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MLB Social Media Data Breakdown By MVPindex And 120 Sports

120 SPORTS AND MVPINDEX PRESENT MAJOR LEAGUE BASEBALL SOCIAL DATA

Chicago Cubs & Kris Bryant dominate Top Social Posts and Team Rankings Mariners’ Robinson Cano Most Valuable MLB Athlete on Social.

Major League Baseball has entered the big data age and according to MVPIndex and 120 Sports, social activity is a criteria that can be measured for the good of the game, players, teams, sponsors, and especially the fans. The sport business partnership used technology to measure metrics produced by MLB teams and each player throughout the 2016 season and offseason...

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Topps To Offer Tribute Sets For Legendary Card Designer Sy Berger

Topps To Offer Tribute Sets For Legendary Card Designer Sy Berger

Topps Releases Signature Baseball Card Set For Late Designer Sy Berger

Topps Company honored recently passed Sy Berger, visionary designer of the modern day baseball trading card with two special sets available before the start of Major League Baseball 2015 spring training. Berger is known as the father of the every evolving trading cards Industry. His over 5o year tenure at Topps is an enormous achievement but what you may not know is Berger and a co-designer changed the look and feel of baseball cards, most significantly by changing the size, then adding color, stats and even player signatures making him as instant Sports Techie community Hall of Fame membe...

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Best, Brightest And Worst Major League Baseball Executives Of All Time

Play Ball All-Time Best General Managers - Sports Management Degree Infographic

Play Ball All-Time Best General Managers – Sports Management Degree Infographic

The Evolution of the Major League Baseball General Manager has swung from former players to more education driven and sports tech advocating GMs. Sophia Barber from Sports-management-degrees.com shared the Infographic below with the Sports Techie community blog titled, “Play Ball! The Best, Brightest and Worst Baseball Executives of All Time.”

 “Play Ball! The Best, Brightest and Worst Baseball Executives of All Time”

Baseball GMs
Source: Sports-Management-Degrees.com

Infographic Analysis

I find it odd that only four GMs are in the MLB Hall of Fame since they impact the game in so many layers...

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2013 World Series Social Media Metrics Breakdown

2013 World Series Social Media Metrics Breakdown

2013 World Series Social Media Metrics Breakdown

The World Series social media numbers over the first three games provided insight into fans mindset and feelings. This Sports Techie community blog summary discusses the social media analytics produced on the official Twitter, Google+, Foursquare and Facebook accounts during the 2013 World Series of the Boston Red Sox and St. Louis Cardinals fandome. The fantastic data is provided by the Dachis Group, a social media tracking company. Unprecedented MLB endings to games three were reflected in the engagement activity by the always knowledgeable and loyal Red Sox fans and Cards fans.

2013 World Series Social Media Metrics Breakdown - Sports Techie blog

2013 World Series Social Media Metrics Breakdown – Sports Techie blog

Game 1-3 Social Media Summaries

The summaries of games 1 and 2/3 (combined) are reflective of...

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Bloomberg Sports MLB Analytics Inaugural Rankings Of “BSports Best” Players Of The Year Awards

Bloomberg Sports MLB Analytics Produce Inaugural Ranked “BSports Best” Players Of The Year Awards

Bloomberg Sports MLB Analytics Produce Inaugural Ranked “BSports Best” Players Of The Year Awards

The 2013 Major League Baseball playoffs begin today on TBS and with it comes the announcement of the first-ever winners of the Bloomberg Sports Analytic rankings. BSports has graciously shared this breaking news with the Sports Techie community blog. The Moneyball era of proven MLB player success has officially arrived this season and for all seasons to come.

BSports MLB Analytic

Using proprietary and customizable sports technology for Big Data analytics created by BSports, 12 category winners were announced today based on season long statistical factors, this is the first ever MLB Analytic rankings.

The awards and rankings are aimed at providing the most advanced, in-depth assessment of ...

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HOW TO FOSTER GOOD SPORTSMANSHIP IN YOUR KIDS WITH THE SPORTS TECHIE PLEDGE

Parent and Family Role Models

Parent and Family Role Models

Participation in group sports has a wide range of benefits for kids, from teaching them valuable teamwork skills to encouraging physical fitness and active play. However, organized sports can also bring out the worst in kids if they’re not taught the importance of good sportsmanship and why they should always work to be good sports. Fostering a sense of good sportsmanship starts at home, and isn’t the sole responsibility of coaches. These tips can help you create an environment in which sportsmanship reigns supreme and avoid potential problems with kids’ behavior later.

HOW TO FOSTER GOOD SPORTSMANSHIP IN YOUR KIDS - Sports Techie blog

HOW TO FOSTER GOOD SPORTSMANSHIP IN YOUR KIDS – Sports Techie blog

Start Early

As with many important behavioral lessons, helping kids understand and exhibit good sportsmanship is easier ...

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