ALTERNATIVE: 2023 Points League Draft Guide—Hitters

Points leagues in 2023 almost completely debunk the myth of positional scarcity. For the first time in recent memory, we find no significant difference between middle infielders, corner infielders, outfielders, or catchers (in one-catcher leagues) when looking at points above replacement value.

When analyzing who you should draft in points leagues, you first determine replacement level, or the projected points of the last starting player.  You can then look for tiers of point differential to determine how many incremental points the players you draft project to score above the next player at the position and other players.

Every other year, you add or subtract players based on scarcity at certain positions. But in this year’s player...


You’re just a few clicks away from accessing this feature and hundreds more throughout the year that have a singular goal in mind: Winning your league. Subscribe to here!

Already a subscriber? Sign in here

More From Gaming

The new Scoresheet Player Lists have been released, and here are the major defensive changes for 2024.
Feb 6 2024 3:02am
Which pitcher turns the first round upside down? The top 20 picks for 2024 simulation leagues
Feb 2 2024 11:05am
Strikeout rates key pitching targets in Points Leagues. See top picks here!
Mar 16 2023 12:03am
Know this guy? Read this to find out why he, and others like him, will lead you to a Strat-O-Matic championship.
Feb 17 2023 1:03am