STATS’ TVL Data Shows Sonny Gray in a Brewers Jersey Could Spell Trouble for Cubs

STATS’ TVL Data Shows Sonny Gray in a Brewers Jersey Could Spell Trouble for Cubs

Oakland A’s general manager Billy Beane doesn’t need any “Moneyball” tactics to attract trade offers for Sonny Gray. The mere mention of a promising 27-year-old starting pitcher under team control for two more seasons being available near the trade deadline will make Beane’s phone buzz almost continuously. According to STATS’ TVL data, the Milwaukee Brewers […]

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STATS Hosts First Chicago-Based SportTechie Event

STATS Hosts First Chicago-Based SportTechie Event

League rights. Over-the-top content. Virtual and augmented reality. Nontraditional properties. Sponsorship return on investment. Even the commercialization of ultimate frisbee. No topics were off limits at SportTechie Chicago: Technology and the Evolution of Sports Media Valuation, hosted Wednesday, July 12 by STATS in partnership with GumGum Sports. STATS VP David Ladd moderated while panelists Ryan […]

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STATS’ Data and Automated Language Generation Lead to Unmatched Fantasy Content

STATS’ Data and Automated Language Generation Lead to Unmatched Fantasy Content

Long gone are the days of fantasy football scores lagging behind NFL games. Team owners have expected scoring to update in real-time for a number of years, but individual player news and analysis have often been many hours – if not days – behind because of the exclusive reliance on humans. At STATS, the process is changing […]

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Player Tracking and Deep Learning Innovations Lead to Greater Interactions with Data

Player Tracking and Deep Learning Innovations Lead to Greater Interactions with Data

Fans regularly consume STATS’ data without knowing the original source of the information, and that isn’t necessarily changing as the company explores future applications of richer data. What is different in 2017 from 1987, 1997 or even 2007 is STATS’ specialization from often drawing the line at providing sports information to more properly contextualizing it […]

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