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draft help, help with some pitchers and catchers please?

Postby kage812004 » Fri Feb 17, 2006 6:31 pm

i have a 10 team draft this weekend with a bunch of coworkers and friends and i obviously want to do well. i never draft pitchers or catchers early so my question is who are a few pitchers and catchers that i should look for in the later rounds that could have a great year? i know florida got some catcher from the mets in that trade who is supposed to be good? any help on this would be great.

also any other people to keep a eye out late, i know florida has another kid at 1st base and atlanta has a young stud inthe outfield, what are peoples thoughts on these or any others?
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Postby glcmustliveon » Fri Feb 17, 2006 6:45 pm

Wow, its amazing how you managed to not mention any players name, you mustve heard about the MLB charging for use of their stats and team names ;-) ;-) , anyway, a catcher who you should look at in the later rounds could be Benjie Molina, he wont win the league for you but he should be a good value, or maybe a younger catcher like McCann would be a much better option, As for pitchers, take your pick, but I think Escobar should go lower than he should
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Postby sLim » Fri Feb 17, 2006 6:52 pm

some catchers that there seems to be some hype around are mccann, willingham, torreabla, and mathis
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Postby TheYanks04 » Fri Feb 17, 2006 6:56 pm

Unless you are playing in a very deep league or are carrying 2 C on the roster, there is no need to worry wrt catchers. Just pick a decent one in the round 13-16 range. Barrett, AJ Pierz, Posada, Ramon hernandez, etc are all decent options.

As for SPs, a total pot luck guessign game. Plenty of potetial guys around...but whether they actually produce is anyone's guess.
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Postby kage812004 » Fri Feb 17, 2006 7:29 pm

whats the deal with Mike Jacobs for Florida, anyone know anything about this kid or projections? i believe he qualifies as catcher, but when i looked in yahoo he was under 1stbase, but by his name it said catcher?

the braves outfielder i was talking about is Francoeur
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