Data Science Upskilling for the CDC

As the Project Lead, we supported CDC's efforts in upskilling their staff in a variety of data science competencies from time series regression to data wrangling to communicating your results to all audiences.

Personal Website

Using blogdown to create and host a website on AWS

Similar Players in MLB

Taking a quantitative approach to identify which players are similar to each other.

Simulating a baseball game

Using R and Dynamic Programming to simulate a baseball game.

MLB Player Similarity - Validation

As many of you are aware, Baseball-Reference calculates a similarity score for each player against other players. Although this is an accepted way to calculate the similarity between two players, I wanted to see if my methodology compares.

MLB Player Similarity - Calculation

An initial look into how to calculate the similarity between two players in Major League Baseball.

Introduction to Similar Players in MLB

An introduction to some thoughts on using data and analytics for determining player similarity in Major League Baseball.

Children at Risk Research

Using analytics to determine risk factors associated with child fatalities.

Financial Metrics Visual Model

Using simple modeling techniques to understand impact to corporate finances

MLB Player Similarity

Using stats to determine how similar baseball players are to each other.