How the Boston Red Sox Knock It Out of the Park with Analytics and AI
( go to the article → https://blog.datarobot.com/how-the-boston-red-sox-knock-it-out-of-the-park-with-analytics-and-ai )
Baseball very much remains America’s national pastime, but Major League Baseball (MLB) has faced its share of challenges recently. Even a franchise as universally successful and iconic as the Boston Red Sox -- four World Series championships since 2004 paired with massive popularity off the field -- is not immune to these challenges. To address some of these off-field obstacles, the Red Sox have turned to the same thing that helped them win those championships on the field: advanced analytics and predictive modeling.
March 25, 2020, 2:12 p.m.