It’s an exciting time! We’re finally getting to that time of the year of year when statistics and minor league performances start to make sense and have impactful meaning. The MLE Leaderboard is rounding into shape. Sure enough, one of the players highlighted in the last article I wrote, Jordan
Jake, Shelly, and Jordan are back again to discuss news and notes from around the league, review this week’s 5 Tools, a new round of Top Podspect, and even fit in some listener questions to close out the show! Outro: It’s You by Matt Simmons WRITERS’ PLUGS! Follow
Wander Franco (Left photograph: Rob Tringali / MLB Photos via Getty Images); Julio Rodriguez (Right photograph: wv_power, The Official Instagram for the West Virginia Power) Over the past year, I’ve developed translations that convert minor league statistics to their equivalent MLB statistics. I’ve also built aging curves to project when
June marks an exciting time for those who follow prospects! While the MLB Draft draws a lot of attention, short season leagues are just getting underway. As such, although the minor league season passed its halfway point, it is just starting for numerous intriguing prospects.
As the calendar approaches March, many dynasty leagues are preparing for first year player drafts. While the recently released 2019 Top 500 Fantasy Prospects includes the vast majority of first year player draft prospects, it may be difficult to separate such players from the pack. As such, these rankings specifically focus on
Happy New Year’s Eve! What better way to ring in the new year than with nearly 6,500 words about outfield prospects?! Like shortstop, outfield is a deep position in baseball, attracting both speedy, elite defensive players and plodding sluggers. A step above the defensive spectrum from first base and often