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Re: 2011 Median Draft Position (MDP)

Postby West » Sun Jan 09, 2011 1:53 am

Excellent work R&C. I was looking at mockdraftcentral's results and thought alot of the picks seemed off (as I'm sure they tend to be in January). This report looks quite a bit more accurate.
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Re: 2011 Median Draft Position (MDP)

Postby The Mighty Trow » Wed Jan 12, 2011 12:56 am

My work can begin in earnest. Thanks once again for this invaluable service!
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Re: 2011 Median Draft Position (MDP)

Postby Grounded Polo » Fri Jan 14, 2011 10:23 pm

Anyone else salivating at Matt Holliday if his MDP holds at 20? He's a pretty safe pick in the 2nd round and put up top 15 numbers last year. I'd take him in the top 15 easily, getting him anywhere after 15 is bargain time.
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Re: 2011 Median Draft Position (MDP)

Postby AquaMan2342 » Sat Jan 15, 2011 12:07 pm

I may pull Rasmus AND Bruce at those prices. I'm also always a sucker for Carlos Quentin.
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Re: 2011 Median Draft Position (MDP)

Postby DaSh 1s » Sun Jan 16, 2011 12:54 pm

I am really feeling big Jay Bruce this year as well
B-Chad wrote:Pedroia's LD rate of 20% is reason to believe he'll maintain a higher BA then Cano. It should also be noted he hits more FB's then Cano, which means that even if he posts a lower HR/FB then Cano, he should come in reasonably close to Cano in HR's
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Re: 2011 Median Draft Position (MDP)

Postby WaCougMBS » Wed Jan 19, 2011 6:42 pm

Late to the party, but thanks again for this RC - you rock! ;-D
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Re: 2011 Median Draft Position (MDP) - Updated 1/19/11

Postby rookies and cream » Wed Jan 19, 2011 8:54 pm

Thanks guys!

Updated. ;-D
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Re: 2011 Median Draft Position (MDP) - Updated 1/19/11

Postby J35J » Wed Jan 19, 2011 10:12 pm

Ugh...I never look up at the things Stickied...I just now saw this. Glad to see it's back!! ;-D
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Re: 2011 Median Draft Position (MDP) - Updated 1/19/11

Postby EL BURRO » Thu Jan 20, 2011 3:56 am

Nice work on this post... I tend to look at ADP's after around 80 to see bargains (especially on SP) -- here is my early take of guys I like and where they are being drafted:

Latos - #83 - could be a top 7 pitcher all year. This is my first pitcher off the board in Round 5.

Hanson - #85 - ditto Latos

Oswalt - #99 - yes please. Whip and wins will justify a top 60 pick and some.

Garza - #129 - gonna be very excited to pitch in NL Central. Expect uptick in K/9

Scherzer - #132 - i expect 2nd half 2010 numbers to continue, could be 195-200k pitcher in 2011

Morrow - #195 - wow and thank you. provided whip is better in 2011 this is one of the best value picks around.

Nolasco - #218 - perfect SP #4

Chacin - #254 - ppl still asleep at the wheel. this kid is a sleeping gem in Colorado.

Kimbrel - #266 - pretty certain he gets closer job and vaults into top 15 closer status

Hudson - #287 - see Chacin. Sleepy NL West pitcher made huge splash in 2nd half of 2011.
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Re: 2011 Median Draft Position (MDP) - Updated 1/19/11

Postby METS 24 » Thu Jan 20, 2011 6:05 pm

Nice post El Burro. I see a bunch of players who aren't on the top 300 list who most likely will be by the last update. I guess these following players stuck out because I'm in a 13 team league so they will definitely be drafted in my league.

Pitchers:
J.A. Happ (Solid)
Tommy Hunter (Nice 2010 Stats)
Mike Leake (Big Potential)
Brandon Webb (Risk/Reward)

If They Start:
J.P. Arencibia
Brandon Belt
Freddie Freeman
Desmond Jennings
Kila Ka'aihue
C-W.Rosario
1B-A.Gonzalez
2B-J.Kipnis
3B-R.Zimmerman
SS-T.Tulowitzki
MI-J.Altuve
CI-J.Singleton
OF-J.Heyward/G.Polanco/B.Gardner/C.Dickerson/J.Lake
DH-J.Segura
SP-J.Weaver/H.Ryu/G.Cole/Y.Ventura/T.Bauer
BN-Baez/Buchholz/Butler/Mauer/Pineda/Taveras
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