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This list is a look at some of the top college players for the 2020 MLB Draft as well as some players I feel have a chance to be some of the top names for your 2021 FYPD for Dynasty.

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Welcome in, friends! This is a series that will be covering the rising and falling dynasty prospects throughout the summer. I’ll be looking at stat lines and video (where available) to highlight players who are performing well as well as those who are underperforming. Each month will feature two articles:

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Last week, I generated an expected home runs per fly ball measure (xHR/FB) for minor leaguers based on their average fly ball distance and average exit velocity. The logic is this: a minor leaguer can be expected to hit a certain number of home runs per fly ball given their

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Minor league data is not yet at the same quality of MLB data, but it’s catching up. In the past few years, key new data sources have become available to the prospect analyst: FanGraphs and Baseball America now offer average exit velocity, while Prospects Live offers fly ball distance, and

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Juan Soto
Digging for DiamondsDynasty BaseballDynasty Prospect RankingsProspect Talk

Throughout 2019, The Dynasty Guru maintained projected peak wOBA leaderboards to help indicate the best minor league hitting performances throughout the year. The final 2019 update to the leaderboards was posted on 9/3/2019, at the end of the minor league season.  To view these results, please follow this link. We’ve

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Julio Rodriguez & Jarred Kelenic
2019 Dynasty Baseball RankingsDynasty BaseballDynasty Prospect RankingsProspect Talk

Each month, The Dynasty Guru will provide a prospect update, including notable performances (good and bad), assignments, promotions, trades, injuries, and suspensions. Most importantly, the monthly update will examine prospects with increasing and decreasing fantasy value, from the elite to the obscure.

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2019 Dynasty Baseball RankingsDynasty BaseballDynasty Prospect RankingsProspect Talk

Each month, The Dynasty Guru will provide a prospect update, including notable performances (good and bad), assignments, promotions, trades, injuries, and suspensions. Most importantly, the monthly update will examine prospects with increasing and decreasing fantasy value, from the elite to the obscure.

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Juan Soto
Digging for DiamondsDynasty BaseballDynasty Prospect RankingsProspect Talk

The Dynasty Guru updates its peak performance leaderboards weekly. View the latest update here, updated as of 8/23/2019. As a reminder, the wOBA metric is designed to be a single variable that can inform how good a player’s overall hitting/plate approach quality is.  Our wOBA calculations are meant to help

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Background Seth Corry is a 20-year-old, left-handed pitcher with a projectable, 6’2″ and 195-pound frame, and long arms and legs. A third round pick in the 2017 draft, he has made significant progress since entering professional baseball. Specifically, he has developed a potential plus change-up (more below), simplified his delivery,

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2019 Dynasty Baseball RankingsDynasty BaseballDynasty Prospect RankingsProspect Talk

Each month, The Dynasty Guru will provide a prospect update, including notable performances (good and bad), assignments, promotions, trades, injuries, and suspensions. Most importantly, the monthly update will examine prospects with increasing and decreasing fantasy value, from the elite to the obscure.

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