Give him the hook: New data shows baseball managers when to replace the starting pitcher
February 28, 2014As MIT’s major sports analytics conference begins, novel research provides data-based guidance for big-league skippers.
Data-Driven: MIT infuses the rise of sports analytics
February 26, 2014Follow the 2014 MIT Sloan Sports Analytics Conference, Feb. 28-March 1 in Boston, via social media and webcast. Tickets are sold out.
New MITx course shares how data has changed healthcare, dating, and baseball
February 19, 201415.071 The Analytics Edge examines real-world examples and teaches analytic approaches.
Sports analytics: a real game-changer
March 4, 20132013 MIT Sloan Sports Analytics Conference underscores how statistics keep changing the way sports are played — and changing minds in the industry.
Nate Silver presents forecasting work as antidote to ‘terrible’ political pundits
March 1, 2013In MIT talk, celebrated election forecaster offers critique of media, advice to students and hints about his future projects.
How numbers can reveal hidden truths about sports
March 1, 2013MIT Sloan Sports Analytics Conference brings professionals and statistics-savvy fans together to study the games people play.