Journal of
Physical Education and Sport Management

  • Abbreviation: J. Phys. Educ. Sport Manag.
  • Language: English
  • ISSN: 2141-6486
  • DOI: 10.5897/JPESM
  • Start Year: 2010
  • Published Articles: 82

Table of Content: January 2015; 6(1)

January 2015

Analyzing the edge of professional Taiwanese baseball league starting pitchers using the Entropy and TOPSIS method

A new approach to the complex problem of objectively evaluating the edge of a professional baseball starting pitcher is proposed to avoid judgments resulting from subjective opinions. The method not only ameliorates the subjectivity of the topic but also provides the means to rank starting pitchers in Taiwan. Entropy and the Technique for Order Performance by Similarity to the Ideal Solution (TOPSIS) are used to...

Author(s): Chung-Chu Chuang, Tien-Tze Chen, Chih-Cheng Chen,and Chung-Ming Tsai