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This demonstration of natural language by Ability Intelligence shows how to use regular sentences to get data from large databases.Ask it a question and send us your comments or requests at info@abilityintelligence.com.

Here are some curated examples:

Which pitchers had more than 50 wins?
Which hitters had more than 175 RBIs? Show hits, doubles, and triples also.
Which position players had more than 50 home runs after the year 1990?

Try some randomly generated questions:

Which position players had fewer than 139 runs between years 1907 and 1966?Which pitchers had fewer than 18 complete games before year 1950?Which position players had more than 40 homers?
Hitters
Hits
Frank Abercrombie
Bob Addy
32
Art Allison
40
Doug Allison
44
Cap Anson
39
Robert Armstrong
11
Al Barker
1
Ross Barnes
63
Bill Barrett
1
Frank Barrows
13
John Bass
27
Joe Battin
Tommy Beals
7
Edward Beavens
6
George Bechtel
33
Steve Bellan
32
Nate Berkenstock
Tom Berry
1
Harry Berthrong
17
Charles Bierman
George Bird
28
Dave Birdsall
46
Asa Brainard
30
Mike Brannock
1
Henry Burroughs
15
Tom Carey
20
Jim Carleton
32
Fred Cone
20
Ned Connor
7
Bill Craver
38
Ned Cuthbert
37
Harry Deane
4
Pete Donnelly
7
Ed Duffy
28
Dave Eggler
47
George Ewell
Bob Ferguson
38
Cherokee Fisher
28
Wes Fisler
41
Frank Fleet
2
Dickie Flowers
33
Clipper Flynn
48
Tom Foley
22
Jim Foran
31
Davy Force
45
Chick Fulmer
17
John Glenn
37
Wally Goldsmith
18
Charlie Gould
43
George Hall
40
Jimmy Hallinan
5
Ralph Ham
28
Scott Hastings
30
John Hatfield
43
George Heubel
23
Dick Higham
34
Charlie Hodes
36
Sam Jackson
17
William Johnson
15
Bill Kelly
15
Gene Kimball
25
Marshall King
21
Steve King
57
Henry Kohler
2
Bill Lennon
11
Andy Leonard
43
Denny Mack
30
Fergy Malone
46
Bobby Mathews
24
Bub McAtee
37
Dick McBride
31
James McDermott
2
Mike McGeary
39
John McMullin
38
Cal McVey
66
Levi Meyerle
64
Charlie Mills
36
Everett Mills
43
Ed Mincher
8
Frank Norton
Charlie Pabor
42
Tom Patterson
31
Dickey Pearce
44
Nealy Phelps
Lip Pike
49
Ed Pinkham
25
Al Pratt
34
Tom Pratt
2
Joe Quest
3
Paddy Quinn
4
John Radcliff
44
Al Reach
47
Pony Sager
11
Harry Schafer
42
Frank Sellman
15
Count Sensenderfer
41
Joe Simmons
28
Charlie Smith
19
Al Spalding
39
Joe Start
58
Bill Stearns
Gat Stires
30
Ezra Sutton
45
Charlie Sweasy
4
Fred Treacey
42
Fred Waterman
50
Deacon White
47
Elmer White
18
Warren White
Rynie Wolters
51
Jimmy Wood
51
George Wright
33
Harry Wright
44
Tom York
37
George Zettlein
32
Ham Allen
19
Andy Allison
15
Art Allison
23
Bill Allison
3
Doug Allison
35
Doug Allison
28
Billy Arnold
1
Tom Barlow
