Published on May 29th, 2017 | by bitcoin0
Fan combines interests in Baseball and Blockchain
In this opinion piece, Metnick recalls his journey to uncover applications for blockchains in Major League Baseball, ultimately presenting a hard-fought rubric outlining the intersection between two of his passions.
First, I love bitcoin and I love baseball, and it’s with no small mental effort that these two topics have been fused together finally in this piece.
Writer’s block drifted all around me, and settled in with the definiteness of Bay-area fog forcing a rain delay.
Viewing professional baseball vertically through the blockchain looking glass, the result was that specific examples were easier to delineate.
Focusing only on the fraud committed within a subset of baseball merchandise and memorabilia – autographed memorabilia, annual sales exceed $1bn.