Okay guys....Who remembers back in 2001 and 2002? - Fantasy Baseball Cafe 2015 Fantasy Baseball Cafe
100% Deposit Bonus for Cafe Members!

Return to Baseball Leftovers

Okay guys....Who remembers back in 2001 and 2002?

Moderator: Baseball Moderators

Is Hinske going to break out this year?

Yes
5
29%
No
12
71%
 
Total votes : 17

Okay guys....Who remembers back in 2001 and 2002?

Postby thomasps3 » Thu Apr 14, 2005 2:04 pm

Hey guys, I'm looking for some info on Eric Hinske's minor league scouting reports. Did everybody think he was a high-ceiling type, or was he more of a reach his potential his first year with little improvement later on?

Reason I'm asking is I'm trying to figure if at age 27, has he hit his prime and is ready to break out to his full potential, or is he primed for another -04 campaign?


Thanks!!!!
Image
thomasps3
Major League Manager
Major League Manager

User avatar
Cafe WriterMock(ing) Drafter
Posts: 1672
(Past Year: 1)
Joined: 2 Jan 2004
Home Cafe: Baseball
Location: Giving BIG UPS to Teddy BallGame for the AWESOME SIG

Postby TheRawDAWG » Thu Apr 14, 2005 2:13 pm

I think Hinske can reach his 2002 numbers. And maybe steal 20 bags as well. I don't think he's much better than that. He may have a 30 homers season in him at some point. But I believe he'll settle into a 20-27 HR, 85-95 RBI, 85 R, .285 AVE, 15 SB type of guy. Pretty good but not spectacular. He's left 3rd base behind so he can totally concentrate on his hitting. And so far, so good.
Barry Bonds for US president.
TheRawDAWG
Minor League Mentor
Minor League Mentor


Posts: 819
Joined: 16 Feb 2004
Home Cafe: Football
Location: Roy Halladay Bandwagon

Postby phunkadelic » Thu Apr 14, 2005 3:33 pm

hinske was always looked at as a high ceiling sort of third baseman.

But then again, so was Brandon Larson <img src=/forums/images/smiles/kiss.gif>
phunkadelic
Minor League Mentor
Minor League Mentor

User avatar
Pick 3 Weekly Winner
Posts: 707
Joined: 8 Apr 2003
Home Cafe: Baseball
Location: Riding the Bench with Freel


Return to Baseball Leftovers

Who is online

Users browsing this forum: No registered users and 3 guests

Forums Articles & Tips Sleepers Rankings Leagues


Get Ready...
The 2015 MLB season starts in 10:07 hours
(and 90 days)

  • Fantasy Baseball
  • Article Submissions
  • Privacy Statement
  • Site Survey 
  • Contact