The concept behind Flags Fly Forever is that we will aim to cover fewer topics in greater detail than your average fantasy podcast–generally four to five per episode. If you have suggestions for future topics, you can e-mail us at the link below.

This week's topics:
Hello! Housekeeping!
Anthony Gose For Luke Gregerson

And everything you need to listen and enjoy is below this line that I'm typing right now:

Download Here (51:34)
RSS Feed
iTunes Feed
Email Us
Sponsor Us

Thank you for reading

This is a free article. If you enjoyed it, consider subscribing to Baseball Prospectus. Subscriptions support ongoing public baseball research and analysis in an increasingly proprietary environment.

Subscribe now
You need to be logged in to comment. Login or Subscribe
Great tags. I liked the discussion about trade logic, and that got me thinking about something else.

When you discussed Vickrey FAAB bidding in previous episodes, you guys usually say something along the lines of "wanting a player and putting a high bid, but that can backfire if someone else really wants the player too."

Isn't the point of a Vickrey system that you can say "I would pay $45 for this player, but I wouldn't pay $46." The way you guys discuss it, it's as if you throw a $60 bid and hope for the best, even if you would be unhappy if you had to pay anything over $45.

I need to write an article about Vickrey as I'm getting a lot of questions.