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2022 Dynasty Baseball RankingsDynasty Baseball

Continuing with TDG’s consensus rankings with Second Basemen ranked #31 through #50.  Read on! 31. Nick Solak, Texas Rangers (Age: 27, Previous Rank: 74 at OF) He will not be on the second base list next season, that is almost certain, as the Rangers signed Marcus Semien to take care

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2021 Dynasty Baseball RankingsDynasty Baseball

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

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2021 Dynasty Baseball RankingsDynasty BaseballDynasty Baseball Rankings

With the first half of 2021 in the books, now is as good a time as any to to refresh our offseason top 500 list. Thanks, dear readers, for following along thus far in 2021–we are looking forward to an enjoyable and fulfilling second half of the baseball season with

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2020 Dynasty Baseball RankingsDynasty BaseballDynasty Prospect RankingsScouting the Statline

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 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 BaseballPodcast

  In today’s episode of Dynasty’s Child, Keaton, Shelly, and Jordan discuss myriad recent signings from around the league, discuss shortstops to target and avoid heading into 2021 and even answer some listener questions! Outro: Lost in My Mind by The Head and The Heart   WRITERS’ PLUGS! Follow us

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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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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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Dynasty Prospect RankingsScouting the Statline

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

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