KNOW YOUR STUFF

BASEBALL PERFORMANCE

TRACKED, MEASURED AND QUANTIFIED

KNOW YOUR STUFF

WHAT WE TRACK

We track 27 different data pointsper play.

Click below to understand a few of them a bit more

PITCH VELOCITY

Relative speed of a pitch, in MPH, at the moment the ball leaves the pitcher's hand

Top Pitch Speed: 103.01 MPH

SPIN RATE

A primary indicator of swing and miss ability, the speed the ball is spinning as it leaves the pitcher's hand in RPM

Top Avg. Curveball: 3083.78 RPM

EXTENSION

Distance from the rubber the pitcher releases the ball in effort to reduce distance to home plate

Top Extension: 8’10”

TILT

Direction the ball is spinning as it leaves the pitcher's hand

Average RHP Curveball: 8:00

EXIT SPEED

A primary indicator of raw power, it's the speed of the ball in MPH at the moment of contact

Top Exit Speed: 120.24 MPH

HIT DISTANCE

Distance, in feet, the ball travels before it lands, or would've landed if it weren't caught

Top Distance Tracked: 478.98 ft

LAUNCH ANGLE

An indicator of hit quality, the angle of how steeply up or down the ball leaves the bat

Average Hit: 11.63°

HANG TIME

An indicator of hit quality and power, the time the ball spends in the air off the bat

Average Home Run: 4.94 Seconds

TRACKING ALL LEVELS OF PLAY

WHEREVER BASEBALL IS PLAYED

COMPANY

With a global footprint, we’re looking to bring a new perspective and value to the game of baseball

AT TRACKMAN BASEBALL WE MEASURE STUFF -
THE SPEED, SPIN AND MOVEMENT OF PITCHED AND BATTED BASEBALLS

We do this using propriertary 3D Doppler radar hardware and software.
The majority of Major League teams use our products and services for player development and evaluation.

We also work with collegiate, Japanese and Korean teams, premier amateur baseball organizations, broadcasters, and equipment manufacturers.

Our business is growing fast.

By the start of next season we will have a network of radars installed in more than 100 stadiums on three continents, and dozens of remote systems traveling the U.S.

Looking to join a dynamic and diverse team dead set on changing the baseball landscape?

Locations:

Goodyear, Ariz., Jupiter, Fla., LakePoint Sports Complex (Emerson, Ga.)

Description:

Be our hands and eyes on the ground. By this we mean the D&O Intern will be out in the field on almost a daily basis focused primarily on operating the TrackMan system and ensuring data quality measures are effectively in place at the point of capture. As part of the unique partnership between Perfect Game and TrackMan, you will be an integral piece of ensuring the added TrackMan value to players, coaches, college teams, and Major League teams.

At TrackMan Baseball we measure stuff – the speed, spin and movement of pitched and hit baseballs.

We do this using proprietary 3D Doppler radar hardware and software. The majority of Major League teams use our products and services for player development and evaluation. We also work with collegiate, Japanese and Korean teams, premier amateur baseball organizations, broadcasters and equipment manufacturers.

Our business is growing fast. By the start of next season we will have a network of radars installed in more than 100 stadiums on three continents, and dozens of remote systems traveling the US.

Responsibilities:

  • Becoming an in-house expert for Perfect Game in the TrackMan Baseball system.
  • Setup and maintenance of the TrackMan system per the defined requirements.
  • Operate the TrackMan system and ensure all data is being captured effectively and accurately.
  • Support the TrackMan and Perfect Game data operations teams in ad-hoc data requests and evaluations.
  • Support the Perfect Game event staff in any additional areas to ensure successful event activation.


Preferred/Required Skills:

  • Current college student or recent graduate with education focused on Sports Management, Statistics / Mathematics, Operations Management, or similar
  • Ideally an individual who is a self-starter with an entrepreneurial attitude who can work individually while also supporting a larger team
  • An ability to work through ambiguity and adaptable while working in fast-paced environment
  • Strong computer skills (regular use of the TrackMan application)
  • Strong knowledge of baseball rules
  • Experience in Customer Relationship Management
  • Experience in Project Management a plus
  • Basic database and/or analytics experience a plus
  • Ability to lift upwards of 50 lbs.


Benefits:

  • Experience with operations, marketing, project management and statistics within a baseball setting.
  • Strengthen your baseball analytics knowledge through access to game data and individual queries.
  • Work within two growing companies ingrained in baseball culture. Compensation: This position is compensated.


To Apply:

Send a resume to kmy@trackman.dkand/or nba@trackman.dk. No phone calls please.

Location:

Stamford, Conn.

Description:

Join TrackMan’s team as an Analytics/Operations Intern for TrackMan Baseball, a US based sports technology firm. You will take on a critical role in a small, fast moving entrepreneurial company that is breaking new ground in sports.

In this position, you will primarily be responsible for reviewing TrackMan data from a significant number of MLB, Minor League baseball and NCAA stadiums during the 2015 baseball season. You will also have the opportunity to perform statistical analysis as directed.

The internship starts in mid-February and wraps up at the conclusion of the Major League baseball season. Candidates with only summer availability will also be considered for a shorter term internship.

This is a great opportunity for someone who wants to break into the baseball community and get experience with data available exclusively to professional baseball teams. Full training is provided and you’ll have the opportunity to work closely with all members of the TrackMan staff and interface with our partner teams. Weekend and evening availability is important.

Requirements:

  • Excellent knowledge of baseball
  • Proficiency in Microsoft Excel
  • Ability to work independently and collaboratively
  • Strong attention to detail and ability to work well with others


Desired Skills and Experience:

  • Bachelors or Masters degree in Statistics, Mathematics or a related field.
  • Strong knowledge of databases, SQL, and R statistical software.
  • Experience working with large baseball related data-sets.
  • Python or other scripting language experience is a plus.


To Apply:

Send a resume to nba@trackman.dk. No phone calls please.