Kevin Kiermaier isn't the only player who had an unexpected projection at the beginning of this season. Let's take a dive into some better-known players with surprising WAR projections from FanGraphs' modeling of the Oliver projection system.
A projection of the most efficient starting lineup for the perennially offseason-active Detroit Tigers through analysis of the projected starting eight's offensive production capabilities adjusted according to potential slotting in the batting order.
See where we predict Chris Davis will end up in 2013. See what the Texas Rangers are missing, and what the can enjoy in the second half.
We love to predict the future pf players recently drafted, but with how much confidence, subjectivity, and personal interest do we make those forecasts. Moreover, do we need more patience when it comes to the expectations we place on recent draftees?