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Postby Jugemc » Sun May 22, 2005 9:19 am

is baldelli worth keeping on the DL over Nomar?

Yahoo 14 category Roto 8 Team League
Runs, Hits, HR, RBI, Total Bases, AVG, OBP
Wins, Losses, Saves, Hits allowed, Ks, ERA, WHIP

C - Inge
1B - Todd Helton, D. Young (1 start)
2B - Soriano, M Giles (1 start)
3B - Beltre, Ensberg (1 start)
SS - Tejada
OF - M Cabrera, Abreu, Pierre, Drew (3 start)
Util - (2 starts)
DL - Baldelli

SP - Mussina, Oswalt, Beckett, Prior, Garland, Sabathia, Hernandez (4 start)
RP - Batista, Jones, Bernero, Nathan (3 start)
DL - Wood
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Postby someone25 » Sun May 22, 2005 6:23 pm

I'd hang on to Rocco Baldelli.

Nomar Garciaparra's injury bug is just one reason to stay away (while with Boston).

Plus you've got a great SS in Tejada already.

Rocco's SB may be slow to catch on (since that's not a category though, no worries), but the rest of himself should be able to catch up to speed more quickly.

D'Rays line up will actually improve quite a bit when he does return.
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Postby stumpak » Mon May 23, 2005 1:00 pm

It is honestly a tough call. Baldelli has the better chance of actually being on the field for the second half, but how good will he be? ACL recoveries are REALLY slow, and I would expect few SBs from him. Take aways the SBs and he is not that different from guys you can find on the WW. I would tend to role the dice with Garciaparra, who at least has a small chance to be an impact guy down the stretch.

This all assumes you are talking a single season league.
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Postby LooseCannon » Thu May 26, 2005 4:20 pm

In a keeper league I wouldn't drop Nomar.
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Im thinking about Baldelli also.

Postby CitizensHellPark » Thu May 26, 2005 10:46 pm

All things ive heard{Have a home in Tampa} say he'll be fine. Hollins is A pain in that hes so hot he may delay Baldelli pushing back quickly. I think Nomar is now a shadow of his former self. The Curse lives on in him! Im tryin 3 for 2 trades to free up a spot for him. If its him or Nomar go with the youngster! ;-D
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