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Non-tender candidates for each team

Non-tender candidates for each team

Now that we’ve updated our values for the year, we noticed that many established major leaguers who are in their control years (and a few whose teams have contract options on them) are projected to have negative values – in other words, their field...

The BTV Bottom 50: Who are the least valuable trade candidates right now?

The BTV Bottom 50: Who are the least valuable trade candidates right now?

If you’re a GM, this is the list you don’t want to have your players on. According to our calculations, the following 50 players have the least amount of trade value right now – or, put another way, the most amount of negative value. These are not...

Real-life scorecard: Tracking our values

Real-life scorecard: Tracking our values

Even though the 2019 summer trade season has ended, we’ll continue to keep track of each real-life trade and compare it to our values and see how they match up. We’ll plug them into our simulator and see if they’re “accepted,” “maybe accepted” or...

2019 Mid-season FAQs and Observations

2019 Mid-season FAQs and Observations

Now that BTV has been live for a few weeks, we’ve received a lot of questions and feedback, all of which we appreciate. We’ve also noticed some common patterns in the trade proposals, which we'll work into our answers here. Why do the trade values...