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ASA-CRC Series on Statistical Reasoning in Science and Society


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Visualizing Baseball

Visualizing Baseball

Jim Albert
September 17, 2017

Visualizing Baseball provides a visual exploration of the game of baseball. Graphical displays are used to show how measures of performance, at the team level and the individual level, have changed over the history of baseball. Graphs of career trajectories are helpful for understanding the...

Errors, Blunders, and Lies: How to Tell the Difference

Errors, Blunders, and Lies: How to Tell the Difference

David S. Salsburg
April 19, 2017

We live in a world that is not quite "right." The central tenet of statistical inquiry is that Observation = Truth + Error because even the most careful of scientific investigations have always been bedeviled by uncertainty. Our attempts to measure things are plagued with small errors. Our attempts...

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