Believe it or not, we are over 30% through the 2020 Major League Baseball season! Most teams have played about 20 games and sample sizes have started to stabilize. It’s not the end-all, be-all but at least we can identify players that have made adjustments. The stabilization point just shows us that any skill changes can be sustainable. There’s less noise. I’ve updated my hitter rankings for the rest of the season. These rankings are based on standard 5×5 roto scoring.
Some of the biggest climbers include Jesse Winker, Alec Bohm, Dylan Carlson, Teoscar Hernandez, Pedro Severino, Wil Myers, Brandon Lowe, Colin Moran, Ian Happ, Garrett Hampson, Dylan Moore, Jake Cronenworth, Yordan Alvarez, Trent Grisham (although I was already high on him), Mike Yastrzemski, Kyle Lewis, Anthony Santander, Mike Tauchman, and Clint Frazier.
Some Fallers include Yasiel Puig, Scott Kingery, Oscar Mercado, Andrew Benintendi, Justin Upton, Giancarlo Stanton, Paul DeJong, Gavin Lux, Josh Donaldson, Vlad Guerrero, Yandy Diaz, Ozzie Albies, Danny Santana, Josh Bell, Edwin Encarnacion, C.J. Cron, and Yadier Molina. Keep in mind, the +/- under the ECR column is how my rankings differ from the Expert Consensus Rankings.
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