Tag: MLB

What’s New for Baseball in 2021?

Here is what to expect for the 2021 baseball season:  Show Control Here is a recap of some of the new features added to Show Control in the last 12 months. Font Styles in version 2.21+ This tool allows for RTD to automatically substitute an alternative font, color, size, and style if the data becomes ...

Preparing Your Control System for Baseball

The MLB season is starting! Make sure your control system is ready.

Preparing for Jackie Robinson Day

Creating a roster for a baseball game featuring duplicate jersey numbers can be a challenge. But we can help!

What’s New for Baseball in 2019?

Here is what to expect for the 2019 baseball season:  New Daktronics MLB OOT (Out of Town) Scores Interface Our NEW OOT Scores Interface will soon be available as a replacement for Sports Wire 4000. This new software: Uses BAM’S latest API’s for the source of the data, making it more reliable and accurate.Is built ...

Baseball Doubleheader Questions and Answers

Rain, snow, ice or cold temperatures have caused record numbers of game postponements this spring.   As things start to warm up,  doubleheader games are popping up on the calendar as teams reschedule games. Here are a few questions and answers our technical support team has gotten regarding doubleheader games. How and when do I download ...

Who’s on…second? Rule Changes and Updates

Some recent rule changes and updates could impact your event production. Check out the changes below to ensure you're prepared for the season!

Updated Software Features for MLB Teams

Our development team recently issued additional software updates for MLB customers for the 2017 season. These mid-season updates include: Data Server Statcast Player Metrics app that is currently used by five beta sites Statcast Speed of Pitch interface with HIT timer has been added based upon customer requests Trackman interface for Speed of Pitch has ...

New Fan Entertainment Elements at the 2017 MLB All-Star Game

This past week, Miami hosted professional baseball's best and finest players for the annual MLB All-Star Game event, with festivities including the Home-Run Derby, Midsummer Classic and MLB FanFest, among other events.  Marlins Park and the nearby Miami Beach Convention Center were host facilities to the official events of the week, and Daktronics equipment was ...

Intentional walk

An update to the MLB rules earlier this year has an effect on how DakStats operators should score the Intentional Walk. Rather than the pitcher throwing four pitches to walk a batter, a hand signal is given by the defensive's teams manager. To properly input this play in DakStats, users should use the Base on ...

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 ...