Tag: Baseball

Entering extra innings with the ‘Runner on 2nd’ rule

This baseball season, the Rookie Level Gulf Coast League and the Arizona League will need to support the 'Runner on 2nd' rule. Details about this rule can be found on mlb.com. In DakStats, the Special Plays tab that provides the operator the option to begin runners on 2nd base at the start of an inning. This functionality ...

What’s new for baseball in 2017?

The baseball software updates are available for the season.  Here are some of the updates for DakStats Baseball and DSTI: Show Lineup Scoring Decision When is this available? This was released on February 24, 2017. Who can use this? This feature can be used with DakStats Baseball / DSTI systems.  This includes high school to ...

Daktronics in the MLB Postseason

The likelihood of Daktronics making it to the MLB postseason is high! Daktronics has installed main video displays in 22 of the 30 MLB ballparks. Take those odds to Vegas! Over the past few years, some of the teams in this 2016 Postseason have partnered once again with Daktronics to provide larger than life, high-definition displays, ...

Creative Services goes to bat for the Mets

As baseball season comes to a close, we’re looking back on some of the work we’ve done this season. Over the course of the last two seasons, our Professional Services team has worked with the New York Mets to take their game-day experience to the next level. When the Mets installed new displays in 2015, ...

2016 MLB post-season stats

Post-season baseball creates unique opportunities to show your fans player statistics that are not available during the regular season. With GameDay Baseball, operators can opt to download and display regular season stats, playoff stats or series stats. Here are some resources that explain how to download and display playoff stats: This Knowledge Base article provides ...

Trackman – What is it and how do I integrate it?

When it comes to stats, baseball teams and their fans demand accuracy. Speed of Pitch is always an eye catching stat. Whether the pitch is off speed or a 100 MPH fastball, everyone is observing. Trackman is a new addition to the pitch tracking market making a large splash in both the MLB and MiLB ...

Getting creative with color

Adding custom elements such as a unique fonts or Color RTD to a baseball statistical graphic is a creative way to enhance your show, and adding these elements can be easy. Color RTD works in conjunction with DSTI and Show Control. In order to use the Color RTD feature in Content Studio, you first need ...

How to prepare your All Sport for baseball games

The All Sport and the All Sport operator are a critical element to many baseball games. The list below shows the type of information that the All Sport can collect for baseball games. This data can be used as RTD on your video display or it can output directly to your scoreboard. Baseball game-in-progress data ...

Don’t leave your fans in the dark during this season

Power outages triggered by extreme weather occur most often in the spring and summer months. Like many unexpected situations, power outages for your display system can be easier to manage if you have prepared in advance. It’s common to practice fire and tornado drills to prepare for an emergency, and power outages are no different. ...

Charge ahead with your RC-100!

One of our more popular scoreboard controllers is the little RC-100 handheld controller. These little 4lb wireless devices can control a variety of displays including baseball scoreboards, tennis scoreboards, rodeo and aquatics timers. The RC-100 has a rechargeable battery that allows umpires or judges to control the scoreboard without a lot of extra equipment. Don’t ...