Learn how probability, math, and statistics can be used to help baseball, football and basketball teams improve, player and lineup selection as well as in game strategy.

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Learn how probability, math, and statistics can be used to help baseball, football and basketball teams improve, player and lineup selection as well as in game strategy.

Statistics, Analytics, Microsoft Excel, Probability

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TD

Oct 19, 2020

Very interesting course. Great way to get to know how analytics departments behind the scenes of professional sports work.

PW

May 31, 2020

Great class. Longer to complete than the estimates though.

From the lesson

Module 1

You will learn how to predict a team’s won loss record from the number of runs, points, or goals scored by a team and its opponents. Then we will introduce you to multiple regression and show how multiple regression is used to evaluate baseball hitters. Excel data tables, VLOOKUP, MATCH, and INDEX functions will be discussed.

#### Professor Wayne Winston

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