What makes the best manager? I have heard that question asked hundreds of times. When a manager is successful, it is because of the knowledge he learned as a player. Some say a catcher makes the best manager, others feel it is a pitcher. I decided to look at all of the managers, analyze the data and figure out…What makes the best manager?
Part 3 – Analyzing the Experienced Managers
In Part 2, I analyzed information gathered from every Major League Baseball manager that started his managerial career from 1900 to 2012 and have also managed at least 100 games in his career. Those results showed no major and consistent trends among the data. Therefore, I decided to change the data structure. I will analyze the data for managers that have managed at least 500 games, 1000 games, 1500 games and 2,000 games. My intentions are to look at the experienced managers, the managers that have lasted though trials and tribulations and see if we can determine…What makes the best manager?