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Postby seniorpaul » Thu Jul 28, 2005 3:37 pm

Just curious whats going on with this guy? Hows his defense coming along? Is he still hitting well?
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Postby carter » Thu Jul 28, 2005 4:09 pm

same old story.. the errors will go down one day, but not right now. he's still young, learning, and hitting.. look for a call-up this year
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Postby clevername » Sat Jul 30, 2005 7:17 pm

luckily enough, he played just enough last year to void his "rookie" status in my keeper league and the Rays have kept him in the minors all season this year so I can't get a feeling of whether or not to waste a keeper spot on him.

Thanks, Tampa Bay!

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Postby Surfs up » Sun Aug 07, 2005 9:56 pm

At the rate he is making errors. Up to at least 40 now. He may get the call as a DH and remain there. He is hitting and stealing bases. I think he has 34 sbs. He just can't field.
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Postby bigken117 » Sun Aug 07, 2005 10:10 pm

I believe it's not his fielding, it's his throwing...I thought I read most of his E were of that nature. If so, then it's probably in his head because they tell him "work on your defense" so he overthinks it...
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