Tag: stats

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 ...

RTD explained in 5 minutes

Placing Real-Time Data (RTD) on your Daktronics display is a common practice that many facilities use in lieu of standard scoreboards. Knowing how RTD works is a critical part of operating and maintaining a control system that sometimes gets overlooked on-site.

Tips for Testing Stats for Professional Baseball

Stats are a crucial element of a baseball production, so don’t wait until game day to test out the data messages on your display(s). We suggest running a test game with stats to make sure your messages clearly convey the information that will grab your fan's attention. Follow these tips to set up a test game ...

Troubleshooting RTD

Real Time Data (RTD) is often a huge part of any event when it comes to displaying player stats, clocks, out-of-town scores, Tweets, closed captioning; or shot charts on a video board. There are numerous interface options for displaying data in Daktronics control systems, and depending on the application, you may use one or more. ...