The Sleeper and the Bust Episode: 626 – Fireside Chat: Top 50 SP Fades

1/9/19

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Top 50 SP Fades

  • NFBC ADP (set to 12/25/18 for the start date to follow along)

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OaktownSteve
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OaktownSteve

Agreed with a lot of this. Thanks for the info.

I would have included Mikolas at 85 overall. Everything went right. Got to 200 innings. Won 18. Out pitched his xFIP by .75. Really low swinging strike %. Contact makes him Babip vulnerable. Steamer projects ERA above 4.00. Even if you give him Steamer’s small uptick in Ks you could so easily be looking at a 4 ERA and 155 Ks. Don’t see him as having anywhere near the floor to put him inside the top 30 SPs where he’s going.