Development of Statistics in Baseball (Internet / Big Data (Efficiency…
Development of Statistics in Baseball
Internet / Big Data
Interpretation of the data found
LSRL (least-square regression line)
1971, Society of American Baseball Research
calculations / conclusions
Not enough "memory"
Computers available--only for calculaton
Not much computers
Newly found techniques--applied
semiconductor memory chip
No Interet also
Linked 23 computers, for private researches
Development of Computer
More personal Research
More to Audience
More "to the field"
Make own prediction at home
Benefit of watching baseball at home
Advanced Statistics / Measurement
More future applications
1st person to keep trach of the records
former cricket player
cricket reporter for the NYT (1856)
Strikeouts with "K"
Basis of the future additions
Professional Baseball League
Tactics not seen now
Now--> considered "different"
Not enough seats, requiring larger stadiums
After the 1st/2nd World War
1876, National League
After "Negro Leagues"
First Professional League, teams around the nation
New Statistics developed in 2013
Park Factor, the angle of hitting, etc.
Based on capturing images
Coach / team
Continued capturing of strike zone
Advanced video taking