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Postby gws226 » Sat May 14, 2005 12:26 pm

rotterdam_82 wrote:Unexpected studs for me have been Webb and Lo Duca. Not too sure whether to include Soriano, I did draft him first round after all.

Busts - Maggs, Wood, Zito, Wells, Drew. Also got Huff in a trade and he's been rather dissapointing. Unlucky huh? I just traded for Chavez too, could it possibly get worse???

Most of my good stuff has been done on the wire. Guys like Lane, Patterson, Izturis, Utley and Dellucci have all carried my team at one point or another.


Ya dude, thats gotta be the worst run of luck.
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Postby nikku88 » Sat May 14, 2005 1:05 pm

I drafted K. Matsui in the 15th, and even there he's a bust. :~(

Wright in the 7th seems too high now. I panic when there were hardly any 3rd basemen left.

D. Lee in the 6th turned out to be great and then managed to combo him for Abreu.

Gonzo in the 19th. Steal.
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Postby The Punisher » Sat May 14, 2005 1:13 pm

I have Burnett but I actually took him pretty high(5th round) besides that my steals probably are

Helton- 2nd round(he obviously will come around)
Roberts- 18th round
Damon-10th round
Bonderman- 13th round
Buehrle- 12th round
Thomson- WW pickup after the draft
Koskie-20th round

Busts

Hideki- 6th round(hopefully he snaps out of it so I cant consider him one)
Kendall- 15th round
Rowand- 11th round
Escobar- 9th round
Macpherson- 17th round
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Postby ja515y » Sat May 14, 2005 1:32 pm

Studs
Kent- 3rd rd. ( He's been playing like a 1st rd. pick)
Clemens- 4th rd. (everyone thought he was too old)
Glaus- 7th rd.
B.Rob- 13th rd.
D. Willis- 17th rd. (even though I traded him for Halladay before the season :-/ )

Busts
Thome- 2nd rd. (1HR then he gets hurt :-[ )
Foulke- 6th rd.
Zito- 8th rd. ( I know, bad pick at that spot)
Kolb- 9th rd.
Graves- 10 rd.
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Postby warrick95 » Sat May 14, 2005 1:37 pm

It's too early to tell, but here's what I have so far in my main league (12 teams):

Studs:
F. Rodriguez (6)
Ryan (8...I actually traded for him...that was where he was drafted)
Glaus (10)
Mauer (10...traded for him, too. Ortiz, Lieberthal, Jeter, and J. Williams for Abreu, Mauer, Furcal ;-D)
Sweeney (14)
Burrell (16)
Penny (17)
Floyd (21)
Barmes (Undrafted)
Turnbow (Undrafted)
Hermanson (Undrafted)

Duds:
Sheets (4...yes, injury)
Wells (7)...PLEASE TURN IT AROUND, VERNON...you were my #1 comeback cat this year!
Takatsu (9...I have Hermanson, so no worries)
P. Wilson (11...my #2 comeback player)
Hidalgo (15...and my third...he's heating up a little, though)

I'd better not jinx any of my studs with this post. :-o
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Postby silverZ » Sat May 14, 2005 2:02 pm

studs...d.lee round 9....kent round 8

busts...v.wells round 5
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Postby davidmarver » Sat May 14, 2005 2:21 pm

Studs:
Klesko - 20th
Roberts - 14th (Didn't think he'd perform THIS well though.)
Morneau - 10th

Duds:
Sheets - $21
Mags - $14
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Postby bleach168 » Sat May 14, 2005 2:27 pm

Not going to list studs cuz that will only jinx it.

Duds:

Bagwell (damn homer pick!?!)
Otsuka (could have gotten the same off ww)
Hawkins (good arm, but a headcase)
Holliday (Can you hit just one home run please?)
Jerome Williams
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Postby beltrans_boy » Sat May 14, 2005 2:43 pm

Studs:
Tejada - 7th overall
Burnett - 8th round
Morneau - 11th round
Pedro - late 3rd round 8-o

Duds:
V-Mart - 6th round
Matsui - 7th round
Foulke - 9th round
Wells - 10th round
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Postby brandnew » Sat May 14, 2005 3:34 pm

Overbay... STUD
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