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Dynasty Dynamics

The sun is out, the snow is melting, and spring training games are on in the background while I work. The 2021 baseball season is upon us! This is new series here at the Dynasty Guru and every two weeks, I’ll be coming at you with just some thoughts about

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2020 Dynasty Baseball RankingsDynasty BaseballDynasty Prospect Rankings

Note: data update 3/8/2021. Peak wRC+ and dynasty z-score are unchanged. Other metrics updated, but they remain consistent with peak wRC+ and dynasty z-score. See ‘Table note’ for more detail.

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2021 Dynasty Baseball RankingsDynasty BaseballDynasty Baseball RankingsProspect Talk

Welcome, friends. We’ve reached our final destination in the 2021 prospect ranking system. We hope that you’ve enjoyed every stop along the way, from catchers all the way around the diamond, through the outfield, and back to the mound for the pitchers. What a ride!

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2021 Dynasty Baseball RankingsDynasty BaseballDynasty Baseball Rankings

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.

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Dynasty BaseballDynasty Prospect Rankings

Howdy, folks, and welcome in to what I can only assume will be one of your favorite prospect lists of the winter. That’s right, it’s time for the shortstop list! This list features some of the best and brightest prospects in all of baseball. Make sure you dig in and

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2021 Dynasty Baseball Rankings

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

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Podcast

    On this podcast, Keaton, Shelly, and Jake talk about news around the league and then try to predict the season’s awards. Outro: Lazy Eye by Silversun Pickups

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Dynasty BaseballDynasty Prospect Rankings

As an extension of the Top 500 Overall Players from March, The following is the consensus top 150 prospects from Keaton DeRocher, Shelly Verougstraete, and Jordan Rosenblum.

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2020 Dynasty Baseball RankingsDynasty Prospect Rankings

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

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Dynasty BaseballProspect Talk

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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