Ben Zauzmer - Oscarmetrics
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by Paul Carr, TruMedia
2d ago
Ben Zauzmer is an assistant general manager with the New York Mets, and he’s better known publicly for his book Oscarmetrics and his Twitter account @BensOscarMath, where he uses data to project winners of the Academy Awards. With this year’s Oscars ceremony coming on March 10, Ben joins Expected Value to talk about… - How he got into the Oscars predictions business - Creating an Oscars model from scratch - The variables that go into his calculations - Projecting nominees vs projecting winners - Explaining probability - Factoring in betting markets - Reaction from the film community - Majoring ..read more
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Bobby Bandelow - Coordinator of Advance Scouting, Texas Rangers
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by Paul Carr, TruMedia
2w ago
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Wes Johnson - Head Baseball Coach, University of Georgia
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by Sergio De La Espriella, TruMedia Networks
8M ago
Wes Johnson was named Head Baseball Coach for the University of Georgia on June 5th. Prior to taking the job in Athens, Wes served as the Pitching Coach for LSU, where he won a national championship earlier this year. He also has MLB experience, having served as the Pitching Coach for the Minnesota Twins from 2019-2022. His previous stops at Mississippi State and Arkansas add on to his SEC experience, in addition to his past as a high school baseball coach, among other stops. In this conversation, Wes talks about… Balancing his responsibilities of being LSU’s pitching coach in the midst of a n ..read more
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Brandon Ally - Co-Founder, S2 Cognition
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by Sergio De La Espriella, TruMedia Networks
8M ago
Brandon Ally is the Co-Founder of S2 Cognition, a performance evaluation company that is revolutionizing the way professional teams asses prospective players. He is also S2 Cognition’s Chief Business Development Officer and Director of Football. His educational background stands up again the brightest minds in sports. He has a Bachelor’s in Psychology from the University of Tennessee, a PhD in Neuropsychology from Southern Miss, and worked as a Postdoctoral Fellow at Harvard University & Boston University, working in the Geriatric Neuropsychology Laboratory and Alzheimer’s Disease Center ..read more
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Alison Lukan - On-Air Analyst & Writer, Seattle Kraken
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by Sergio De La Espriella, TruMedia Networks
9M ago
Alison Lukan is an On-Air Analyst & Writer for the Seattle Kraken. In her role, she provides analysis for the Seattle Kraken’s local broadcasts on Root Sports Northwest, with her team winning a Regional Sports Emmy for their coverage this season. She holds a degree in Leadership Studies from the University of Richmond and has previously worked as a consultant in Washington D.C. and has a background in journalism, where she is one of the faces of the hockey analytics revolution. She has also written for The Athletic. In this conversation, Alison talks about… Her academic and career path to ..read more
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John Taormina - Director of Football Strategy, TruMedia
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by Sergio De La Espriella, TruMedia Networks
9M ago
John Taormina is TruMedia’s Director of Football Strategy, overseeing TruMedia’s football related business. Prior to joining us at TruMedia, John spent time with the Atlanta Falcons. He started as a Football Analyst before becoming Manager of Football Analytics. His final role with the Falcons was Director of Football Data & Analytics. He holds a BA in Broadcast Journalism from Penn State, along with a Master of Science in Analytics from Villanova. In this conversation, John talks about… His academic path and what led him to pursue a career in sports analytics. His time with the Atlanta Fa ..read more
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Amelia Probst - Data Scientist & Writer, Pro Football Focus
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by Sergio De La Espriella, TruMedia Networks
9M ago
Amelia Probst is a Data Scientist & Writer for Pro Football Focus (PFF). Despite being just 22 years old, the Cornell graduate has already worked in football, baseball, and lacrosse, including internships with the New York Mets and the Premier Lacrosse League (PLL). In this conversation, Amelia talks about… How she became interested in sports analytics. How she applies what she learned at Cornell to working in sports analytics. Her time with Cornell’s Sports Analytics club. Interning with the Mets & the PLL. What’s being done in collegiate lacrosse from a data perspective. Joining PFF ..read more
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Paul Hembekides - Content Producer, ESPN
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by Sergio De La Espriella, TruMedia Networks
9M ago
Paul Hembekides, aka Hembo, is a Content Producer for ESPN and got his start in the Stats & Information department, working with Expected Value host Paul Carr in the ESPN research room. Currently, Hembo works on Get Up and #Greeny, Mike Greenberg’s daily ESPN Radio show. He also partnered with Greenberg to co-author “Got Your Number”, a New York Times Bestseller that explores sports history through the lens of who “owns” each number in sports. In this conversation, Hembo talks about… The origin of “Got Your Number” and he and Greenberg’s process for choosing the numbers. How he put togethe ..read more
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Cory Jez - Founder, Tour IQ Golf Analytics
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by Sergio De La Espriella, TruMedia Networks
9M ago
Cory Jez is the Founder of Tour IQ, a golf analytics platform dedicated to providing PGA Tour players an the resources they need for the first time in golf history. He also has a unique resume, having worked for FanDuel, the Utah Jazz, Austin FC, and an an on-air analyst for the Portland Trailblazers. In this conversation, Cory talks about… His time as an Analytics Manager with FanDuel. His role as Director of Basketball Analytics with the Utah Jazz. His time with Austin FC as the Director of Sport Science and Analytics. The differences of coming into a job vs building a department from scratc ..read more
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Tegan Ashby - Philadelphia Phillies, Assistant Director, Software Engineering
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by Sergio De La Espriella, TruMedia Networks
9M ago
Tegan Ashby is the Assistant Director of Software Engineering for the Philadelphia Phillies. Before that, she worked in the NBA as a Senior Developer of Basketball Systems for the Brooklyn Nets, and as a Developer of Research & Development for the Philadelphia 76ers.. She holds a BA in Linguistics from Penn, and took classes at Cal Berkeley’s Ancient Neat Eastern and Biblical Languages, Literatures, and Linguistics Graduate Studies program. In this conversation, Tegan talks about… What a software engineer does and how it applies to a baseball team. What kinds and volumes of data MLB teams ..read more
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