It’s Statistical Analysis, Not Jesus Appearing In Toast

Before my new boyfriend Nate Silver was forecasting elections, he created a baseball stats system called PECOTA that used advanced statistical methods to predict future player performance. ┬áThis was before Brad Pitt starred in Moneyball, so his fancy new stats were widely derided. ┬áBut he has at least one new fan, Sports Illustrated writer Phil Taylor: I have surrendered to …