Archive for September 2013

A look back at the top 100 overall players based on combined Z-scores.

Looks at strikeout and walk rates of 43 pitching prospects.

An examination of potential waiver pitcher adds to bolster your roster for 2014.

Breaks down some possible hitter pickups for dynasty team owners that are out of the 2013 title race.

Looks at Josh Willingham, Will Middlebrooks, Jarrod Dyson and Sonny Gray

Estimates the production you need in batting average, ERA, and WHIP to reach your desired roto points.

Examines the hidden value of trades in roto scoring, which is the damage you can cause your rivals by strengthening the other opposition.

Compares the per game performances of rookie starters so far this season using Z-scores.

Looking at three players who could be traded and the potential impact of a new situation on another’s fantasy value.

Comparing 2013 rookie hitters based on Z-scores.

Which players see the biggest boost from roto and from total point formats?

Reproduces the hitter Z-score research of the last few weeks for pitcher roto stats.

Applies the targeted Z-scores to a few examples for specific fantasy team situations.

Applies the Z-score method of comparing players to roto point target tiers.

Digs deeper into Z-Scores and how to account for differences in opportunities for rate stats like batting average.

Explains how to use Z-scores to compare rate stats to counting stats.

The differences in roto point thresholds for the major hitting counting statistics.

The inaugural Roto Grotto examines how context can inform your decision-making in fantasy trades.

In daily leagues, create elite production by platooning less expensive players with clear splits.

Kyle Lohse is the big loser of the new collective bargaining agreement. How can we fix it?