Analysis: Baseball Has Become a Prisoner of Technology

Technology unleashed baseball’s Analytics Era, and now it’s holding the sport prisoner.

  • Published 17 January 2020

NEW YORK (AP) — Technology unleashed baseball’s Analytics Era, and now it’s holding the sport prisoner. AJ Hinch, Alex Cora and Carlos Beltrán are casualties, a triple play of hubris. At the cutting edge with the Houston Astros, now they have been cut. Their sign-stealing system exposed, all three managers were deposed within a whirlwind 72 hours this week that raised questions about the prevalence of the sport’s rule breakers. What’s next in a game… Read at AP News