Pramana News

Communication is Key: A.I. and Humans Speaking in Prose

September 9, 2021 - Albert Chou - “It’s a two-way conversation,” Patton said. “We allow the user to ask a question in free text but we also have a full end-to-end pipeline with NLG technology that scans your database and pushes out prose narratives."

Pramana Labs’ Shift Tool Creates Two-Way Conversations With Data

August 17, 2021 - Joe Lemire - “The reason we named it Pramana is because we think there's a two-way conversation with data,” Pramana CEO and co-founder Corey Patton says of the Sanskrit word defined as “means of knowledge.”

Pramana SHIFT - Angels Set New Record by Drafting 20 Consecutive Pitchers

July 13, 2021 - J.J. Cooper - The Angels had 20 picks in this year’s draft. They selected 20 pitchers—14 righthanders and six lefthanders. Thanks to the Pramana SHIFT we have the answer that yes, this is an all-time record.

Amazon Alexa Teams Up with Pramana to Expand Sports Content

July 6, 2021 - Jacob Feldman - “We want Alexa to be a go-to sports source for all types of fans,” an Amazon spokesperson said in an email. “Our vision is for Alexa to be able to answer any question about any sport, athlete or game/match.”

Podcast: Pramana SHIFT for the 2021 MLB Draft: Interesting Draft Tidbits

July 9, 2021 - J.J. Cooper - Corey Patton from Pramana is back to join JJ Cooper for another deep dive into the 2021 draft. This time the two use Pramana's Shift tool to pull out streaks, demographics and other interesting items to get you ready for the 2021 MLB Draft.

Podcast: Draftpoint Insights Into Intriguing Draft Hitting Prospects

July 2, 2021 - J.J. Cooper - We talk with Pramana CEO Corey Patton to garner draft insights from the Draftpoint tool that uses Natural Language Processing to compare 2021 draft reports with the older reports from hundreds of players in the Baseball America draft database.

Podcast: Draftpoint Insights Into Intriguing Draft Pitching Prospects

July 1, 2021 - J.J. Cooper - We talk with Pramana CEO Corey Patton to discuss the draft's pitching prospects, looking at comps for some of the top pitching prospects in this year's draft, as well as some sleepers that Draftpoint surfaced.

NHL Data More Valuable Thanks to Startup Pramana's Tool Integration

November 5, 2020 - Jacob Feldman - With data more valuable than ever, the NHL has partnered with a North Carolina startup to get the most out of the league’s historical stats.

MLB Draft Podcast: Draftpoint Talks Hitters To Watch

June 5, 2020 - J.J. Cooper - On today's podcast, Corey explains how Draftpoint works and then he and J.J. discuss hitters that Draftpoint surfaced as names to know.

Who Do Spencer Torkelson, Nick Gonzales Compare To? Draftpoint Offers Some Suggestions

June 5, 2020 - J.J. Cooper - The idea is the technology allows us to see what scouts and our own writers have written about players in the past, and then correlate it to present-day draft prospects. It brings in scouting reports, attributes and similarities, then spits out comparable players based on the attributes described.

10 MLB Draft Sleepers To Know According To Draftpoint Technology

June 5, 2020 - J.J. Cooper - Baseball America has partnered with Pramana to use Draftpoint, a natural language processing program, to compare Baseball America’s 2020 draft reports to the database of previous reports.

Draft Podcast: Draftpoint Identifies Five Sleeper Pitchers To Watch

June 4, 2020 - J.J. Cooper - J.J. Cooper and Pramana CEO Corey Patton discuss Draftpoint, the natural language processing tool that Baseball America uses to help supplement our draft coverage. On today's podcast, Corey explains how Draftpoint works and then he and JJ discuss five pitching prospects that Draftpoint surfaced as names to know.

Draftpoint AI-Powered Scouting Tool Gains Access to Baseball America’s Prospect Archive

December 10, 2019 - Andrew Cohen - Baseball America has partnered with Pramana, the creators of a scouting analysis and prediction tool called Draftpoint. The baseball magazine and digital publisher will integrate its archived prospect scouting reports into Draftpoint for Major League teams to access.