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Postby rs2k2 » Mon May 23, 2005 2:57 pm

John Buck has been hitting well this week

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H/AB  R  HR  RBI  SB  BB  AVG  OBP  SLG
5/13  3  1   5    0   1  .385 .400 .769

He was pretty highly touted last year...any thoughts on how he will perform this year?
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Re: KC catcher heating up finally?

Postby Box » Mon May 23, 2005 3:09 pm

rs2k2 wrote:John Buck has been hitting well this week

Code: Select all
H/AB  R  HR  RBI  SB  BB  AVG  OBP  SLG
5/13  3  1   5    0   1  .385 .400 .769

He was pretty highly touted last year...any thoughts on how he will perform this year?


Probably like a catcher that still belongs in AAA ball. He'll be too inconsistent to have any kind of fantasy impact this year.
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Postby strong » Mon May 23, 2005 3:13 pm

His numbers do look really good over the last seven games, but I'm not sure if it means too much. I've heard he should be a good power hitter, but it's questionable how good his average or other numbers will be. If you're short at catcher, though, it might not hurt to take a flier on him... especially in AL only leagues.
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Postby acsguitar » Mon May 23, 2005 3:14 pm

KC has a catcher I thought they eliminated that position due to the fact that they have no budget and most balls are hit before reaching the catchers mitt ;-)
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Postby jayman » Mon May 23, 2005 3:30 pm

He can wreck you BA for a week in amazing fashion. Stay away until he shows more consistency.
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Postby AT » Mon May 23, 2005 3:33 pm

acsguitar wrote:KC has a catcher I thought they eliminated that position due to the fact that they have no budget and most balls are hit before reaching the catchers mitt ;-)


That's good stuff ;-D
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Postby tomkatt » Mon May 23, 2005 4:11 pm

Atrophying Testicles wrote:
acsguitar wrote:KC has a catcher I thought they eliminated that position due to the fact that they have no budget and most balls are hit before reaching the catchers mitt ;-)


That's good stuff ;-D


Ha ha ha ha. Agreed.
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Postby prodpaul » Tue May 24, 2005 6:47 am

tomkatt wrote:
Atrophying Testicles wrote:
acsguitar wrote:KC has a catcher I thought they eliminated that position due to the fact that they have no budget and most balls are hit before reaching the catchers mitt ;-)


That's good stuff ;-D


Ha ha ha ha. Agreed.


Man that was funny :-D and the sad part is I am a Royals fan :~(
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Postby kev921 » Tue May 24, 2005 9:18 am

acsguitar wrote:KC has a catcher I thought they eliminated that position due to the fact that they have no budget and most balls are hit before reaching the catchers mitt ;-)


Before we start eliminating players, we'll play only day games and sell off the lights (hey it worked for the Cubs for how many years?) }:-)
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