UPDATED: January 23 at 11:45pm ET

Labeling a player as a potential bust comes with some apprehension. Breakouts or career years occur, so discerning how to assess them in a market which slants to recency bias becomes difficult. To filter out some of the noise, take a look under the hood when assessing players in the early top-200 of average draft position (ADP) to see where potential pitfalls or fool's gold lies for the 2021 season. It's alright if one disagrees with a player on the list, just be sure the end justifies the means when paying full price for a player who enhances a risk profile.

Without further ado, here's the busts based on draft capital:

Trevor Bauer , SP - Free Agent

  • 2020 Statistics - 5-4, 11 games...