Leave baseball alone

In an era where America’s once beloved pastime has been watered down to a mere game of number crunching and statistical research, I want to be brave, go out on a limb and argue that the overuse of analytics is in fact ruining the game of baseball.
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Is the “hot hand” real?

Brett Green is an assistant professor at the Haas Business School who, in tandem with Stanford University’s Jeff Zweibel, recently wrote a paper in the controversial field of “hot hand” literature. The “hot hand” is a concept in sports that states a player can become “hot” and temporarily increase his
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