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Author:Wayne Winston
Description: From the author of the book by the same title, which reveals "how professional baseball, football and basketball teams use math to improve their performance" à la Moneyball, and also discusses line-up evaluations, the effectiveness of running and passing plays, team rankings, and sports gambling. Winston's blog posts, which date back to June of 2009, have included "The Significance of Small Samples," "Belichick: The Long and Short of It," "Baseball Power Ratings," "Sweet 16 Odds," "Hollinger's PER Ratings Demystified," "ESPN Analytics Issue," "NBA Ratings: Fatigue Adjusted," and "Is Lamar Odom Better than Kobe Bryant?"

Levels: Middle School (6-8), High School (9-12), College
Languages: English
Resource Types: Web-Based Discussions
Math Topics: Data Analysis, Probability, Statistics, Sports

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