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Couldn't find a thread for him.  This guy could make for a great sleeper.  From the latest Rotowo, er, Sports Edge blurb:

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Kolten Wong launched his fourth home run of the spring on Tuesday against the Rangers. After Mike Foltynewicz walked Orlando Arcia to lead off the third inning, Wong made it pay by muscling one over the left-center field wall. It was a fitting end to what has been a fantastic spring for Wong, as the second baseman wound up posting a 1.097 OPS with four long balls and a stolen base. Wong is cemented into the leadoff spot for the Brew Crew and will get to play in a hitter-friendly home park for the first time in his career.

That Brewers leadoff spot/home park combination sounds very nice...

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I think he is a great tout, esp given where he is going in drafts/auctions. Everyday lead-off hitter. I could see a career year for him--across the board.

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1 hour ago, whips02 said:

2B is thin so he could provide value, but for how long?

 

Consistency may lack, but I am intrigued.

Is 2b thin?? In most 15 team leagues with a MI I think 2b is really deep and there is a lot of players I like.

Ozzie Albies Atl - 2B
Whit Merrifield KC - 2B,OF
DJ LeMahieu NYY - 1B,2B,3B
Gleyber Torres NYY - 2B,SS
Keston Hiura Mil - 2B
Ketel Marte Ari - 2B,SS,OF
Jose Altuve Hou - 2B
Cavan Biggio Tor - 2B,3B,OF
Brandon Lowe TB - 1B,2B,OF
Max Muncy LAD - 1B,2B,3B
Lourdes Gurriel Jr. Tor - 2B,OF
Mike Moustakas Cin - 1B,2B,3B
Jeff McNeil NYM - 2B,3B,OF
Dylan Moore Sea - 2B,3B,SS,OF
Andrés Giménez Cle - 2B,3B,SS
Ian Happ ChC - 2B,3B,OF
Tommy Edman StL - 2B,3B,SS,OF
Gavin Lux LAD - 2B
Jake Cronenworth SD - 1B,2B,SS
Nick Solak Tex - 2B,3B,OF
Chris Taylor LAD - 2B,SS,OF
Jean Segura Phi - 2B,3B,SS
Nick Madrigal CWS - 2B
Jonathan Villar NYM - 2B,SS
Eduardo Escobar Ari - 2B,3B
David Fletcher LAA - 2B,3B,SS,OF
Kolten Wong Mil - 2B
Garrett Hampson Col - 2B,SS,OF
Ty France Sea - 2B,3B
Ryan McMahon Col - 1B,2B,3B
Tommy La Stella SF - 1B,2B,3B
Jurickson Profar SD - 2B,OF
 

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This is one of my favorite charts for looking at park factors. Take a look at the upgrade a left handed hitter gets from going from Busch stadium to Miller park....

Wong 📈📈

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24 minutes ago, South Jersey Bombers said:

Is 2b thin?? In most 15 team leagues with a MI I think 2b is really deep and there is a lot of players I like.

Ozzie Albies Atl - 2B
Whit Merrifield KC - 2B,OF
DJ LeMahieu NYY - 1B,2B,3B
Gleyber Torres NYY - 2B,SS
Keston Hiura Mil - 2B
Ketel Marte Ari - 2B,SS,OF
Jose Altuve Hou - 2B
Cavan Biggio Tor - 2B,3B,OF
Brandon Lowe TB - 1B,2B,OF
Max Muncy LAD - 1B,2B,3B
Lourdes Gurriel Jr. Tor - 2B,OF
Mike Moustakas Cin - 1B,2B,3B
Jeff McNeil NYM - 2B,3B,OF
Dylan Moore Sea - 2B,3B,SS,OF
Andrés Giménez Cle - 2B,3B,SS
Ian Happ ChC - 2B,3B,OF
Tommy Edman StL - 2B,3B,SS,OF
Gavin Lux LAD - 2B
Jake Cronenworth SD - 1B,2B,SS
Nick Solak Tex - 2B,3B,OF
Chris Taylor LAD - 2B,SS,OF
Jean Segura Phi - 2B,3B,SS
Nick Madrigal CWS - 2B
Jonathan Villar NYM - 2B,SS
Eduardo Escobar Ari - 2B,3B
David Fletcher LAA - 2B,3B,SS,OF
Kolten Wong Mil - 2B
Garrett Hampson Col - 2B,SS,OF
Ty France Sea - 2B,3B
Ryan McMahon Col - 1B,2B,3B
Tommy La Stella SF - 1B,2B,3B
Jurickson Profar SD - 2B,OF
 

I “like” a lot of these players too, but where is the year in and year out consistency? (Outside of Albies, Altuve, LeMahieu)

 

A good group of these guys disappointed a season ago.

