Skip to main content

Python implementation for The Blue Alliance API

Project description

# pyTBA
Python 3 Blue Alliance API Layer for parsing FIRST Robotics Competition event data.

## Features:
* Simple and lightweight API for downloading and parsing BlueAlliance data
* Data caching faster performance
* OPR / Individual Stats calculation

## Adding it to your code:
To install with `pip`:
pip install pyTBA

To add PyTBA to your project, import the `pytba.api` module, and set an app id:

from pytba import api as tba

tba.set_api_key("<Your Name>", "<App Name>", "<App Version>")
## Basic Usage:
The most basic usage is to make a query to an arbitrary URL in the TBA API.
This is done by:
PyTBA makes a request to the TBA API (
and returns the response, stored as a `dict`. (See [TBA API docs]( for more information about keys)

PyTBA can also retrieve data for entire events:
tba.event_get('<Event Code>')
This returns an `Event` object, which groups together location, team, match, awards, and rankings data.
For example, to retrieve a list of `match` models from an `Event`:
event = tba.event_get('2016chcmp')
matches = event.matches

More advanced usage can be found in the documentation in the source code.

##Modules required:
* `requests`
* `cachecontrol`
* `dpath`
* `numpy` - for OPR calculation

###Note about older versions:
If you are updating from an older version (with the single file), be aware that the package structure has become more modularized. The core API code is now in the `pytba.api` module. The `Event` class is now under `pytba.models`. The decorators and utility methods are now under `pytba.util`, and OPR calcuation is now under `pytba.stat`. Check out [the init release]( if you need to clone the older code.

Project details

Download files

Download the file for your platform. If you're not sure which to choose, learn more about installing packages.

Filename, size & hash SHA256 hash help File type Python version Upload date
pyTBA-1.2.1-py3-none-any.whl (17.6 kB) Copy SHA256 hash SHA256 Wheel py3 Mar 24, 2017
pyTBA-1.2.1.tar.gz (12.1 kB) Copy SHA256 hash SHA256 Source None Mar 24, 2017

Supported by

Elastic Elastic Search Pingdom Pingdom Monitoring Google Google BigQuery Sentry Sentry Error logging AWS AWS Cloud computing DataDog DataDog Monitoring Fastly Fastly CDN SignalFx SignalFx Supporter DigiCert DigiCert EV certificate StatusPage StatusPage Status page