Welcome to the Vumero Sports 5-Point Play, where we select 5 interesting articles per week from the world of Sports Analytics and Technology!
Vince Gennaro, President of the Society of American Baseball Research and Associate Dean and clinical Associate Professor of NYU’s Tisch Institute for Global Sport, discusses the impact of analytics on the future of baseball. Read Full Article
Lewis Hamilton joined an exclusive club at Sunday’s Mexican Grand Prix when he became only the third man in history to have won five or more Formula One titles. However, It was fueled by much more than just gasoline. Read Full Article
Fantasy sports gaming app Kroo Sports has signed a deal with STATS to power the Kroo Sports mobile app using STATS data and analysis. Read Full Article
In the frantic schedule that is the NBA, gamblers have created a new term; “Schedule Losses”. Due to the extreme nature of the NBA’s hectic fixture, there is higher odds on teams losing simply due to travel than performance. Read Full Article
After locking up the World Series earlier this week, FiveThirtyEight looks into how this years Red Sox are the best World Series Champions in 20 years. Read Full Article
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