Dynasty Divorces Episode 2: Michael Kopech, Victor Victor Mesa, Military Flyovers, Perfect Games and more!
This week we talk about Elehuris Montero, Jorge Mateo, and Jordyn Adams. We then tell you our baseball nostalgia stories and end with discussing the two prospects we highlighted in our writing form of Dynasty Divorces, by talking about Victor Victor Mesa and Michael Kopech.
Fantasy baseball is hard enough in a normal, 162-game season. But my head has never been sent spinning as it has in 2020. We’ve got new stadiums, new rosters, and an extraordinary amount of information pouring in, it seems like, by the minute. There are no minor league games. No
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
The 2020 season is just about upon us, and TDG ranking SZN is almost concluded. So far the incredible rankings team of 26 writers has ranked and written up more than 600 players. Now that all the positional rankings have been completed and released, that just leaves one left: The
Keaton, Shelly, and Jake are here to discuss the latest news from around the league, our TDG Starting Pitching Ranks and answering listener questions. Underrated: Trevor Bauer Corey Kluber Patrick Corbin Overrated: Chris Paddack Nate Pearson Mike Soroka Best Chance To Jump To Top 50: Griffin Canning Brent Honeywell
WELCOME! Our brave group of writers has been ranking, debating, re-ranking, re-debating, and re-re-ranking over 600 players for dynasty leagues. The fruits of our efforts will be filling January and February with the deepest, most thoroughly and painstakingly selected dynasty baseball rankings on the internet. We have top-40s, top-50s, top-125s,
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
Earlier this month at The Dynasty Guru, I examined infield and outfield prospects with increasing and decreasing fantasy value. Unfortunately, I was unable to complete the pitching prospect update this month. However, these rankings will indicate movement among pitching prospects. With both the minor and major league regular seasons in