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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 pitchers had fewer than 16 losses before year 1913?Which players had fewer than 41 homers?Which hitters had more than 41 homers before year 1877?
Players
Homers
Frank Abercrombie
Bob Addy
Art Allison
Doug Allison
2
Cap Anson
Robert Armstrong
Al Barker
Ross Barnes
Bill Barrett
Frank Barrows
John Bass
3
Joe Battin
Tommy Beals
Edward Beavens
George Bechtel
1
Steve Bellan
Nate Berkenstock
Tom Berry
Harry Berthrong
Charles Bierman
George Bird
Dave Birdsall
Asa Brainard
Mike Brannock
Henry Burroughs
1
Tom Carey
Jim Carleton
Fred Cone
Ned Connor
Bill Craver
Ned Cuthbert
3
Harry Deane
Pete Donnelly
Ed Duffy
Dave Eggler
George Ewell
Bob Ferguson
Cherokee Fisher
1
Wes Fisler
Frank Fleet
Dickie Flowers
Clipper Flynn
Tom Foley
Jim Foran
1
Davy Force
Chick Fulmer
John Glenn
Wally Goldsmith
Charlie Gould
2
George Hall
2
Jimmy Hallinan
Ralph Ham
Scott Hastings
John Hatfield
George Heubel
Dick Higham
Charlie Hodes
2
Sam Jackson
William Johnson
Bill Kelly
Gene Kimball
Marshall King
2
Steve King
Henry Kohler
Bill Lennon
Andy Leonard
Denny Mack
Fergy Malone
1
Bobby Mathews
Bub McAtee
Dick McBride
James McDermott
Mike McGeary
John McMullin
Cal McVey
Levi Meyerle
4
Charlie Mills
Everett Mills
1
Ed Mincher
Frank Norton
Charlie Pabor
Tom Patterson
Dickey Pearce
Nealy Phelps
Lip Pike
4
Ed Pinkham
1
Al Pratt
Tom Pratt
Joe Quest
Paddy Quinn
John Radcliff
Al Reach
Pony Sager
Harry Schafer
Frank Sellman
1
Count Sensenderfer
Joe Simmons
Charlie Smith
Al Spalding
1
Joe Start
1
Bill Stearns
Gat Stires
2
Ezra Sutton
3
Charlie Sweasy
Fred Treacey
4
Fred Waterman
Deacon White
1
Elmer White
Warren White
Rynie Wolters
Jimmy Wood
1
George Wright
Harry Wright
Tom York
2
George Zettlein
Ham Allen
Andy Allison
Art Allison
Bill Allison
Doug Allison
Doug Allison
Cap Anson
Billy Arnold
Tom Barlow
Ross Barnes
1
John Barrett
Bill Barrett
John Bass
Tommy Beals
Edward Beavens
George Bechtel
Steve Bellan
Cy Bentley
1
William Bestick
Oscar Bielaski
Dave Birdsall
Eddie Booth
Eddie Booth
Bill Boyd
1
Asa Brainard
Asa Brainard
Jim Britt
Oliver Brown
Jack Burdock
Henry Burroughs
Frank Buttery
Tom Carey
2
Jim Carleton
John Clapp
1
Denny Clare
Jim Clinton
Dennis Coughlin
Bill Craver
Candy Cummings
Ned Cuthbert
1
Herman Dehlman
Herm Doscher
Jacob Doyle
Dave Eggler
Bob Ferguson
George Fields
Cherokee Fisher
1
Wes Fisler
Frank Fleet
George Fletcher
Dickie Flowers
Clipper Flynn
Davy Force
Davy Force
Chick Fulmer
1
John Galvin
Count Gedney
3
Count Gedney
John Glenn
John Glenn
Wally Goldsmith
Charlie Gould
George Hall
1
