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Postby olsingledigit » Sun Jun 25, 2017 10:00 am

Wonder what X is doing in this area? Interesting.

http://www.indystar.com/story/sports/co ... 424098001/
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Re: Analytics

Postby edgecliff hall » Sun Jun 25, 2017 11:18 am

In one corner we have metrics. Remember Moneyball? In the other corner we have human experience otherwise know as "Your Gut." Which is best? Answer: Both must work together. Metrics are tools. They can be overused and abused. Note the word "filter" in the story. Very important to filter the numbers, not to be overwhelmed by them.
To be balanced in the use of stats, and not be oversold on them is, and will be a continuing issue in our social, sports and business cultures.
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Re: Analytics

Postby Shadow » Sun Jun 25, 2017 12:47 pm

Why not go all the way and develop robots that can play the game.
What lies behind you and what lies in front of you, pales in comparison to what lies inside of you
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Re: Analytics

Postby olsingledigit » Sun Jun 25, 2017 1:12 pm

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Re: Analytics

Postby rickf » Wed Jun 28, 2017 4:24 pm

Xavier Nation. magazine has a good article on behind the scenes things he team does that are impressive. page 46


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