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Voice Over • Podcasting
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Description

Even paced narration about the emergence of statistical analysis in the game of baseball

Vocal Characteristics

Language

English (North American)

Voice Age

Middle Aged (35-54)

Accents

North American, US General American (GenAm), US Western

Transcript

Note: Transcripts are generated using speech recognition software and may contain errors.
For more than a century, the game of baseball didn't change much. Experienced scouts observed players and evaluated their potential. But players were selected on largely the same attributes, and teams were built the same way. Then came the money ball revolution. Using analytics, a handful of teams scouted players based on data that proved a better predictor of success. In just a few years, the game itself was transformed from the front office to the dugout to the field. Losing teams with fewer resource is won. Championships analytics became the norm, and many other sports followed baseball into the data driven era.