SESSION

Texas Rangers’ Championship Success with a Data Intelligence Platform

OVERVIEW

EXPERIENCEIn Person
TYPEBreakout
TRACKData Science and Machine Learning
INDUSTRYMedia and Entertainment
TECHNOLOGIESMLFlow
SKILL LEVELBeginner
DURATION40 min

The Texas Rangers’ path to World Series victory has been illuminated by their strategic utilization of the Databricks Data Intelligence Platform. As the backbone of their operations, Databricks has empowered the Rangers with profound insights into player performance and game dynamics. This data-centric approach has proven instrumental in steering the team toward success, offering a competitive advantage in a sport where split-second decisions can determine the outcome of crucial moments. Integral to their data-driven triumph is the incorporation of GenAI within the Databricks platform. GenAI, supplemented with additional machine learning algorithms, has provided the Rangers with predictive analytics capabilities, enabling them to evaluate player potential and adjust strategies. The Texas Rangers’ success story serves as a testament to the partnership between cutting-edge technology and sports excellence, setting a precedent for data-driven strategies in the world of baseball.

SESSION SPEAKERS

Alexander Booth

/Asst Director of Research & Development
Texas Rangers

Oliver Dykstra

/Data Engineer
Texas Rangers

Michael Topol

/Senior Analyst
Texas Rangers