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The Resource Ahead of the curve : inside the baseball revolution, Brian Kenny

Ahead of the curve : inside the baseball revolution, Brian Kenny

Label
Ahead of the curve : inside the baseball revolution
Title
Ahead of the curve
Title remainder
inside the baseball revolution
Statement of responsibility
Brian Kenny
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
MLB Network host and commentator Brian Kenny uses stories from baseball's present and past to examine why we sometimes choose ignorance over information, and how tradition can trump logic, even when directly contradicted by evidence
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1963-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Kenny, Brian
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
Baseball
Label
Ahead of the curve : inside the baseball revolution, Brian Kenny
Link
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 325-333) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
1. The Herd -- 2. Good looking beats good pitching -- 3. The will to (not) win -- 4. The Epiphany -- 5. The Godfather -- 6. The tyranny of the batting average -- 7. Kill the win -- 8. Kill the save too -- 9. Bullpenning -- 10. When bad contracts happen to good people -- 11. Hall of Fame -- 12. Triple Crown--a love story -- 13. The mis-education of the voting sportswriter -- 14. The 1941 MVP--Blind squirrels find nut -- 15. Department of Decision Sciences -- 16. The year of getting smart -- Epilogue
Control code
ocn930068047
Dimensions
24 cm
Edition
First Simon & Schuster hardcover edition
Extent
viii, 353 pages
Isbn
9781501106330
Lccn
2015039474
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
  • (Sirsi) i9781501106330
  • (OCoLC)930068047
  • (Sirsi) b14979755
Label
Ahead of the curve : inside the baseball revolution, Brian Kenny
Link
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 325-333) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
1. The Herd -- 2. Good looking beats good pitching -- 3. The will to (not) win -- 4. The Epiphany -- 5. The Godfather -- 6. The tyranny of the batting average -- 7. Kill the win -- 8. Kill the save too -- 9. Bullpenning -- 10. When bad contracts happen to good people -- 11. Hall of Fame -- 12. Triple Crown--a love story -- 13. The mis-education of the voting sportswriter -- 14. The 1941 MVP--Blind squirrels find nut -- 15. Department of Decision Sciences -- 16. The year of getting smart -- Epilogue
Control code
ocn930068047
Dimensions
24 cm
Edition
First Simon & Schuster hardcover edition
Extent
viii, 353 pages
Isbn
9781501106330
Lccn
2015039474
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
  • (Sirsi) i9781501106330
  • (OCoLC)930068047
  • (Sirsi) b14979755

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