FanGraphs Audio: Tom Zentmeyer, President of WhatIfSports

Episode 295
Tom Zentmeyer is the president of WhatIfSports and was integral to that site’s creation of Hardball Dynasty, an online simulation that allows one to become both GM and manager of a fictional major-league franchise.

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Smart guy. Cool game.


I want to try Harball Dynasty. I looked at the open world universe and there aren’t any open leagues (non-private ones). Do they periodically open new public leagues through the year and I should just sit tight or should I attempt to join a league in year 20? There would seem to be a steep learning curve here…