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McDougal Lecture in Mathematics

Data Science Applications in the Major Leagues

Data Science lies at the intersection of mathematics, statistics, and computer science. Specifically, it is the practice of using data to try to understand and solve real-world problems. In the last decade, both advances in computing and access to exponentially more data has led this field to boom throughout the private sector. Data science is currently being used to assist decision-makers in Major League Baseball at the league and club levels. In this talk, we will discuss three applications of data science for Business Operations at the Milwaukee Brewers Baseball Club. 

Thursday, January 20, 2022

4:30 – 5:30 pm

Mike Dairyko

Senior Manager of Data Science 

Milwaukee Brewers Baseball Club

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