Off the bat (up the middle, pasta diving Jeter!), I don’t know if Michael Conforto will be a sleeper.  I’m drafting him like he’s not a sleeper, and I see some other ‘perts drafting him like he’s not a sleeper, but, then I see some common folk drafts (I’m so highfalutin!), and I think how on earth did Conforto last that long?  That’s a sleeper.  For unstints, I ranked Eddie Rosario last year in the top 75 overall and called him a sleeper.  In some leagues, that would not have been a sleeper.  Michael Conforto is going to be samesis in 2019.  On a more philosophical note and worth discussing briefly, what a sleeper is changes depending on what company you’re keeping.  What a sleeper is is (stutterer!) amorphous.  In some leagues, Adalberto Mondesi might be a sleeper.  In other leagues, he’ll be drafted in the top 15 (I’ve seen it, don’t @ me). Last year, I named Eddie Rosario and Ben Gamel as outfielder sleepers.  Gamel sucked donkey balls, granted, but can you see how different those are in terms of sleeper?  Yes?  Good, then I can begin to belabor some other point.  Last year, Conforto went 78/28/82/.243/3 in 543 ABs.  Sounds like a poor man’s Piscotty.  I will call him Piss-on-a-cot-ty and move right along!  OR WILL I?!  Damn, you reversal question, you nearly gave me a heart attack.  Oh, you best believe there’s more where this came from, Conforto’s on the come, which is a phrase that I would never say in front of my mother.  She has virgin ears, don’t tell me different.  So, what can we expect from Michael Conforto for 2019 fantasy baseball and what makes him a sleeper?

Let’s drill down each stat, I like that. Keeps things easy peasy, hair so greasy (no lie, at least five of my friends signed my high school yearbook with that phrase).  Last year, Conforto’s runs were 78 and RBIs were 82, and the Mets stopped hitting from June through mid-September, and didn’t send hitters to the plate every fifth day for deGrom.  So, just a slightly better offense and Conforto’s runs and RBIs will be upticking.  (The past tense of that is uptuck, by the way.)  But how much will be uptucked?  Last year, Conforto saw more ABs at cleanup than third and over hundred at-bats hitting fifth or lower.  This year, I’d bet he hits mostly third and not lower than fifth.  Cano moves to the two-hole, while McNeil, Amed and/or Nimmo move down, depending on who’s still there in April, and if Realmuto comes over.  Conforto and the Mets won’t be historically bad again, at least not the top half of the lineup.  So, net-net, runs and RBIs will go up.  Next up, his home runs.  His HR/FB% was 19.7% and 27.3% the past two years, respectively.  Last year’s feels a tick low, and two years ago feels very high, but if he can hit homers at a rate of 20%, and fly balls at a 40% rate, which is around his career average, then he will hit 165 fly balls, and 33 of them all go for homers.  I didn’t have to work hard to get him 33 homers.  If he hits for a higher HR/FB% or hits more fly balls, he will hit more than 33 homers.  That would be top 20 in the league.  Easiest stat to write off is his speed.  He doesn’t have much, but maybe he can steal five bags, likely closer to three.  That’s fine.  Final stat is his average.  Last year, it was .243.  That was with a .216 1st half, when he was just coming back from injury (he also only had 11 homers vs. 17 in the 2nd half).  His 2nd half average was .273.  The year before he hit .279.  In Double-A in 2015, he hit .312.  He hit .422 in Triple-A in 2016 (in only 33 games).  Are you seeing a guy who will hit under .245?  Because I don’t. He was top 40 for how few pitches he swung at outside the strike zone; 56th overall for first pitches he swung at; he lowered his K-rate from 2018 to 2019; his entire garbage average last year was predicated on a low BABIP (for him) and injury in the 1st half.  He likely won’t hit .300, but odds are he won’t hit below .260 either.  Conforto is about to breakout, which makes everything we know about the Mets wrong.  For 2019, I’ll give Michael Conforto projections of 87/33/98/.268/4 in 569 ABs with a chance for more.  And apologies in advance for giving Mets fans hope.  Hope is a dangerous thing.

  1. Harley Earl says:
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    Good write-up Grey. I think you’ve nailed this guy with this analysis and forecast. I also think many people in one-year redraft leagues will allow him to slide 4-6 rounds lower than he should. And some leagues he’ll fall even further.

