“If gross miscalculations of a person’s value could occur on a baseball field – before a live audience of thirty thousand and a television audience of millions more – what did that say about the measurement of performance in other lines of work? If professional baseball players could be over or undervalued, who couldn’t?”
- Bill James, Moneyball
Based heavily off of beliefs preached in Michael Lewis’ bestseller Moneyball, FOI searches to find hidden inefficiencies in player valuation in the game of baseball. The site offers both positive and normative analysis of the subject along with the thoughts and opinions of others across the baseball community, including experts from ESPN and MLB.com.