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The other day, I was trying to explain Statcast’s “barrels” metric to my dad. I basically rambled on about launch angle and exit velocity without really knowing what I was saying. Like all resourceful people in this age of the smartphone, I looked it up today, multiple days later. While

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I’m fortunate enough to get to watch hours of baseball a day, and in that time I get to see many MLB, minor league, and division 1 college baseball players. There is one player who has gained quite a bit a steam for this upcoming draft in both the real

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Dynasty BaseballPodcast

Ben Diamond, Nick Doran and Tyler Baber respond to listener questions from the Facebook group, talk about the players outperforming expections, and then Tom Trudeau shows up for a special bonus Luis Perdumo statcast segment TDG Facebook Group Questions: Springer and Archer or Kemp/Bregman/Quintana, Julio Urias or Shohei Otani, Ian

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Deciding what to discuss this time out was a no-brainer for me.  As of this writing, Kevin Kramer leads all of AA with an amazing 191 wRC+.  That is a previously light-hitting second sacker smacking the ball around like a slugger after a full month-and-a-half of plate appearances.  For a

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We’re a month and a half into the season, so it’s due time to evaluate pitchers who have grown in their peripherals. In this article, I took a deep dive into pitchers who have had a spike in their swinging strike rate and how likely that is to contribute to their

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Pitching injuries have taken over the fantasy season. The first domino to fall was Madison Bumgarner, a situation that has been highlighted many times in the past few weeks. The trend of elite pitchers succumbing to injury continued this week as Noah Syndergaard and Cole Hamels each suffered long-term injuries.

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Dynasty BaseballPodcast

Tom Trudeau is joined by Ben Diamond and Tyler Baber to discuss April risers and fallers including: Power hitting phenoms Aaron Judge, Eric Thames, and Ryan Zimmerman: Who’s real, who should you buy now, is it too late? What to do with Broken Aces: Madison Bumgarner, Noah Syndergaard, Corey Kluber and All

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In 2015, Jake Arrieta won the National League Cy Young Award. In a season when Zack Greinke and Clayton Kershaw had magnificent years, Arrieta was voted to have had an even better one. Let’s revisit some of his simple numbers from that year: 236 strikeouts, 1.77 ERA, 0.865 WHIP. Jake

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Dynasty BaseballLast Minute Pickups

Now that we’re a few weeks into the season, it’s prime time to check in on how some under-the-radar call ups and injuries to lineup regulars have changed the opportunity and trajectory of fringe fantasy relevant players. This article will seek to do just that, by examining three players whose

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The watch list is my favorite feature of dynasty baseball leagues. I prefer sites with virtually unlimited watch list sizes, which allow fools like to me to place any remotely interesting player on watch. My thought process is that I can review player progression at some imaginary point in the future when

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