    Unfortunately, he’s taken in my league and the owner is well aware of what is likely to happen this season. I’m not sure he’s a sleeper either. I guess that all depends on the league you’re in. But I sure wouldn’t risk it by allowing him to slide too far. At the very lowest, I think I’d draft this guy at his ADP. But really, I think about 40-50 spots ahead of his ADP is a safer strategy.

    So, now to my question. You say you plan on drafting Conforto as if he’s not a sleeper. So where exactly does that mean you’ll be grabbing him, as in what number pick-wise?

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      @Harley Earl:

      His ADP on NFBC is 113 with 15 drafts complete. Same ADP as Eloy Jimenez???!!!

      I would draft Conforto over Jimenez 100 times out of 100 in a redraft

      • Grey

        Grey says:
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        @Dave D: That’s great value for Conforto!

    • Grey

      Grey says:
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      @Harley Earl: I think around where I had Rosario last year, 60-70 range overall

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        @Grey: That’s kind of what I expected you to say. Just wanted to get it in writing!

        • Grey

          Grey says:
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          Doesn’t mean anything without it being notarized!

      • Hepcat13 says:
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        @Grey: Great write-up! For perspective, if Conforto is 60-70 overall, where would you draft another sleeper like, say, Harrison Bader? Thanks!

        • Grey

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          About 120, I think

  2. Ante Galic says:
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    Grey!!!

    So mouth-wateringly good, man!

    a. The defense rests, nothing further, Harley’s asked the only pertinent ‘pert question. Thank you Earl!

    b. Mark Twain quote of the day for December 7

    1. I want a good wife. I want a couple of them if they are particularly good. If I was settled, I would quit all nonsense and swindle some poor girl into marrying me. But I wouldn’t expect to be worthy of her. I wouldn’t have a girl that I was worthy of, she wouldn’t do. She wouldn’t be respectable enough.

    2. [From Elmira, NY ca 1868] Livie is the best girl in all the world and the most sensible. She is the sweetest and the gentlest and the daintiest and the most modest and unpretentious and the wisest in all things she should be wise in and most ignorant in all matters it would not grace her to know.

    3.[of Olivia] I take as much pride in her brains as in her beauty.

    4. [of the recommendation his friends from out west in asking Olivia’s father for her hand in marriage.]They said with one accord that I got drunk oftener than was necessary and that I was wild and god-less, idle, lecherous, and a discontented and unsettled rover. And they could not recommend ANY girl of high character and social position to marry me. But as I had already said all that about myself beforehand, it was nothing shocking or surprising about it to the family.

    Cheers,
    Ante

    • Harley Earl says:
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      @Ante Galic: You’re welcome Ante!

    • Packers says:
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      @Ante Galic: I like #1.
      Having graduated from UHK ( University of hard knocks ) and being married for 40 years, and being a guy who has been traveled and worked in different time zones, I know having a good wife is one of the most important choices a man can make.
      Now “good wife” has a different meaning to men so the guys who figure it out will be happy.

      2. Ante, I hope you figure out Grey’s favorite quote from Mark Twain. You came close a few days back. I don’t know it either but am looking forward to it.

      3. Grey, I love this site, first thing I read each day……makes me wonder about myself, hmmm.

      • Grey

        Grey says:
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        @Packers: 3. Thanks, man! Appreciate it! I have to wonder about myself too then!

    • Grey

      Grey says:
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      @Ante Galic: 4. Not yup as in it’s the *the* quote — yup as in I hear ya Twain!

      • Ante Galic says:
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        @Grey: Grey!!

        Damn, shakes fist at the sky!

        Back to the drawing board.

        Cheers,
        Ante

        • Grey

          Grey says:
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          Drawing board…Hey, Bob Ross quotes! Kidding, no Bob Ross quotes, ever.

          • Ante Galic says:
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            @Grey: Grey!!

            Nah, 2020 quotes will be Winston Churchill quotes. His are really deep!

            Cheers,
            Ante

            • Grey

              Grey says:
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              Great call!

              • Ante Galic says:
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                @Grey: Grey!

                Thanks. Have a nice weekend.

                Cheers,
                Ante

                • Grey

                  Grey says:
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                  You too!

