Predicting the Major League Baseball Season

  title={Predicting the Major League Baseball Season},
  author={Randy Jia and Chris Wong and David Zeng},
This paper attempts to predict the outcome of games from the 2012 Major League Baseball season. Sporting events are very important to many people, and professional leagues are worth billions of dollars. Baseball, in particular, is not only one of the most popular sports in the United States, but the vast amount of recorded data and statistics made publicly available also lends itself well to machine learning. Realizing that baseball games are quite noisy, in our prediction, we hope to predict… CONTINUE READING