Scouting the Statline focuses on using aging curves and major league equivalencies to generate peak projections. Peak projections put all minor and major leaguers on equal footing for comparative purposes, allowing us to easily build data-based rankings and leaderboards.
…picture a man, 32, hunched over a laptop, tired fingers flying as he ranks an abnormally long list of other grown baseball persons, pitting them against each other with make-believe furor…he takes a deep breath and… Hey everybody, your friendly neighborhood dynasty dad here. I’m glad you’re back for some
During the offseason, our staff has worked tirelessly to rank, debate, re-rank, and write up more than 600 players to help dynasty leaguers on their road to glory. As is typical, we put a bow on this offseason process with the following dynasty top 500. If you’re interested and able,
Hello and welcome back to the PROSPECTS ONLY portion of our ranking SZN, continuing on with the first half of our 2B ranks! Plenty of talent available at the position, full of former first-round draft picks and other top prospects. The top two prospects were actually tied by our rankers,
Continuing with our highlights of the league’s top Second Basemen, as judged by our collection of industry experts, below are the 11th through the 30th ranked players in the league. 11. Vidal Bruján, Tampa Bay Rays (Age: 24, Previous Rank: 10) Bruján really got the hype machine rolling last May.
Riser: Marcus Semien, 2B, TEX (Age: 31, Current Rank: 2, Previous Rank: 19 at SS) Marcus Semien’s massive 2021, including 45 home runs, 15 stolen bases, and a 131 wRC+, earned him a 3rd place finish in the AL MVP race and a seven-year, $175 M contract from the Rangers.
This article continues an annual series providing peak projections for prospects. The projections are derived from peak major league equivalencies that use my (Jordan’s) aging curves and league translations to convert every player’s statistics to the same peak MLB (American League) baseline, making it easier to compare players at different
Joe (@JoeGarino) and Taylor (@TCasesLoaded) invite Pat Ellington Jr. (@tangible_uno) on to the show, where the guys talk about one good thing in baseball from the last week, the best player in baseball, and then highlight some overlooked minor leaguers before closing out the show with some questions for
Congrats, everyone! You made it to the break! For everyone out there struggling through the grind of a 162-game season: we see you. And please know that you are more than your dynasty baseball team standings. At least, that’s what I tell myself. In any case, below are the consensus