retrosheet: Import Professional Baseball Data from 'Retrosheet'

A collection of tools to import and structure the (currently) single-season event, game-log, roster, and schedule data available from <http://www.retrosheet.org>. In particular, the event (a.k.a. play-by-play) files can be especially difficult to parse. This package does the parsing on those files, returning the requested data in the most practical R structure to use for sabermetric or other analyses.

Getting started

Package details

AuthorColin Douglas [aut, cre, cph], Richard Scriven [aut, cph]
MaintainerColin Douglas <colindouglas@gmail.com>
LicenseGPL (>= 2)
Version1.1.2
URL http://github.com/colindouglas/retrosheet
Package repositoryView on CRAN
Installation Install the latest version of this package by entering the following in R:
install.packages("retrosheet")

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retrosheet documentation built on July 2, 2020, 2:50 a.m.