54
John Barrett
7
Bill Barrett
John Bass
1
Tommy Beals
11
Edward Beavens
9
George Bechtel
74
Steve Bellan
30
Cy Bentley
25
William Bestick
4
Oscar Bielaski
8
Dave Birdsall
16
Eddie Booth
37
Eddie Booth
19
Bill Boyd
44
Asa Brainard
16
Asa Brainard
5
Jim Britt
41
Oliver Brown
2
Jack Burdock
47
Henry Burroughs
1
Frank Buttery
20
Tom Carey
57
Jim Carleton
12
John Clapp
27
Denny Clare
1
Jim Clinton
24
Dennis Coughlin
11
Bill Craver
50
Candy Cummings
52
Herman Dehlman
37
Herm Doscher
9
Jacob Doyle
11
Bob Ferguson
46
George Fields
19
Cherokee Fisher
52
Wes Fisler
85
Frank Fleet
12
George Fletcher
2
Dickie Flowers
4
Clipper Flynn
9
Davy Force
53
Davy Force
41
Chick Fulmer
50
John Galvin
Count Gedney
20
Count Gedney
13
John Glenn
6
John Glenn
2
Wally Goldsmith
10
Charlie Gould
54
George Hall
84
Jim Hall
18
Scott Hastings
45
Scott Hastings
19
George Heubel
3
Nat Hicks
82
Dick Higham
84
Paul Hines
11
Charlie Hodes
15
Jim Holdsworth
33
Jim Holdsworth
3
Holly Hollingshead
14
Dick Hunt
15
Dick Hurley
Sam Jackson
2
Nat Jewett
1
James Cavanagh
6
John Kenney
Marshall King
Steve King
39
Bill Lennon
11
Andy Leonard
84
David Lenz
1
Charlie Lowe
5
Denny Mack
59
Fergy Malone
60
Martin Malone
6
Al Martin
5
Phonney Martin
36
Phonney Martin
15
Bobby Mathews
50
Bub McAtee
28
Dick McBride
74
Frank McCarton
25
James McDermott
9
Jack McDonald
2
Jack McDonald
Jack McDonald
14
Mike McGeary
81
John McMullin
60
Cal McVey
76
Levi Meyerle
48
Joe Miller
1
Charlie Mills
4
Everett Mills
79
Ed Mincher
5
Martin Mullen
Tim Murnane
41
Candy Nelson
7
Candy Nelson
19
Jim O'Rourke
27
Charlie Pabor
19
Tom Patterson
10
Dickey Pearce
39
Lip Pike
85
Al Pratt
18
John Radcliff
86
Al Reach
23
Bob Reach
2
Jack Remsen
39
Val Robinson
6
Fraley Rogers
56
Harry Schafer
65
Frank Sellman
10
Count Sensenderfer
2
Joe Simmons
23
Jim Snyder
30
Josh Snyder
6
Al Spalding
84
Joe Start
75
Bill Stearns
11
Sy Studley
2
Ezra Sutton
30
Marty Swandell
12
Charlie Sweasy
16
Al Thake
23
Jim Tipper
29
Fred Treacey
65
Fred Waterman
17
Deacon White
37
Warren White
12
Rynie Wolters
16
Jimmy Wood
38
Jimmy Wood
6
Herb Worth
1
George Wright
86
Harry Wright
53
Bill Yeatman
Tom York
66
George Zettlein
29
George Zettlein
3
Bob Addy
16
Bob Addy
54
Art Allison
32
Doug Allison
24
Doug Allison
10
Ed Atkinson
Henry Austin
25
Tom Barlow
74
Bill Barrett
1
Joe Battin
3
Tommy Beals
46
George Bechtel
63
Steve Bellan
7
Oscar Bielaski
49
Dave Birdsall
1
Eddie Booth
21
Eddie Booth
14
Bill Boyd
63
Asa Brainard
18
Jim Britt
47
Jack Burdock
62
Hugh Campbell
13
Michael Campbell
12
John Clapp
62
Jim Clinton
9
Fred Crane
1
Bill Craver
57
Candy Cummings
48
Ned Cuthbert
77
