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"The best book overall for preparing for a rotisserie draft." John Hunt, fantasy baseball writer, BASEBALL WEEKLY --This text refers to an alternate Paperback edition.
Baseball Prospectus 2001 is the one source for all the inside information and original analysis that every true baseball fan needs on all the players of today and tomorrow. Only Baseball Prospectus contains complete analyses of the top players in each organization from the stars all the way down to rookie ball, and does so with objective, intelligent commentary and irreverent humor. Baseball Prospectus gives you the final word on what the players did, why they did it and what they're going to do in the future. Baseball Prospectus 2001's special features include in-depth commentary on 1644 players; complete Davenport Translation information, including Peripheral ERA, and evaluations of players' secondary as well as their primary defensive position; Michael Wolverton's starting and relief pitcher performance tools and Rany Jazayerli's new and improved Pitcher Abuse Points analysis; forecasts of hitter performance using Clay Davenport's exclusive "Wilton" forecasting system; Keith Woolner's pitcher abuse research; Clay Davenport's research on park factors; this year's Top 40 Minor League Prospects, and more. --This text refers to an alternate Paperback edition.See all Editorial Reviews
Incredible compilation of standard and original statistics developed by the authors to clear away the distractions and focus on who the good players are and why. Read morePublished on February 22, 2009 by Neal Davis
I thought bitting humor and brutal honesty were gone once "The Scouting Report" wimped out and eventually died several years ago, but upon purchasing this book I am delighted to... Read morePublished on July 26, 2008 by R. Young
The stats and projections are all fantastic. However, I found the essays lacking and the book as a whole didn't live up to my lofty expectations. Read morePublished on April 30, 2008 by James Rodgers
This is a great book! Great stats, good projections, good reading for the Fantasy and Baseball FanPublished on April 7, 2008 by Brett Williams
The Baseball Prospectus is year after year the best baseball preview around. The expanded team by team and players analysis will take you through the year. A great productPublished on April 4, 2008 by Luca Rossi
This is an excellent resource for scouting baseball players for the upcoming season. Literally you get this book for $15, and compared with the magazines you get for $8, it is a... Read morePublished on March 31, 2008 by Michael Gilligan
The best baseball reference book by far! Informative, concise and humorous. Just wish it was larger!Published on March 28, 2008 by B. Hass
Great information with some humor. A great book. The analysis of the teams and players is fantastic!Published on March 26, 2008 by Darryl Mccormick
Still a very thorough but concise guide to everybody with less typos and misinformation than in the past. Read morePublished on March 26, 2008 by Steve Freeman