  3. Dave D says:
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    Good read. You mention injury but don’t specify it was a shoulder injury that he was coming off of late in 2017. That is always a red flag for me on a player as power is usually slow coming back, so I stayed away from him last year as he was valued as the still healthy Conforto. It was no suprise he was much better in the 2nd half. I’ll definitely be targeting him where he’s being undervalued. Prior to 2017, his value

    • Grey

      Grey says:
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      @Dave D: Yeah, exactly… I could’ve spelled it out, but yup, type of injury reduced his 1st half and we see why he came on in the 2nd half

  4. Big Ticket says:
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    Dude walks quite a bit too, which certainly helps in my OBP league. Feels like a top 50 pick to me, am I wrong?

    • knucks says:
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      @Big Ticket: Prob pretty close. He was the #59 bat, worth $15.8 on the Player Rater for 5×5 OBP last year. So about #80ish overall.

      I’m with you, I just hope I don’t have to pay up for him, like Grey is saying here. Interested in hearing what Cram has to say about Conforto as March drafts approach down the road too.

      LGM! *shrug emoji*

    • Grey

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      @Big Ticket: I was thinking around 60 overall

  5. Crime Dog says:
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    Another great sleeper post. I think it’s pretty evident that shoulder bothered him first half of last year and agree he could be huge this year. I’m just a little surprised you’re trusting a Met!

    • Grey

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      @Crime Dog: Haha, I trust deGrom too (now), I just wouldn’t draft him… I don’t mind McNeil (if he stays with the club), Nimmo and I like Amed a lot

  6. Dave D says:
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    Great read. You mention injury but don’t specify it was a shoulder injury that he was coming off of late in 2017. That is always a red flag for me on a player as power is usually slow coming back, so I stayed away from him last year as he was valued as the still healthy Conforto. It was no suprise he was much better in the 2nd half. I’ll definitely be targeting him where he’s being undervalued. Prior to 2017, his value usually returned very well on his draft position for me. I’m on board, lot to like with him going into 2019. Pedro Alvarez? Not so much…

    • Grey

      Grey says:
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      @Dave D: Haha, yeah, Pedro Alvarez needs some help

  7. Andy Dufresne says:
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    Hope is a good thing. Maybe the best of things…unless you’re cast down to the Sodomites…Or am I’m being obtuse?!

    • knucks says:
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      @Andy Dufresne: ^^ We found the Dufresnes ^^

      Can I eat now?

  8. Basement Artie says:
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    Drafted Conforto last year, dropped and added him twice after that. Unfortunately for Mets fans, I think the FO commitment to ‘winning now’ is smoke and mirrors. Until they spend some money the team goes nowhere and Conforto’s numbers are softer than they should be without protection.

    • Grey

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      @Basement Artie: Nah, Amed, Nimmo and McNeil have more experience, and Cano helps

      • Basement Artie says:
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        @Grey: I like your optimism. Hoping they keep all three of those guys together.

        • Grey

          Grey says:
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          Me too!

  9. Peacecoast says:
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    miss u

    • Grey

      Grey says:
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      Peace! How ya been?

      • Peacecoast says:
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        @Grey: aight, busy at work lately. People have these deductibles that are full and all want surgery before Jan 1. Wife’s dad died, was not unexpected but still an upheaval for the family. All good now.
        How are the moving plans coming?

        David Peralta…I have a feeling he will be overdrafted this year, you? esp now with Goldie gone. Now on the other side Carpenter might be under drafted? I have them both in a keeper league.

        I feel like Conforto will just get hurt again.

        • Grey

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          Sorry about your pops in law… I’m actually moving today! Woohoo! Yeah, Peralta is no longer anything cheap and special, and agree on Carpenter, he might be underrated… Conforto will be fine, don’t jinx him please

  10. Woolly the Mammoth says:
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    Is Austin Meadows fair trade value for Conforto in a keep forever?

    • Grey

      Grey says:
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      I’d want Conforto

  11. Dave D says:
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    RIP, Luis Valbuena!!! Say it ain’t Scioscia…

    • Grey

      Grey says:
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      I know, I hope the Sciosciapath is surrounded by loved ones today

      • Dave D says:
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        @Grey:
        I would bet he’s having memories triggered of Nick Adenhart. I know I do. That was the saddest day in Angel history. Number two was Lyman Bostock. Number three probably Donnie Moore suicide.

        • Grey

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          Donnie Moore was super sad, what a shame… Adenhart was awful too… really all of them…

          • Dave D says:
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            @Grey:

            Moore lows than highs being an Angel fan, which is partly why I focus more on my fake teams than “real” team at this point.

            Who can blame me?

            You listening Padre fan?

