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Practicing sabermetrics : putting the science of baseball statistics to work

Author: Gabriel B Costa; Michael R Huber; John T Saccoman
Publisher: Jefferson, N.C. : McFarland & Company, Inc., Publishers, ©2009.
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Sabermetrics uses algebra to expand on statistics and measure a player's value to his team and how he ranks among players of different eras. The mathematical models in this book, a follow-up to Understanding Sabermetrics (2008), define the measures, supply examples, and provide practice problems for readers --Provided by publisher.
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Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Gabriel B Costa; Michael R Huber; John T Saccoman
ISBN: 9780786441778 0786441771
OCLC Number: 368031972
Description: viii, 232 : illustrations pages ; 23 cm
Responsibility: Gabriel B. Costa, Michael R. Huber, and John T. Saccoman.

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Baseball fans are often passionate about statistics, but true numbers fanatics want to go beyond the 'baseball card' stats and make comparisons through other objective means. This book uses algebra  Read more...

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