Just who are America’s most prestigious franchises right now?

2019-03-20T20:10:49+01:00

BLOG | by Victor Gras ... Some things in life take time. The game-winning run can come from a single swing of the bat. A touchdown can be scored in a moment. A match-winning lead can be achieved in a single inning. A Super Bowl ring won over a season. But prestige? Real prestige? That takes a little longer.

Just who are America’s most prestigious franchises right now?2019-03-20T20:10:49+01:00

Fanbase-ball – If the MLB postseason were played out according to fanbase size, who would win the World Series?

2019-02-22T10:01:28+01:00

BLOG | by Victor Gras ... With baseball’s postseason now reaching its climax, involving two teams from large markets with large local fanbases, we thought it might be interesting to see how the bracket would have played out if matches were decided by fanbase size. Drawing upon the data we collect from sports fans every day, we compare the size of teams’ US followings in an exercise we’re calling fanbase-ball.

Fanbase-ball – If the MLB postseason were played out according to fanbase size, who would win the World Series?2019-02-22T10:01:28+01:00

As Major League Baseball follows the NBA and NFL into Europe, can it find its niche?

2018-06-14T09:57:58+01:00

BLOG | by Scott Horowitz ... This time next year, Major League Baseball (MLB) will pack up its bats and travel to Europe to play two regular season games in London for the first time. But will baseball find a space in the UK’s sporting calendar in the same way that the NFL and the NBA have? We take a look at the metrics.

As Major League Baseball follows the NBA and NFL into Europe, can it find its niche?2018-06-14T09:57:58+01:00