A Factorial Design for Baseball. Dr. Dan Rand Winona State University. When it was a game, not a poorly run business. How was baseball designed? Abner Doubleday in Cooperstown, or Alexander Cartwright in Hoboken, NJ? Baseball is a beautifully balanced game !.
Dr. Dan Rand
Winona State University
Catcher's throw to catch a base stealer
Diamond - why not pentagon or oval?
Irregular dimensions - home run fences
How many outs ?
How many strikes ?
How many bases ?
Foul ball areasLook at balance of baseball that developed in 1800’s: