Posted December 7th, 2013 @ 05:11pm by Erik J. Barzeski
Major league baseball's schedule affects the lives of millions of Americans. For 25 years, the masterminds behind the massive undertaking were The Stephensons. A husband and wife duo working with a computer, a pencil and a great deal of cooperation.
ESPN has a great video on the husband-wife team that have crafted MLB's schedule for 25 years.
At about 0:40 in you'll hear this:
In ten years you can generate more possible schedule solutions than there are atoms in the universe.