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New York, NY
Member (Mar 2009)
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  6 years ago   (3/22/09 4:52 pm)   
Pete, is there any way to factor in how far away from home each team is playing in each game? Maybe adding in a "miles from home" number into one of the models will help shed more light on matchups where one team seems to have a significant advantage in terms of location.

Pete Tiernan
Ann Arbor, MI
Editor (Nov 2006)
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  6 years ago   (3/22/09 5:36 pm)   
I do have a metric in my database that qualifies 0- 100 miles, 100- 300, 300- 500, 500- 1000 and more than 1000. Surprisingly, proximity isn't a huge overachievement indicator.

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