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Postby jake_twothousandfive » Fri Apr 25, 2008 5:10 pm

trevisc wrote:I got burned by Beckett in 3 leagues. Prior is 1500% better!

I'm going to have to go against the majority and go with Beckett here. I think Prior is being overused right now and is at risk of being worn down by Baker. In a couple of years he's probably going to be a shell of his former self and will likely be shipped off to some team in hopes of rejuvinating his career (possibly the Padres).

Beckett on the other hand should have a more lasting career and IMO has the mentality to be a force in the playoffs. I wouldn't be surprised to see him end his career with a couple of World Series Rings.
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Postby Yoda » Fri Apr 25, 2008 5:21 pm

^^ lol
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Postby j24jags » Fri Apr 25, 2008 5:46 pm

hahahahah i just cracked up at my computer

jake do you realize this thread is like 3 years old
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Postby jake_twothousandfive » Fri Apr 25, 2008 5:49 pm

j24jags wrote:hahahahah i just cracked up at my computer

jake do you realize this thread is like 3 years old

LOL, yeah I did. I was hoping to catch a few people off guard before someone caught on. :-b :-D

It's more like 5 years old though. It's really crappy weather outside right now (we've gotten about 4 inches of snow in a couple of hours here in South Dakota). I had plans tonight but I can't go anywhere with the weather so crappy. I was hoping for a good laugh while I'm just sitting here in my dorm room.
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Postby Matthias » Fri Apr 25, 2008 5:51 pm

jake_twothousandfive wrote:
trevisc wrote:I got burned by Beckett in 3 leagues. Prior is 1500% better!

I'm going to have to go against the majority and go with Beckett here. I think Prior is being overused right now and is at risk of being worn down by Baker. In a couple of years he's probably going to be a shell of his former self and will likely be shipped off to some team in hopes of rejuvinating his career (possibly the Padres).

Beckett on the other hand should have a more lasting career and IMO has the mentality to be a force in the playoffs. I wouldn't be surprised to see him end his career with a couple of World Series Rings.

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