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Re: [baseball-databank] Useful list of players?

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  • Tangotiger
    If you are ONLY going to use players with a BDB_ID, why don t you do: select player_id from batting where year_id between 2007 and 2009; Tom ... The
    Message 1 of 3 , Mar 18, 2010
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      If you are ONLY going to use players with a BDB_ID, why don't you do:

      select player_id from batting where year_id between 2007 and 2009;

      Tom


      > So a quick question here- I'm working on my little projection system and
      > I'm
      > doing a lot of hacky crap to put together the "list of MLB players" to
      > project. Right now I'm using the entire 40 man rosters of every team as
      > provided by mlb.com. I have to use Tango's list of IDs - which is awesome,
      > but still under development - to match each MLB player up with their BDB
      > ID,
      > and excluding any guy w/o a BDB ID brings the rosters down by 10ish.
      >
      > I need the BDB ID as I'm using the BDB's stats for projections.
      >
      > Is there some cleaner way of doing this? Some better "list of players"
      > from
      > which to work?
      >
      > Any tips appreciated. Thanks!
      >
      > --
      > Wells Oliver
      > wells@...
      >


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    • Tangotiger
      select distinct player_id ... Tom
      Message 2 of 3 , Mar 18, 2010
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        select distinct player_id ...

        Tom
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