How data science is changing baseball (and fantasy baseball) forever

I’ve only won my fantasy baseball league once out of the 10 years I’ve played. I’ve come in second or third lots of times, though, so I’m not far off. I just need a little something more to kick my game up a notch. As an IBMer, I see data science in action regularly, so I started to wonder if it could provide the boost I need. My search for a few data-crunching tools turned into an exploration of the ways data science has changed not only fantasy baseball, but the game of baseball itself. Along the way I even spoke with a few MLB insiders and data experts.

Read about my journey.


Read more posts about data science on the CAI blog

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