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by Todd Zola
February 20th, 2018, 9:04 pm
Forum: Platinum Subscribers
Topic: CVRC / START
Replies: 1
Views: 4

Re: CVRC / START

What league formats do you play? You only need CVRC if you want to customize league prices/rankings. You only need START if you want to track a draft/
by Todd Zola
February 20th, 2018, 9:33 am
Forum: Strategy & Theory Discussion
Topic: (Nonlinear) Keeper Inflation
Replies: 1
Views: 21

Re: (Nonlinear) Keeper Inflation

I've championed this notion for awhile. In practice, the top players always go for more than where conventional valuation prices them - even without inflation. The key is separating cost (or price) and expected value. The initial value is the player's expected value - what he should cost. Once the f...
by Todd Zola
February 20th, 2018, 9:06 am
Forum: Testing & Troubleshooting
Topic: I have a Mac
Replies: 4
Views: 24

Re: I have a Mac

Am I hosed? I realize I now need to purchase Excel. Anything else I need to do? Thanks. Most of the content is Excel-based, at least in terms of projections. If it turns out it isn't for you, I can get you a refund. That said... If you post your scoring system, I can reply with the instructions to ...
by Todd Zola
February 20th, 2018, 8:40 am
Forum: Platinum Subscribers
Topic: DEEP prospecting
Replies: 4
Views: 28

Re: DEEP prospecting

He's not a prospect, but I've been throwing a lot of late round picks at Garrett Cooper, MIA. He's a 1B by trade, but can dabble in the outfield. I can easily see him getting some time at a corner. A late, late, flyer is Mike Ford on SEA - he's a Rule 5 guy so he has to be on the roster. It sounds l...
by Todd Zola
February 20th, 2018, 8:36 am
Forum: Platinum Subscribers
Topic: START
Replies: 1
Views: 16

Re: START

The START link was never updated. You can tell by the title of the download START020918 means Feb 9. The proper link is there now.
by Todd Zola
February 19th, 2018, 7:36 pm
Forum: Testing & Troubleshooting
Topic: I have a Mac
Replies: 4
Views: 24

Re: I have a Mac

Please hang in there -- banging out a huge update, thanks
by Todd Zola
February 18th, 2018, 11:43 pm
Forum: Strategy & Theory Discussion
Topic: Zero-sum economy
Replies: 11
Views: 78

Re: Zero-sum economy

Yeah, makes sense. My default sort to get things back in order is ERA, seems to work.
by Todd Zola
February 18th, 2018, 10:53 pm
Forum: Strategy & Theory Discussion
Topic: Zero-sum economy
Replies: 11
Views: 78

Re: Zero-sum economy

Actually figured that out -- there was a column with another calculation that was throwing me.

Scoring that favors relievers requires some common sense/logic when setting replacement - getting there, been awhile since I did this :P
by Todd Zola
February 18th, 2018, 10:27 pm
Forum: Strategy & Theory Discussion
Topic: Zero-sum economy
Replies: 11
Views: 78

Re: Zero-sum economy

One more - what are the exact categories?
by Todd Zola
February 18th, 2018, 10:14 pm
Forum: Strategy & Theory Discussion
Topic: Zero-sum economy
Replies: 11
Views: 78

Re: Zero-sum economy

Why 150 hitters, 103 pitchers and 60/40? You should be running numbers for exactly enough players to be on the active rosters.

What's the exact roster composition?

What are the exact five categories?

Thanks.