Meta-laziness

  • 2013 Rays Top Prospects Meta-Analysis: Wil Myers Is The Unanimous Choice As Top Prospect

    2013 Rays Top Prospects Meta-Analysis: Wil Myers Is The Unanimous Choice As Top Prospect

    April 1, 2013 at 9:30 am 3 comments

    It is time for our annual Meta-Analysis of the Rays top prospects. In the science community, a meta-analysis is what we do when we take the work of a bunch of other people, tease the data a little, draw some conclusions that nobody had noticed before, and then pawn it off […]

     
  • Meta-Analysis Rewind: Catching Up With The Rays Top Prospects

    July 20, 2009 at 11:30 am 3 comments

    Back in February we put together a meta-analysis, a comprehensive ranking of the Rays top 14 prospects. With most minor league seasons well into the second-half, let’s take a look at how those prospects are performing to date… David Price – The season has been more growing pains than a […]

     
  • 2009 Tampa Bay Rays Top Prospects Meta-Analysis (Update)

    2009 Tampa Bay Rays Top Prospects Meta-Analysis (Update)

    February 14, 2009 at 11:00 am 3 comments

    In the science community, a meta-analysis is what we do when we don’t want to do any work ourselves and instead want to take the work of a bunch of other people, tease the data a little, draw some conclusions that nobody had noticed before, and then pawn it off […]

     
  • 2009 Tampa Bay Rays Top Prospects Meta-Analysis

    2009 Tampa Bay Rays Top Prospects Meta-Analysis

    February 2, 2009 at 10:00 am 0 comments

    In the science community, a meta-analysis is what we do when we don’t want to do any work ourselves and instead want to take the work of a bunch of other people, tease the data a little, draw some conclusions that nobody had noticed before, and then pawn it off […]

     
  • [FARM SYSTEM] Meta-Analysis Of Tampa Bay Rays’ Top Prospects: A Look Back

    [FARM SYSTEM] Meta-Analysis Of Tampa Bay Rays’ Top Prospects: A Look Back

    November 4, 2008 at 2:27 pm 22 comments

    Last January we performed a meta-analysis of the Rays’ top prospects, in which we built a composite ranking of the top 14 players in the system based on eight different rankings and our own “Trade Value Index“. Let’s take a look back at the list and see how each of […]

     
  • [THE HANGOVER] Carlos Pena Tells Us Nothing…Some Seem To Think It Is Newsworthy

    [THE HANGOVER] Carlos Pena Tells Us Nothing…Some Seem To Think It Is Newsworthy

    January 15, 2008 at 9:55 am 1 comment

    Tampa Bay Rays (30 days until pitchers and catchers report) Just the links today. DEVIL RAYS WEBTOPIA… We have updated our Meta-Analysis of Top Prospects to now include the “Cursory Top Prospect Post” from Rays of Light. Their post is worth a read if just to read the reasoning for […]

     
  • [THE HANGOVER] A Meta-Analysis Of Top Tampa Bay Rays Prospects

    [THE HANGOVER] A Meta-Analysis Of Top Tampa Bay Rays Prospects

    January 10, 2008 at 10:13 am 11 comments

    Tampa Bay Rays (35 days until pitchers and catchers report)[Update 1/15/08: We have added the Top 13 prospect list from Rays of Light.] [Update 1/14/08: We have added Stacy Long’s list of Top 30 prospects to the Meta-Analysis. Long’s list is clearly needed in this meta-analysis as he has seen […]