            • Grey

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              Ha, yeah, was just awful if bc of Dave Henderson

              • Dave D says:
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                @Grey:

                A good therapist could probably have helped him come to grips with that awful moment, as hideous as it was. But there had to be more going on like a propensity for depression, and I believe divorce was in the picture.

                • Grey

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                  Yeah, real shame bc in a few months it would’ve been yesterday’s news and he could’ve moved on with his life…. but I guess when you’re in it you don’t have that perspective

                  • Dave D says:
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                    @Grey:

                    The saddest part is it was nearly three years later and he shot his wife (who survived) and he had a few kids who I think were in the home when it went down. Very, very sad.

                    • Grey

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                      Yeah, super sad… on a happier note, moving into my new house today!

          • Harley Earl says:
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            @Grey:All three deaths are terribly sad.

            Bostock’s strikes me as the worst. It just makes no sense at all. Cut down in the very prime of his career by a murderer. This world can be so cruel and unfair.

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              @Harley Earl:

              It was terribly sad at the time, right as I finished my first full season really following the Angels. I was hoping Topps would make a memorial card but they didn’t. Yeah, he was a really good ballplayer, would have been great I believe.

              The timing on Adenhart, right after throwing what seemed like a breakthrough game against a division rival. They were both incredibly tragic. The timing of Adenhart’s death was classically tragic like in Greek theatre or such. Very close call on which was more heart wrenching.

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                @Dave D: I had forgotten about the good game by Adenhart … yeah, that’s classic Greek tragedy theater.

                I remember watching Donnie Moore pitch. I think he gave up a home run to Don Baylor? I can’t remember. I do remember him giving up the bomb that ultimately they say led to his suicide. At least that’s what I read or remember as a kid. I think I’ll go read it on wikipedia and see if there are some different facts because my memory is kinda cloudy on it.

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                  @Harley Earl: Yikes. Yeah there were some other personal/family issues that led to his suicide.

            • Grey

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              Yeah, all terrible really

  12. King Kullen says:
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    Quick thoughts on Correa? What percentage of the struggles were due to the back problems? would you bet on this being a one off, or a lingering issue going forward?

    • Grey

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      He’s way too young to write off but without him stealing 10+ bags he’s not elite…

  13. Dmitri Petrovich says:
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    Syndergaards diminished k/9 a concern? Is he a top 15 SP in points leagues?

    • Grey

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      Yeah big time concern

    • Grey

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      Oh and maybe top 15, thereabouts

  14. Big Ticket says:
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    After the Goldy deal, what is JoMart’s upside? Top 60?

    • Grey

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      Don’t think it changes much, unless he now plays less because of Goldy, which I’d be surprised about

  15. Wally Pipp says:
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    Brody VanGenious !!

    • Grey

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      Haha

  16. Cohibas says:
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    You must not be a Met fan. You did not average in the intangible Met curse. That which says any Met you depend on for a good season – tanks, gets injured, or is suspended for PEDS. Because of this the common folk are drafting him as a sleeper and not a tick higher. Let the foolish diehard Met fans and the Wilponics draft him too early.

    • Grey

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      Haha, I can’t lie, the Mets curse scares me a little too

  17. Dave D says:
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    Congrats on the move, Grey! I’m happy for you. I’m posting a champagne toast for you!!!

    • Grey

      Grey says:
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      Thanks, man!

  18. LenFuego says:
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    In this comment, I am afraid I am going to be “that guy,” the guy who feels very strongly about the term “sleeper” and cannot resist giving their unsolicited opinion about it. Sorry in advance.

    But … the term “sleeper” is constantly misapplied these days and needs to get back to its original meaning. It is as if the term SAGNOF was being applied to starting pitcher effectiveness and third basemen RBI production.

    So what is a sleeper. The best explanation to me is that a sleeper is a player for which there are at least a few owners in the league, upon hearing his name called out on draft night as a draft pick or put up for auction, will say under their breath (and perhaps even out loud) “huh? who’s that? he’s not on my draft sheet.” The “sleeper” part of it depends on the player’s draft/auction relevance being so tentative that their very existence will have slipped past those owners, AS IF THOSE OWNERS HAD BEEN SLEEPING! The owners who had been aware of the player made sure not to bring that player up before the draft/auction, lest they wake those owners from their slumbers and tip them off about the sleeper, as if they were walking around on tiptoes with soft slippers so as to be sure not to wake those owners up to the yumminess of those players.