Herman Dehlman
52
Jim Devlin
24
John Donnelly
35
Herm Doscher
1
Frederick Ehlen
John Farrow
8
Bob Ferguson
59
Cherokee Fisher
66
Wes Fisler
75
Frank Fleet
23
Davy Force
85
Bill French
4
Chick Fulmer
66
Count Gedney
60
Joe Gerhardt
12
John Glenn
49
Wally Goldsmith
John Greason
4
George Hall
58
Scott Hastings
41
John Hatfield
78
Nat Hicks
29
Dick Higham
77
Paul Hines
60
Jim Holdsworth
75
Holly Hollingshead
35
Mike Hooper
3
Tommy Johns
Levin Jones
3
Joe Kernan
3
Henry Kessler
1
Henry Kohler
3
Ben Laughlin
12
Bill Lennon
4
Len Lovett
2
Denny Mack
60
Fergy Malone
75
Jack Manning
41
Phonney Martin
31
Bobby Mathews
43
Dick McBride
71
Mike McGeary
83
John McMullin
62
Cal McVey
73
Levi Meyerle
83
Tim Murnane
39
Candy Nelson
55
Al Nevin
11
Charlie Pabor
82
Dickey Pearce
72
Nealy Phelps
George Popplein
John Radcliff
70
Al Reach
16
Bob Reach
1
Jack Remsen
61
Fraley Rogers
4
Johnny Ryan
2
Lou Say
2
Harry Schafer
79
Frank Sellman
1
Count Sensenderfer
24
John Sheppard
Marty Simpson
2
Bill Smith
4
John Smith
2
Pop Snyder
21
Joe Start
67
Bill Stearns
24
Ed Stratton
2
Ezra Sutton
81
Marty Swandell
1
Charlie Sweasy
1
Fred Treacey
62
Howard Wall
1
Fred Waterman
28
Warren White
43
Rynie Wolters
Red Woodhead
Jimmy Wood
67
Favel Wordsworth
10
Harry Wright
68
Tom York
84
George Zettlein
50
Bob Addy
51
Tom Barlow
46
Billy Barnie
35
Joe Battin
52
Tommy Beals
19
George Bechtel
42
Oscar Bielaski
45
Frederick Boardman
1
Tommy Bond
54
Eddie Booth
47
Bill Boyd
41
Steve Brady
37
Asa Brainard
47
Robert Brown
Jack Burdock
75
Tom Carey
82
Lew Carl
Jack Chapman
64
Bobby Clack
23
John Clapp
48
Jim Clinton
2
Dan Collins
1
Terry Connell
Candy Cummings
52
Ned Cuthbert
79
Harry Deane
50
Herman Dehlman
49
Jim Devlin
58
John Donnelly
5
Jack Farrell
5
John Farrow
26
Bob Ferguson
64
Cherokee Fisher
54
Wes Fisler
59
Frank Fleet
22
Chick Fulmer
72
Count Gedney
61
Billy Geer
2
Joe Gerhardt
19
Henry Gilroy
8
John Glenn
67
Charlie Gould
32
George Hall
64
Jim Hall
1
Scott Hastings
80
John Hatfield
66
Nat Hicks
73
Paul Hines
80
Charlie Hodes
12
Levin Jones
1
Henry Kessler
17
Jake Knodell
12
Henry Kohler
Mike Ledwith
1
Denny Mack
51
Fergy Malone
56
Jack Manning
61
Jack Manning
1
Al Martin
4
Bobby Mathews
72
Dick McBride
57
Pat McGee
11
Frank McKenna
Tom Miller
8
Everett Mills
69
Tim Murnane
17
Candy Nelson
73
Fancy O'Neil
Charlie Pabor
17
Tom Patterson
2
Dickey Pearce
75
John Peters
69
Nealy Phelps
3
Lip Pike
83
1
John Radcliff
25
Al Reach
7
Hugh Reid
Jack Remsen
65
Henry Reville
Johnny Ryan
35
Lou Say
14
Frank Sellman
16
Count Sensenderfer
3
Orator Shafer
8
Orator Shafer
1
Bill Smiley
John Smith
4
Charlie Snow
1
Pop Snyder
33
