Contents of the READ.ME file
Baseball Statistics Manager - V02.95
(C)opyright 1987, 1989, 1990, 1991 - Caboose Software Engineering
TO GET BSM 02.95 RUNNING
PLEASE READ! PREVIOUS BSM USERS MUST DELETE THEIR BSMCNFIG FILE!
i.e. "ERASE BSMCNFIG"
REASONS TO REGISTER!
"If this was my job, [BSM] would be worth 10x [the registration price]"
- Steve Hixson
"I haven't used BSM before but yours, plainly, does more."
- Greg Glynn
"I think you and your associates have created an outstanding program."
"None of the others can begin to compare to BSM."
- Joe Trimm
"I cannot believe that I suggested a feature on Monday, and I had a
new release in my possession [with the features incorporated] by the
following week! Impressive and professional."
- Billy Rafferty
You receive a professionally published printed manual, the most recent
version, unlimited support, a copy of the BSM newsletter, plus a free
upgrade to the soon-to-be-released BSM Deluxe 03.00!
Caboose Software Engineering
2921 Bluff Point Lane
Silver Spring, Maryland 20906
WHERE TO GET BSM
The latest shareware release of BSM can be downloaded from the following
Connect America @ 1-512/459-3351
Programmers Corner @ 1-301/586-1180
or you can always receive the absolute latest version directly from
the author for $25 registration fee at his Silver Spring address.
BSM.DOC - Documentation SEATTLE.BSM - Seattle '89 Team
BSM.COM - Program executable BSMSHEET.FIL - Data sheet ASCII file
ORDER.FRM - Order/Registration form
* To print the documentation : A> COPY BSM.DOC PRN:
* To run BSM : A> BSM
* To register : A> COPY ORDER.FRM PRN: . . . and send in $25!
V01.00B (21 Mar 87)
o Original version of BaseStat in Turbo Pascal 3.01a.
o Utilized text menus.
o Statistics were limited to a default team database.
o Written by Brian Sachar and Barry Smith.
V01.21B (24 Mar 87)
o Added limited view procedure.
o Added provisions for expected future features.
V02.00B (04 Apr 87)
o Programmed convienient menu interface.
o Utilized DMA screen writing in certain portions.
o Completed view procedure.
V02.52B (07 Apr 87)
o Added provisions for improvement in configuration file.
o Broke code up into include files.
o Added backup file function.
o Implemented full screen data entry facility.
V01.00 (03 May 87)
o Released BSM via Performing Arts Software of Indianapolis.
V02.61 (16 May 89)
o Wrote embarrasing documentation.
o Public domain release for $10-$25 registration fee.
o David Byron helped in release.
V02.70B (17 Mar 90)
o Allowed innings pitched to be properly edited.
o Added ascending sorting order for appropriate statistics.
o Made data fields larger.
o Adjusted total data fields length.
o Added Brad Behr to programming staff.
V02.80B (01 Apr 90)
o Added Ratio to show comparisons between statistics.
o Allowed sorting on ratio via the Ratio boolean command.
o Added statistic narrowing for minimum requirements.
o Added limited custom report generation.
o Masterful programming by the Behr-Bear team.
V02.85 (20 May 90)
o Added Game Sheet option.
V02.90 (31 May 90)
o Added Innings option.
o Changed color scheme a little.
V02.95 (04 Apr 91)
o Added HP Laserjet configuration control.
o Extended support of the Roster command.
o Enhanced documentation and READ.ME files.
WHAT'S IN STORE FOR BSM
+ Disk based.
+ Can track multiple teams.
+ Turbo Pascal 6.0 exclusive.
+ Game by game detail.
+ On screen report browse.
+ Unique tree like record browsing capability.
+ EGA/VGA support.
+ BSM 02.95, USA Today file compatibility.
+ League support.
+ Limited filtering on date range, team and statistic range.
+ Fully relational.
+ Extremely fast summaries and reports.
+ Multiple browse views.
+ Extremely configurable report generator.