Top 31 Prospects: New York Mets

Top 31 Prospects: New York Mets Below is an analysis of the prospects in the farm system of the New York Mets. Scouting reports are compiled with information provided by industry sources as well as from our own (both Eric Longenhagen’s and Kiley McDaniel’s) observations. For more information on the 20-80 scouting scale by which…

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Luhnow On Astros’ Remaining Offseason

Luhnow On Astros’ Remaining Offseason A quiet offseason for the Astros wasn’t exactly difficult to foresee, given their already sizable luxury-tax considerations, but it’s nevertheless a bit surprising that the team’s most notable expenditures have been two-year deals to re-sign Joe Smith ($8MM total) and Martin Maldonado ($7MM total). Last night’s acquisition of spin-rate savant…

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2020 CBD TOP 100 COUNTDOWN: 12. TANNER BURNS (AUBURN)

2020 CBD TOP 100 COUNTDOWN: 12. TANNER BURNS (AUBURN) I’ll admit I’m a little biased because I graduated from the same school, but Auburn… Visit College Baseball Daily for the Full Story Source: http://www.collegebaseballdaily.com/2020/01/10/2020-cbd-top-100-countdown-12-tanner-burns-auburn/?utm_source=feedburner&utm_medium=feed&utm_campaign=Feed%3A+CollegeBaseballDaily+%28College+Baseball+Daily%29

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Moonshot: Teams Now Pay For Who Players Are, Not What They Did

Moonshot: Teams Now Pay For Who Players Are, Not What They Did This content is for Premium, Super-Premium and Premium Monthly members only. Visit the site and log in/register to read. The post Moonshot: Teams Now Pay For Who Players Are, Not What They Did appeared first on Baseball Prospectus. Source: https://www.baseballprospectus.com/news/article/56331/moonshot-teams-now-pay-for-who-players-are-not-what-they-did/

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Before Ted Williams enlisted, everyone hated him for not enlisting

Before Ted Williams enlisted, everyone hated him for not enlisting This content is for Premium, Super-Premium and Premium Monthly members only. Visit the site and log in/register to read. The post Before Ted Williams enlisted, everyone hated him for not enlisting appeared first on Baseball Prospectus. Source: https://www.baseballprospectus.com/news/article/56326/ted-williams-wwii-enlisting/

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Short Relief: True Tests

Short Relief: True Tests For most of December, I watched the Japanese anime Haikyū!!, the story of Shoyo Hinata, a height-challenged high schooler who wants to be the best volleyball player in Japan. To do so, he teams up with the prodigious — or as prodigious as a high school volleyballer can be — Tobio…

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Fantasy Positional Series Preview

Fantasy Positional Series Preview This content is for Premium, Super-Premium and Premium Monthly members only. Visit the site and log in/register to read. The post Fantasy Positional Series Preview appeared first on Baseball Prospectus. Source: https://www.baseballprospectus.com/fantasy/article/56323/fantasy-positional-series-preview/

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Arbitration Breakdown: Kris Bryant

Arbitration Breakdown: Kris Bryant Over the coming days, I am discussing some of the higher profile upcoming arbitration cases. I rely partly on my arbitration model developed exclusively for MLB Trade Rumors, but will also break out some interesting comparables and determine where the model might be wrong. 2020 projections are available right here. The…

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