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Geraldo Perdomo
Digging for DiamondsDynasty BaseballDynasty Prospect Rankings

Last week, the 2019 Impact Prospects detailed lesser-known potential impact prospects. This week, I will explore lesser-known potential breakout prospects outside the top 200 in the 2019 Top 500 Fantasy Prospects.  In this context, a “breakout” simply means these prospects will greatly improve their fantasy stock over the next year. Some may

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Starting Pitcher Risers Jesus Luzardo, 21, AAA OAK The A’s lefty phenom is almost certainly on his way to the MLB team this year. After recovering from Tommy John, the youngster came out like gangbusters in 2018. Now touted as among the best pitching prospects in the game, Luzardo made

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Daniel Vogelbach
Digging for DiamondsDynasty BaseballDynasty Prospect Rankings

On Friday, Keaton detailed his All-Breakout Squad, reviewing players he thinks will outperform their recent production. Admittedly, I am totally stealing his idea, detailing lesser-known potential impact prospects. While none of these prospects rank highly, each of these prospects could make significant noise in the majors this year. Catcher Eric Haase, Cleveland Indians

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Juan Soto
Digging for DiamondsDynasty BaseballDynasty DynamicsProspect Talk

Part one of this series summarized a novel twist on the delta method to understand player aging, with estimated missing seasons to correct for selection bias. Part two presented the main findings of the delta method: players peak between 26 and 29; they experience substantial growth over their careers in all

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Evan Gattis
2019 Dynasty Baseball RankingsDigging for DiamondsDynasty BaseballWhat To Do About...

Spring (winter) baseball is underway and rankings season at The Dynasty Guru is coming to a close. For the last two-plus months of winter, our group of 20+ mostly grown men have been huddled up in the warmth of our lively Slack group ranking and arguing if and where players

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2019 Dynasty Baseball RankingsBold PredictionsDigging for DiamondsDynasty BaseballDynasty DynamicsWhat To Do About...

Despite a scorching hot stove (I can’t believe the player you’re thinking of did or did not sign with the team you thought they would!), January and February can be some of the darkest months of the year (figuratively and literally). But fear not, restless readers. The Dynasty Guru is

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2019 Dynasty Baseball RankingsDigging for DiamondsDynasty BaseballDynasty DynamicsWhat To Do About...

Despite a scorching hot stove (I can’t believe the player you’re thinking of did or did not sign with the team you thought they would!), January and February can be some of the darkest months of the year (figuratively and literally). But fear not, restless readers. The Dynasty Guru is

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2019 Dynasty Baseball RankingsBold PredictionsDigging for DiamondsDynasty Baseball

Despite a scorching hot stove (I can’t believe the player you’re thinking of did or did not sign with the team you thought they would!), January and February can be some of the darkest months of the year (figuratively and literally). But fear not, restless readers. The Dynasty Guru is

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2019 Dynasty Baseball RankingsBold PredictionsDigging for DiamondsDynasty BaseballWhat To Do About...

Despite a scorching hot stove (I can’t believe the player you’re thinking of did or did not sign with the team you thought they would!), January and February can be some of the darkest months of the year (figuratively and literally). But fear not, restless readers. The Dynasty Guru is

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2019 Dynasty Baseball RankingsDigging for DiamondsDynasty BaseballDynasty DynamicsWhat To Do About...

Despite a scorching hot stove (I can’t believe the player you’re thinking of did or did not sign with the team you thought they would!), January and February can be some of the darkest months of the year (figuratively and literally). But fear not, restless readers. The Dynasty Guru is

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