Bill Stearns
21
Ezra Sutton
71
Charlie Sweasy
8
Charlie Sweasy
5
Z. H. Taylor
12
Jim Tipper
60
Fred Treacey
28
Billy West
8
Warren White
57
Harry Wright
58
Tom York
56
George Zettlein
47
John Abadie
10
John Abadie
1
Bob Addy
80
Art Allison
24
Art Allison
42
Doug Allison
67
Harry Arundel
Studs Bancker
11
Tom Barlow
1
Tom Barlow
Billy Barnie
4
Billy Barnie
5
Joe Battin
71
Tommy Beals
41
George Bechtel
17
George Bechtel
46
Oscar Bielaski
48
Joe Blong
10
Tommy Bond
77
Eddie Booth
56
Joe Borden
3
Bill Boyd
44
George Bradley
62
Spike Brady
1
Steve Brady
13
Steve Brady
Mike Brannock
1
Oliver Brown
Doc Bushong
3
John Carbine
3
John Cassidy
29
John Cassidy
3
Jack Chapman
44
Bobby Clack
6
John Clapp
77
Jim Clinton
10
William Coon
2
Fred Crane
17
Bill Craver
18
Bill Craver
83
Art Croft
15
Bill Crowley
3
Candy Cummings
44
Ned Cuthbert
78
John Dailey
20
John Dailey
1
Herman Dehlman
57
John Dillon
Packy Dillon
3
Lester Dole
2
Herm Doscher
15
1
Joe Ellick
6
2
Sam Field
1
Sam Field
5
Cherokee Fisher
41
Wes Fisler
74
Frank Fleet
1
Frank Fleet
25
Silver Flint
5
Will Foley
3
Chick Fulmer
65
Washington Fulmer
2
Pud Galvin
6
Count Gedney
55
Billy Geer
40
Joe Gerhardt
54
Hugh Gilgan
2
Thomas Gilmore
3
Henry Gilroy
1
John Glenn
75
Mike Golden
6
Mike Golden
40
Fred Goldsmith
2
Wally Goldsmith
6
Charlie Gould
29
Bill Hague
57
Jimmy Hallinan
14
Jimmy Hallinan
58
Jim Hall
1
Bill Harbridge
50
Rit Harrison
2
Scott Hastings
73
John Hatfield
2
Charlie Hautz
25
Frank Heifer
14
1
Nat Hicks
67
Dick Higham
49
Dick Higham
25
Holly Hollingshead
20
Charley Jones
13
Charley Jones
Jim Keenan
1
George Keerl
3
Henry Kessler
26
George Knight
Lon Knight
6
Jake Knodell
32
Jumbo Latham
21
Jumbo Latham
15
Len Lovett
5
John Lowry
3
Henry Luff
45
Fergy Malone
28
Al Martin
3
Charlie Mason
11
Charlie Mason
3
Bobby Mathews
48
Dick McBride
73
Bill McCloskey
7
Pat McGee
17
Pat McGee
10
Tim McGinley
12
Tim McGinley
36
John McKelvey
43
John McMullin
57
Trick McSorley
11
Alfred Metcalfe
7
Joe Miller
6
Joe Miller
8
Tom Miller
35
Molly Moore
19
Pidgey Morgan
18
Horatio Munn
Tim Murnane
85
Candy Nelson
55
Al Nichols
20
Tricky Nichols
23
Hugh O'Neil
2
Tom Oran
15
Charlie Pabor
36
Charlie Pabor
8
Bill Parks
20
Bill Parks
1
Tom Patterson
9
Dickey Pearce
77
John Peters
85
Nealy Phelps
2
1
Paddy Quinn
14
Paddy Quinn
3
Paddy Quinn
14
John Radcliff
4
Al Reach
4
Billy Redmond
16
Larry Ressler
21
William Rexter
John Richmond
25
Billy Riley
5
Adam Rocap
12
Johnny Ryan
23
Lou Say
10
Harry Schafer
64
Frank Sellman
1
George Seward
24
Orator Shafer
17
Joe Simmons
9
John Smith
Tom Smith
1
Pop Snyder
64
Ed Somerville
13
Ed Somerville
29
Bill Stearns
