After a wild and crazy 2020 season, the 2021 MLB season is about to begin! Our staff of 27 writers and contributors have ranked, debated, re-ranked, and written up more than 600 players! Now for the big finale, the TDG Top 500 List.
In today’s episode of Dynasty’s Child, Keaton, Shelly, and Jake discuss the latest news from around the league (what’s up, Padres fans!!), discuss catchers to target and avoid, and also answer some listener questions!! Outro: Two High by Moon Taxi WRITERS’ PLUGS! Follow us on Twitter! The Dynasty
This is a companion piece to our annual Top 40 Dynasty League Catchers series, which you can find here and here. The opinions below are my own and do not reflect the TDG consensus. Each of these players has plenty of fans among my colleagues.
WELCOME BACK!!! 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!), these long winter months can be some of the darkest of the year (figuratively and literally). But fear not, restless readers. The Dynasty
This year’s trade deadline was filled with excitement, and that’s not just because it coincided with the release of Tenet. Moves were made, and these moves of course have dynasty league implications. In this collaborative article, we at The Dynasty Guru make it our business to analyze said implications. Note:
How to best make sense of the recent proliferation of information on minor league hitters, specifically power metrics? This is a question I’ve been struggling with in the last few weeks/months (does anyone keep track of time anymore?) regarding minor league fly ball distance, exit velocity, and exit velocity on
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
Transactions/Injuries and Such Dalton Varsho (9:00) Justus Sheffield (11:45) Abraham Toro (12:30) Corey Spangenberg (13:30) Carlos Correa (14:30) Jesse Winker (16:15) Then A Bunch Of Others The Batting Order Wade Davis (20:00) Tony Gonsolin (21:45) Austin Nola (24:00) Blake Trienen (26:05) Yu Darvish (27:20) Corey Seager (29:50) Mike Montgomery
For an explanation of league rules, see the introductory post. After a few slow weeks, weeks 17-18 in the Way Too Deep League featured some exciting FAAB bids, including the largest bid so far this season. Teams are starting to give opportunities to their young stars, and owners are pouncing