Post Archive

May 2014

Current EventsGeneralUncategorized

We are now two full months into the 2014 season and several unheralded starting pitchers have been making headlines.  None of these guys were ranked highly this Spring and some of them weren’t ranked at all, but they are all ranked in the top 30 for the season thus far. Let’s examine them

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GeneralUncategorized

We’re almost exactly two months into the baseball season, and I’ve always liked to use the start of June as the jumping off point to make my first real soul-searching conclusions about the squad(s) I’m fielding. We’ve reached a stage of the season where a decent number of stats have

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Last week I covered the second half of the second round of a 20-team dynasty league’s minor league draft. To check that out, click here, and within that link is a link to a previous iteration of this exercise that full explains the league settings/structure. From there it’s just links within links until

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The Dynasty Guru Experts LeagueUncategorized

You’ve been following TDGX. You love TDGX. We all love TDGX.  And every week here at The Dynasty Guru, I am going to be bringing you commentary from our flagship experts’ league, directly from the participants themselves. Today we’re going to cover all of the transactions made post-draft, including a

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Trader's CornerUncategorized

If there’s one player you might be able to get the world for right now, it’s Mookie Betts. Not only has he gone bat guano crazy in the minors this year, but he’s recently started playing the outfield, which has caused fantasy owners to go bat guano crazy in anticipation

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Bouncing BackUncategorized

As a dynasty league player and MiLB fan, you probably gravitate toward what is shiny and new. It’s a natural impulse, and it’s one I have to fight myself all the time. The following names might not inspire tremendous confidence in you, as you’ve seen them struggle and have become

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Current EventsGeneralUncategorized

This week I will take a look at some players who you should try to target in trade negotiations.  The two best times to trade for a player are at the end of a slump when his price has bottomed out,  and just before he goes on a hot streak that shoots

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Matt Holliday is the very definition of a beautiful, boring player. Here are Matt Holliday’s wRC+ numbers for each of the last eight seasons and dating back to his 2006 breakout campaign with the Rockies: 139, 151, 141, 141, 149, 154, 142, 148. That’s eight seasons with a spread of

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Last week I covered the first half of the second round of a 20-team dynasty league’s minor league draft. To check that out, click here, and within that link is a link to a previous iteration of this exercise that full explains the league settings/structure. From there it’s just links within links until

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The Dynasty Guru Experts LeagueUncategorized

You’ve been following TDGX. You love TDGX. We all love TDGX.  And every week here at The Dynasty Guru, I am going to be bringing you commentary from our flagship experts’ league, directly from the participants themselves. Today we’re going to cover all of the transactions made post-draft, including a

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