20
Robert Stevens
1
1
3
Charlie Sweasy
13
Walter Terry
4
Frank Thompson
2
Frank Thompson
4
Jim Tipper
25
Fred Treacey
12
Fred Treacey
38
George Trenwith
8
George Trenwith
6
Charlie Waitt
23
Oscar Walker
Fred Warner
14
Fred Waterman
6
Sam Weaver
1
Warren White
71
Charles Witherow
Harry Wright
1
Sam Wright
24
George Zettlein
29
George Zettlein
15
Bob Addy
40
Art Allison
27
Doug Allison
43
Fred Andrus
11
Joe Battin
85
George Bechtel
10
George Bechtel
3
John Bergh
Oscar Bielaski
29
Joe Blong
62
Tommy Bond
50
Amos Booth
71
Eddie Booth
49
Joe Borden
25
Foghorn Bradley
19
George Bradley
66
Lew Brown
41
Jack Burdock
80
Doc Bushong
1
John Carbine
4
Tom Carey
78
John Cassidy
13
Jack Chapman
16
Bobby Clack
19
Jim Clinton
22
Dan Collins
4
William Coon
50
Bill Craver
55
Candy Cummings
17
John Curran
4
Ned Cuthbert
70
Dory Dean
36
Herman Dehlman
45
Dave Eggler
52
George Fair
Bob Ferguson
82
Sam Field
Cherokee Fisher
32
Wes Fisler
80
Will Foley
50
Davy Force
66
Davy Force
Bill Fouser
12
Chick Fulmer
73
Joe Gerhardt
76
John Glenn
84
Charlie Gould
65
Bill Hague
78
Jimmy Hallinan
67
Bill Harbridge
23
Scott Hastings
73
John Hatfield
1
John Hayes
3
George Heubel
Nat Hicks
44
Bill Holbert
11
Jim Holdsworth
64
Charley Jones
79
Henry Kessler
64
Lon Knight
60
Flip Lafferty
Terry Larkin
Andy Leonard
85
Denny Mack
39
Fergy Malone
22
John Maloney
2
Jack Manning
76
Bobby Mathews
40
Dick McBride
3
Mike McGeary
72
Tim McGinley
6
John McGuinness
Everett Mills
66
John Morrill
73
John Mullin
Al Nichols
38
Tricky Nichols
Bill Parks
Lou Paul
2
Dickey Pearce
21
Frank Pearce
Nealy Phelps
Nealy Phelps
Dave Pierson
55
Whitey Ritterson
13
Johnny Ryan
61
Harry Schafer
72
George Seward
Jim Shanley
1
Pop Snyder
44
Redleg Snyder
31
Ed Somerville
48
Joe Start
73
Ezra Sutton
70
Charlie Sweasy
46
Fred Treacey
54
Pete Treacey
Bob Valentine
Jim Ward
2
Fred Warner
Billy West
Frank Whitney
33
Dale Williams
7
Harry Wright
Sam Wright
1
Tom York
68
George Zettlein
27
Bob Addy
68
Doug Allison
17
Cap Anson
86
Ross Barnes
25
John Bass
1
Joe Battin
45
Joe Blong
47
Tommy Bond
59
Amos Booth
27
George Bradley
52
Lew Brown
56
Josh Bunce
Jack Burdock
72
Tom Carey
70
John Clapp
81
Bill Craver
63
Art Croft
51
Bill Crowley
67
Candy Cummings
14
Ned Cuthbert
10
Herman Dehlman
22
Jim Devlin
72
Mike Dorgan
82
Charlie Eden
12
Dave Eggler
36
Bob Ferguson
65
Cherokee Fisher
Will Foley
41
Davy Force
59
Joe Gerhardt
76
Jack Gleason
1
John Glenn
46
Charlie Gould
25
Bill Hague
70
John Haldeman
Jimmy Hallinan
27
Jimmy Hallinan
25
Bill Harbridge
37
Scott Hastings
10
Nat Hicks
6
Paul Hines
73
Jim Holdsworth
66
Charley Jones
21
Charley Jones
3
