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Postby json929 » Wed Jul 13, 2005 6:50 am

In 7 or 8 years what will the all-star game rosters look like? (now obviously there will be plenty of older players playing then like Beltran or Vlad and just over 25 yr olds like Santana but bear with me here.

Here are my rankings of each positions best young players who have a chance to play in the midseason classic several years from now...

C-
1. Joe Mauer
2. Brian McCann
3. Ryan Doumit
4. Yadier Molina
5. Josh Willingham

1st
1. Justin Morneau
2. Daric Barton
3. Casey Kotchman
4. Prince Fielder

2nd-
1. Rickie Weeks
2. Dustin Pedroia
3. Chris Burke
4. Robinson Cano

SS-
1. Justin Upton
2. Khalil Greene
3. Jose Reyes
4. Clint Barmes

3rd-
1. David Wright
2. Andy Marte
3. Hank Blalock
4. Dallas McPherson
5. Andy LaRoche

OF-
1. Miguel Cabrera
2. Delmon Young
3. Grady Sizemore
4. Carl Crawford
5. Wily Mo Pena
6. Jeff Francoeur
7. Nick Swisher
8. Jeremy Hermida
9. Willy Taveras

Big League Position not determined:
1. Ian Stewart
2. Joel Guzman
3. B.J. Upton
4. Hanley Ramirez

SP-
1. Jake Peavy
2. Mark Prior
3. Rich Harden
4. Dontrelle Willis
5. Felix Hernandez
6. Carlos Zambrano
7. Jeremy Bonderman
8. C.C. Sabathia
9. Brandon McCarthy
10. Scott Kazmir
11. Anthony Reyes
12. Jeff Francis
13. Zach Duke
14. Brett Myers
15. Dan Haren
16. Ervin Santana
17. Matt Cain
18. Joe Blanton
19. Scott Olsen
20. Justin Verlander
21. Daniel Cabrera
22. Gustavo Chacin
23. Jon Pabelbon
24. Zack Greinke
25. Kyle Davies
26. Noah Lowry
27. Merkin Valdez

RP-
1. Francisco Rodriguez
2. Chad Cordero
3. Huston Street
4. Ryan Wagner


Honorable Mentions(25 years old)

1. Mark Teixeira
2. Bobby Crosby
3. Josh Beckett
4. Rafael Soriano
5. Chase Utley
6. Cesar Izturis
7. Felipe Lopez
8. Ryan Howard
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Postby bigh0rt » Wed Jul 13, 2005 6:55 am

Pretty good list. Excellent first post! ;-D

I think Utley deserves more than an Honorable Mention. ;-)
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Postby HAC Wolves » Wed Jul 13, 2005 8:12 am

Pretty good list except id put J Upton at OF since he is prolly mopvin there in a few years
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Postby Pacman » Wed Jul 13, 2005 8:14 am

Nice post, rookie.



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Postby raiders_umpire » Wed Jul 13, 2005 8:52 am

welcome to the cafe....


excellent first post....


but personally i would move tex, utley, and bj upton up to the top of their respective positions....
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Postby joeg24 » Wed Jul 13, 2005 9:14 am

I think thye are in the honerable mention as they are 25 already.. isn't that what U-25 means?
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Postby jzfran » Wed Jul 13, 2005 9:40 am

Pujols is 25. Where is he? Otherwise, good post for a rook. Pujols, I think, has the best chance to break Aarons record out of any active player today.
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Postby Nuclear29 » Wed Jul 13, 2005 10:28 am

Utley is going to be 27 this year.
You go there once, you'll be there twice.
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Postby Rirruto » Wed Jul 13, 2005 10:58 am

jzfran wrote:Pujols is 25. Where is he? Otherwise, good post for a rook. Pujols, I think, has the best chance to break Aarons record out of any active player today.

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Postby acsguitar » Wed Jul 13, 2005 11:02 am

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