Focus on the Critical Few Performance Drivers
Major League Baseball has the longest season of any of the professional sports leagues. Each team in both the American League and the National League plays 162 games to determine the five teams from each league that will vie for the titles of League Champions and the chance to play in the World Series for bragging rights as baseball's best team. Making the play-offs is a big deal because performance in sports is about winning championships. Each season, baseball crowns six Division Champions, two League Champions, and one World Series Champion. These teams are baseball's high performers.
Major League Baseball is big business, with more than $7 billion in annual revenues from the seventy-five million ...