Jim Hall
Scott Hastings
Scott Hastings
John Hatfield
1
George Heubel
Nat Hicks
Dick Higham
2
Paul Hines
Charlie Hodes
Jim Holdsworth
Jim Holdsworth
Holly Hollingshead
Dick Hunt
Dick Hurley
Sam Jackson
Nat Jewett
James Cavanagh
John Kenney
Marshall King
Steve King
Bill Lennon
Andy Leonard
2
David Lenz
Charlie Lowe
Denny Mack
Fergy Malone
Martin Malone
Al Martin
Phonney Martin
Phonney Martin
Bobby Mathews
Bub McAtee
Dick McBride
Frank McCarton
James McDermott
Jack McDonald
Jack McDonald
Jack McDonald
Mike McGeary
John McMullin
Cal McVey
Levi Meyerle
1
Joe Miller
Charlie Mills
Everett Mills
Ed Mincher
Martin Mullen
Tim Murnane
Candy Nelson
Candy Nelson
Jim O'Rourke
Charlie Pabor
Tom Patterson
Dickey Pearce
1
Lip Pike
7
Al Pratt
John Radcliff
1
Al Reach
Bob Reach
Jack Remsen
1
Val Robinson
Fraley Rogers
1
Harry Schafer
1
Frank Sellman
Count Sensenderfer
Joe Simmons
Jim Snyder
Josh Snyder
Al Spalding
Joe Start
Bill Stearns
Sy Studley
Ezra Sutton
Marty Swandell
Charlie Sweasy
Al Thake
Jim Tipper
Fred Treacey
2
Fred Waterman
Deacon White
Warren White
Rynie Wolters
Jimmy Wood
2
Jimmy Wood
Herb Worth
George Wright
2
Harry Wright
Bill Yeatman
Tom York
George Zettlein
George Zettlein
Bob Addy
Bob Addy
1
Art Allison
Doug Allison
Doug Allison
Cap Anson
Ed Atkinson
Henry Austin
Tom Barlow
1
Ross Barnes
2
Bill Barrett
Joe Battin
Tommy Beals
George Bechtel
1
Steve Bellan
Oscar Bielaski
Dave Birdsall
Eddie Booth
Eddie Booth
Bill Boyd
1
Asa Brainard
Jim Britt
Jack Burdock
2
Hugh Campbell
Michael Campbell
Tom Carey
1
John Clapp
1
Jim Clinton
Fred Crane
Bill Craver
Candy Cummings
Ned Cuthbert
2
Herman Dehlman
Jim Devlin
John Donnelly
Herm Doscher
Dave Eggler
Frederick Ehlen
John Farrow
Bob Ferguson
Cherokee Fisher
1
Wes Fisler
1
Frank Fleet
Davy Force
Bill French
Chick Fulmer
1
Count Gedney
1
Joe Gerhardt
John Glenn
1
Wally Goldsmith
John Greason
George Hall
Scott Hastings
John Hatfield
2
Nat Hicks
1
Dick Higham
Paul Hines
1
Jim Holdsworth
Holly Hollingshead
Mike Hooper
Tommy Johns
Levin Jones
Joe Kernan
Henry Kessler
Henry Kohler
Ben Laughlin
Bill Lennon
Andy Leonard
Len Lovett
Denny Mack
Fergy Malone
Jack Manning
Phonney Martin
Bobby Mathews
Dick McBride
Mike McGeary
John McMullin
Cal McVey
2
Levi Meyerle
3
Everett Mills
Tim Murnane
1
Candy Nelson
Al Nevin
Jim O'Rourke
1
Charlie Pabor
Dickey Pearce
1
Nealy Phelps
Lip Pike
4
George Popplein
John Radcliff
Al Reach
Bob Reach
Jack Remsen
1
Fraley Rogers
Johnny Ryan
Lou Say
Harry Schafer
2
Frank Sellman
Count Sensenderfer
John Sheppard
Marty Simpson
Bill Smith
John Smith
Pop Snyder
Al Spalding
1
Joe Start
1
Bill Stearns
Ed Stratton
Ezra Sutton
