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578 Wed, 7/31/2019, 2:00 PM - 3:50 PM CC-502
Bayesian Methodologies in Sports Statistics — Contributed Papers
Section on Statistics in Sports, International Society for Bayesian Analysis (ISBA), Section on Bayesian Statistical Science
Chair(s): Stephanie Kovalchik, Tennis Australia/Victoria University
2:05 PM Bayesian Prediction of Metrics in Professional Sports
Richard Warr, Brigham Young University; Gil Fellingham, Brigham Young University
2:20 PM Model Based Estimation of Baseball Batting Metrics
Lahiru Wickramasinghe, University of Manitoba; Alexandre Leblanc, University of Manitoba; Saman Muthukumarana, University of Manitoba
2:35 PM Forecasting Seasonal Batting Outcomes via a Mixed Effects Multinomial-Logistic-Normal Model

Eric A. E. Gerber, Purdue University; Bruce A. Craig, Purdue University
2:50 PM Probabilistic Forecasts for Chess Player Elo Ratings

Bradford Westgate, Alma College
3:05 PM Bayesian Hierarchical Modeling of Field Goals in the NFL
Sudipto Banerjee, UCLA; Jay Xu, University of California, Los Angeles
3:20 PM Ranking NCAA Women's Volleyball Teams Accounting for Scoring Inequities

Scott Grimshaw, Brigham Young University; Gil Fellingham, Brigham Young University
3:35 PM A Bayesian Model for Predicting Point Differentials in Sports Using Ratios
Andrew Swift, University of Nebraska at Omaha; Andrew Tew, University of Nebraska at Omaha