New Relic Announces Major League Baseball Partnership, Joining the World’s Most Data-Driven Sport with the World’s Most Powerful Software Analytics Platform
The partnership, which begins immediately across MLB’s digital
properties, brings together New Relic’s innovative brand with the data
and analytics revolution popularized in baseball and popular culture.
This movement has gone on to spark interest in how other sports and
aspects of life can be improved through data.
Content will be jointly produced between
- A weekly MLB Now segment, “Digging into the Data,” on MLB Network. The segments, which will highlight new insights about individual player performance, also will be available for on-demand viewing via MLB.com.
- “Digging into the Data,” will be extended into an original multi-episode MLB.com series which will showcase the latest in baseball technology, putting a spotlight on the role data and analytics play.
Unique collaborative technology-focused events co-hosted by
New Relicand MLB at select MLB ballparks. Details and timing for events will be announced at later dates.
“As we look to continue our growth, partnering with MLB is a natural choice because baseball fans are the most passionate believers in data and analytics,” said
Robson Grieve, CMO of
“New Relic has been a valued partner in helping ensure we continue to create and deliver the best digital experiences for baseball fans,” said
Noah Garden, EVP, MLB Business. “The importance of data and analytics to our business grows each and every day and the shared values of this partnership have enabled seamless teamwork across the companies to-date, and is sure to continue with this great campaign.”
For additional details about how MLBAM is using
Joseph Inzerillopresent at New Relic’s FutureStack15 conference.
Robert D. Manfred, Jr., MLB currently features
record levels of labor peace, competitive balance and industry revenues,
as well as the most comprehensive drug-testing program in American\
professional sports. MLB remains committed to making an impact in the
communities of the U.S.,
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