SF Giants Baseball and Bruce Bochy: Strategies for Managers of Any Team
From ESPN, what a fascinating article by Tim Keown on how San Francisco Giants Manager, Bruce Bochy, tracks each individual, does not stick with formulas about who plays when, and prioritizes the team’s longer term success. There are lessons here for all managers of any kind of team.
Excerpt: “For a slow game, baseball can move fast — fast enough to run away and hide from managers who sit and wait for it to conform to an ideal. The managers who foresee the moments of acceleration, it seems, are the ones best suited to succeed.”