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60NJIT Math Professor Says League Championship Series Round Should Be a Nail-Biter
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http://www.njit.edu/news/2014/2014-322.phpThu, 09 Oct 2014 00:00:00 -0400The Major League Baseball post-season has had lots of excitement with all four teams that went into the Division Series round as underdogs (according to the mathematical model of NJIT Math Professor Bruce Bukiet) went on to win their series.

]]>NJIT Mathematician Releases 2014 Major League Baseball Projections
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http://www.njit.edu/news/2014/2014-096.phpTue, 25 Mar 2014 00:00:00 -0400As Opening Day rapidly approaches for most Major League Baseball teams, NJIT Associate Professor of Mathematical Sciences Bruce Bukiet has prepared his annual MLB projections for the upcoming season. And, to the chagrin of loyal Mets fan Bukiet, New York's National League club looks to be in store for a disappointing year.

]]>The Math Says Red Sox Have a Big Edge in the World Series, According to NJIT Professor
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http://www.njit.edu/news/2013/2013-346.phpWed, 23 Oct 2013 00:00:00 -0400Now that the World Series is about to begin, NJIT math professor Bruce Bukiet has announced the probability of each of the contenders winning the best 4 out of 7 game contest. “The Boston Red Sox have a nearly 70% chance of winning the series”, says Bukiet. But he gives the caveat that the St. Louis Cardinals have defeated both the competition and his mathematical model in each of their previous series.

]]>Listen to NJIT‘s Bruce Bukiet on NPR‘s "Science Friday"
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http://www.njit.edu/news/2013/2013-325.phpFri, 11 Oct 2013 00:00:00 -0400Tune in to hear NJIT math professor Bruce Bukiet discuss baseball projections and his mathematical model in a live interview on NPR's public radio program “Science Friday.”

]]>NJIT Professor Offers Math-based Projections for MLB Postseason
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http://www.njit.edu/news/2013/2013-313.phpThu, 03 Oct 2013 00:00:00 -0400Now that Major League Baseball's regular season has ended with the exciting one-game tiebreaker that got the Rays to the next round, and with the Rays and the Pirates winning the one game playoff for the wild card team, NJIT math professor Bruce Bukiet has once again begun analyzing the probability of each team advancing through each round of baseball's postseason.

]]>NJIT Mathematician Publishes 2013 Major League Baseball Projections
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http://www.njit.edu/news/2013/2013-122.phpThu, 28 Mar 2013 00:00:00 -0400It looks like 2013 will be a thrilling season for baseball fans as four of the six divisions can be expected to deliver tight races, says baseball guru NJIT Associate Professor and Associate Dean Bruce Bukiet. Over the years, Bukiet has applied mathematical analysis to compute the number of regular season games each Major League Baseball team should win. Though his expertise is in mathematical modeling, his projections have compared well with those of so-called experts.

]]>NJIT Math Professor Calls Detroit Tigers a Favorite to Win World Series
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http://www.njit.edu/news/2012/2012-355.phpTue, 23 Oct 2012 00:00:00 -0400Since the Major League Baseball Division Series and League Championship Series have determined which teams will compete in the World Series, NJIT Math Professor Bruce Bukiet has again analyzed the probability of each team taking the title.

]]>NJIT Mathematician Publishes 2012 Major League Baseball Projections
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http://www.njit.edu/news/2012/2012-128.phpThu, 29 Mar 2012 00:00:00 -0400The Philadelphia Phillies, St. Louis Cardinals and Arizona Diamondbacks should win their divisions, while the Atlanta Braves and the Cincinnati Reds will make it to Major League Baseball's post-season as wild card teams in the National League (NL) in 2012, according to NJIT's baseball guru Bruce Bukiet.

]]>NJIT Math Professor Announces Who Deserves the Cy Young and Most Valuable Player Awards; Calls Rangers Solid Favorite for World Series
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http://www.njit.edu/news/2011/2011-394.phpTue, 18 Oct 2011 00:00:00 -0400With Major League Baseball's World Series set to begin tomorrow, NJIT math professor Bruce Bukiet has once again analyzed the players most deserving of winning baseball's most important awards for the 2011 season.

]]>NJIT Math Professor Calls Rangers and Brewers Solid Favorites for Championships
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http://www.njit.edu/news/2011/2011-374.phpMon, 10 Oct 2011 00:00:00 -0400The Major League Baseball Division Series is underway and NJIT math professor Bruce Bukiet has once again analyzed the probability of each team advancing to the World Series.

]]>NJIT Mathematician Publishes 2011 Major League Baseball Projections
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http://www.njit.edu/news/2011/2011-115.phpThu, 31 Mar 2011 00:00:00 -0400Philadelphia Phillies, St. Louis Cardinals and San Francisco Giants should win their divisions, while the Atlanta Braves will take the wild card slot in the National League (NL), according to NJIT's baseball guru Bruce Bukiet.