Replacement Value Pt. 2: Position Scarcity Analysis

by Mickey Bell This article is an analysis of the charts from this post: http://udownwithobp.com/2020/03/18/replacement-value-pt-1-position-scarcity-charts/. In that post, I explain the variations of ZAR (z-score above replacement). The z-scores are based on ATC projections and the average draft position (ADP) […]

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Is it Worth it to Take an Early Catcher?

by Mickey Bell If you spend a high pick on a catcher like JT Realmuto or Gary Sanchez, you are getting a player with worse statistics than other players going at that time. That’s obvious. Realmuto’s z-score based on ATC […]

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