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Digging for Diamonds

As we enter the post-deadline duration of the fantasy baseball season, it is important to begin identifying potential trade targets once the regular season ends. If you are like me, you like to get a jump on those guys you just know are going to get a ton of hype this

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Digging for Diamonds

From David vs. Goliath all the way up to anyone vs. the New England Patriots, we have always loved to root for the underdog; our own country was once the underdog against Great Britain, and yet here we stand 241 years later with the freedom of speech and to worship whomever we

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Digging for Diamonds

It is hard to believe, but here we are, wrapping up another exciting All-Star break and quickly approaching the trading deadline at the end of the month. The All-Star break is when many team owners and general managers start to truly reflect on the team the assembled this offseason and

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Digging for Diamonds

Danny Jansen‘s draft stock seemed primed for a meteoric rise as he entered the 2013 season as the Appleton West Terrors’ starting catcher. At 6-3/225, Jansen is big, strong, physical, and had all the requisite skills to stick at catcher. Several teams had already been in touch with him prior to his

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Maxwell Anthony Moroff was drafted by the Pittsburgh Pirates in the 16th round of the 2012 Amateur Draft from Trinity Prep School in Winter Park, Florida. Moroff initially caught my eye back in 2013 when he was a young shortstop who was hitting well in his first full season, but

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Digging for Diamonds

First base prospects can be an extremely divisive bunch among scouts, bloggers, and dynasty league players like you and I. Conventional wisdom teaches us that first base is typically reserved for the team’s most productive power hitters, along with third base and the corner outfielders. Therefore, you would expect several of the

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Back in November, I tabbed St. Louis outfielder Tommy Pham as a possible breakout candidate this season. As a 29 year-old with 314 career at bats heading into the season, it was an admitted stretch choosing a guy like Pham, and I received some backlash in the comments section as a

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We are just three weeks into the minor league season, but believe it or not, we can already start to make sense of some of the statistical data coming in on tomorrow’s top prospects. Savvy dynasty leaguers like you and I are chomping at the bit trying to find the next

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Dynasty Baseball

Remember me? I started a series back in November on post-hypers, sleepers, and breakout candidates for the upcoming 2017 season. Now that our annual rankings are complete, ending with our Top 500 Dynasty Players, which you can find here, it’s time to pick back up with our regular content as

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Welcome! Hope you are enjoying your New Year. Here are the previous links to the series: Jan. 9: Breakout Middle-Infield Prospects Jan. 1: Sleeper Middle Infielder Prospects Dec. 23: Post-Hype Middle Infielders Dec. 12: Breakout Catcher Prospects Dec. 5: Sleeper Catcher Prospects Nov. 28: Post-Hype Catchers If you are new

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