    A little history. In the old days — before the Internet and fantasy pundits and online league/team management and automatic online score-keeping and daily website rankings updates — it was not easy to find out information about players and teams and as a result it was a LOT more common for a number of players to slip past the consciousness of other owners. There are very few of those opportunities now. Consequently, many pundits have started to apply “sleeper” to any player they recommend be picked prior to where he is generally being picked.

    Everyone in every league knows who Michael Conforto is and has assessed him and are prepared to draft him at some point. Ergo, he is not a sleeper. What he is, to those who believe he should be picked earlier than he is or should have a higher auction value than he is going for, is a “value pick” or “underrated” or a “recommendation”.

    Now I get it, noone publishes lists of “value picks”, they publish lists of “sleepers,” and if you want to get eyeballs on your web site, a pundit feels constrained to use the term “sleeper” for purposes of search engine optimization. Plus those other more accurate terms just do not have the sexiness of “sleeper”. So … I am not hopeful the term will be restored to its proper meaning.

    OK, back to speculating about where Machado and Harper will sign.

    • Grey

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      Okay, here’s my problem with your definition. What if everyone in a league knows every player? Then what’s a sleeper? A sleeper is then a player who will be drafted later than the fantasy value they will return. Yes, that’s a ‘value pick’ but that’s what a sleeper is…

      • LenFuego says:
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        @Grey: I may have overdone my definition a smidge then.

        A sleeper does not have to be an absolute unknown going in to the season … it is sufficient if there are owners that think “that guy is not worth rostering so no need to analyze him.” Guys as well-known as Miguel Cabrera or Albert Pujols might qualify as sleepers this year because no one is paying any attention to them to the point where they are not even considering rostering them. Ultimately, identifying sleepers is the art of “you are probably letting this guy fly below your radar screen because you think he is not worth rostering, but you should be paying attention because he is worth at least considering.”

        Although it is increasingly difficult to identify true sleepers because of the explosion of info available online, there are always a good number of players who were not on owners’ radar screens who should have been.

        Last year, Max Muncy would have been a sleeper, as would Jesus Aguilar, Francisco Cervelli, Adalberto Mondesi, Anibal Sanchez, Clay Buchholz, Ross Stripling and Jack Flaherty. If one identified any of those players before the season as worth considering to draft, they get full sleeper identification credit.

        But Michael Conforto is going to be rostered in every league … every single owner will have done at least some kind of cursory analysis and determined approximately where to draft him or what to bid on him accordingly. You are recommending not that he needs to be analyzed and added to their draft list, but that he probably needs to be moved higher. That is just not a sleeper.

        Twenty-five years ago, there were a lot more opportunities to identify sleepers and the term became very popular, and as true sleepers become increasingly difficult to identify because of the explosion of information available online, its usage has IMO unfortunately morphed into other concepts like breakouts, values and surprises. I know I am swimming uphill on this and it will continue to be used like that … but I do not have to like it.

        • Grey

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          Aguilar, Muncy, Stripling, Buchholz and Mondesi weren’t sleepers last year, they were round 50 flyers in some deep leagues, that you basically throw away… no one in a 12 team league was drafting them… if I said Mondesi was a sleeper last year people would say in May, hey I can still pick him up… they’re not sleepers… plus, there’s shallow leagues, there’s deep leagues etc. one guy’s sleeper may not be someone else’s which I say in this post more or less

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            @Grey: Yeah, from my perspective, that is precisely what a sleeper is – a later round pick or cheap auction pickup that has a chance to be worth far more than that.

            I do come from a deeper league perspective than most (my main league is 12 teams with 41 roster spots each – that is 492 players deep), so my examples are in tune with that.

            Shallower leagues will certainly have less obscure sleepers – that moniker could have been appropriate for guys like Haniger, Soto, Markakis and Morton in shallow leagues last year.

            • Grey

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              A player in the last round in a pool of 492 players isn’t a sleeper… That’s a flyer for maybe 2% of the fantasy baseball people… Most people play 12 team redraft leagues…

  19. Chris says:
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    Grey, I need to figure out if I need talked off a ledge in my dynasty league. Guy is offering me Vlad. Wants my
    Kyle Tucker
    Peter Alonso
    Matt Chapman
    Touki

    For Vlad

    I feel like I have to make that trade but it seems like such a damn overpay (his team is AWFUL, so I under his want to get the most to restock his prospect jar)

    I would then have Vlad and Acuna for years and years to come. Is this worth pulling off?

