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February 2015

Opportunity SeekerProspect TalkUncategorized

Nick Tropeano does not get mentioned as an elite prospect. In fact he rarely gets mentioned at all. He didn’t make any of the top 100 prospects lists that have been released this Spring. He doesn’t have a blazing fastball. Nor does he have a picture-perfect windup and delivery. He

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GeneralUncategorized

On February 23rd, a mere four days ago, the Boston Red Sox struck what was to many an unexpected deal with the latest Cuban phenom Yoan Moncada for 31.5 million dollars.  It was known that the Red Sox would be in the running for Moncada but the need was simply

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Despite a record-setting payroll, the Los Angeles Dodgers abysmal bullpen ultimately destroyed their playoff hopes last season. Among the myriad of moves the overhauled front office made, led by former small market masterminds Andrew Friedman and Farhan Zaidi, formerly of Tampa Bay and Oakland, respectively, the most critical centered around

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The Dynasty Guru Experts LeagueUncategorized

At this time last year, Bret and the gang created the Dynasty Guru Experts’ League (TDGX) and I was lucky enough to participate in the inaugural season. The twist heading into last year’s initial draft was the Invisible Hand method of determining the draft order. It’s been covered before on

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GeneralUncategorized

We spent the better part of a month running through our consensus rankings and while it may seem like we discussed every relevant player for dynasty leagues, there are plenty of players we left out that are worth monitoring. Unless you’re in an extraordinarily deep league, you can build your

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GeneralUncategorized

People no longer spend offseason staring out the window and waiting for baseball. Nowadays, we spend winter talking about projection systems, top prospect rankings, guys in BSOHL, and which breakout players from the previous season will come back down to earth. Danny Santana has been a lightning rod of those

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Rankings CounterpointUncategorized

As you know by now, the industrious team of writers here at The Dynasty Guru put together a complete set of rankings for players at every position. If you haven’t seen them yet you should definitely check them out HERE! These rankings were built especially for use in dynasty leagues.

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GeneralUncategorized

For any pitcher to succeed at the big league level they need to be adept at getting batters out and minimizing the damage of those that get on base.  This seems simple enough but getting batters out at the major league level is really hard.  It helps the pitcher immensely

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Andrew Miller blossomed into one of the premier relief pitchers in all of baseball during his nearly four-year stint with the Boston Red Sox and their patience was rewarded when they convinced their division rivals, the Baltimore Orioles, to give up Eduardo Rodriguez, a 21-year old left-handed pitching prospect, who

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2015 Dynasty League RankingsUncategorized

So, here it is. You’ve hung with us as we’ve moved across all of the positions–even through relievers–and we greatly appreciate it. The difference between this list and the ones you’ve seen over the last month is the same as last year, as the list is my own and the

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