Beat the Shift Podcast – Episode w/ Randy Dobnak (Minnesota Twins)

The latest episode of the Beat the Shift Podcast – a baseball podcast for fantasy baseball players.

Guest: Randy Dobnak, Starting Pitcher on the Minnesota Twins


  • The current offseason
  • The affect of COVID on minor league players
  • Innings limits in 2021
  • Innings per start trends
  • Players & Social Media
  • The impact of fans
  • Pitching coaches

Weighted Plate Discipline Index (wPDI)


Fantasy baseball implications of the Lindor/Carrasco trade to the Mets.

Injury Update – Reuven gives us the injury updates.


Follow us on Twitter

Ariel is the 2019 FSWA Baseball Writer of the Year. He is the creator of the ATC (Average Total Cost) Projection System. Ariel was ranked by FantasyPros as the #1 fantasy baseball expert in 2019. His ATC Projections were ranked as the #1 most accurate projection system in 2019. Ariel also writes for CBS Sports, SportsLine, RotoBaller, and is the host of the Beat the Shift Podcast (@Beat_Shift_Pod). Ariel is a member of the inaugural Tout Wars Draft & Hold league, a member of the inaugural Mixed LABR Auction league and plays high stakes contests in the NFBC. Ariel is the 2020 Tout Wars Head to Head League Champion. Ariel Cohen is a fellow of the Casualty Actuarial Society (CAS) and the Society of Actuaries (SOA). He is a Vice President of Risk Management for a large international insurance and reinsurance company. Follow Ariel on Twitter at @ATCNY.

newest oldest most voted

Yeah! Randy is the best! I hope the defensive shifts are better for you in ’21