Charley Jones
51
Henry Kessler
2
Flip Lafferty
1
Terry Larkin
52
Jumbo Latham
81
Leonidas Lee
5
Andy Leonard
78
Harry Little
1
Harry Little
Harry Little
1
Tom Loftus
2
John Maloney
1
Jack Manning
80
Bobby Mathews
10
Mike McGeary
65
Patrick McKenna
1
Levi Meyerle
35
George Miller
6
Bobby Mitchell
10
John Morrill
73
Tim Murnane
39
George Newell
Al Nichols
4
Tricky Nichols
31
Dickey Pearce
5
John Peters
84
Israel Pike
1
Lip Pike
78
Paddy Quinn
1
Billy Redmond
3
Laurie Reis
2
Jack Remsen
32
Dave Rowe
2
Johnny Ryan
4
Harry Schafer
39
Orator Shafer
74
Harry Smith
19
Harry Smith
9
Pop Snyder
64
Al Spalding
65
Chub Sullivan
8
Ezra Sutton
74
Live Oak Taylor
3
Charlie Waitt
4
Will White
3
George Wright
80
Harry Wright
Tom York
67
Doug Allison
22
Charlie Bennett
45
Frank Bliss
1
Tommy Bond
50
Lew Brown
74
Jack Burdock
64
Tom Carey
60
John Cassidy
68
John Clapp
80
Fred Corey
3
George Creamer
41
Art Croft
35
Buttercup Dickerson
38
Joe Ellick
2
Cherokee Fisher
Silver Flint
57
Will Foley
62
Billy Geer
52
Joe Gerhardt
77
Mike Golden
44
Jake Goodman
62
Bill Hague
51
Jimmy Hallinan
19
Jimmy Hallinan
3
Frank Hankinson
64
Bill Harbridge
71
Tom Healey
2
Tom Healey
8
Bill Holbert
32
Alamazoo Jennings
Charley Jones
81
King Kelly
67
Jake Knodell
3
Terry Larkin
65
Andy Leonard
68
Jack Manning
63
Bill McClellan
46
Jim McCormick
8
Russ McKelvy
57
Cal McVey
83
Bobby Mitchell
12
Pidgey Morgan
11
John Morrill
56
Tim Murnane
45
Candy Nelson
11
Tricky Nichols
9
The Only Nolan
37
Jim O'Rourke
71
John Peters
76
Lip Pike
47
Lip Pike
5
Phil Powers
5
Joe Quest
57
Billy Redmond
43
Laurie Reis
3
Jack Remsen
52
Harry Schafer
1
Pop Snyder
48
Al Spalding
2
Bill Sullivan
1
Chub Sullivan
63
Ezra Sutton
54
Charlie Sweasy
37
Bill Traffley
1
John Ward
27
Fred Warner
41
Sam Weaver
34
Harry Wheeler
4
Deacon White
81
Will White
28
Ned Williamson
58
George Wright
60
Tom York
83
George Adams
3
Jack Allen
9
Jack Allen
7
Doug Allison
Cap Anson
72
Ross Barnes
86
Tommy Bond
62
George Bradley
62
Dan Brouthers
46
Lew Brown
59
Lew Brown
6
Jack Burdock
86
Mike Burke
26
Tom Carey
80
Hick Carpenter
53
Ed Caskin
78
John Cassidy
7
Aaron Clapp
39
John Clapp
77
Ed Cogswell
76
George Creamer
13
Bill Crowley
75
Frank Decker
1
Tom Dolan
Mike Dorgan
72
Herm Doscher
42
Herm Doscher
2
Dave Eggler
66
Jake Evans
65
Jack Farrell
73
Jack Farrell
13
Bob Ferguson
31
Curry Foley
46
Will Foley
46
Davy Force
66
Chick Fulmer
82
Pud Galvin
66
Gid Gardner
1
Joe Gerhardt
62
Barney Gilligan
35
Jack Glasscock
68
Fred Goldsmith
9
George Gore
70
Emil Gross
46
Fred Gunkle
Bill Hague
47
Al Hall
79
Frank Hankinson
31
Bill Harbridge
2
Bill Hawes
31
Thorny Hawkes
52