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This is always one of my favorite weeks of the year because I’m a sports fan. The NCAA men’s basketball tournament Final Four is set and in a few days we will be celebrating the return of baseball and Opening Day (capitalized, of course).

Now what do baseball and insurance technology have in common? A lot more than you might think, actually. As a baseball fan I enjoy reading about—without fully comprehending—some of the advanced statistics available to fans and baseball insiders, represented in large part by the Society of American Baseball Research (SABR). These sabremetricians, as they are known, do have something in common with insurers. They take huge amounts of data and turn it into actionable information. (Baseball may have even more data to analyze than insurers and it’s certainly cleaner.)

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