Selection Best Starting Pitcher of the Chinese Professional Baseball League in 2010 Using AHP and TOPSIS Methods

@inproceedings{Chen2011SelectionBS,
  title={Selection Best Starting Pitcher of the Chinese Professional Baseball League in 2010 Using AHP and TOPSIS Methods},
  author={Chih-Cheng Chen and Meng-Lung Lin and Yung-Tan Lee and Tien-Tze Chen and Chih-Lun Huang},
  booktitle={ICFCE},
  year={2011}
}
The selecting of the best starting pitchers from many alternatives is a multi-criteria decision-making (MCDM) problem. This study develops an evaluation model, based on the analytic hierarchy process (AHP) and the technique for order performance by similarity to the ideal solution (TOPSIS), to evaluate the best starting pitchers in CPBL. The AHP is used to analyze the structure of the starting pitcher selection problem and to determine weights of the criteria, while the TOPSIS method is used to… CONTINUE READING