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Baseball in the Age of Big Data
My presentation from the 2013 SABR convention on how “big data” has transformed the baseball world, and why bigger changes are coming.
Digital Camera Pioneers
Catching up with the engineers who invented digital cameras.
My twenty-five year journey with Pete Rose.
How data and documents helped find bin Laden
Navy SEALs killed bin Laden, but it was data mining and analysis that found him.
How a book that Roger Angell gave to Dick Young ended up on my bookshelf.
Visualizing the voting trajectories for 1000+ Hall of Fame candidates
Updated with stats through 2013
More than 90% of “big money” college sports programs lose money
Recent discovery demonstrates value of archives
For Memorial Day, I wrote a series of stories about local servicemen who gave their lives in World War II.