Category Archives: data

Taxation Statistics by Postcode

Been looking to add average salary by Australian post code information to a data model that I am designing. Initially my searches, despite the power of google, didn’t come up with too much. The ABS site, you would think would … Continue reading

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R Binomial Regression

Been doing some propensity modelling recently using R glm package, but upon recommendation from a professional in my network, I wanted to try k-fold cross validation to asses the accuracy of my model. So doing some research I found a … Continue reading

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New job, etc

Haven’t posted in a while… Not in gambling anymore The black smudge on my heart that was working in the gambling industry, ceased 4 weeks ago, and now I work at a growing ASX 200 company in the Business Intelligence … Continue reading

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More Retrosheet stuff…

If you read my previous post I was using some Retrosheet tools to extract data from Retrosheet play by play files… http://www.retrosheet.org/datause.txt The problem with the previous command specified was that it spat out a series of columns that were … Continue reading

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Back to Baseball Statistics

Yep, I’m back to looking at Baseball statistics at work… Will need to download data from the following sites: http://baseball1.com/ and http://www.retrosheet.org/ While baseball1.com allows you to download in Access/CSV format, retrosheet.org has it’s own proprietary format for flat file … Continue reading

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