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Postby bellings » Mon Jan 02, 2006 4:19 am

Is Scott Baker going to be worthwhile in fantasy land? From what I understand, he's going to be a solid pitcher for the Twins, but nothing special. I know that any REAL team would love to have him, but is he going to be worth anything in fantasy?
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Postby Scarp » Mon Jan 02, 2006 11:15 am

I am really high on him. I think aside from above average stuff and great control, he has the intangibles that seperate great minor league pitchers from successful major league pitchers. He knows how to work hitters and has improved at every stage of his development.
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Postby Jenkins » Tue Jan 03, 2006 2:55 am

I think he is definite fantasy material. His upside is limited, but he will be in a great pitching park with great relief pitchers. Give him a lead and he should get plenty of wins.
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Postby bigken117 » Tue Jan 03, 2006 9:24 am

He'll have respectable ratios as well. I will be calling his name late on draft day.
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Postby Niffoc4 » Tue Jan 03, 2006 11:09 am

The only cat he probably won't help you in is K's...
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Postby Scarp » Tue Jan 03, 2006 12:19 pm

my AL league is K-BB. I think he will be around +100 since his control is so good.
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