Keaton O. DeRocher
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Keaton O. DeRocher

Keaton O. DeRocher is a Data and Tech Consultant in Chicago, Senior Baseball Writer for The Dynasty Guru and writer for Over The Monster. A voice on Dynasty's Child podcast and on the Over The Monster podcast network. Lover of bat flips, brunch, and Bombay Sapphire. His High School batting average was .179 and he lead the team in strikeouts. Follow him on Twitter @TheSpokenKeats

2022 Dynasty Baseball RankingsDynasty BaseballPodcast

  Taylor (@TCasesLoaded) and Joe (@joegarino) invite the incomparable Shelly Verougstraete (@ShellyV_643) and Keaton DeRocher (@TheSpokenKeats) onto the pod to discuss TDG’s consensus shortstop rankings heading into 2022. As usual, the vets talk takeaways from the consensus rankings, any hot takes that showed up in the individual rankings, and risky

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2022 Dynasty Baseball RankingsBold PredictionsDynasty Baseball

In this article I look into two third baseman that have provided serious power in the past, however this year I am choosing to look elsewhere as I’m concerned that they will be able to continue that production. Eugenio Suarez, Cincinnati Reds “Eugene!” as Rapunzel would say, or rather, “EUGENE!”

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2022 Dynasty Baseball RankingsDynasty Baseball

Continuing with TDG’s consensus rankings with Third Basemen ranked #31 through #50.  Read on!   31. Luis Arráez, Minnesota Twins (Age: 25, Previous Rank: 20 at 2B) I’ve never really been sure what to do with Luis Arráez during drafting. Do I pass him by due to his low homer

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2022 Dynasty Baseball RankingsDynasty Baseball

Continuing with our highlights of the league’s top Third Basemen, as judged by our collection of industry experts, below are the 11th through the 30th ranked players in the league. 11. Matt Chapman, Oakland Athletics (Age: 28, Previous Rank: 8) Matt Chapman’s 2020 season ended early due to a hip

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Dynasty BaseballDynasty Dynamics

RISER: JOSE MIRANDA, MINNESOTA TWINS (AGE: 23, CURRENT RANK: 19, PREVIOUS RANK: NR) There may not have been a hotter prospect in baseball than Jose Miranda. He absolutely flew up prospect boards everywhere. He went from being completely unknown in 2020 to becoming a top 20 ranked third baseman in

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2022 Dynasty Baseball RankingsDynasty Baseball

At the Dynasty Guru, we continue highlighting our top players at every position, moving from Second Base last week to Third Base this week.  If you value our work here, please consider donating to help the cause! 1. José Ramírez, Cleveland Guardians (Age: 29, Previous Rank: 1) Jose Ramírez had

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2022 Dynasty Baseball RankingsUncategorized

Historically speaking, second base has been one of the most challenging positions to fill in fantasy baseball. After catcher, second basemen typically had the worst offensive stats. That seems to be changing as the position has become quite deep. Among qualified hitters in 2021, 16 second basemen had wRC+ over

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Tommy Edman, St. Louis Cardinals MLB targets for me are players who allow you to reach on some other wants or sit back for other needs. They may not be the top-ranked at the given position, although they are someone who gives value to the team you’re creating during a

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Dynasty BaseballPodcast

  Keaton and Patrick, two absolute legends, hug it out on their last pod as co-hosts of the preeminent dynasty podcast. The dudes catch up amidst the lockout, hit the Five Tools of Fantasy Balls, give their last nominees for Top Podspect, and close out with a few listener questions.

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Continuing with our highlights of the league’s top Second Basemen, as judged by our collection of industry experts, below are the 11th through the 30th ranked players in the league. 11. Vidal Bruján, Tampa Bay Rays (Age: 24, Previous Rank: 10) Bruján really got the hype machine rolling last May.

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