Buehrle vs. Foppert - Fantasy Baseball Cafe 2015 Fantasy Baseball Cafe
100% Deposit Bonus for Cafe Members!

Return to Baseball Leftovers

Buehrle vs. Foppert

Moderator: Baseball Moderators

Buehrle vs. Foppert

Postby Peja and Bibby » Sun Jun 08, 2003 10:06 pm

please help me out. i am currently 33 innings over the limit (not much i know) should i start buehrle, foppert, both or niether. thanks for your input. its a comisky if that helps.
Peja and Bibby
College Coach
College Coach

User avatar

Posts: 146
Joined: 13 Apr 2003
Home Cafe: Baseball
Location: Batting behind Barry

Postby Nero » Sun Jun 08, 2003 11:20 pm

Foppert...but start him if he's at home
Nero
Minor League Mentor
Minor League Mentor

User avatar

Posts: 615
Joined: 10 Oct 2002
Home Cafe: Football

Postby jdh » Sun Jun 08, 2003 11:27 pm

Buerhle has had three straight quality starts right now, and could have won all three with better run support. Foppert is an unproven and inconsistent rookie with a 4.58 ERA and 1.55 WHIP. Since it seems like Buerhle is turning it around, I'd start him. In a mixed league, Foppert isn't even worth having on your roster because he is too inconsistent. Unless it's a keeper league, he's waiver material.
jdh
General Manager
General Manager

User avatar

Posts: 2760
Joined: 5 Apr 2003
Home Cafe: Baseball
Location: Halifax, NS

Postby Nero » Sun Jun 08, 2003 11:42 pm

a little bit of a bias no??

funny how you talk about Buehrle's 3 most recent starts but still use Foppert's season long production

in the same time frame...last three games here's the comparison...Fopperts numbers first

Record: 1-2, 0-2
IP: 16, 18.1
ER: 7, 5
K: 12, 11

I don't see any numbers that clearly indicate that one is better than the other...

keep in mind you're also using Buehrle's 3 best games of the season and comparing it against Fopperts last 3...
Nero
Minor League Mentor
Minor League Mentor

User avatar

Posts: 615
Joined: 10 Oct 2002
Home Cafe: Football

Postby jdh » Sun Jun 08, 2003 11:46 pm

Buerhle actually started the season on fire, and had a 1.50 or so ERA through his first 4 starts. He then had 5 or 6 terrible starts, and now 3 good ones, so I'd ride him while he's on a hot streak.
jdh
General Manager
General Manager

User avatar

Posts: 2760
Joined: 5 Apr 2003
Home Cafe: Baseball
Location: Halifax, NS

Postby Peja and Bibby » Mon Jun 09, 2003 12:58 am

so just beuhrle says jah and just foppert for nero and eftda? anyone else i need some W's and to lower the whip and era. and its in chicago like i said before.
Peja and Bibby
College Coach
College Coach

User avatar

Posts: 146
Joined: 13 Apr 2003
Home Cafe: Baseball
Location: Batting behind Barry

Postby jdh » Mon Jun 09, 2003 1:11 am

well Buerhle is a career 20-13 with a 3.56 ERA at Comiskey/US Cellular. Neither is likely to be very helpful to your WHIP because Buerhle gives up too many hits and Foppert walks too many guys.
jdh
General Manager
General Manager

User avatar

Posts: 2760
Joined: 5 Apr 2003
Home Cafe: Baseball
Location: Halifax, NS

Postby Peja and Bibby » Wed Jun 11, 2003 1:32 am

they matchup is tommorrow can i please get a few more responses? i am also thinking about starting brett myers and dontrelle willis. are all 4 viable options? thanks a lot
Peja and Bibby
College Coach
College Coach

User avatar

Posts: 146
Joined: 13 Apr 2003
Home Cafe: Baseball
Location: Batting behind Barry

Postby knowledgable » Wed Jun 11, 2003 5:29 pm

I would start foppert myers and Willis out of those 3.
Willis-starting against Mil he wil get a lot of K's and a Win
Foppert- playing agasint bad sox team. should get W
Myers-quietly emerging as a solid starter in MLB.
knowledgable


Home Cafe: Football
Friendliness: %

Next

Return to Baseball Leftovers

Who is online

Users browsing this forum: No registered users and 9 guests

cron
Forums Articles & Tips Sleepers Rankings Leagues


Get Ready...
The 2015 MLB season starts in 21:33 hours
(and 92 days)

  • Fantasy Baseball
  • Article Submissions
  • Privacy Statement
  • Site Survey 
  • Contact