Remember Moneyball, the story of how Oakland A’s general manager Billy Beane transformed his team through a new approach to statistics? Beane took a fresh, more analytical approach to the entrenched statistical indicators that for decades had driven investment in players, and by doing so he found players that were undervalued in the market and won more games than teams with double the payroll.
Moneyball is a lesson in the use of advanced metrics to uncover opportunities in the market and capitalize on them accordingly. It showcases just how valuable data and gleaning the right metrics can be in finding hidden gems that give you an edge over the competition. Read more