The Resource Ahead of the curve : inside the baseball revolution, Brian Kenny

Ahead of the curve : inside the baseball revolution, Brian Kenny

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Ahead of the curve : inside the baseball revolution
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Ahead of the curve
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inside the baseball revolution
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Brian Kenny
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eng
Summary
MLB Network host and commentator Brian Kenny uses stories from baseball's present and past to examine why we sometimes choose ignorance over information, and how tradition can trump logic, even when directly contradicted by evidence
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Title
Ahead of the curve
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Summary
The outspoken MLB Network commentator draws on stories from baseball's present and past to reveal the important role of analytical thinking in today's game, examining why baseball leaders have compromised teams by favoring traditional rather than logical strategies
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Dewey number
796.357
Index
index present
LC call number
GV867.3
LC item number
.K46 2016
Literary form
non fiction
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bibliography
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adult
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Brian Kenny
Ahead of the curve : inside the baseball revolution, Brian Kenny
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Includes bibliographical references (pages 325-333) and index
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volume
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Contents
The Herd -- Good looking beats good pitching -- The will to (not) win -- The epiphany -- The godfather -- The tyranny of the batting average -- Kill the win -- Kill the save too -- Bullpenning -- When bad contracts happen to good people -- Hall of Fame -- Triple Crown - a love story -- The mis-education of the voting sportswriter -- The '41 MVP - Blind squirrels find nut -- Department of Decision Sciences -- The year of getting smart -- Epilogue
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Dimensions
24 cm
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Edition
First Simon & Schuster hardcover edition.
Extent
viii, 353 pages
Isbn
9781501106330
Lccn
2015039474
Media category
unmediated
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rdamedia
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