Scouting the Statline
In this series, we highlight interesting high rising prospects, from the well-known to the lesser-known, based our Peak Major League Equivalencies leaderboard rankings/projections. We have highlighted a number of players throughout 2021. Your highest priority team additions highlighted in this series so far in 2021 include Corbin Carroll, Gabriel Moreno,
Once again, I’m bringing several new and interesting prospect highlights to the table for you to check out. For those of you new to this series, every couple weeks I highlight prospects from our lists/rankings/leaderboards that adjust for age and level factors to predict a player’s peak statistical output. You
It has been a very busy week in the offices of Scouting the Statline. As was promised in my last article two weeks ago, we have launched a new home base for our various analyses and projections, housed at statlinescouting.com. Promises made, promises delivered! At this site, you can peruse
This article features peak projections for all players under 29, including minor and major leaguers, as well as current projections for all players 29 and over. These projections leverage my own major league equivalencies and aging curves. See this off-season’s counterpart peak projections article for more detailed information.
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
It’s hard to believe it, but this is our first Scouting the Statline player highlights article since the 2019 season. No minor leagues in 2020 was devastating, but rest assured Jordan and I have not been resting on our laurels. This season we have switched from only sharing peak wOBA
Vidal Brujan (Photograph: Twitter, @vidalbrujan) This article provides peak MLB projections for prospects incorporating their MILB statistics through the games of June 7th.
A few weeks ago, I published updated peak performance projections for all players under 30 with at least 600 career plate appearances. I did not include prospects with fewer than 600 PA in that article, as they have a relatively small sample of plate appearances. For these players, a stats-only
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.