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SF Giants First MLB Users Of Halo Sports Wearable Neuro Tech Headset

San Francisco Giants and Halo Neuroscience Announce New Partnership

SF Giants First MLB Users Of Halo Sports Wearable Neuro Tech Headset

Halo Neuroscience and the San Francisco Giants are the newest wearable tech partnership as Major League Baseball pioneers into the wearbles sports tech industry. The Giants join the Golden State Warriors in the NBA as the first professional sports teams in their respective leagues to officially use the Halo Sport headset product as a neurotechnology competitive edge...

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MLBAM And BAMTech Enhance MLB.TV Sports Tech For 2017 MLB Season

MLBAM NEWS: MLB.TV NOW AVAILABLE WITH NEW APPS & FEATURES COMING

MLBAM NEWS: MLB.TV NOW AVAILABLE WITH NEW APPS & FEATURES COMING SOON.

The 2017 MLB season gets started today for fans via the technology upgrades to MLB.TV by MLB Advanced Media (MLBAM) and BAMTech. Live streaming in sports began 15 years ago with the launch of MLB.TV. To celebrate this achievement, new apps have been added to the sports tech product and more than twenty interactive features are now ready for the millions of subscribers to use during Live games supporting over 400 devices...

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Strat-O-Matic Fantasy Baseball Daily Digital Player Cards

Strat-O-Matic Baseball Daily Takes Historic Game from Past to Present

Strat-O-Matic Baseball Daily Takes Historic Game from Past to Present

Strat-O-Matic Fantasy Baseball Daily Digital Player Cards

Strat-O-Matic Baseball Daily is the newest baseball fantasy baseball simulation game developed by Strat-O-Matic Media LLC. The Sports Techie community blog chatted with the creator of original fantasy sim game, Hal Richmond, Founder and CEO of Strat-O-Matic, about the launch of their newest Major League Baseball digital product and the than 50 year history of the pioneering company that dates back to 1962 beginning with the creation of their original board game and now because of technology, Baseball Daily. Richmond is 79-years old and was a hoot to interview because of his fountain of sports knowledge...

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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 member...

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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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IMG Academy launches Track & Field and Cross Country program

State-Of-The-Art IMG Stadium

State-Of-The-Art IMG Stadium

The IMG Academy recently launched a new Track & Field and Cross Country program directed by coaching pioneer Loren Seagrave that will operate within their new, cutting edge multi-sport complex. Loren spoke to the Sports Techie community blog about how IMG is doing, “High-level training with scientific principles for top coaches, done the right way in order to continue to the next level.” Sports Technology and Science are at the forefront of the inaugural Track & Field and Cross Country kickoff camp, December 29, 2013, to January 04, 2014.

IMG Academy – A Foundation for Future Success

Their mission is to help athletes of all ages and ability levels reach their true potential in sport and life...

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Teams to Watch Out in MLB 2013 Season

Teams to Watch Out in MLB 2013 Season

Are the Chicago Cubs a MLB team to watch out for in 2013?

Are the Chicago Cubs a MLB team to watch out for in 2013?

If like most people you like to have a wager on baseball games from time to time, then you will want to have a fairly good idea about which teams are most likely to win. There is never any guarantee of course, but here is a look at half a dozen of the Major League teams whose performance is likely to produce winning results in 2013.

1. Atlanta Braves. While the Atlanta Braves will have to work hard, and have luck on their side, to beat the Toronto Blue Jays in May, Kris Medlen certainly seems to have the inside track on keeping the left-handed batters at bay. Atlanta may well improve on their already impressive 2012 performance with the Upton brothers in the outfield together.

2. Boston Red Sox...

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SF Giants Social Media Gets It

Social MediaSF Giants Social Media Gets It!

Sports Techie spoke with the Head of Social Media of the San Francisco Giants (@sfgiants) Mr. Bryan Srabian (@srabe) about their use of sports technology as Spring Training 2011 fast-approaches.

I have been on Twitter for nearly a year, previous to that I was the Moderator for the NY Giants historical wiki as well as the Houston Rockets, Atlanta Thrashers and Big East basketball (Entourage and DWTS too!) online communities so when I say the SF Giants get it, I mean it!

Social Media SF Giants Style

What do they get? Social Media is what Bryan and the Giants organization understand best, perhaps better than as any other Major League Baseball team and certainly equal to or above any NFL, NBA, NHL or other Sports League...

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