Your Slugging Percentage Sucks

To most of us, the data-centric strategies employed by the Oakland A’s and Billy Beane in Moneyball make perfect sense. Take all the data about a player, apply a few algorithms, and keep the most effective players while dropping the rest. But soon, these same tactics could be used on you. Welcome to the world of people analytics. From The Atlantic’s Don Peck: They’re Watching You at Work.

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