Marty Swandell
Charlie Sweasy
Fred Treacey
1
Howard Wall
Fred Waterman
Deacon White
1
Warren White
Rynie Wolters
Red Woodhead
Jimmy Wood
Favel Wordsworth
George Wright
3
Harry Wright
2
Tom York
2
George Zettlein
Bob Addy
Doug Allison
Cap Anson
Tom Barlow
Ross Barnes
Billy Barnie
Joe Battin
Tommy Beals
George Bechtel
1
Oscar Bielaski
Frederick Boardman
Tommy Bond
Eddie Booth
1
Bill Boyd
Steve Brady
Asa Brainard
Robert Brown
Jack Burdock
1
Tom Carey
1
Lew Carl
Jack Chapman
Bobby Clack
John Clapp
3
Jim Clinton
Dan Collins
Terry Connell
Bill Craver
Candy Cummings
Ned Cuthbert
2
Harry Deane
Herman Dehlman
Jim Devlin
John Donnelly
Dave Eggler
Jack Farrell
John Farrow
Bob Ferguson
Cherokee Fisher
Wes Fisler
Frank Fleet
Davy Force
Chick Fulmer
Count Gedney
1
Billy Geer
Joe Gerhardt
Henry Gilroy
John Glenn
Charlie Gould
George Hall
1
Jim Hall
Scott Hastings
John Hatfield
Nat Hicks
Dick Higham
1
Paul Hines
Charlie Hodes
Jim Holdsworth
Levin Jones
Henry Kessler
Jake Knodell
Henry Kohler
Mike Ledwith
Andy Leonard
Denny Mack
Fergy Malone
Jack Manning
Jack Manning
Al Martin
Bobby Mathews
Dick McBride
Mike McGeary
Pat McGee
Frank McKenna
John McMullin
2
Cal McVey
3
Levi Meyerle
1
Tom Miller
Everett Mills
Tim Murnane
Candy Nelson
Fancy O'Neil
Jim O'Rourke
5
Charlie Pabor
Tom Patterson
Dickey Pearce
John Peters
1
Nealy Phelps
Lip Pike
1
John Radcliff
1
Al Reach
Hugh Reid
Jack Remsen
2
Henry Reville
Johnny Ryan
Lou Say
Harry Schafer
1
Frank Sellman
Count Sensenderfer
Orator Shafer
1
Orator Shafer
Bill Smiley
John Smith
Charlie Snow
Pop Snyder
1
Al Spalding
Joe Start
2
Bill Stearns
Ezra Sutton
Charlie Sweasy
Charlie Sweasy
Z. H. Taylor
Jim Tipper
Fred Treacey
Billy West
Deacon White
3
Warren White
George Wright
2
Harry Wright
2
Tom York
George Zettlein
John Abadie
John Abadie
Bob Addy
Art Allison
Art Allison
1
Doug Allison
Cap Anson
Harry Arundel
Studs Bancker
Tom Barlow
Tom Barlow
Ross Barnes
1
Billy Barnie
Billy Barnie
Joe Battin
Tommy Beals
George Bechtel
George Bechtel
Oscar Bielaski
Joe Blong
Tommy Bond
Eddie Booth
Joe Borden
Bill Boyd
1
George Bradley
Spike Brady
Steve Brady
Steve Brady
Mike Brannock
Oliver Brown
Jack Burdock
Doc Bushong
John Carbine
Tom Carey
John Cassidy
1
John Cassidy
Jack Chapman
Bobby Clack
John Clapp
Jim Clinton
William Coon
Fred Crane
Bill Craver
Bill Craver
2
Art Croft
Bill Crowley
Candy Cummings
Ned Cuthbert
John Dailey
John Dailey
Herman Dehlman
Jim Devlin
John Dillon
Packy Dillon
Lester Dole
Herm Doscher
Dave Eggler
Joe Ellick
Bob Ferguson
Sam Field
Sam Field
Cherokee Fisher
Wes Fisler
Frank Fleet
Frank Fleet
Silver Flint
Will Foley
Davy Force
Chick Fulmer
