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Old 03-22-2019, 12:21 PM   #57
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Originally Posted by dannibalcorpse View Post
To echo what was said by CMH, it seems silly to me that any baseball fan could be upset about the possibility of having more data to look at and bring in for analysis! Would you have said the same things about radar guns being introduced and opening up the gates for pitcher's speed data?

More data doesn't always mean meaningful data that tells us new things. Radar guns put numbers on things. It will tell us how fast Jordan Hicks throws, not that he throws fast.
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