2020 Underachiever Series Part Three: Austin Meadows and Keston Hiura

by Mickey Bell We looked at Gleyber Torres in part one and Cody Bellinger and Yordan Alvarez in part two. Future articles will discuss the remaining players in the above chart. Austin Meadows – OF – Tampa Bay Rays Age: 25 2020 Yahoo preseason rank: 39 2020 final rank: 707…

2020 Underachiever Series Part Two: Cody Bellinger and Yordan Alvarez

by Mickey Bell This is part two in a series where we examine players who struggled in the shortened 2020 season. We started with Gleyber Torres and you can check out that article here. Other underachievers 25 and younger discussed in future articles include: Austin Meadows, Keston Hiura, Victor Robles, and…

Waiver Wire Catcher Pickups: Streaming Options for the Week of August 17, 2020

by Mickey Bell All ownership percentages are taken from Yahoo as of August 16. >10% Roberto Perez (5% owned) Perez, who finally got a chance to start in 2019 after Yan Gomes was traded to the Nationals, rewarded Cleveland with 24 HR and a 0.774 OPS. His barrel rate was…

BROKE VS WOKE: COMPARING STOLEN BASE OPTIONS TO FADE OR TARGET

Due to the dearth of stolen bases in the modern MLB, players who steal bases are getting pushed up more than ever. High steals guys are getting drafted above their value based on z-scores. This article provides alternatives to seemingly overvalued guys. Key Broke (Blue) The SB option to fade…