Bill James: “It is old people that win the awards, but young people that make the world better. This sounds like something George Bush Sr. would read off a teleprompter. I mean, really. The more I hear him talk, the more it sounds like he thinks everything he says is going to — at least at some point in the future — be inscribed on a wall of polished marble, like the Vietnam Memorial. But, you need to know, James is a guy about who Tweeters exclaim breathlessly, “OMG, I just shook Bill James’ hand! See Selected Tweets below:‘
No comment. The Tampa Bay Rays just took home the award for best analytics use by a team.
Research paper: Goldberry was robbed. His shooting data is sick. But the USC team’s rebounding algorithm was pretty hot.
Bill James given lifetime achievement award in analytics at #SSAC