David Vincent, called "The Sultan of Swats Stats" by ESPN, is often quoted by Major League Baseball, ESPN, Fox, USA Today, and by many other media outlets on the history of the home run. A long-time member of SABR, he keeps SABR's official home run statistics, and was presented with the organization's highest honor, the Bob Davids Award, in 1999. Vincent is also an official scorer for the Washington Nationals and was featured in Parade magazine in August 2005. He is the co-author of the award-winning The Midsummer Classic: A Complete History of Baseball's All-Star Game. Vincent is a computer programmer for a major multi-national corporation.