Profile: Mario Puig

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Recent Blog Posts

4/27/2013 8:23:00 PMTop 12 Rookie IDPs
4/25/2013 4:02:00 PMNFL Draft Live Blog (Thursday)
2/22/2013 11:26:00 AMMy 2013 NFL Draft Positional Rankings
8/18/2012 3:08:00 PMSalary Cap College Football (
8/2/2012 8:58:00 AMCollege Football Breakout Stars
4/27/2012 2:59:00 PMSecond-Round Mock
4/26/2012 5:56:00 AMFinal First-Round Mock
4/17/2012 2:49:00 PMPersonal 2012 Draft Top-50
9/12/2011 7:24:00 PMMonday Notes
8/22/2011 7:13:00 PMMonday Notes
8/22/2011 11:10:00 AM18-Team League Draft Results
8/15/2011 7:46:00 PMMonday Notes
8/8/2011 7:42:00 PMMonday Notes
8/1/2011 8:41:00 PMMonday NFL Notes
7/16/2011 10:11:00 AMFive things I'm sure about
5/2/2011 11:54:00 AMFantasy Impact of the Draft
4/28/2011 8:44:00 AMFinal First-Round Mock
4/16/2011 1:08:00 PMThree-Round Mock Draft (Includes top-10 trade)
4/5/2011 11:29:00 AMDraft Stuff: Top-3, Mallett, Fairley, Runners
3/12/2011 11:35:00 AMTwo-Round NFL Draft Mock
2/26/2011 12:02:00 PMCombine Thoughts (2/26)
12/4/2010 9:46:00 AM2011 NFL Draft Thoughts: Running Backs
11/18/2010 6:22:00 PM2011 NFL Draft Thoughts (Quarterbacks)
8/26/2010 1:40:00 PM12-team SOFA Auction League (First Attempt at Auctioning)
8/16/2010 8:35:00 AM20-team All-120 Draft Results
8/15/2010 4:46:00 PM20-Team All-120 Draft Tonight @ 8 Eastern Time

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Do Analytics Take the Fun Out of Sports?
Apparently that was the topic of one of the presentations at the Sloan Sports Analytics Conference in Boston last week. The presenter, Yale's Edward Tufte, opined:

Don't let people tell you analytics are reductionist and take the joy out of sports. They mostly just take the stupidity out of sports.

Is he right?

RotoWire's AL LABR Squad
The 2014 AL LABR auction went down at the Arizona Republic offices in downtown Phoenix Saturday night. It's a 12-team, 5 x 5, AL-only league with 2 C, 1 1B, 1 2B. 1 3B, 1 SS, 1 CI, 1 MI, 5 OF, 1 U and 9 pitchers. Everyone has $260 to spend.
The Problem With Drafting Billy Hamilton
Billy Hamilton went for $28 in the NL LABR auction this past weekend. I discussed this with a fellow writer who participates in Tout Wars with me later this month and we discussed the problem with investing heavily into Hamilton.
Payne's Daily Fantasy Basketball Experiment
Let's see if I can make any money doing daily fantasy hoops.
My 12-Team NFBC RotoWire Online Championship Team
I drafted out of the 11-hole for the "Beat Chris Liss" league. I had done a fair amount of research on optimal roster construction from that slot, and I decided I'd go hitter in the first round, three pitchers in 2-4 and then hitting for the next 10 rounds or so before filling in with upside pitchers late. Of course, few battle plans survive the actual war. Here are the results:

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