15.071 | Spring 2017 | Graduate

The Analytics Edge

2 Linear Regression

2.3 Moneyball: The Power of Sports Analytics

Introduction to Baseball Video

If you are unfamiliar with the game of baseball, please watch this short video clip for a quick introduction to the game. You don’t need to be a baseball expert to understand this lecture, but basic knowledge of the game will be helpful to you.

TruScribe. “Baseball Rules of Engagement.” March 27, 2012. YouTube. This video is from TrueScribeVideos and is not covered by our Creative Commons license.

Course Info

As Taught In
Spring 2017
Learning Resource Types
Lecture Videos
Lecture Notes
Problem Sets with Solutions