Dan Schwartz

Dan Schwartz

Due to life events (all good), Rotobanter.com is for sale if you are interested! Please email me at rotobanter@gmail.com. The value relative to other sites was to solicit for requests and provide custom content.   Recent #’s via WordPress: 22,000 visitors/30 days 46% new visitors depicting both strong base and new influx Average time on [...]

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Dan Schwartz

Saucy…brash…brazen…Ballsy.

Here are the ballsy forecasts to date:

C, 1B, 2B, SS.

How ballsy have I been so far? Are the names Gomes, Morleand, La Stella, Mercer audacious enough?

And now for OF…

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Dan Schwartz

No meSSing around on this one. I’m calling both these guys top 8 potential…

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Dan Schwartz

First came the inevitable text: “But the .371 BABIP.” I responded with the fact that Freeman was a line drive monster last year and his expected BABIP (xBABIP) was relatively close to his actual BABIP – I think within .010 points away off hand. He also had an excellent 2.6% IFFB rate which dropped 5% from 2012. Further validation, none of his BABIPs on each ball in play type (GB/FB/LD) was that out of hand.

My follow up text to the ISO discussion is what started the idea for this post. I said, “Think Brandon Belt but more ISO.” What do you think his response to this was? …He said, “Dude, Brandon Belt had a better ISO.” I was bamboozled. Check this out…

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Dan Schwartz

You can check out my ballsy forecast for C and 1b thus far. Onto 2B! You can find all their projections and $ values in our Positional Tiers page or 2014 Projections.   1) Tommy La Stella is the 2014 version of Anthony Rendon. Who?! I can probably end this post right now and it will [...]

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Dan Schwartz

Last year my Ballsy Forecast called for Freddie Freeman going 100/30/100/.285. Here are some 1b Jackpots for 2014…

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Dan Schwartz

With zeal, Wilson Ramos, Yan Gomes & Yasmani Grandal are all top 10 values. Josmil Pinto’s on the bubble. This is what I think of Wilson Ramos this year… Basically a (not so) poor man’s Wilin Rosario. While Rosario plays in Colorado, Ramos had a much more impressive flyball and homerun average distance last year. [...]

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