Washington Fulmer
Pud Galvin
Count Gedney
Billy Geer
Joe Gerhardt
Hugh Gilgan
Thomas Gilmore
Henry Gilroy
John Glenn
Mike Golden
Mike Golden
Fred Goldsmith
Wally Goldsmith
Charlie Gould
Bill Hague
George Hall
4
Jimmy Hallinan
Jimmy Hallinan
3
Jim Hall
Bill Harbridge
Rit Harrison
Scott Hastings
John Hatfield
Charlie Hautz
Frank Heifer
Nat Hicks
Dick Higham
Dick Higham
Paul Hines
Jim Holdsworth
Holly Hollingshead
Charley Jones
Charley Jones
Jim Keenan
George Keerl
Henry Kessler
George Knight
Lon Knight
Jake Knodell
Jumbo Latham
Jumbo Latham
Andy Leonard
1
Len Lovett
John Lowry
Henry Luff
2
Fergy Malone
Jack Manning
1
Al Martin
Charlie Mason
Charlie Mason
Bobby Mathews
Dick McBride
Bill McCloskey
Mike McGeary
Pat McGee
Pat McGee
Tim McGinley
Tim McGinley
John McKelvey
John McMullin
2
Trick McSorley
Cal McVey
3
Alfred Metcalfe
Levi Meyerle
1
Joe Miller
Joe Miller
Tom Miller
Everett Mills
1
Molly Moore
Pidgey Morgan
Horatio Munn
Tim Murnane
1
Candy Nelson
Al Nichols
Tricky Nichols
Hugh O'Neil
Tom Oran
Jim O'Rourke
6
Charlie Pabor
Charlie Pabor
Bill Parks
Bill Parks
Tom Patterson
Dickey Pearce
John Peters
Nealy Phelps
Lip Pike
Paddy Quinn
Paddy Quinn
Paddy Quinn
John Radcliff
Al Reach
Billy Redmond
Jack Remsen
Larry Ressler
William Rexter
John Richmond
Billy Riley
Adam Rocap
Johnny Ryan
Lou Say
Harry Schafer
Frank Sellman
George Seward
Orator Shafer
Joe Simmons
John Smith
Tom Smith
Pop Snyder
1
Ed Somerville
Ed Somerville
Al Spalding
Joe Start
4
Bill Stearns
Robert Stevens
Ezra Sutton
1
Charlie Sweasy
Walter Terry
Frank Thompson
Frank Thompson
Jim Tipper
Fred Treacey
Fred Treacey
George Trenwith
George Trenwith
Charlie Waitt
Oscar Walker
Fred Warner
Fred Waterman
Sam Weaver
Deacon White
1
Warren White
Charles Witherow
George Wright
2
Harry Wright
Sam Wright
Tom York
George Zettlein
George Zettlein
Bob Addy
Art Allison
Doug Allison
Fred Andrus
Cap Anson
2
Ross Barnes
1
Joe Battin
George Bechtel
George Bechtel
John Bergh
Oscar Bielaski
Joe Blong
Tommy Bond
Amos Booth
Eddie Booth
Joe Borden
Foghorn Bradley
George Bradley
Lew Brown
2
Jack Burdock
Doc Bushong
John Carbine
Tom Carey
John Cassidy
Jack Chapman
Bobby Clack
John Clapp
Jim Clinton
Dan Collins
William Coon
Bill Craver
Candy Cummings
John Curran
Ned Cuthbert
Dory Dean
Herman Dehlman
Jim Devlin
Dave Eggler
George Fair
Bob Ferguson
Sam Field
Cherokee Fisher
Wes Fisler
1
Will Foley
Davy Force
Davy Force
Bill Fouser
Chick Fulmer
1
Joe Gerhardt
2
John Glenn
Charlie Gould
Bill Hague
1
George Hall
5
Jimmy Hallinan
2
Bill Harbridge
Scott Hastings
John Hatfield
John Hayes
George Heubel
Nat Hicks
Dick Higham
Paul Hines
2
