July 2013

Major League Baseball Advance Media, better known as MLBAM or just BAM, is doing amazing things with data. Quite simply they have changed the way we watch sports, manage data, and use our phones. At the Intersection covers MLBAM which is looking at proton acceleration as...

The first full week after the ASG is complete, and full of great fan plays from around MLB. Panda powers a foul ball into the bay SF@CIN 7/23 http://atmlb.com/1c7yB6R Broadcast pokes fun at fan for play on foul CIN@SF 7/24 http://atmlb.com/11goqH9 Fan makes barehanded grab on Myers' foul ball TB@BOS 7/24 Your browser...

The second half of the season is underway and both teams and fans are gearing up for their stretch runs. Who will stay in contention? Who will be a mover? Who will be a shaker? Who will catch a foul ball? Let's find out! This clip...

Congrats to Yoenis Cespedes for his Home Run Derby victory. Also congrats to all the fans who brought home a ball! A nice recap from MLB At Bat of four fans catches: There is also a very cool hit map of the derby at (scroll halfway down): http://mlb.mlb.com/mlb/events/all_star/y2013/index.jsp?content=asg_hrderby And...

The HR Derby, one word, AWESOME! I’m really disappointed that Davis had the hand injury, for I tagged him to win, but it was a great show of pure power by all 8 men. Word from my friends attending the game was that the High...

Lots of excitement this week after a lucky fan in Cleveland caught four foul balls in one game! The feat generated a lot of interest in the art and science of catching foul balls, and in doing that, a lot of interest in IdealSeat. So...

  The Home Run Derby is at Citi Field tonight.  I absolutely love watching the Derby, it is so exhilarating watching someone have the power to consistently hit the ball over the outfield wall.   I watched my first Home Run Derby in 2006 and I've...