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Major League Baseball has been a catalyst for making decisions in sports and competition from a purely mathematical viewpoint. We have seen teams utilize unique on-field player alignments and roster-building strategies based on statistical observations and applications of math. This project examines the advantages Sabermetrics and analytics present within the sport. Untapped statistical categories that could further the success of teams in the future is also briefly discussed.
Grand Forks, ND
Analytics, Sabermetrics, Baseball, Major League Baseball, Statistics, Big Data
Mathematics | Statistics and Probability
Roche, John, "Analytics and Baseball's New Generation" (2017). Essential Studies UNDergraduate Showcase. 5.