Bill Holbert
Jim Holdsworth
Charley Jones
4
Henry Kessler
Lon Knight
Flip Lafferty
Terry Larkin
Andy Leonard
Denny Mack
1
Fergy Malone
John Maloney
Jack Manning
2
Bobby Mathews
Dick McBride
Mike McGeary
Tim McGinley
John McGuinness
Cal McVey
1
Levi Meyerle
Everett Mills
John Morrill
John Mullin
Tim Murnane
2
Al Nichols
Tricky Nichols
Jim O'Rourke
2
Bill Parks
Lou Paul
Dickey Pearce
Frank Pearce
John Peters
1
Nealy Phelps
Nealy Phelps
Dave Pierson
Lip Pike
1
Jack Remsen
1
Whitey Ritterson
Johnny Ryan
1
Harry Schafer
George Seward
Jim Shanley
Pop Snyder
1
Redleg Snyder
Ed Somerville
Al Spalding
Joe Start
Ezra Sutton
1
Charlie Sweasy
Fred Treacey
Pete Treacey
Bob Valentine
Jim Ward
Fred Warner
Billy West
Deacon White
1
Frank Whitney
Dale Williams
George Wright
1
Harry Wright
Sam Wright
Tom York
1
George Zettlein
Bob Addy
Doug Allison
Cap Anson
Ross Barnes
John Bass
Joe Battin
1
Joe Blong
Tommy Bond
Amos Booth
George Bradley
Lew Brown
1
Josh Bunce
Jack Burdock
Tom Carey
1
John Cassidy
John Clapp
Bill Craver
Art Croft
Bill Crowley
1
Candy Cummings
Ned Cuthbert
Herman Dehlman
Jim Devlin
1
Mike Dorgan
Charlie Eden
Dave Eggler
Bob Ferguson
Cherokee Fisher
Will Foley
Davy Force
Joe Gerhardt
1
Jack Gleason
John Glenn
Charlie Gould
Bill Hague
1
John Haldeman
George Hall
Jimmy Hallinan
Jimmy Hallinan
Bill Harbridge
Scott Hastings
Nat Hicks
Paul Hines
Jim Holdsworth
Charley Jones
1
Charley Jones
Charley Jones
1
Henry Kessler
Flip Lafferty
Terry Larkin
1
Jumbo Latham
Leonidas Lee
Andy Leonard
Harry Little
Harry Little
Harry Little
Tom Loftus
John Maloney
Jack Manning
Bobby Mathews
Mike McGeary
Patrick McKenna
Cal McVey
Levi Meyerle
George Miller
Bobby Mitchell
John Morrill
Tim Murnane
1
George Newell
Al Nichols
Tricky Nichols
Jim O'Rourke
Dickey Pearce
John Peters
Israel Pike
Lip Pike
4
Paddy Quinn
Billy Redmond
Laurie Reis
Jack Remsen
Dave Rowe
Johnny Ryan
Harry Schafer
Orator Shafer
3
Harry Smith
Harry Smith
Pop Snyder
2
Al Spalding
Joe Start
1
Chub Sullivan
Ezra Sutton
Live Oak Taylor
Charlie Waitt
Deacon White
2
Will White
George Wright
Harry Wright
Tom York
1
Doug Allison
Cap Anson
Charlie Bennett
1
Frank Bliss
Tommy Bond
Lew Brown
1
Jack Burdock
Tom Carey
John Cassidy
John Clapp
Fred Corey
George Creamer
Art Croft
Abner Dalrymple
Buttercup Dickerson
Joe Ellick
Bob Ferguson
Cherokee Fisher
Silver Flint
Will Foley
Billy Geer
Joe Gerhardt
Mike Golden
Jake Goodman
1
Bill Hague
Jimmy Hallinan
Jimmy Hallinan
Frank Hankinson
1
Bill Harbridge
Tom Healey
Tom Healey
Dick Higham
1
Paul Hines
4
Bill Holbert
Alamazoo Jennings
Charley Jones
3
King Kelly
Jake Knodell
Terry Larkin
Andy Leonard