball / ‡cby John Allen.
264 1. ‡aSan Diego, CA : ‡bReferencePoint Press, Inc., ‡c2020.
300 . ‡apages cm.
336 . ‡atext ‡2rdacontent
337 . ‡aunmediated ‡2rdamedia
338 . ‡avolume ‡2rdacarrier
4900 . ‡aThe science and technology of sports
521 . ‡aGrades: 9 to 12.
520 . ‡a"Analytics is the process of finding patterns in data to aid in making better decisions. Baseball is well suited to analytics because it produces lots of data for each game--as in mountains of data, about hits, runs, pitches, catches, swings, misses, and every other action that takes place inside the ballpark. Front offices in baseball swear by the new data-driven approach, making it key to their hiring practices. Often the science of analytics dovetails perfectly with great athletic skill. The new tools provide a clearer picture of what skills and strategies are most effective in winning baseball games"-- ‡cProvided by publisher.
504 . ‡aIncludes bibliographical references and index.
5050 . ‡aStatcast and the data revolution -- Making pitchers more effective -- A scientific approach to batting -- Applying science to fielding and base running -- Using science to avoid injuries.
650 0. ‡aBaseball ‡vJuvenile literature.
650 0. ‡aSports sciences ‡vJuvenile literature.
650 0. ‡aBaseball ‡xStatistical methods ‡vJuvenile literature.
905 . ‡ukriedener
901 . ‡a20817277 ‡bSystem Local ‡c614520 ‡tbiblio ‡soclc

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