A fantastic article by Joe Lemire of sporttechie.com discussing the top tech storylines of the 2019 MLB season.
“Technology is becoming a central part of player development and performance evaluation in modern baseball. The post-Moneyball era introduced innovative statistical methods to analyze and interpret existing stats for additional meaning, but technology is providing new avenues to assess and develop both general talent and specific skills.
Every club uses some combination of the leading baseball tech products: Rapsodo hitting and pitching monitors, Edgertronic high-speed cameras, Blast Motion and Diamond Kinetics bat sensors, K-Motion biomechanical vests, HitTrax tracker, KinaTrax motion capture, and more. The biggest private training facilities all employ technology as core to their missions, and many of previously independent coaches are getting hired by MLB organizations…“