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Row Isolation Added to Sports-Reference Sites

Posted by Alex Bonilla on October 16, 2019

Sports-Reference has added a feature to tables that will make it a lot easier to compare teams and players in an easily scannable fashion. Now, when you select a row on a table, a popup will appear with a button: "Show Only Selected Rows". Highlight the rows you want to isolate, and once you're ready, click the button. The site will then fade out the unselected rows so the only rows displayed are the ones you highlighted. If you want to return to viewing the full table, just click on the "Show All Rows" button.

This feature applies to any tables that don't have row summing capabilities. This will work on both desktop and mobile. You can see a video of the feature in action at Baseball-Reference's Twitter account. You can contact us through our feedback form if you have any questions or suggestions.

2 Responses to “Row Isolation Added to Sports-Reference Sites”

  1. daved Says:

    A summary of the isolated lines should be added

  2. Alex Bonilla Says:

    Thanks for the suggestion!

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