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2 hours ago, South Jersey Bombers said:

Is 2b thin?? In most 15 team leagues with a MI I think 2b is really deep and there is a lot of players I like.
 

It's extremely thin in terms of top tier guys (two or three), but it isn't thin at all in terms of overall "playable" depth and interesting possibilities.

This is in comparison to catcher, which is not only super-thin at the top (arguably only one name) but is also just a wasteland in terms of overall talent.  

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2 hours ago, South Jersey Bombers said:

Is 2b thin?? In most 15 team leagues with a MI I think 2b is really deep and there is a lot of players I like.

Ozzie Albies Atl - 2B
Whit Merrifield KC - 2B,OF
DJ LeMahieu NYY - 1B,2B,3B
Gleyber Torres NYY - 2B,SS
Keston Hiura Mil - 2B
Ketel Marte Ari - 2B,SS,OF
Jose Altuve Hou - 2B
Cavan Biggio Tor - 2B,3B,OF
Brandon Lowe TB - 1B,2B,OF
Max Muncy LAD - 1B,2B,3B
Lourdes Gurriel Jr. Tor - 2B,OF
Mike Moustakas Cin - 1B,2B,3B
Jeff McNeil NYM - 2B,3B,OF
Dylan Moore Sea - 2B,3B,SS,OF
Andrés Giménez Cle - 2B,3B,SS
Ian Happ ChC - 2B,3B,OF
Tommy Edman StL - 2B,3B,SS,OF
Gavin Lux LAD - 2B
Jake Cronenworth SD - 1B,2B,SS
Nick Solak Tex - 2B,3B,OF
Chris Taylor LAD - 2B,SS,OF
Jean Segura Phi - 2B,3B,SS
Nick Madrigal CWS - 2B
Jonathan Villar NYM - 2B,SS
Eduardo Escobar Ari - 2B,3B
David Fletcher LAA - 2B,3B,SS,OF
Kolten Wong Mil - 2B
Garrett Hampson Col - 2B,SS,OF
Ty France Sea - 2B,3B
Ryan McMahon Col - 1B,2B,3B
Tommy La Stella SF - 1B,2B,3B
Jurickson Profar SD - 2B,OF
 

On a proper site Torres, Gurriel. and Happ don't have 2B eligibility so there's that. And there's basically two tiers of players (see below). Everyone after McNeil is a complete wildcard. Heck, even some of the players in the second tier are wild cards. Hiura might hit .200 if he doesn't cut down his Ks, Lowe was only really good for a few months, Biggio is being overvalued, Altuve might be cooked, and we're not sure who the "real" Marte is. 

 

Ozzie Albies Atl - 2B
Whit Merrifield KC - 2B,OF
DJ LeMahieu NYY - 1B,2B,3B

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Keston Hiura Mil - 2B
Ketel Marte Ari - 2B,SS,OF
Jose Altuve Hou - 2B
Cavan Biggio Tor - 2B,3B,OF
Brandon Lowe TB - 1B,2B,OF
Max Muncy LAD - 1B,2B,3B
Mike Moustakas Cin - 1B,2B,3B
Jeff McNeil NYM - 2B,3B,OF

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9 minutes ago, jmcampbe11 said:

On a proper site Torres, Gurriel. and Happ don't have 2B eligibility so there's that. And there's basically two tiers of players (see below). Everyone after McNeil is a complete wildcard. Heck, even some of the players in the second tier are wild cards. Hiura might hit .200 if he doesn't cut down his Ks, Lowe was only really good for a few months, Biggio is being overvalued, Altuve might be cooked, and we're not sure who the "real" Marte is. 

 

Ozzie Albies Atl - 2B
Whit Merrifield KC - 2B,OF
DJ LeMahieu NYY - 1B,2B,3B

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Keston Hiura Mil - 2B
Ketel Marte Ari - 2B,SS,OF
Jose Altuve Hou - 2B
Cavan Biggio Tor - 2B,3B,OF
Brandon Lowe TB - 1B,2B,OF
Max Muncy LAD - 1B,2B,3B
Mike Moustakas Cin - 1B,2B,3B
Jeff McNeil NYM - 2B,3B,OF

Different strokes for different folks. 

I use a proper site, and I guess we just have different evaluations for this position. 

Give me the Wong's, France's, and Hampson's all day.

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Just now, South Jersey Bombers said:

Different strokes for different folks. 

I use a proper site, and I guess we just have different evaluations for this position. 

Give me the Wong's, France's, and Hampson's all day.

And Chris Taylor’s 

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