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Median Draft Position (MDP) Report #1: Rationale and Early Trends

Postby WebHamster » Thu Jan 22, 2009 1:48 pm

This thread contains comments on Bryan Freilich's Article "Median Draft Position (MDP) Report #1: Rationale and Early Trends", which was posted in the Cafe's Articles section on January 22, 2009. The full article can be read here.
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Re: Median Draft Position (MDP) Report #1: Rationale and Early T

Postby OneLoveBoomer » Thu Jan 22, 2009 6:02 pm

Super job.
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Re: Median Draft Position (MDP) Report #1: Rationale and Early T

Postby RedSoxNation04 » Thu Jan 22, 2009 9:49 pm

I'll second that! Thanks for putting in the work R&C!
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Re: Median Draft Position (MDP) Report #1: Rationale and Early T

Postby rookies and cream » Thu Jan 22, 2009 10:14 pm

No problem guys. Glad you like.
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Re: Median Draft Position (MDP) Report #1: Rationale and Early T

Postby Chicago 2 » Fri Jan 23, 2009 12:51 am

Really hope the Chris Davis hype doesn't get too out of control. I was hoping to land him between RDs 8-10, which I still feel is reasonable especially in a 10 man league. Cruz is another player I like especially if he gets a starting gig. I guess I just like the whole Texas team in general :-D
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Re: Median Draft Position (MDP) Report #1: Rationale and Early T

Postby RedSoxNation04 » Fri Jan 23, 2009 8:56 am

Chicago 2 wrote:Really hope the Chris Davis hype doesn't get too out of control. I was hoping to land him between RDs 8-10, which I still feel is reasonable especially in a 10 man league. Cruz is another player I like especially if he gets a starting gig. I guess I just like the whole Texas team in general :-D

Well if you like scoring runs, what's not to like?? :-b
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Re: Median Draft Position (MDP) Report #1: Rationale and Early T

Postby pokerplaya » Wed Feb 25, 2009 11:35 pm

I loved this article.

Any plans for a follow up? O:-)
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Re: Median Draft Position (MDP) Report #1: Rationale and Early T

Postby rookies and cream » Wed Feb 25, 2009 11:42 pm

Most definitely. I'm updating the MDP list this weekend and plan on writing the follow-up immediately afterward.

Next article will include MDP trends and undervalued/overvalued players according to Yahoo, ESPN, and CBS ADPs.
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Re: Median Draft Position (MDP) Report #1: Rationale and Early T

Postby Snakes Gould » Thu Feb 26, 2009 1:04 am

honestly, one of the most useful tools out there for drafts. i love it and you.
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Re: Median Draft Position (MDP) Report #1: Rationale and Early T

Postby rookies and cream » Thu Feb 26, 2009 11:27 am

Snakes Gould wrote:honestly, one of the most useful tools out there for drafts. i love it and you.


lol. Thanks.
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