Hello out there in Dynasty fantasy baseball land! I joined a new Dynasty league in late March with 16 teams, and 65 roster spots (30 majors, 35 minors) and decided to write about it in real-time. So you will be reading some of my decisions/conundrums/snipes that were happening during the
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 Jordan cover the recent news from around the league, the OF rankings list and listener questions. Overrated: Oscar Mercado Victor Robles Austin Meadows (Not Really Though Shelly Is Wrong) Underrated: Julio Rodriguez Marcell Ozuna Kyle Schwarber Best Chance To Jump Into Top 50: Trent Grisham Ian
Keaton, Shelly, and Jordan are back with the discussion on 3B rankings, the latest league news, Jordan’s Stats Only Pitchers and listener questions. Underrated: Yandy Diaz Tommy Edman Miguel Sano Overrated: Moncada Jose Ramirez Manny Machado Best Chance to jump to top 10: Miguel Vargas Bobby Dalbec Brian
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!), January and February can be some of the darkest months of the year (figuratively and literally, moreso for you Astros and Sawks fans
Each month, The Dynasty Guru will provide a prospect update, including notable performances (good and bad), assignments, promotions, trades, injuries, and suspensions. Most importantly, the monthly update will examine prospects with increasing and decreasing fantasy value, from the elite to the obscure.
For an explanation of league rules, see the introductory post. After a few active weeks, the Way Too Deep League took a bit of a break in Week 13 FAAB. No players went for more than $4. However, there are some interesting names amongst the bargains.
Each month, The Dynasty Guru will provide a prospect update, including notable performances (good and bad), assignments, promotions, trades, injuries, and suspensions. Most importantly, the monthly update will examine prospects with increasing and decreasing fantasy value, from the elite to the obscure. At the beginning of May, TDG reviewed April performances for infielders,