What happened to Oswalt? - Fantasy Baseball Cafe 2014 Fantasy Baseball Cafe
100% Deposit Bonus for Cafe Members!

Return to Baseball Leftovers

What happened to Oswalt?

Moderator: Baseball Moderators

Postby Leiter Fan » Wed Jun 11, 2003 11:59 pm

"Oswalt strained his right groin and left in the second inning. He looked toward catcher Brad Ausmus after his second pitch of the inning, his 23rd of the game, and immediately was replaced.

Oswalt originally hurt his groin May 15 while running the bases against Pittsburgh and was on the disabled list until May 31. He planned to return to Houston on Thursday for an MRI."


http://sports.yahoo.com/mlb/recap?gid=230611110
Leiter Fan
Major League Manager
Major League Manager

User avatar

Posts: 1958
(Past Year: 2)
Joined: 18 May 2003
Home Cafe: Baseball
Location: Brooklyn, NY

Postby DGroundhog » Thu Jun 12, 2003 6:07 am

He jumped up way too far in this years rankings. He's one of my favorite pitchers, but I wasn't going to take him in the first 2-3 rounds.

Next year will be a fine year to draft him...in the 5th round or so. He's 4th round quality, but he was an injury waiting to happen.

There were lots of warnings out there.
Image

[b][size=18]70*[/size][/b]
* Steroid induced record
DGroundhog
Major League Manager
Major League Manager

User avatar

Posts: 1390
Joined: 3 Mar 2003
Home Cafe: Baseball

Postby Phatjimmy » Thu Jun 12, 2003 10:26 am

Warnings?? What warnings? Warnings that he would be having groin problems??? The only thing people should have worried about were the innings and his arm.

The guy is a top 5 NL-only pitcher and will be next year, too. He could fall to the 2nd round in NL-only leagues, but no further.
"This was supposed to be the summer of George!!!"
Phatjimmy
Softball Supervisor
Softball Supervisor

User avatar

Posts: 92
Joined: 9 Jun 2003
Home Cafe: Baseball
Location: Houston

Postby Super GM » Thu Jun 12, 2003 3:22 pm

Haha! The Yanks got got nothin but blanks. No hitter, how pathetic for a team that wants to win the world series...
Image
Super GM
General Manager
General Manager

User avatar

Posts: 3746
Joined: 23 Feb 2003
Home Cafe: Baseball
Location: On the mound striking out Barry Bonds

Postby Leiter Fan » Thu Jun 12, 2003 6:39 pm

Has anyone heard the results of the MRI yet?
Leiter Fan
Major League Manager
Major League Manager

User avatar

Posts: 1958
(Past Year: 2)
Joined: 18 May 2003
Home Cafe: Baseball
Location: Brooklyn, NY

Previous

Return to Baseball Leftovers

Who is online

Users browsing this forum: esf1, GRIN, JCD, unioreimi and 8 guests

Forums Articles & Tips Sleepers Rankings Leagues


Today's Games
Saturday, Aug. 30
(All times are EST, weather icons show forecast for game time)

NY Yankees at Toronto
(1:07 pm)
Detroit at Chi White Sox
(1:10 pm)
Chi Cubs at St. Louis
(2:15 pm)
Cincinnati at Pittsburgh
(4:05 pm)
Minnesota at Baltimore
(7:05 pm)
Boston at Tampa Bay
(7:10 pm)
indoors
Philadelphia at NY Mets
(7:10 pm)
Cleveland at Kansas City
(7:10 pm)
Texas at Houston
(7:10 pm)
Detroit at Chi White Sox
(7:10 pm)
Miami at Atlanta
(7:10 pm)
Colorado at Arizona
(8:10 pm)
Chi Cubs at St. Louis
(8:15 pm)
LA Dodgers at San Diego
(8:40 pm)
Oakland at LA Angels
(9:05 pm)
Milwaukee at San Francisco
(9:05 pm)
Washington at Seattle
(9:10 pm)

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