    Thanks in advance Grey, hope you have a great day!

    • Grey

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      I want Vlad

      • Harley Earl says:
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        @Grey: Get Vlad. You will not regret it.

        • Grey

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          That’s what I’m saying!

      • LenFuego says:
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        @Grey: Yup, a Vlad in the hand is worth a LOT of other prospects in the bush.

        • Grey

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          Totally!

          • Chris D says:
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            @Grey: thanks again guys, for the responses on both! This first one, never showed up for me.

            • Grey

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              No problem

  20. Chris D says:
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    Grey in need of some logic in my dynasty league.

    Was offered Vlad for

    Kyle Tucker
    Peter Alonso
    Matt Chapman
    Touki

    Feel like this might be a huge overpay (and I get the owners ask, his team is AWFUL and this would go along way to helping him and restocking his prospect cookie jar. His demands are like this from any interested parties)

    Is this worth doing? Would allow me to have Vlad and Acuna for years to come. Or is it smarter to keep what I have hope they all pan out.

    Thanks in advance and hope you have a great day!

    • Chris D says:
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      @Chris D: I am pretty well off, so I could take the hit in the prospects by the way. Just hate the idea of giving up that many for one guy, even if its Vlad, but you know….Vlad.

    • Mike L says:
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      @Chris D: I think if you take that deal. Ive thought about offering Royce Lewis, Trammell, and Nick Senzel for Vlad and I think thats a better haul than what you’d be getting IMO.

      • Chris D says:
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        @Mike L: Thanks Mike and that’s the part that seems it would be worth it. Vlad is a generational talent with a legit 80 hit tool and almost 70 power raw power. If that pans out, that seems worth it to me. It’s also why I am more comfortable giving up prospects than real established MLB players.

        I know he has 2 other offers for him, one not great in my opinion for a dynasty based on his team in Blackmon, Matt Carpenter, Lester, Brad Hand and Sixto

        and the other being Beni, Ardolis and Gore for Vlad and Royce Lewis (where he’s giving up more). That one I am not sure of in terms of where I would stand with my own offer.

    • Grey

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      I want Vlad

      • Chris D says:
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        @Grey: The man has spoken, twice haha. Thanks Grey! You are usually the deciding factor for me in all my trades so if this guy wants that ask, then he can have it.

        Have a good one

        • Grey

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          You too!

        • Harley Earl says:
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          @Chris D: Definitely do it. I would love to have Vlad, at just about any price of prospects. Four for one is a steal.

        • LenFuego says:
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          @Chris D: Only if one of the four prospects you had to give up to get Vlad was either Eloy or Tatis would I even hesitate (and I still probably take Vlad).

          • Chris D says:
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            @LenFuego: thanks Harley and Len. I think at this point the people have spoken haha. Go get Vlad. Never thought I would be in this position, so pretty excited I have a legit chance here at him and be able to have Acuna on same team.

  21. Micah says:
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    In a 12 team dynasty league would you trade Goldschmidt for Keston Hiura and Eugenio Suarez?

    • Grey

      Grey says:
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      I’d want Goldy

      • Micah says:
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        @Grey: I was also offered Adalberto Mondesi, Kyle Tucker, a 13th and a 15th rounder. Thoughts?

        • Grey

          Grey says:
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          I’m confused… Mondesi, Tucker and picks for who?

        • Grey

          Grey says:
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          Oh are you saying Goldy for them? I’d take Mondesi, Tucker and picks for Goldy

  22. Poops McGillicutty says:
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    Hey Grey By The Bay,

    Your post excited me in ways I cannot write here. I drafted Confortable for $1 in an ESPN league last year. We can choose 3 keepers and I’m tempted to choose Mr. Conforto, but wanted to hear your brain thoughts on it. Some other options with updated prices –

    Aldaberto Mondesi – $2 (this one I’m taking for sure)
    Conforto – $2
    Blake Snell – $3 (I think I HAVE to say yes, right?)
    Patrick Corbin – $4
    Tim Anderson – $5

    What do you think? Does Conforto seem like a good choice over Corbin or Anderson?

    • Grey

      Grey says:
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      Ha, thanks, Poops! Mondesi, Snell — then I’m between Conforto and Corbin — I’d prolly go Conforto — Take followups to my newest post

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