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Postby Pitchng Poor » Thu Jun 05, 2003 9:38 pm

I got him tonight, dropped B Molina for him. What a daring move.
The kid looks great.
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Postby sinicalypse » Thu Jun 05, 2003 9:42 pm

put it in the books. looper nailed it down, so the kid is now 4-1 thanks to his seven shutout innings. considering that he's essentially replaced tony armas jr as my three league pitcher, i am rather impressed and, well, unfortunately kind of counting on this kid to be a big gun up there with prior, mulder, etc
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Postby tjhksig » Fri Jun 06, 2003 12:06 am

I must say I'm impressed by this guy, even though his WHIP is higher than I'd like. I started him in two of my leagues and reaped the rewards, but do you guys think I should drop C.C. Sabathia for him in my other league?

C.C. got rocked today but it was Coors, he's done pretty well the last month, but I know Willis won't last on the WW much longer. They both have comparable schedules the next month.

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Thanks for the input.
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Postby DGroundhog » Fri Jun 06, 2003 1:11 am

He looked good shutting down the team he rooted for as a kid. I liked hearing he was a Vida Blue fan. I also have been waiting for his starts recently. I've claimed and waived many a pitcher this year, but Willis is one I'm most happy with.

I didn't expect 0 ER, but he did look good. You can see he will get the K's. With them high black sox going, it looks like he has about a 48 inch inseam.
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Postby demoflauchy » Fri Jun 06, 2003 12:25 pm

I'm in on the bandwagon. Dropped CC for him minutes ago... With the recent high pitch counts for other FL pitchers, do you think this kid will end up with AJ & Becket? Here's hoping this guy will be an anchor!!!
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Postby Komodo Dragon » Fri Jun 06, 2003 1:03 pm

i seriously think this kid is one of those hidden fantasy gems of the year....from what i saw so far, he has mean stuff! Go Dontrelle...
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Postby quickfingerz » Fri Jun 06, 2003 4:36 pm

Willis lived by me. He went to a rival high school of mine. Good straight head on his shoulder. Hardest worker of anyone that competed in our league including Jason Kidd.
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