The REST API is done for the SQL Baseball Statistics Database. I used OData and ASP.NET Web API. You can play around with the API here: http://baseballhistoryapi.azurewebsites.net The API is created using ASP.NET Web API 2.2 against the SQL Baseball Statistics Database I mentioned in a previous post. The API […]
The great people at the Baseball Databank Yahoo Group and especially Sean Lahman and Dr Theodore L Turocy have compiled a vast amount of data related to baseball. As a passion of mine since I was a kid who would read stats on the back of baseball cards, this data is fascinating to […]
As many people do not want to convert Markdown to something they can read on most devices I have created a PDF version of Microsoft’s REST API Design Guidelines. You can get the PDF here.
Server side paging is a very important aspect of designing and implementing your OData Data API. As a best practice I always stress when designing your Data API using the OData protocol to be very careful and use a good PageSize setting so that a query will not congest valuable […]