Marcus Giles value - Fantasy Baseball Cafe 2014 Fantasy Baseball Cafe
100% Deposit Bonus for Cafe Members!

Return to Baseball Leftovers

Marcus Giles value

Moderator: Baseball Moderators

Marcus Giles value

Postby JamesBond007 » Sun Jun 15, 2003 5:54 pm

im sure this may have been discussed before but...

what do you think of marcus giles? i kinda see his career maybe going in the direction of bret boone. he has supposedly always had the bat but never the PT or glove. it seems that has been overcome and he is turning in a fine season. best of all he is just 25 and his best seasons should be yet to come. how would you rank him among 2b for a keeper league? soriano would most definitely be #1. i would consider Giles as possibly a top-5 pick at 2b. anybody else got an opinion on this? i am trying to load up my keeper roster with the best infield that i can get and im pretty set on every position except 2b. i already tried to trade for soriano but his asking price was way too high for me. i think Giles would be pretty affordable right now and if his career is just taking off, it would be nice to get him now while hes cheap and hang onto him. any thoughts?
-----J
JamesBond007
Minor League Mentor
Minor League Mentor

User avatar

Posts: 386
Joined: 17 Jan 2003
Home Cafe: Baseball

Postby tjhksig » Sun Jun 15, 2003 6:15 pm

I think Giles is great for a keeper league. Boone and Kent are in their mid 30's, and I think Giles has a nice upside; looks at his family genes. For a keeper, yes he's valuable. Less so in non-keeper's b/c Boone, Kent, and maybe Vidro will outplay him the next few years.
tjhksig
Major League Manager
Major League Manager

User avatar

Posts: 1111
Joined: 1 May 2003
Home Cafe: Baseball
Location: Legging out a triple


Return to Baseball Leftovers

Who is online

Users browsing this forum: footballisbetter.com, Johnesmype, slink and 7 guests

cron
Forums Articles & Tips Sleepers Rankings Leagues


Today's Games
Thursday, Apr. 17
(All times are EST, weather icons show forecast for game time)

Atlanta at Philadelphia
(1:05 pm)
Cleveland at Detroit
(1:08 pm)
Toronto at Minnesota
(1:10 pm)
Seattle at Texas
(2:05 pm)
LA Dodgers at San Francisco
(3:45 pm)
Colorado at San Diego
(6:40 pm)
Milwaukee at Pittsburgh
(7:05 pm)
St. Louis at Washington
(7:05 pm)
NY Yankees at Tampa Bay
(7:10 pm)
indoors
Boston at Chi White Sox
(8:10 pm)
Kansas City at Houston
(8:10 pm)

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